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Tuesday, 19 April 2011

OK another rig

Ok so after doing a bit more research turns out that the i7 990 is not worth the price, so im going with the i7 970. I changed a few other things as well:



Intel Core i7 970
CPU: Intel Core i7 970 3.20Ghz, 12MB, 6 Core

ASUS Rampage III Black Edition
MOBO: ASUS Rampage III Black Edition

BenQ XL2410T 23.6 Inch Widescreen LED Monitor 120Hz
MONITOR: Benq 23.6" Widescreen LED Gaming Monitor, 1920x1080, 120Hz, 2ms, Height Adjustable, 10M:1 DCR, VGA, DVI, HDMI, 3D Ready
















Corsair CMT12GX3M3A2000C9 12GB Kit Dominator GT
RAM: Corsair 12GB Kit (3x4GB), PC-16000 (2000MHz) DDR3, Dominator GT, 9-10-9-27, Triple Channel Kit, with CORSAIR Airflow Fan
Bitfenix Colossus White Gaming Case
CASE: Bitfenix Colossus White Gaming Case(can change the colour of led to red)



EVGA GeForce GTX 580 SuperClocked
GRAPHICS CARDS: 2xEVGA Geforce GTX580 SuperClocked (797Mhz), 1536MB GDDR5 (4050Mhz), PCI-E 2.0, 2x Dual Link DVI, Mini HDMI



PSU:  1000W ATX Modular Power Supply,140mm fan, 3-Way SLI Certified, 6 PCI-E Connectors.
HDD: OCZ 240GB SSD, 3.5", IBIS, Read up to 740MB/s, Write up to 720MB/s



24 comments:

  1. looking pretty good hope you will enjoy working with it

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  2. and later down the track ill probably buy 3rd gtx580 to run in sli, should be fantasic

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  3. Nice setup, what did you pay for the monitor?

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  4. How much did the whole rig cost?

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  5. Looks like a sweet rig post pics when its done

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  6. I, too, was wondering how much this all costs? That case is sweet

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  7. Thats is sweet give us some stats bro..

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  8. IT all adds to be about 4.5k in total monitor is 500.
    ill post some pics up soon.

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  9. looking forward for the pics Jacob

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  10. Great stuff! My PC is so lame...

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  11. Definitely worth the money for new i5s.

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  12. If you're just gaming, you're pissing your money away on..... well, the whole build.

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  13. Damn, ace setup. I really gotta get a new desktop. May borrow some of your ideas.

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  14. Was Rift truly the "wow killer"? Doesn't look like it.

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