Do not share the power!

The Ranch Runner offers the processing power of more than 400 high-end workstations (12-core / 24-thread). On the Ranch each project is processed by highly-optimized software algorithms to maximize computing power allocation and reduce waiting time.

Feel the Speed

Here are two examples of the current rendering performance of the RANCH Runner. You can freely download the scenes and render them on your system and/or renderfarm. That way you will have a better idea of what the Ranch can do to improve your productivity.


3ds Max 2014 + V-Ray 3 scene

  • Scene: VRayRanchBenchmark
  • Created by: Rodman
  • Number of frames: 451
  • Definition: 1920 x 1080
  • Cost on the Ranch: 89 € with Sapphire formula (0.015€/GHz.H)
Rendered by: Render time:
the Ranch Runner 18 minutes 30 seconds
a Dual Xeon E5-2690 @ 2.90 GHz (32 threads) 66 hours
a Dual Xeon E5645 @ 2.40 GHz (24 threads) 120 hours
a Core i7-3930K overclocked @ 3.80 GHz (12 threads) 142 hours


Maxwell Render scene

  • Scene: TrainSSS_High
  • Created by: Roch (www.maxwellrender.fr)
  • Target SL: 18
  • Definition: 2475 x 3300
  • Cost on the Ranch: 78 € with Sapphire formula (0.015€/GHz.H)
Rendered by: Render time:
the Ranch Runner 12 minutes 30 seconds (+ 02:30 for merging)
a Dual Xeon E5-2690 @ 2.90 GHz (32 threads) 42 hours 30 minutes
a Dual Xeon E5645 @ 2.40 GHz (24 threads) 81 hours 10 minutes
a iMac Core i7-4771K @ 3.50 GHz (8 threads) 139 hours 15 minutes