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gerrynicol

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Video Card(s) XFX GTX 285 SLi
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#1
Ok, so I just ordered the following:
Intel Core i7-920
Asus P6T Deluxe
6GB G.Skill DDR3 PC3-10666
and a Coolermaster HAF 932

I will get some pics when I get the stuff in.

Should be good along with the X2 gtx 285s:D
 

DrPepper

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#2
You lucky shit :p

I've got an i7 build coming up for a friend. How much did all that cost you ?
 

gerrynicol

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Memory 6GB G.Skill DDR3 PC3-1348Mhz
Video Card(s) XFX GTX 285 SLi
Storage 160GB, 250GB, 320GB
Display(s) 24" dell(1920X1200)
Case Coolermaster HAF
Audio Device(s) Auzentech X-Fi Prelude, logitech Z5500
Power Supply Corsair HX 1K
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#3
LOL, it was a fair chunk, it was around £700 all in( shipping as well)
Hop it performs as good as I hope
 

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#4
cool! hope you like it. pics and benchies when it's all done!
 

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#5
You should do a comparison result between your older rig and the new one.
 

CDdude55

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#6
Awesome. And as said if u can post some pics!:)
 

gerrynicol

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Video Card(s) XFX GTX 285 SLi
Storage 160GB, 250GB, 320GB
Display(s) 24" dell(1920X1200)
Case Coolermaster HAF
Audio Device(s) Auzentech X-Fi Prelude, logitech Z5500
Power Supply Corsair HX 1K
Software 7 ultimate 64
#8
yeah no probs,

with this system I get P16008 with 1 gtx 285 and over 22k with SLi
what benchies should I run?
 

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Display(s) Samsung T240 (1920 X1200)
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Video Card(s) XFX GTX 285 SLi
Storage 160GB, 250GB, 320GB
Display(s) 24" dell(1920X1200)
Case Coolermaster HAF
Audio Device(s) Auzentech X-Fi Prelude, logitech Z5500
Power Supply Corsair HX 1K
Software 7 ultimate 64
#10
Got everything in today, but the build will need to wait till the weekend as im on 12 hr nights this week. Anyway here is a pic of the stuff( I put my X2 gtx 285 boxes in as well) Only thing missing is the power supply which is what i'm using now lol. anyway here it is

 
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Audio Device(s) onboard
Power Supply 650W
Software Windows 8.1, with 'start is back' obviously
Benchmark Scores It boots whilst im still young so im pleased with that.
#11
if only i had cash....
 
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#12
So jealous.
 
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#13
I wouldn't even bother building it yet, id pile it up on the floor and sleep on it!
 
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Video Card(s) XFX GTX 285 SLi
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Case Coolermaster HAF
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#14
Lol with the size of the HAF, I reckon I could get a double bed in there :D
 

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#15
im very very jealous. I want my new machine now! :(
 

Jakl

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#16
I hope you enjoy your new system and overclocking experience if you plan on doing so...
 

Methious

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#17
Should be a pretty beefy build, I use the P6T Deluxe Palm OC Edition and it's pretty rockin. Best memory handling board out there IMO, I've been through MSI, and Giga boards on X58 and the P6T is the only one that every kit of ram I've tried was Plug and Play.

Ocing I got 4.4 on the 965, and it drives my 285's pretty darn good.

It's a little light for my 295's but I don't think there's anything out there that is capable of driving them without bottlenecking.

If you use it make sure you update to the latest Palm OC software cause the original usually causes a system hang.
 
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#18
Kewl, i started doing some benchies, tried fear 2 but its not really taxing my system (current)
With a low of 70 a high of 250 and av of ~130. I will get some different games together
And hopefully get started on the build on either friday or saterday.
 

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#19
Rich Bastards!!! I killl you !! :laugh:
 
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Case Coolermaster HAF
Audio Device(s) Auzentech X-Fi Prelude, logitech Z5500
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#20
Finished the first part of the build, just need to strip this pc of it's HDDs, power supply(corsair 1Kw) and gfx cards(X2 gtx 285s) get them installed and then i'm good to go.

Some pics from todays build, any comments "constructive" criticism welcome :)









 
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Display(s) 20" samusng LCD, gaming at 1680 x 1050
Case some old amd thing
Audio Device(s) onboard
Power Supply 650W
Software Windows 8.1, with 'start is back' obviously
Benchmark Scores It boots whilst im still young so im pleased with that.
#21
i have one question why such a huge case and such a small mobo:D but looking really good doina good job of cable management so far
 
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#22
That is hawt!
 
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#23
i have one question why such a huge case and such a small mobo:D but looking really good doina good job of cable management so far
It's a standard ATX board, just the case is freakin huge lol, I didn't think it was going to be that big :roll:. I will get the rest sorted out tomorrow and get the rest of the pics up after that.

Cheers for the comments guys.

If any1 has any comments to help the build at this stage please feel free to post :toast:
 
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Storage 500GB WD Sata / 60 GB Samsung IDE
Display(s) 20" samusng LCD, gaming at 1680 x 1050
Case some old amd thing
Audio Device(s) onboard
Power Supply 650W
Software Windows 8.1, with 'start is back' obviously
Benchmark Scores It boots whilst im still young so im pleased with that.
#24
your psu is right at the bottom an ur dvd right at the top an if that a standard ATX board then that case IS bloody huge so my worry for ya is will the wires reach? a still be able to be routed away
 

paulo7

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#25
I know why you got that case ;-) love my antec 900 but can be hard to fit it everything in it!