Velocity Micro Announces AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processor-Powered ProMagix HD150 Workstation
Optimized for CPU-intensive applications, AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processors and WRX80 chipset bring supercomputer performance into the lab or studio.
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March 8, 2021
Velocity Micro, builder of enthusiast desktops, laptops, high-performance computing solutions and professional workstations, announces immediate availability of an AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processor-powered workstation—the ProMagix HD150. Designed for CPU-intensive applications like data calculation, rendering, machine learning and AI, the HD150 exclusively features Asus WRX80 motherboards with up to 128 CPU-threads and 2TB of eight-channel DDR4 ECC Registered RAM, all in a standard ATX desktop form factor.
This workstation can be optimized for any professional workflow to help reduce render times on even the most complex projects. Configurations start at $4,629.
“Our heritage is rooted in building expertly crafted, ultra-powerful desktop workstations for demanding professionals, and has been since I founded the company in 1992,” says Randy Copeland, president and CEO of Velocity Micro. “With the inclusion of the Threadripper PRO into our workstation line, we now have the most powerful, versatile set of professional solutions available anywhere. The performance advantages and resulting productivity boost to CPU intensive workflows are nothing short of incredible.”
“The Velocity Micro ProMagix HD150, powered by AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processors, delivers the extreme performance and robust security features to handle the most demanding professional environments,” says Chris Kilburn, corporate vice president and general manager, client component business unit, AMD. “Whether it’s artists and creators developing stunning visual effects or architects and engineers working with large datasets and complex visualizations, users can be confident their system has the power to get the job done.”
Key features of the new ProMagix HD150 with AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processors include:
- up to 64 cores/128 threads @ 4.2GHz Boost and 256MB total cache;
- Asus WRX80 motherboards including the Pro WS WRX80E-SAGE SE Wi-Fi;
- up to 2TB of DDR4 error-correcting code registered eight-channel RAM;
- 128 PCIe Gen 4.0 lanes;
- full ATX, all aluminum Velocity Micro custom chassis designed for optimal airflow and thermals;
- closed-loop liquid cooling solution for quiet operation, even under load; and
- 100% U.S.-based lifetime support.
All Velocity Micro workstations ship from and are supported in Richmond, VA, with no preinstalled bloatware. To custom configure a ProMagix HD150 powered by WRX80 and AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO Processors or another workstation PC, visit VelocityMicro.com.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.
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