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System Name RyZen Reynolds
Processor Ryzen 1600 6c/12t -3.8Ghz@1.26v
Motherboard Asrock AB350m
Cooling Wraith Spire
Memory 16GB DDR4 2800
Video Card(s) PNY GTX 780 Ti
Storage Seagate 1TB - 128GB SSD
Display(s) BenQ G2420HD
Case Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-01
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Power Supply Corsair VS 550w
Mouse Zalman ZM-M401R
Keyboard Razor Lycosa
Software Windows 10 Home x64
#1
Don't pay attention to my current specs, please rate this new rig I am building:


i5 3570k
Asus Z77 Sabertooth Intel Z77
2x Sapphire Vapor-X 7950
Kingston HyperX Beast 16GB (2x8GB) PC3-12800C9 1600MHz Dual Channel Kit
Corsair Hydro H100i
Corsair Enthusiast Series TX 850W V2
Corsair Graphite 600T
240GB Corsair Force 3 SSD
2TB HDD
 
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Processor Core i7 4790K
Motherboard ASUS ROG Maximus VII Hero
Cooling Custom loop
Memory 4x4GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 2800MHz 11-14-14-35
Video Card(s) 2xEVGA GTX 970 SSC
Storage SSD Main, 7TB backups
Display(s) Samsung 40" 4k UHD
Case Corsair 900D
Audio Device(s) Soundblaster thingy
Power Supply Enermax Revolution 85+ 1050w
Mouse Steel Series Sensi
Keyboard Thermaltake eSports Posiden Z Cherry Blues
Software Windows 10 x64
#2
Only differences I would do are faster memory, and a Force GT or GS.
 
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Processor Ryzen 1600 6c/12t -3.8Ghz@1.26v
Motherboard Asrock AB350m
Cooling Wraith Spire
Memory 16GB DDR4 2800
Video Card(s) PNY GTX 780 Ti
Storage Seagate 1TB - 128GB SSD
Display(s) BenQ G2420HD
Case Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-01
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Power Supply Corsair VS 550w
Mouse Zalman ZM-M401R
Keyboard Razor Lycosa
Software Windows 10 Home x64
#3
Only differences I would do are faster memory, and a Force GT or GS.
Already got the SSd so don't want to spend money on a new one and hoping the RAM will OC to 2000+ mhz as the difference between 1600 and 2000mhz is big enough to notice the dfference especially for a 2x8GB set :eek:
 
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Processor Intel® Core i5 6600
Motherboard Asus H170 Pro Gaming
Cooling Hyper 212 Evo
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16GB DDR4 2400mhz
Video Card(s) Gigabyte Geforce GTX 960 G1 4GB Gaming
Storage 256GB Intel SSD 525 Series
Display(s) 24" LG LED Monitor
Case Corsair Carbide 200R
Power Supply Seasonic MK12II 620W
Mouse Logitech G5
Keyboard Logitech G110
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#4
Already got the SSd so don't want to spend money on a new one and hoping the RAM will OC to 2000+ mhz as the difference between 1600 and 2000mhz is big enough to notice the dfference especially for a 2x8GB set :eek:
Im with you there, OC-ing to 2000mhz would be nice ;) as for the rest of the rig..I am for it!
:rockout:


:toast:
 
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System Name Hella Cool/Mini Moop
Processor i5 3550/i3 3240
Motherboard Asus P8Z77-V LK/ MSI B75IA-E33
Cooling Antec Kuhler 620 H20+ Corsair SP 120mm Quiet Edition/ Stock Intel Cooler
Memory 8GB Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 MHZ/ 8GB Corsair XMS 1600 MHz
Video Card(s) Sapphire VAPOR-X 7970 GHz Edition 3GB DDR5/ HIS 7750 1GB DDR5 Single Slot
Storage Western Digital Black 640GB (SATA III), Toshiba 1TB (SATA III)/ Hitachi 500GB (SATA III)
Display(s) Viewsonic Something (Full HD 1080P, 24 in)
Case Cooler Master CM 690 III/ Cooler Master Elite 110
Audio Device(s) Onboard Audio
Power Supply Corsair HX 750W/ CM GX 650W (Will change to corsair cx430M)
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#5
Very solid.
 
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System Name Desktop
Processor i5 3570k
Motherboard Asrock Z77
Cooling Corsair H60
Memory G Skill 8gb 1600 mhz X 2
Video Card(s) Sapphire Radeon 7850 X 2
Storage 1 TB Velociraptor, 240GB 840 Samsung
Display(s) 27" Samsung LED X 2
Case Thermaltake V9
Power Supply Seasonic 620 W, CX600M on stand by
Software Win 8.1 64
Benchmark Scores Benches are silly
#6
From the reviews I've read, the H80 actually outperform the H100 and saves space/money.

why 2x 7950? If you don't care about $ then go 2x 7970. If not then do 1 7970. It just works better when you need it to. That's just my opinion though. I think crossfire/sli will see their light in a couple more generations.

Why i3570k if you go with 2x7950? It would make more sense with i3770k and 7970 that will probably cost much less and have more reliable game performance.

Then with the money you'll save you can have Velociraptor 1TB drives instead of the slower Barracuda or WD black.
 

brandonwh64

Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!
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Processor I7 6700K @ STOCK | Intel I7-920
Motherboard Gigabyte Z170X-UD5 | Alienware MS-7543 X58
Cooling Corsair A70 Push/Pull | Corsair H50
Memory Crucial Ballistix DDR4 2400 MHz | Pereema 3x2GB DDR3
Video Card(s) Gigabyte Gaming G1 GTX 1070 | Gigabyte 7970 3GB
Storage 2x Samsung Pro 256GB M.2 SSD's in Raid 0 | 4TB Western Digital SATA drive
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Case NZXT Tempest 410 Elite | NZXT Source 210
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Power Supply Corsair 750TX | Enermax Liberty 500W
Mouse MX518 | MX502
Keyboard TESORO Mechanical | ANZO Mechanical
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#7
Solid rig there.
 

RCoon

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System Name HP Omen 17
Processor i7 7700HQ
Memory 16GB 2400Mhz DDR4
Video Card(s) GTX 1060
Storage Samsung SM961 256GB + HGST 1TB
Display(s) 1080p IPS G-SYNC 75Hz
Audio Device(s) Bang & Olufsen
Power Supply 230W
Mouse Roccat Kone XTD+
Software Win 10 Pro
#8
10/10, would bang. 7950 xfire performance is excellent on my 144hz monitor