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Dream WS

Performance workstation computer

This build with the included parts below is our current technology standard for a performance workstation computer.

The Dream WS is designed to be a performance workstation computer for heavy workloads that can also be built up as a server. Multi-core CPU, large memory, feature rich motherboard, fast storage, great looking case, quality PSU and all the connectors you need. Upgradeable and expandable!

If you want to customize any part below, no problem, just contact us. All our PCs are shipped fully assembled with operating system pre-installed, unless you ask for a PC assembly project for a fun learning experience.

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Included parts in your Dream WS!

CPU processor chip

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X

12 cores, 24 threads, base clock 3.8 GHz, Max boost clock up to 4.6 GHz, 64 MB L3 Cache, Unlocked, 7nm, Zen 2 architecture.
Multi-task at blazing speeds with this 3rd Generation AMD Zen 2 CPU!

You don't need to but you can anytime upgrade your CPU to the highest AMD Ryzen 9 CPU! See how we choose a CPU.

CPU Cooler

Wraith PRISM

AMD includes with the above CPU this CPU cooler which drives down the cost of the computer. Increased motherboard and RAM compatibility by minimizing the profile and added direct-contact heat pipes and fan overclocking control to increase thermal effectiveness. RGB LEDs around the illuminated light ring and transparent fan blades.
High quality air cooler keeps your CPU chill!

You don't need to but you can anytime upgrade your CPU Cooler to liquid cooling!

Video Card

MSi Radeon RX 5500 XT MECH 8G OC

Base clock 1647 MHz, boost clock up to 1845 MHz, memory 8GB GDDR6, memory speed 14 Gbps, memory bus 128-bit, PCI Express 4.0, cores 1408 units, outputs - 3 x DisplayPort (v1.4) & 1 HDMI 2.0b, maximum displays 4, VR ready, digital max resolution 7680x4320, two TORX fans 3.0.

This is a powerful video card but if your workloads need more GPU power in the future you can upgrade anytime to an even higher video card! See how we choose a video card.

Memory

16 GB Kit (2 x 8 GB) Crucial Ballistix DDR4-3200 UDIMMs, CL16, 1.35V, Non-ECC, Unbuffered DIMMs.

Two 8 GB memory sticks for 16 GB total. Runs in dual channel mode.
Run big files with large memory with high clock speeds and low latencies!

Plenty of memory but you can increase memory anytime you might need up to 128 GB! See how we choose memory.

Motherboard

MSi MPG X570 GAMING PLUS

Size & Chipset: MSi ATX size motherboard with AMD X570 Chipset.
CPU support: AMD Socket AM4, supports 3rd & 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen / Ryzen with Radeon Vega Graphics processors.
Memory support: 4 DDR4 memory slots up to 128 GB maximum, memory speeds up to DDR4 3200 MHz (DDR4 4400 OC) UDIMMs, ECC support (non-ECC mode), non-ECC, un-buffered, dual channel support.
Expansion slots: 1 PCIe 4.0/3.0 x16 slot running at x16, 1 PCIe 4.0/3.0 x16 slot running at x4, 3 PCIe 3.0 x1 slots.
Display Ports: 1 HDMI 1.4 port (max. resolution of 4096 x 2160 @ 24Hz), also see video card section for additional display ports.
Storage support: 1 M.2 socket supports a PCIe 4.0/3.0 x4 M.2 SSD, 1 M.2 socket supports a PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 SSD or SATA 6Gb/s SSD, 6 SATA 6Gb/s ports. Raid support.
USB support: 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports (1 Type-A & 1 Type-C at case rear), 6 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports (2 at case front, 4 at case rear, 2 more optionally available by headers), 2 USB 2.0 ports (2 at case rear, 4 more optionally available by headers).
Audio support: Supports 7.1 channel HD audio by Realtek ALC1220 Codec, 6 audio jacks including 1 Optical S/PDIF out at case rear, see case section for front audio ports.
Internet/LAN support: 1 Realtek 8111H Gigabit LAN Controller with RJ45 jack at case rear.
And more features! Wow!

This rock solid feature rich motherboard is the foundation of your PC, an open platform you can upgrade and add parts anytime! See how we choose a motherboard.

