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Which of these towers would you get and why?

I'm looking to replace my current PC with a two-monitor setup for a new tower with a three-monitor setup. I'm not an expert in this area and would love some feedback on which would be best for my needs.

I'm self-employed and the bulk of my work is done in Outlook, Excel and several web-based applications. I don't do any video editing and do minimal photo editing, where I used Pixlr. If any additional info may be needed to assess which tower would be best, please feel free to ask.

With that said, here are my current options. If a better alternative around the same price is available, I'm definitely interested. So...what do you think is best and why?

Lenovo Ideacentre 720-18ASU
$850.00 at Best Buy
3 GHz AMD Ryzen 7
4GB AMD Radeon RX 560
1TB HDD
16 GB RAM
1 HDMI
1 VGA
1 DVI
1 DP
6 USB Ports

Dell XPS 8920-7922BLK-PUS (This looks like I could only do two monitors??)
$899.00 at Costco
3.6 GHz (8M cache, up to 4.2 Ghz) 7th Generation Intel i7-7700
8GB AMD Radeon RX 480
1TB HDD + 256GB SSD
24 GB RAM
1 HDMI
1 DP
8 USB Ports

Dell XPS 8930-7401BLK-PUS
$899.00 at Costco (Reg. $999. $100 off until 2/4/1Cool
3.2 GHz (12M cache, up to 4.6 Ghz) 8th Generation Intel i7-8700
4GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti graphics
2TB HDD
16 GB RAM
1 HDMI
1 DP
I thought this had 1 VGA port in the store?
6 USB Ports

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Do any have DisplayPort?
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Forgot to mention

Anyone? I just remembered I also have music or video streaming at all times while I work.

I don't plan on doing any gaming but want a work PC that will last 5+ years.

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Wag

I'd go with the 1050 ti.

Take a look at the 3 monitors and see what input ports they have.

Now look at that 1050 ti and see what output ports it has.

Now figure out how your going to connect 3 monitors without using adapters if possible.

Try to keep it simple.

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Ports

I'm going back tomorrow and will check the ports and buy the XPS 8930 with the in the meantime so I don't lose the sale price.

If ports aren't an issue, why do you suggest the 1050ti? Is the 8thgen i7 a bigger upside than having 7thgen with 24gb vs 16gb RAM and 8gb vs 4gb graphics

I appreciate your insight!

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My experience on Nvidia
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Which one for my needs?

I don't plan on doing any gaming...which one do you think is best overall for multitasking with spreadsheets, browser based software and video streaming and why do you think it's the best?

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My money? Latest CPU gen.

The 1050ti is still a very nice card and I have little patience for AMD driver dilemmas.

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Why

For what you want to do you don't need a high end gpu.

Start with the latest gen of cpu and 16GB of ram.

I doubt you will ever use that much ram.

The ti gpu should be more than ample to drive 3 monitors.

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Best of them

I'll go with Dell XPS 8930-7401BLK-PUS

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