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here is the eyefinity setup with the stand. Thing is huge and weighs a ton. Sticks out a little more forward than i like but I do plan on buying a larger desk in a few months. Can't decided if I want to pick up a used 6970 or wait for 7950, cost being the main decideding factor. My 6870 just isnt cutting it in eyefinity.

http://img.techpowerup.org/111230/IMG_20111230_150606.jpg
Copenhagen69 has a nice deal on an Asus 6970:

http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/showthread.php?t=129475
 

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Benching:


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I fully understand why these 2011 chips don't come with heatsinks...
 
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:eek: OMG THE BACTERIA!!! LuLz.


BTW, ewww. Someone needs to wash their hands, A LOT.


:laugh:
 
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well you figure he is the motherboard reviewer for tpu so...
 

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I know but.. Mother of God!
 

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I know but.. Mother of God!
It's really no big deal. As far as reviewers go, I don't actually cover that many "parts per year". Works out to about one every 2 weeks.

New year is almost here...gonna have to empty the shelves and try to fill it again in 2012. :roll:
 

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Sorry about the lame quality. :eek:

Put a DVD in front of screen to show relative size. Yes that's you there Athlon. :laugh:



Here's the studio. :eek: And my beautiful girlfriend. :toast:
 
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It's really no big deal. As far as reviewers go, I don't actually cover that many "parts per year". Works out to about one every 2 weeks.

New year is almost here...gonna have to empty the shelves and try to fill it again in 2012. :roll:
I can haz?:D
 
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here is the eyefinity setup with the stand. Thing is huge and weighs a ton. Sticks out a little more forward than i like but I do plan on buying a larger desk in a few months. Can't decided if I want to pick up a used 6970 or wait for 7950, cost being the main decideding factor. My 6870 just isnt cutting it in eyefinity.

http://img.techpowerup.org/111230/IMG_20111230_150606.jpg
Was going to suggest making CF w/ another 6870, but your MoBo has only 1 PCI-Ex16:twitch::wtf::cry:
 
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probably nail polish or somthing like that lulz

dont ask me how i know :wtf:
 
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here is the eyefinity setup with the stand. Thing is huge and weighs a ton. Sticks out a little more forward than i like but I do plan on buying a larger desk in a few months. Can't decided if I want to pick up a used 6970 or wait for 7950, cost being the main decideding factor. My 6870 just isnt cutting it in eyefinity.

http://img.techpowerup.org/111230/IMG_20111230_150606.jpg
Sweet baby jesus that's amazing...


also 19000th post C:
 

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I fully understand why these 2011 chips don't come with heatsinks...
Because the piss-ass little heatsinks that Intel gives with most CPU's wouldn't do anything for these? Actually, it's more like extra money in Intel's pocket, as they know we won't ever use them anyway...

That one belongs in the "Filthy Rotten Help Desk Nightmare" thread. BTW, the thing I see the most on keyboards now is foundation makeup. Women touch their face then type on the keyboard, use the mouse or use the phone. Laptops are bad, too. Moost of the time we get a laptop in, the first thing we do is scrub it down with a Clorox wipe, then dry it off with a soft cloth. MOst of the time they look brand new after I'm done with them. :pimp:
 
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Because the piss-ass little heatsinks that Intel gives with most CPU's wouldn't do anything for these? Actually, it's more like extra money in Intel's pocket, as they know we won't ever use them anyway...
You know, I was sitting here clocking with the GA-X79-UD5, watching power consumption.


At stock, my chip consumes as much power, correction...more power... as my 2600K's do when fully overclocked. It needs that watercooler Intel sells.


So yeah, it kinda seems liek a mix of both..to get a bit more cash, and because a reasonable solution isn't something they could produce easily. Like, I need to get my watercooling going again...too abd my block is still in the mail, and my All-in-one coolers don't have the right bracket. :banghead:

Are you going to sell them, or return them to sender?
I need to find an exchange policy somewheres...:laugh:
 
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Toying with a Geforce GT 240 for physX and added a second fan to the H60 and will be adding a second set of the Vengeance 8GB kit soon (I know overkill:D). Also I am using the problematic HD 5850 in crossfire without any of the issues I had when using it alone i.e. no vertical lines in games etc.... I'm using my old card as the primary one, maybe what ever is causing the problems is simply not in use in crossfire.

Playing Mass Effect 2 ATM (Steam deals) and can't wait for the third installment in March.... I think I love Liara:eek:
 
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http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7161/6607562285_4d043c5c0e_b.jpg

Toying with a Geforce GT 240 for physX and added a second fan to the H60 and will be adding a second set of the Vengeance 8GB kit soon (I know overkill:D). Also I am using the problematic HD 5850 in crossfire without any of the issues I had when using it alone i.e. no vertical lines in games etc.... I'm using my old card as the primary one, maybe what ever is causing the problems is simply not in use in crossfire.

Playing Mass Effect 2 ATM (Steam deals) and can't wait for the third installment in March.... I think I love Liara:eek:
Nice rig, and I've been waiting for ME3 for a year and a half. Liara is very sweet, but I'm more of a Miranda guy. :D
 

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Not the most beautiful system, but for me, power and quietness matter ;-)

All the sides are covered with Silverstone SST-SF01 -mat, GTX580 @ 40% fan speed and using the U.L.N.A adapters on the D14. I cant seriously hear ANYTHING :)

What comes to the hardware, I'm thinking of buying the GTX680 when it arrives, if not then I'm gonna wait for Maxwell OR get a second GTX580 when the prices come down. i7 3770K is also something I'm considering of but that's very unlikely to happen since I'm running the 2600K @ 4.8Ghz so the gained win in perfomance with the 3770K would be minimal.
 
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Happy New Years everyone! :toast:

My green-blooded Vulcan lives again, with a new Gene-Z motherboard and a I5 2500K.

Currently testing for stability at 5GHz. Build still in progress. :D
 
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dont forget to take your "vitamin" pills lol :roll:
 
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I thought the ant-acid tablets really complete the picture. :laugh: