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    worth the upgrade?

    ok its been a hot minutes since i been on techpowerup. lol anyways im getting ready to build me a new system for gaming and photo editing. i got most of the parts that want picked out, but cant decide if i want to upgrade cpu. currently running Ryzen 1700x, but kind of want to go with Ryzen...
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    Xeon or the i5

    So I finally got my bios chip from EVGA and got my xeon e5-2630 sandy system up and running. Now here is the delimma. A friend gave me his old Asus z87 sabertooth along with an i5 4690. So now I don't know what to use lol any advice?
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    E5 2630 SandyBridge build

    So to start off i had a EVGA X79 motherboard, i've had it for couple years now, and i decided i want to use it. i found a Xeon E5 2630 6 core sandybridge cpu. and i got a couple of questions. question 1. how is E5 2630 stand against A10-7860k? (current system) question 2. would the E5 2630...
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    gtx770 sli and my psu

    ok im thinking about buying 2 GTX 770, well cause it's time to upgrade lol im currently running OCZ ZT 750watt psu, so my question is can my psu handle 2 gtx 770? specs of psu
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    I/O Plate

    ok i order me last week a Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UP4 TH. well it arrived today and i opened the box and there was no I/O plate, does anybody know where or how i can obtain one? :o Edit: i already checked ebay there was none :(
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    HD 5870 engineering sample??

    i found this post on CL and does this look like a hd5870 is an engineering sample? :confused: HD5870 CL add
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    new system question

    ok im itching to build me a new pc but i was thinking of getting a 2600k is it and upgrade or a downgrade from what i currently have and would it be worth it or not? probably going to be using my gtx 480
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    [Case Gallery] Paradox Box (Redone)

    To view this case mod, go here. Specs: LIAN LI PC-A05N Black » Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.6Ghz » Gigabyte X58A-UD3R » EVGA Geforce GTX 480 @ Stock » 10Gigs Super Talent DDR3 1333 @ 1600 » PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750watt » LiteOn DVD-RW » WD Scorpio Black 320Gb (laptop HD) » WD Scorpio...
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    Reservoir Mounting Advice needed

    ok so i have a bitspower water tank z-multi 150 reservoir. so my question is, would it be alright to mount it sideways like in my photo below?
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    120mm rad questiom

    120mm rad question Ok I have a question. I have a swiftech 120mm rad I want to use on a core i7 920 will it keep it cool enough with no ocing or mild ocing?
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    3870x2's tell what u think

    ok guys i know these things are are alittle old but i bought both 3870x2's for 15 dollars so tell me what u think lol and what kind of performance will i see these in quadfire in i7 build? lol and also they are working cards
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    [Case Gallery] Paradox Box

    To view this case mod, go here. Specs: Intel Core i7 920 @ stock Gigabyte X58A-UD3R EVGA Geforce GTX 480 @ Stock Super Talent DDR3 1333 @ 1600 Corsair tx750 LiteOn DVD-RW WD Scorpio Black 320Gb (laptop HD) WD Scorpio Blue 500Gb LIAN LI PC-A05N Black Seagate Barracuda 500Gb...
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    side panel design

    im working on a case mod and i need a side panel design my mind is blank i cant think of anything :ohwell: the mod is call paradox box if u guys have some ideas let me know :D i know i want to use something like Arrows (as in directions)
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    Cable Sleeving

    im looking to cable sleeve my corsair tx750. i want to do individually sleeving to each wire but my question is where do i get the cable sleeving at? i want at least 20 feet of black and white 1/8 of a inch im guessing??? lol where and i dont know where to order from i guess i did look at this...
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    Crazy lucky i guess

    well to start off im must be really lucky person *knock on wood* well anyways i was at a lan last saturday and this dude was selling a Corsair H50 for 20 dollars so i took him up on the offer but thats not the story anyways he ask is there anything else u want to buy off of him, i was thinking...
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    HP DV6000 Thoughts!

    ok i bought a used hp dv6000 amd laptop only thing wrong with it is is suppose to be dvd-rw drive dont work but i got another dvd-rw drive and replaced it but the thing is it wont recognize any optical drive at all not even usb optical drive and the usbs work perfectly cuz i can boot off my...
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    Gtx480 :d

    ok my GTX 295 Died 10 months ago (RIP i miss you :( ) but i waited almost a year to RMA my 295 lol :ohwell: well i sent it in about a week ago and i just got my RMA back well yesterday/today ( had to pick it from my friends house cuz it was regastered under him since i bought it off him lol )...
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    Ff xiv

    anybody play final fantasy 14 online? i just got it today im still new to the game and i need friends lol so let me know what server ur on and game name or sumthing idk lol
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    [Case Gallery] Reaper B/W CM HAF 932

    To view this case mod, go here. Specs: Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.8 190x20 Super Talent DDR3 1333/1526 8-8-8-28 1T EVGA X58 3x SLI EVGA GTX 295 Apogee GTZ MCR220 MCP-655-B MCRES-Micro REV 2 Corsair TX750W PSU CM HAF 932 1 GSkill 64Gig SSD 1 Western Digital 160Gig SATAII 1 500Gig Seagate...
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    Cpu VTT voltage

    ok i been google for about 2 days now about CPU VTT Voltage and not getting anywhere, i want to know what is the max u want to use on x58 and i7 920 let me know what else u need to know thx
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    Modding an ATX to a BTX

    has anybody ever thought about make and atx case in to a btx style with the motherboard is upside down on the opposite side? is it possible with heavy modding?
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    Cooler Master Haf 932

    ok to all the people that own COOLER MASTER HAF case tell me what u think of it. i just order one from the egg for $119 :D
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    Dragon Age Help

    i ok i got dragon age origians today and i installed it and as soon i try to make a character it crashes to the desktop any ideas? anybody else have this problem? i got the latest drivers and the game newest patch thx freakshow
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    [FS/FT][US] Gskill ssd's 64 Gig

    i have 2 Gskill ssd's 64 Gig that i got in a trade a week ago and there just setting here on my desk and dont know what to do with them. So i decided to sell or trade them Model: FM-25S2S-64GB Note: I don't have the original boxes its just the drive's it self Asking $120 FIRM on the price...
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    i have 2 GSkill SSD's 64Gig just setting here gathering dust i got them in a trade, trying to decide to sell them or trade them... well the thing i want to know how much are they worth?