Office workstation 4 monitor setup

Upgrading office computers. Need to build 4 computers. 2 computers will have to run 4 monitors which is where i am having a little difficulty. We are trying to keep budget about $1000 to $1500 for computer. Computers are mainly used for multitasking, multiple web tabs and couple programs for the business, we are a freight brokers and having all of the info in front of us makes things more efficient. None of the programs are heavy on the system at all, just have a bunch of stuff up and running at all times and to be able to split among 4 screens would be great. I am having issue on the GPU and whether or not to run dual low end GPUs to run dual monitors a piece or 1 gpu for 4 monitors or one gpu 3 monitors and 1 off mobo graphics.
Looking at running 4 1080p 24" monitors or 2 24" and one 32", even thought about 3 24" and one 42" tv but just for mileage map and truck routes on large area.

right now i have come up with this parts list, just want to know if it will work, what to change, or if something completely different.

PCPartPicker part list:

CPU: Intel Core i5-4690 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.00 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: MSI H97 PC MATE ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($82.98 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($85.89 @ OutletPC)
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($129.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Zotac GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card ($112.98 @ Newegg)
Case: Rosewill R5 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($64.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: SeaSonic X Series 400W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular Fanless ATX Power Supply ($109.98 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($18.45 @ OutletPC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 OEM (64-bit) ($86.75 @ OutletPC)
Wireless Network Adapter: Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I 802.11a/b/g/n/ac PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter ($29.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Keyboard: Logitech MK520 Wireless Ergonomic Keyboard w/Laser Mouse ($33.98 @ Best Buy)
Total: $969.97

Thanks for any help, first time posting on a forum.

Do they need a lot of CPU performance? Because Kaveri APUs support 4 displays, I ran 3 displays off of my last gen 5800k for a while just fine.

You'd just need displays with display port.

Otherwise from a quick google search you'll have to be extra picky with your motherboard if you want to enable both integrated graphics and a dedicated card.

Dual GPUs I don't think would be able to do it, you'd have to go intergrated+GPU or just get a higher end GPU

If you're feeling crazy get a matrox GPU, they can be finicky I hear, but they're only purpose in life is to run as many displays as possible.

And does that budget also include the displays?

And for the last question, why not just get a 4k display? It's basically 4 1080p displays with no bezel

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I'd change the case to a silencio 352 ('cause it's small so decent for offices, cheap, has soundproofing and good dust filters) and get a cheap noctua cooler (because presumably you're hoping to keep the things quiet, having a fanless PSU). Obviously the motherboard has to be microATX for that case, so I swapped it out for another H97 mATX mobo.

Changed the GPU to a gigabyte GTX 750 because it supports four displays (two HDMI, two DVI).

Went for a cheaper i5, like $50ish cheaper, you're only loosing like 300Mhz for that and with the work that'll be done with it you wouldn't see a difference. Oh, and I bumped up the SSD to a 500GB variant. Still under $1000 altogether.

+1 for APUs and 4k

Oh, it might be cheaper just to get a motherboard with a displayport output and one of these
Mind you, they're $150 at amazon... more expensive than that GTX 750...

Thanks for the input, I was wondering myself if it just wasn't better to daisy chain the monitors with display port, but again, what type of gpu would be necessary. What we run in the office is like having Microsoft access for database on one screen, internet on another with maybe 6 tabs on another monitor, our main database program with our shippers info on another monitor, and pc miler program on another screen for routing. Having just one screen wouldn't work, 4 monitors will breakdown the main things we use on a constant basis the whole day, which goes back to GPU, we aren't running anything graphics heavy except maybe a youtube video here and there and that's the extent.

This, $100 GTX 750, supports 4 displays (2 HDMI, 2 DVI)...

Thank you, the whole GPU on this build and way to go about it has had me a little crazy, when all we are basically trying to do is push a typical multitasking monitor over into 4 monitors so all the info we need is displayed at once with one main program we are constantly inputing and creating documents, and no heavy graphics or rendering or cad action going on. Just don't know enough to make sure we have a GPU to push 4 monitors. I run 2 20" monitors off the integrated graphics now on the i5 we have, but looking up info on this went straight to gaming on 3 monitors or stock trading workstations with 8 or 10 monitors running quadros.

whats the difference in the gtx 750 ti 2gb and the gtx 750 you suggested?

The one I suggested has two HDMI ports rather than just the one, as well as two displayports.

I would suggest something like an a8 7600 and the mobo below. Should give you the options that you need while being pretty cheap and stable.

You could always use a program like Grid Mode, or Split view to split up a 4k display to make it easier to worth with for multimonitor replacement stuff.

If you aren't running anything intensive you could just go with the APU build should do fine

here's a micro ATX board with display port on it

And did you need to buy monitors within that budget?

no monitors are separate

Are you sure it supports 4 displays? sometimes GPUs will have 4 display outs, but some of the lanes are the same

from nvidia's website the 750 only supports 3

If you guys don't already have displays then an APU with a display port should work for the job and be fairly cheap.

You could always spend the saved money on nice chairs or monitor arm set ups.

Do you guys already have nice monitor arms for the set up?

With a bit more searching it might not be too much cheaper given that you'd need to find 1080p IPS monitors that have display port 1.2 for daisy chaining

upgrading everything in the office, the computer I have would just need a new GPU and two extra monitors but boss is giving the computers to the users and getting all new from mouse to cpu. Kind of nice but im sure its for tax purposes plus we are moving to new location and expanding a little

Well it'd be up to you if you want to go the displayport route, I've found a displayport 1.2 monitor that is around 220 dollars

How many of these machines are you building?

Also a small article from AMD on their multi-monitor stuff

And a dell specific article

The main advantage the APU build is going to have is lower power consumption at 65W

the 750ti does support 4 monitors according to the link and the gigabyte gvn750 you recommended stated it can handle 4 monitors on newegg

The 750ti should do 4 displays ya.

Plus it's low power as well

Thank you for the all the help and the links.

there will be a total of 4 computers, 2 of which will run 4 monitors while the other 2 run dual but need to be able run up to the 3 for down the road.

At this point I have been given a budget of $1500 per computer and 2000 for all the monitors, but im trying to keep the builds down below a 1000 and spend a little more on monitors.