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Discussion in 'Cases, Modding & Electronics' started by DaMulta, Jul 7, 2008.

  1. XL-R8R

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    I'm really interested in that board.... I've been looking at it for quite a while now and swooning lol


    Keep us updated on all its glory :toast:
     
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    welll .... i have a 650w PSU a H60V2 (ok with a hell of a good fan on it) and a power hungry GPU ... judging how many review crash at 4.8 and remain kinda stable at 4.7... i might ... be tempted to try 5.0 but not for now :D
    on the next upgrade : case and some other upgrades in that way ;)
     
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    Well its sitting on the test bench. Driver install was perfect and W7 install done with a EVO SSD. Just need to strap on the H50 and start the OC.

    With my little shop heatsink on it I hooked up the Watt meter and it pulls 56w at full load 50c. How cute

    I guess Ill start a build log rather then muck up this thread

    http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/threads/silverstone-sugo-g3258.204130/
     
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    Just finished installing all the replacement hardware. :)

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    Ready for a 3rd monitor! Once I have more cash I'm going to build a little stand for the monitors so they don't have to be on books
     
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    my TV(which is the screen of "Salvager Mk II" cf: system specs :) ) is on a cardboard box :)

    next project well not my(future) pc atm...but i will have to do a mITX build for my mother :D
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    AM1 board (ASUS mostly)
    Athlon 5350
    SG05BB300 or 450 woops i just realized i took the same choice a @Jetster xD
    4gb DDR3
    slim ODD (well they have a lots of DVD
    1-3tb hdd (7k2 SIII ) no need for a SSD
    win 8.1 (yuck)

    and as it seems that all my retailers are in league to make me fail to get a white case ...(and also since i finally decided myself for a mat black and red motherboard ...) i think i will settle down for a Black/Red thematic my new signature kinda give out the 1st choice... the 2nd would be a 760T Black if i get a bit more at the end of the month :roll: (the fans will still be white LED AF120/140 and JetFlo for a reminiscence :D )
     
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    Does your mom rly need a whole desktop PC? I mean I don't know if it's connected to her work, but won't she be more comfortable in the line of something less than a kilogram, that she can pop in her bag and take around? Like ultrabook or something? Just suggestin'.
     
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    Some people just enjoy having a desktop. I tried to move my mother towards a laptop and she just straight up refused, claiming a desktop is what she wants
     
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    well technically her carry around device is a iPad mini, she also has a Netbook (who is less powerfull than my ASUS FonePad 7 HD :roll:) also no ultrabook or even laptop are cheaper than the build wishlist i did... at last where i am, still happy that she doesn't want a Mac due to the iPad :rolleyes:

    advantage : for a HTPC it will be quite fine :)

    thanks error 503...

    short mode ... OC and playing with the testbench summary : SP120 addition and bench
    sitting on a Sequoia Root table (150kg my scared shine attest that fact: it's UNMOVABLE )
    also that setup took the role of my HTPC ... :D
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    DAY/NIGHT fun time
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    silencing a SP120 ? well 1200rpm reducer from Cooler Master (1560rpm reading)
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    EPS12V 4pin only ? no biggies.
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    still clock not so bad 3.5(920RAM) then 3.6 (RAM 800 ) then 3.624 (RAM 906)
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    testing out the image quality of the S5 also a wild H80 appeared! it will soon have a brother in the coming weeks and a new lan worthy mod, trying to stay classy as possible. :pimp:

    its almost done. ahem.


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    Added a cpu block that I picked up over a year ago to my 7970 folding rig :)
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    Tubing still needs some tidying up.... I ran out of 3/8x5/8 tubing and fittings and had to use some 3/8x1/2 stuff temporarily :oops:

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    Using an EK 140mm rad and the rad/pump from a Swiftech H220

    Temps are looking pretty good- mid 40's at full load crunching on the cpu and folding on the gpu :cool:
     
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    I now have my MX100 128GB installed in the Shoebox with Fedora 20 on it. Still not sure how I'm going to place it in there, waiting to see how I'm going to place the HDD, which I'm going to buy at some point. :p
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    And a little bonus, my new Xperia E1

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    How does the positive pressure work out for you? notice any difference if any at all with the top as intake? I've considered replacing the dust filter top on my case to the sound insulate one, and running it as an intake.
     
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    No dust is what i notice. And its quieter. The down side is when I had 7950s in Crossfire I had to add a 200mm to the side as an intake to deal with the heat but it still works fine. So with positive pressure + filters you will need more or faster fans to get the same cooling
     
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    My pc atm. I dunno if i will keep the r9 290's sell them an get another 780 or whaaat.


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  18. GreiverBlade

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    selling 2 290 and getting 1 780? eh? a single 290 is on par with a 780, the only way to be profitable would be selling 2 290 and getting 2 780 or 1 780Ti or wait till the next gen.

    nice rig btw
     
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    agreed, if your gonna sell the two R9s i'd get a single more powerful 780ti, if possible (i know nVidia can be more expensive) and possible the 6GB model
     
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    A single 780 Ti would be a downgrade
     
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    I have a ASUS gtx 780 DCII OCjust sitting here for no reason already purchased 0_0
     
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    you didn't specify it in the original post, also if you go 2 780 for 2 290 it's a side-grade, CFX has less and less issue and frame pacing isn't a good enough argument anymore for switching, plus the 780 is marginally slower than the 290
    sell your 780 and use the money for something else (IE: like a WC loop for the GPU's) or wait the new gen then sell your 780 + your 2 290.

    testing the Vendeta 2 ... well ... not bad not bad, and huhu retro cable management in a NZXT Nemesis
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    its been a while i havent seen any old school case with top psu
     
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    there are some new case with top psu in the news ... bahahaha ... (NZXT Nemesis 2004)
     
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    My first attempt into w/c
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