The eRacks / STUDIO3 is a professional-grade audio creation / production computer system, hardware-optimized for studio-level audio and video work. The system is Linux-based, with an Intel i3 CPU, and QuietByDesignTM, which means computer noise won't interfere with your audio production.
The system comes installed with Open Source audio and video software applications. No licenses, no upgrade fees, ever. Copy and distribute freely. Come join, contribute, and share with the Open Source audio community, where users and developers work together.
The excellent DAW software, Bitwig Studio, is available by custom quote. Even though we are Open Source perople here at eRacks, Bitwig is an outstanding example of software design and execution, and fully supported under Linux.
The eRacks/STUDIO3 is available as a rackmount system, or a desktop. It can accommodate up to 128 GB of DDR3 memory with the default mobo, and more by custom quote. The Rackmount chassis and desktop options can accommodate 4 PCI slots (including PCIe), 1 x 3.5" drive bay, and 2 x 5.25 bays, which could be used as removable hot-swap storage or DVD-ROM drives. Please contact us to discuss your specific requirements.
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The system includes:
Default Chassis: eRacks QUIET3U Rackmount Media Chassis: Dimensions 15.1 x 3.8 x 16.9 inches
See photos for chassis choices.
Power Supply: ATX Quiet or Fanless options up to 1200W
Motherboard: Socket 1156 Intel H55 DDR3 CrossFireX GbE
Audio: M-Audio 24-bit/96kHz digital audio card, 36-bit embedded DSP, low-latency
Video: integrated on motherboard
Processor: Choice of Intel CPU
Drives: DVD and SATA6 Hard Drive
Memory: Up to 128GB DDR3
PCI Slot: up to 4 x PCI slots, PCI-e for additional network connectivity, graphics, audio, etc
LAN: integrated Gigabit Ethernet
Software: Choice of Ubuntu or Ubuntu Studio installed and configured, other studio distros such as KXStudio or DreamStudio available on request!
Please specify any other custom requests, we'll be happy to accomodate.
Monitor, keyboard and mouse are not included in the default configuration and are optional.
Choose the desired options and click "Add to Cart". You may also request a quote, please add additional requests and information in the "Notes" field. Your quote request will be sent to your profile's eMail if you are logged in, otherwise enter the email address below (required only if not logged in).