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Xi MTower PCIe Provides the Best Bang for Your Buck - 3.7GHz Intel Core i7-5930K processor, 16GB DDR4 memory, NVIDIA Quadro K5200 graphics card, 500GB Samsung 2.5-inch SSD, lots of expansion options, excellent performance, base price $1,079, David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Feb 1, 2015

Xi MTower PCIe Workstation - has Intel Core i7-4790K CPU, 16GB DDR3 RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 graphics card, runs CAD programs twice faster as compared to Dell M4800 laptop, good warranty coverage, available for $3114, Ryan Reid, CADdigest.com, Sep 24, 2014

Xi MTower LE Workstation Review - designed for complexities of running engineering applications, fitted with Intel Core i7-4790 processor, 16GB DDR3 RAM, NVIDIA Quadro K600 graphics card, takes up little desk space, base price starts at $799, Alexander Murray, CADdigest.com, Aug 4, 2014

Product Review: The Xi MTower PCIe Workstation - Intel i7-4770K processor with overclock speed of 4.3GHz, NVIDIA Quadro K4000 3GB DDR5 graphics card, impressive performance, base price is $1,079, David Harrington, AUGI, July 10, 2014

Xi's New MTower PCIe Workstation in a Stryker Tower - fast, well-engineered workstation with Intel Core i7 3770K processor, 16GB DDR3 RAM, 240 GB solid state disk drive, base price $1,119, Rande Robinson, CADdigest.com, Apr 12, 2013

Xi MTower PCIe Workstation Provides More Bang for the Buck - overclocked processor based on Intel's Sandy Bridge architecture, frequency of 3.8GHz, NVIDIA Quadro 5000 graphics card, less boot time due to solid-state hard drive, initially requires some assembly David Cohn, Desktop Engineering, Aug 1, 2011

Cadalyst All-Star Awards 2008 - HP xw4600 and LP3065 30" LCD, Xi PowerGo Duo XT, NVIDIA FX 3700 graphics card, Autodesk Design Review 2009, AutoLINE 2009, SolidWorks 2009, Vico Virtual Construction Suite 2008, Nancy Johnson, Cadalyst, Nov 1, 2008

Budget-Conscious Workstations - Xi MTower PCIe, ThinkStation S10, PolyStation P4500A, SYS DesignPro QN6200, SYS Performance Pi720, ProMagix W160 High Performance Workstation PC, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Nov 1, 2008

Xi MTower 2P64X (Cadalyst Labs Review) - high end system for engineering applications with 4.0 GB of DDR2 800-MHz ECC RAM, NVIDIA Quadro FX 3700 PCIe2 graphics card using NVIDIA drivers, ViewSonic Optiquest Q241wb 24" LCD monitor, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Oct 1, 2008

Xi Box Evaluation - workstation was reasonably economical, fast, good for complex parts, benchmarked with SolidWorks parts, Matt Writes, July 15, 2008

Power! Speed! Action! Mighty Mobile Workstations are Packed and Ready for Adventure! - better battery technology, higher-resolution screens, graphics subsystems, productive for CAD users, overview on Xi PowerGo Duo XT, ThinkPad T61p, PolyNote C719ND, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, July 1, 2008

Quad-Core Workstations - Velocity Micro ProMagix W160 high performance workstation was highly recommended among Xi MTower PCIe, HP xw4600, and Poly i780SLI3 workstations, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, May 1, 2008

Saluting Outstanding CAD Products - Acrobat 3D v8, Photoshop CS3 Extended, ENOVIA MatrixOne, MAXON CINEMA 4D v10, Newforma Project Center Fourth Edition, LightWave v9, Solid Edge v20, Xi PowerGo 2Duo XT mobile workstation, Dell Precision M90 mobile workstation, Dell UltraSharp 3007WFP-HC flat-panel monitor, HP LP3065 Flat-Panel Monitor, LaCie 321 flat-panel monitor, MultiSync LCD2470WNX flat-panel monitor, VX2835wm flat-panel monitor, UltraSharp 2707WFP display, Poly P3503-DDR3 workstation, NetZoom 6, PhotoModeler 6, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Dec 1, 2007

Rev It Up (Cadalyst Labs Review) - graphics cards reviewed: ATI FireGL V3350, Quadro FX 4600, Quadro FX 5600, and Viper ATI Radeon HD 2900 XT; workstation used: Xi MTower PCIe, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Oct 1, 2007

Living Large -- LCDs Deliver the Big Picture - LCD flat-panel monitors reviewed: Dell UltraSharp 3007WFP-HC, EIZO FlexScan S2431W, HP LP3065, LaCie 321, LaCie 526, NEC MultiSync LCD2470WNX, ViewSonic VX2835wm plus Xi MTower PCIe workstation, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Sep 1, 2007

CAD Unplugged - mobile workstations reviewed: Xi PowerGo 2Duo XT, Dell Precision M90, PolyNote V512iD, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, August 1, 2007

The Best and Brightest - software and hardware products highly praised by Cadalyst: MicroStation V8 XM, SolidWorks 2007 Office Premium, AutoCAD 2008, Autodesk Inventor 2008, HP xw4400 workstation, Xi MTower PCIe, SpaceExplorer, SpaceNavigator, @Xi PowerGo 2Duo, ImagePro Gx42 HD wide-format scanner, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, Jun 1, 2007