SSD Solid state drive

Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 500 GB M.2 PCIe Gen 3.0 x4, NVMe 1.3

Capacity 500 GB, sequential read up to 3,500 MB/s, sequential write up to 3,200 MB/s, random read (4KB, QD32) up to 480,000 IOPS, random write (4KB, QD32) up to 550,000 IOPS, random read (4KB, QD1) up to 19,000 IOPS, random write (4KB, QD1) up to 60,000 IOPS!

Incredible PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe SSD speed! Way faster boot up of your OS and loading of your main apps! If you want more storage you can always add more SSDs or traditional hard drives.

With USB flash drives a DVD player and writer is less important, so in this build we've dropped it. By the way an external DVD drive can always be added anytime in the future.

See how we choose a hard drive and/or solid state drive.

Case

LIAN LI LANCOOL ONE Digital

E-ATX / ATX / Micro-ATX, Tower, black, expansion slots 7+2. Supports 4 x 2.5" SSDs and 2 x 3.5" HDDs. Front ports - 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C port, 2 x USB 3.0 ports, HD Audio. Supports up to 2 x 360 mm radiators one on the front and one on the top, and 1 x 120mm radiator at the rear. 2 x 120mm fans included one on the front and one on the rear, up to 9 fans supported not even including video card and PSU fans! For case rear USB, ethernet, audio and display ports please see Motherboard section.

Stay cool with a great looking case with plenty of room for future upgrades, or even reuse it in your next build! See how we choose a computer case.

PSU Power supply unit

Seasonic FOCUS PLUS 750 GOLD 750 Watts

750 Watts, 80PLUS Gold efficiency, 120 mm fan, hybrid silent fan control, fanless until 30% load, high performance Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) fan, fully modular, flat black cables. Cables include 2 x (8/6 pin + 8/6 pin) PCIe, 8 SATA, 2 x 8/4 pin CPU and more.
Power on with a quiet stable PSU with reserve power and spare connectors for future upgrades up to multi video cards and more!

Plenty of power and connectors in this unit! See how we choose a PSU.

Pre-installed Operating System

Choose an operating system OS that you want pre-installed on your PC from the choices below. To order the OS you want, before you click 'Add to Cart' for your PC select that OS from the drop down menu.

We recommend Linux Mint or Ubuntu, hey it drops the price of the PC for you and they're very cool! If you want any other Linux distro, for example Debian, openSUSE, Mageia or Fedora no problem just let us know we'll install that instead! Choose Windows if you need it for a specific purpose.

See how you save on a new PC with Linux and also how we choose the OS.

Recent updates to OS choices

May 8, 2020. Updated Ubuntu version to Ubuntu Desktop 20.04 LTS 64 bit, Long Term Support (LTS) release.

December 18, 2019. Updated Linux Mint version to Linux Mint 19.3 'Tricia' MATE 64 bit, Long Term Support (LTS) release.

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Operating system choices

Linux Mint 19.3 'Tricia' MATE 64 bit Edition

Long Term Support (LTS) release, supported till 2023! Installed and installation DVD included! Includes Firefox browser, LibreOffice a full office suite, music and video players, and more free software packages you can imagine! We also install Google Chrome browser for you.

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Ubuntu Desktop 20.04 LTS 64 bit

Long Term Support (LTS) release, supported till April 2025! Installed and installation DVD included! Includes Firefox browser, LibreOffice a full office suite, music and video players, and more free software packages you can imagine! We also install Google Chrome browser for you.

Or

Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit

Installed and installation OEM DVD included. Microsoft's latest operating system.

Or

Dual Boot Linux and Windows

It'll be the computer cost with Windows plus $39 for the dual OS installation. Most of you will be fine with just Linux in our view! If you need this option just contact us.

Due to fast changing technology, supply factors and dropping prices we may substitute a part for another we consider the same or better with no increase in price.

Recommended add-on products

Keyboard and mouse

Logitech Desktop MK120 Keyboard and Mouse Combo $24

Sleek, comfortable keyboard and high-definition optical mouse, USB connections.

Monitor

ASUS 21.5 inch LED LCD Monitor $139

Wide Screen TFT LCD with LED Backlight, full HD 1920 x 1080 max/native resolution, 5 ms response time, 250 cd/m2 brightness, DVI, HDMI, VGA inputs, black. See how we choose a monitor.

