I built a new Windows 10 based Cubase 10.5 DAW. Here’s the hardware, BIOS and OS settings.

I was originally planning on a Ryzen 9 16-Core, however as it turns out this CPU is faster and there’s also an unfortunate issue with AMD chipsets and UAD Apollo PCIe cards that I needed to avoid as future proofing.

First the Hardware

CPU

Motherboard

PSU

Main SSD

Thunderbolt Card

CPU Cooler

Graphics Card

Memory

The BIOS

Windows 10 Pro

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