The Ideabox Computers Hermes line is built to handle the workloads of creative professionals. Hermes-C612 is the dual-CPU variant in this series, offering tremendous performance potential.

The premiere system for multi-threaded applications,  Video Editing, 3D design & animation workstation supports multiple GPUs and up to 128GB of DDR4 ECC RAM.


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Standard Config System Specs:

Dual Intel Xeon E5-2603v4
1.7ghz 12 Core 12 Thread
32gb Ram DDR4
Quadro K2200 4gb
PM961 256gb PCIe SSD

The Ideabox Computers Hermes line is built to handle the workloads of creative professionals. Hermes-C612 is the dual-CPU variant in this series, offering tremendous performance potential. It uses a pair of Intel’s Xeon E5 V3/V4 processors, with up to 22 cores each, and supports up to 512GB of ECC memory. There is also plenty of expansion room, allowing for various add-on cards to suit the needs of different workloads, as well as an optional quiet package which upgrades the fans and changes the cooling layout to minimize noise.

Whether you are doing photography, NLE, post-production, design, or a mix of different media editing tasks the C612 has the potential to deliver the performance you need.

We spent months fine tuning different motherboards and case configurations to be able to offer the worlds most advanced GPU workhourse.

Davinci Resolve - Candle Light - 4 TNR Nodes

Dual E5-2683v3 - GTX Titan X Pascal 25 fps
Dual E5-2683v3 - GTX 1070 8gb 15 fps
Mac Pro 2013 - 12 core - Dual D700's 6 fps

Octane Render

Dual E5-2683v3 - GTX Titan X Pascal 170 Points
Dual E5-2683v3 - GTX 1070 8gb 124 Points
Mac Pro 2013 - 12 core - Dual D700's N/A Points

Cinebench R15

Dual E5-2683v3 3120 Points
Dual E5-2695v4 4762 Points
Mac Pro 2013 - 12 core 1570 Points

Geekbench 3

Dual E5-2683v3 52458 Points
Dual E5-2695v4 68671 Points
Mac Pro 2013 - 12 core - Dual D700's 31919 Points

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Why Us?

All components in our product line are reviewed weekly. Any trends in failure rates are acted upon immediately, leaving us with a highly reliable product line that continues to improve. We do not add a part to our product line unless we feel we can stand behind it. This results in a high quality custom computer, that works as it should. You can feel confident that any selection you make on our website is a quality product.

Simple, Easy and No Bloat Ware

We dont believe in bloat ware there are enough retailers offering you a system with programs you dont want or need chewing through your CPU and RAM recourses for nothing. Here at Ideabox Computers you get a clean intall of the OS you choose.




  • Intel® Xeon® E5-2603 v4
  • Intel C612 Series chipset
  • Up to 256Gb memory
  • 4 x PCIe Gen 3.0 x16 slots for double-wide NVIDIA or AMD GPUs*
  • Back I/O Ports
    1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port(s)
    2 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
    6 x USB 3.0 (blue)
    2 x USB 2.0 *6
    1 x Optical S/PDIF out
    1 x USB BIOS Flashback Button(s)
    1 x Q-Code Logger button
    1 x 8-channel Audio I/O
  • 1000w GOLD Rated PSU
  • 7 expansion slots or 8 expansion slots with XL case
  • 2 USB 3.0 + 2 USB 2.0
  • Audio in/out
  • Power button with LED (blue)
  • HDD activity LED (blue)
  • Reset button
  • 2 – 5.25″ bays (removable)
  • 8 – 3.5″ HDD positions & 2 – 2.5″ dedicated SSD unit positions
  • 4 – ModuVent™ plates – three in the top and one in the side
  • 6 – fans
  • Filtered fan slots in the front and bottom
  • Front door can switch opening direction via dual mounting system
  • Colour: Black
  • Case dimensions – with feet/screws/protrusions (WxHxD) : 232 x 462 x 531mm R5 and  232 x 560 x 561.3mm with XL
  • Package dimensions: 327 x 615 x 540mm
  • Package weight: 22.5-28 kg including components



  •  Operating System (OS)
    • Windows 7 or 10 Professional
    • Linux Red Hat 7.0
    • If other, specify Linux distribution and version
  • Memory
    • 2 x 16GByte – 2133MHz DIMMs, total 32GBytes memory
    • 4 x 16GByte – 2133MHz DIMMs, total 64GBytes memory
    • 8 x 16GByte – 2133MHz DIMMs, total 128GBytes memory
  • Storage
    • 1 x PM961 256/512GByte PCIe SSD (Peak 2800Mb/s)
    • 1 x SM961 256/512GByte PCIe SSD (Peak 3200Mb/s)
  • CPU 
    • Intel Xeon E5-2603 V4
    • Intel Xeon E5-2683 V3
    • Intel Xeon E5-2678 V3
    • Intel Xeon E5-2695 V4
  • AMD GPUs
    • 1-4 x AMD RX480 8gb
    • 1-2 x NVIDIA GTX 1060 6gb
    • 1-4 x NVIDIA GTX 1070 8gb
    • 1-4 x NVIDIA 1080 8gb
    • 1-3 x NVIDIA TITAN X (Maxwell) 12gb
    • 1-3 x NVIDIA TITAN X (Pascal) 12gb
  • Optional 3 year warranty

Additional information

Weight 21 kg

Dual E5-2603v4 1.7ghz (12 Core 12 Threads), Dual E5-2678v3 2.5-3.3ghz (24 Cores 48 Threads), Dual E5-2683v3 2.0-3.3ghz (28 Cores 56 Threads), Dual E5-2695v4 2.1-3.3ghz (36 Cores 72 Threads)


128gb DDR4, 32gb DDR4, 64gb DDR4


Dual GTX 1070, Dual GTX 1080, Dual GTX Titan X (Maxwell), Dual GTX Titan X (Pascal) – Extended Lead Times, Dual RX 480 8gb, GTX 1060 6gb, GTX 1070, GTX 1080, GTX Titan X Maxwell, GTX Titan X Pascal, Quadro P2000 5gb, RX 480 8gb, Triple GTX 1070 8gb, Triple GTX 1080 8gb, Triple RX 480 8gb


PM961 – 256gb, PM961 – 512gb, SM961 – 256gb, SM961 – 512gb


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