If you need the best performance possible performance in After Effects, this workstation with an Intel Core i7 9700K or Core i9 9900K is currently the best you can get. There are certainly more expensive CPU options available, but the latest versions of Ae are not able to take advantage of higher CPU core counts which makes the relatively affordable "consumer" Intel CPUs the current king of performance.
This platform supports up to 128GB of RAM, a range of NVIDIA-based video cards, and features dual Thunderbolt 3 ports. 10G networking and a Blackmagic Deckink video monitoring card are also available.
If you are not sure which hardware choice is right for you we recommend reading through the Recommended Hardware section. And as always, don't hesitate to contact one of our sales consultants if you require assistance or a hardware configuration that is not covered by our recommended systems.
Monthly Payment Options
We know that the purchase of a PC can be a large investment! Puget Systems is pleased to offer two options receive the best hardware for your workload with low, predictable, monthly payments:
Hardware and software never stops advancing, and the right PC for your workflow can quickly change over time. That's why Puget Systems has partnered with LiftForward to redefine ownership with business leasing, providing a 24-month subscription option. It's an easy way to get the best hardware today, while allowing you to upgrade to a new PC every two years! When your subscription is finished, your hardware is returned and is repurposed to start a new life in schools, developing countries, and communities in need. You then can repeat the process with brand new hardware, so you are always up to date.
Puget Systems has also partnered with Affirm to provide consumer financing, allowing you to make your purchase via easy monthly payments over 24 months. Enrolling is quick and easy. Enter a few pieces of information for a real-time decision. Checking your eligibility won't affect your credit score. Affirm has no hidden fees. You know up front exactly what you'll owe, with no hidden costs and no surprises.