Workstations on the Rise - Xi MTower PCIe scores highest among PolyStation 5000X6 SLI and ProMagix Plus W160 workstations; quad-core systems reviewed: Xi MTower PCIe-QX and HP xw8400, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 1, 2007

@Xi PowerGo 2Duo - fitted with Intel Core 2 Duo T7500 dual-core processor, this mobile workstation offers excellent performance, more, highly recommended by Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 1, 2007

Shining Stars - highly recommended best products: TurboCAD Professional v12, Pinion Desktop Packager, Archicad 10, Autodesk Inventor 11, Autodesk Map 3D 2007, IronCAD v9, Solid Edge v19, NVIDIA Quadro FX 3500, Dell Precision M90, Xi MTower PCIe, Maple 10, Deep Exploration 4.0, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, December 1, 2006 (more TurboCAD reviews, ArchiCAD reviews, Autodesk Inventor reviews, IronCAD reviews, Solid Edge reviews, graphic card reviews, Dell workstation reviews, @Xi workstation reviews, Maple reviews)

Dual-Core Processors - Xi MTower PCIe workstation is highly rated among all workstations reviewed: Core2.PRO, PolyStation 590SLI-5500, ProMagix Plus W160Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, November 1, 2006 (more @Xi workstation reviews, Overdrive workstation reviews, Polywell Workstation reviews, Velocity Micro workstation reviews)

Xi MTower 64SLI - workstation is moderately quiet, has good speed, expanding options and more, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, August 31, 2006

Cadalyst Labs Salutes Best Hardware, Software - list of products reviewed and highly praised by Cadalyst in last six months, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, June 1, 2006 (more KeyCreator reviews, Acrobat reviews, StudioTools reviews, LCD reviews, @Xi workstation reviews, graphic card reviews)

Need Speed? - Xi MTower 2P64 and Polywell Polystation beat out the HP xw9300 and the Monarch Empro workstations, earning 'A' grades, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, November 1, 2005

Punch Up Your CAD Power - New Athlon, Pentium Systems Pay Off with Performance - a look at the latest CAD workstations, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst Management, March 1, 2005

@Xi 4000+ MTower 64-SLI - quiet and responsive system incorporates lots of sophisticated technology and offers plenty of room for expansion, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, February 2005 

Premier Products - top product picks for 2004: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400, COSMOSWorks, Dell Precision M60 Mobile Workstation, @Xi Systems 3600E MTower Workstation, MicroStation V8 2004 Edition, AutoVue SolidModel Professional v18, Vrcontext Walkinside, CADFind Sketch and Search, Sharp Actius RD3D AutoStereo notebook computer, Green Building Studio, ToleranceCalc, IntelliRoof and IntelliWall, Sara Ferris, Cadalyst, December 15, 2004

Extreme Speed-Six Workstations Push the Limits - reviews of high-performance workstations: XI 3600E MTOWER (@Xi Computer), MJ-12 X2 (Alienware), Dell Precision 370 (Dell), IntelliStation A Pro 6224 (IBM), Poly 1100A-150 (Polywell), Vision FX A/V/D (Velocity Micro), Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, November 1, 2004

Hardware Roundup - Workstation Reference Guide - looks at workstations - both high-end and low-end - most suited for MCAD purposes, Alexandra Pratt, Inventor Connections, October 5, 2004 (requires free registration)

@Xi 4240 MTOWER SP - this single-processor CAD workstation is speedy and offers much room for expansion, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, September 15, 2004

2004 All-Stars - Cadalyst's semiannual awards for the best new hardware and software, Sara Ferris, Cadalyst, June 1, 2004

How Today's Chips Stack Up - roundup of single-processor systems: @Xi MTower SP, Velocity Micro ProMagix A/V/D, TriCAD/CAM StarStation FX, HP Workstation xw4100 Polywell Poly 900NF3-FX and SYS Technology PowerHouse 148, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 1, 2004

How Today's Chips Stack Up - roundup of single-processor systems from @Xi, HP, Polywell, SYS Technology, TriCAD/CAM Systems and Velocity Micro, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 2004

Cadalyst Salutes 15 Hot New Products - editors' semi-annual awards for the best CAD-related software and hardware, Cadalyst, December 2003

Opteron Delivers Workstation Performance Leadership - for CAD systems, Opteron-based workstations are the fastest available, Mario Rodrigues, The Inquirer, October 31, 2003

Workstations Fall in Line - reviews of Pentium 4-based workstations from BOXX, HP, IBM and Polywell, and @Xi's 64-bit AMD workstation, Peter K. Sheerin, CADENCE, October 2003

8 Great CAD Workstations - stylish and powerful are these CAD-friendly systems from Boxx, HP, IBM, Polywell, Samsung, SYS Technologies and Tri CAD/CAM, Ron LaFon, Cadalyst, March 2003

The Highs and Lows of Workstations - reviews of 11 low-end and high-end workstations from BOXX, Compaq, Dell, Polywell, TriStar and Xi, Peter K. Sheerin, CADENCE, October 2002

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