1. Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

Your PC ATM

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

  1. pantherx12

    pantherx12 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,714 (4.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,699
    Location:
    ENGLAND-LAND-LAND
    Sipping from it right now :cool:

    Not tried to see if I can still overclock the processor yet, but can't be bothered to set up my loop at the moment.



    What sort of temperatures do q6600s put out when they're under stock cooling?

    ( I can't tell myself as I don't have a stock cooler, but wondering how this heatpipe cooler I have is doing)
     
  2. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    35ish+- idle and like 60ish underload +-
     
    pantherx12 says thanks.
  3. pantherx12

    pantherx12 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,714 (4.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,699
    Location:
    ENGLAND-LAND-LAND
    Nice, this little cooler is doing very well then, especially for its size.

    Idling around 20c underload 40c.

    It uses a 70mm fan the cute little thing XD
     
  4. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    oh is it that OEM thing you got?
     
  5. pantherx12

    pantherx12 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,714 (4.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,699
    Location:
    ENGLAND-LAND-LAND
    Yeah, I wish I knew who made the damn thing, all I know is it came out a HP file server.
     
  6. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    its doing pretty well i must say, i bet you could go over 3ghz on that thing
     
  7. douglatins

    douglatins

    Joined:
    May 15, 2008
    Messages:
    2,869 (1.14/day)
    Thanks Received:
    273
    Location:
    Brasil
    Now i remember in my build when i also launched my i7, it landed on the floor, and by that time i didnt know that newer models didnt have pins, and that they were in the mobo, i looked and was WTF??! they all broke?!!?! then i almost cried i little bit.
    But it worked without issues
     
  8. pantherx12

    pantherx12 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,714 (4.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,699
    Location:
    ENGLAND-LAND-LAND

    I can imagine you then thinking " they broke of so cleanly! .... and they're not anywhere on the floor <_< ...... ohhhh"
     
  9. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    Ill take the inno 3d 8800 card :)
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  10. douglatins

    douglatins

    Joined:
    May 15, 2008
    Messages:
    2,869 (1.14/day)
    Thanks Received:
    273
    Location:
    Brasil
    Hehe, the level of wtfuckness i achieved clouded my judgement
     
  11. pantherx12

    pantherx12 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2009
    Messages:
    9,714 (4.27/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,699
    Location:
    ENGLAND-LAND-LAND
    Would any UK members be up for trading my brand new XFX 5770 for a 4870 + cash

    I only bought the thing because I thought I could stick my t-rad on it and have crazy low temperatures @ 1ghz, how ever as ATI are fucktarded they've opted to use 43mm mounting holes.

    Thus completely making the purchase pointless for me, I have no DX11 games nor can I afford any now due to buying a HD5770.

    I've never been more disappointed with a graphics card EVER.

    ( and no I'm not impressed by temperatures with the stock cooler, which is cheap POS I've no idea why people are raving about it, I have batmobile version)
     
    Last edited: Mar 3, 2010
  12. MoonPig

    MoonPig

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2008
    Messages:
    5,730 (2.36/day)
    Thanks Received:
    886
    Location:
    Wakefield, UK
    How much you thinking ontop? PM me ;)
     
  13. HammerON

    HammerON The Watchful Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Mar 2, 2009
    Messages:
    6,698 (3.02/day)
    Thanks Received:
    3,815
    Less talk and more pics please:)
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  14. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    I have a 3870x2 as of 10 minutes ago :)

    let me start working on it HAHA!
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  15. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    did you kill it totally or what?

    or is it in the oven?
     
  16. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    its in the oven as we speak!!!

    i tested it before had and yes it would light one of the LEDs on its PCB up but the motherboard would give me the no video card beep.
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  17. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    you did remember to take off the cooler and what not?
     
  18. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    Crunching for Team TPU
  19. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    yeah its a nice guide:D

    only 10mins :roll: or you wont have an oven anymore:D
     
  20. Yukikaze

    Yukikaze

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2008
    Messages:
    2,310 (0.97/day)
    Thanks Received:
    481
    Da Rigg:

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
  21. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    i like the white GTX 285

    *EDIT*

    Just pulled it out of the oven and letting it cool down out side (35 deg F out there)
     
    Last edited: Mar 3, 2010
    Crunching for Team TPU
  22. Yukikaze

    Yukikaze

    Joined:
    Sep 24, 2008
    Messages:
    2,310 (0.97/day)
    Thanks Received:
    481
    That's the newer Sparkle one. The other one is an old Gigabyte one. It does look like the Sparkle one has a cheaper cooling shroud and they didn't use all bolt-through holes for their cooling, though. But yes, it is nifty in white :toast:
     
  23. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    mmmh smexy rig
     
  24. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,886 (9.31/day)
    Thanks Received:
    6,372
    Location:
    Chatsworth, GA
    just tried the card after baking and..................... failure :(
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  25. (FIH) The Don

    (FIH) The Don

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2009
    Messages:
    6,823 (3.32/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,910
    Location:
    Viking Land
    what happend?
     

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 10 (6 members and 4 guests)

Random Murderer, khemist, SirKeldon, ThE_MaD_ShOt, barnaba8, TheFinalFrontEar

Share This Page