Entertainment monitor

ASUS 23.6 inch LED LCD Monitor $179

Widescreen, full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution, LED backlight, 2ms GTG response time, 250 cd/m2 brightness or higher, HDMI, DVI, VGA inputs, black.

Speakers

Logitech Z200 Stereo Speakers $39

10 watts of peak power, rich, clear stereo for great acoustics and room-filling sound. 2 x 3.5 mm input jacks, headphone jack, power, volume and tone controls on right speaker. See how we choose computer speakers.

Entertainment speakers

CREATIVE INSPIRE T3300 2.1 Speaker System $59

5.5 Watts RMS per channel (2 channels), 16 Watts RMS subwoofer

WiFi adapter external USB

All builds include a wired Internet connector, and some builds also include WiFi or support for a WiFi module. Only get this if your build doesn't already have WiFi and you want WiFi in addition to the wired connector from an external USB WiFi adapter.

Edimax AC600 Wireless Dual-Band Mini USB Adapter EW-7811UTC $27

AC600 (Up to 433 Mbps at 5 GHz or 144 Mbps at 2.4 GHz) wireless speed, 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard, dual band connections, USB 3.0. Linux driver installation instructions. We install it if you order it at the same time as a PC.

Or

Edimax AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band USB Adapter EW-7822UAC $49

AC1200 (Up to 867 Mbps at 5 GHz or 400 Mbps at 2.4 GHz) wireless speed, 802.11ac Wi-Fi standard, dual band connections, USB 3.0. Linux driver installation instructions. We install it if you order it at the same time as a PC.

WiFi adapter internal PCI Express

All builds include a wired Internet connector, and some builds also include WiFi or support for a WiFi module. Only get this if your build doesn't already have WiFi and you want WiFi in addition to the wired connector from an internal PCI Express WiFi adapter.

TP-Link Archer TX3000E AX3000 Wi-Fi 6 Bluetooth 5.0 PCIe Adapter $67

Wi-Fi 6 Speed up to 2402 Mbps (5 GHz) + 574 Mbps (2.4 GHz), Intel Wi-Fi 6 chipset, 802.11ax/ac/n/a 5 GHz, 802.11ax/n/g/b 2.4 GHz, Bluetooth 5.0/4.2/4.0, two multi-directional antennas, WPA3 security, PCI Express.

Laptops, printers, webcams, or any other PC parts

Just contact us we'll make a recommendation for the right part at a low price!

Recent updates to Dream WS build

April 8, 2020. All new build! Enjoy!

May 10, 2019. Brand new workstation build! Enjoy this performance workstation that'll just crunch through your workloads at blazing speeds!

Order Info

Want something customized?

If you want to change any part(s) for a specific need, no problem, just contact us before you order, we'll customize it for you and tell you the low cost.

No sales tax outside California

No sales tax charged on shipments outside California.

Pay with a credit card or PayPal

Secured by PayPal

We use PayPal to process payments but it's not required to have a PayPal account, you can pay with any major credit card.

Shipping to USA and Canada

We ship all over the contiguous US by UPS ground and charge a reasonable flat shipping fee for each item to cover our shipping, handling and insurance expenses. To see a shipping cost add an item to the shopping cart. If you want shipment any other way, no problem, just let us know.

Other US non-contiguous states and territories please contact us for additional shipping costs since it costs more.

Canadian and other international buyers, as applicable, pay additional shipping, customs and taxes, please contact us.

We usually ship within three business days of your order, we build and test a new PC for you after your order is received, keeping your build current. You will be on your new computer before you know it!

Purchase orders from institutions

Educational institutions, non-profits, charitable organizations, NGOs, this is an ideal product for you. A great product at a great price! Just contact us, we would love to help your cause.

Need help on your order?

If you have any questions before ordering your PC just contact us.

Want to assemble your own PC for fun?

For more information on how to order this unique option we provide, click on PC assembly project. All other PC orders will be shipped fully assembled with the operating system installed.

Free tech support by email or phone

To help initial setup if you need any. Just contact us.

Warranty and return policy

We want you to be satisfied with your purchase, please see our warranty and return policy.

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