Home workstation 2020

As usage of a PC for resource-greedy calculations is work and hobby and lifestyle, the home PC has been under continuous upgrade for decades. Its applications include:

An attempt to have a reserve for performance and upgradability together with low noise and adequate price led to:

assembly 1

assembly 2

main unit



I had to remove a perfect entertainment sound card (Asus Xonar D2X) due to incompatibility with a new chipset, and I got rid of several old devices. However, during this I lost a video capture feature and a live view from a photo camera (Fujifilm). Moreover, I still need a PCI-e oscillograph. So, the upgrade is still in progress:).