The last 2 blog posts have talked about the different aspects of spec-ing a PC for interactive and immersive work (Pt. 1 here and Pt. 2 here). It sounds like it should be an easy thing to do, but as we’ve seen so far, there are actually a lot of different things to consider.
Deciding what kind of computer you want (or even need) for a TouchDesigner installation can be a challenge. How much is too much to spend on a PC? Do you really need that much power? Are you sure the computer can handle all the generative content?
We've been asked the same question before: "What kind of PC do you need for this installation?" Most of us have also felt that same feeling of "How would I know?!