1. #12021
    Yeah it's just nuts. I'm not willing to part with it, but it is going to cut the cost of the boyfriend's future build significantly as I also have an extra video card laying around for him that I've decided not to use (I upgraded).

    I tend to hang onto parts for a few years so I can get a budget build out of them for a friend too.

  2. #12022
    Brewmaster looz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Finland
    Posts
    1,276
    I see, a very good reason for the ram then.
    i5 4690k ♦ Z97-A ♦ GTX 760 SLI ♦ 8 GB ♦ 120Gb + 1Tb + 4Tb ♦ Define R4
    Muh Paladin

  3. #12023
    Quote Originally Posted by looz View Post
    And of course, click to enlarge.
    Those headphones are....filthy.
    What happens in the 16x slot error or just nothing?
    https://i.redditmedia.com/P8UE8DAGeB...c1ef120404fdbd
    Quote Originally Posted by PRE 9-11 View Post
    This term isn't far off, though it would need the word "scientific" in front of it.
    Quote Originally Posted by PRE 9-11 View Post
    Accessibility, ownership, availability; these are all essentially the same thing.

  4. #12024
    TOTALLY NOT
    Banned
    tetrisGOAT's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Sweden
    Posts
    13,640
    Quote Originally Posted by lockedout View Post
    What happens in the 16x slot error or just nothing?
    Looking at its age, I'm going to say that the motherboard has its USB3.0 ports (if any) and additional s-ATA ports running off of the PCI-e lanes, which is what happens today as well, although now it's chipset PCI-E rather than CPU PCI-E.
    Changing that around in BIOS should make it work.

    Or, again looking at its age, it's simply not functioning anymore.

  5. #12025
    http://img198.imageshack.us/img198/365/2su2.jpg

    < holy mother of use thumbnails! >
    Last edited by llDemonll; 2013-10-02 at 06:04 AM.

  6. #12026
    I am Murloc! Xuvial's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    New Zealand
    Posts
    5,114
    Quote Originally Posted by waterise View Post
    http://img198.imageshack.us/img198/365/2su2.jpg

    < holy mother of use thumbnails! >
    You'd need an awfully tall chair to use the keyboard+mouse with that setup, plus there's nowhere to put your legs. How do you manage?

  7. #12027
    Brewmaster looz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Finland
    Posts
    1,276
    Quote Originally Posted by tetrisGOAT View Post
    Looking at its age, I'm going to say that the motherboard has its USB3.0 ports (if any) and additional s-ATA ports running off of the PCI-e lanes, which is what happens today as well, although now it's chipset PCI-E rather than CPU PCI-E.
    Changing that around in BIOS should make it work.

    Or, again looking at its age, it's simply not functioning anymore.
    I might look into that, but then again the GPU stays cool regardless. And when I first installed that sound card the mobo was almost new.

    Quote Originally Posted by lockedout View Post
    Those headphones are....filthy.
    What happens in the 16x slot error or just nothing?
    Filthy? No they're not, must be an illusion due to the flash.

    Nothing happens if I use the 16x.
    i5 4690k ♦ Z97-A ♦ GTX 760 SLI ♦ 8 GB ♦ 120Gb + 1Tb + 4Tb ♦ Define R4
    Muh Paladin

  8. #12028
    Brewmaster Majesticii's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Netherlands
    Posts
    1,413
    Quote Originally Posted by waterise View Post
    http://img198.imageshack.us/img198/365/2su2.jpg

    < holy mother of use thumbnails! >
    D:

    /10char

  9. #12029
    Data Monster Simca's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    FL, United States
    Posts
    9,898
    Quote Originally Posted by waterise View Post
    Oh dear god, I feel your pain.
    Global Moderator | Forum Guidelines

  10. #12030
    Elemental Lord Notarget's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Dark Side of the Moon
    Posts
    8,403
    Quote Originally Posted by Xuvial View Post
    You'd need an awfully tall chair to use the keyboard+mouse with that setup, plus there's nowhere to put your legs. How do you manage?
    Could be a standing "desk" setup (assuming it's tall enough). It's actually quite healthy, granted this doesn't really look quite like that option with the way the monitors are positioned.
    CPU: Intel i7-4790k 4.7GHz MB: ASUS Z97 Pro Gamer
    GPU: Gigabyte GTX 970 G1-Gaming 1519MHz Boost RAM: Corsair Pro 16GB 1866MHz
    SSD: Samsung 850-EVO 500GB PSU: Corsair RM550 CASE: Phanteks Enthoo Pro Monitor: 1440p Dell U2515H 1080p LG 237L-BN IPS
    Current build! (not updated) ||Old Build || Antivirus + Security 10 || AV-TEST 2016

  11. #12031
    Brewmaster Majesticii's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Netherlands
    Posts
    1,413
    Quote Originally Posted by Notarget View Post
    Could be a standing "desk" setup (assuming it's tall enough). It's actually quite healthy, granted this doesn't really look quite like that option with the way the monitors are positioned.
    What is this, the Battlestar Pegasus?

  12. #12032
    I can't imagine standing for raid 5 hours straight. I'm a creature of comfort.

  13. #12033
    intel i7 3930k cpu
    32GB G-skill X series
    GeForce Galaxy GTX 780 HoF Edition
    Benq 27" 120 Hz monitor
    OS SSD
    Game install SSD
    Sata Data drives

  14. #12034
    Elemental Lord Notarget's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Dark Side of the Moon
    Posts
    8,403
    Quote Originally Posted by Naer View Post
    I can't imagine standing for raid 5 hours straight. I'm a creature of comfort.
    Google "standing desk benefits" and at least you wouldn't be damaging your body
    CPU: Intel i7-4790k 4.7GHz MB: ASUS Z97 Pro Gamer
    GPU: Gigabyte GTX 970 G1-Gaming 1519MHz Boost RAM: Corsair Pro 16GB 1866MHz
    SSD: Samsung 850-EVO 500GB PSU: Corsair RM550 CASE: Phanteks Enthoo Pro Monitor: 1440p Dell U2515H 1080p LG 237L-BN IPS
    Current build! (not updated) ||Old Build || Antivirus + Security 10 || AV-TEST 2016

  15. #12035
    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Illinois, USA
    Posts
    17,216
    Quote Originally Posted by thejeremyftw View Post
    intel i7 3930k cpu
    32GB G-skill X series
    GeForce Galaxy GTX 780 HoF Edition
    Benq 27" 120 Hz monitor
    OS SSD
    Game install SSD
    Sata Data drives
    I'd like to see pictures of something as crazy as this.
    Quote Originally Posted by Belize View Post
    Online dating turned into circumcision discussion. Good job MMO-C, it only took 25 pages.
    My Ridiculous Computer Setup

    MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL: Beer, Games, Opinions
    | CPU Overclocking Thread | GPU Overclocking Thread

  16. #12036
    Quote Originally Posted by thejeremyftw View Post
    intel i7 3930k cpu
    32GB G-skill X series
    GeForce Galaxy GTX 780 HoF Edition
    Benq 27" 120 Hz monitor
    OS SSD
    Game install SSD
    Sata Data drives
    Reports of the VRMs on that card catching fire when overclocking....

  17. #12037
    When I saw the thread name I knew that the OP would brag with his gaming rig. I open the thread, and yes he is.
    Never understood this 'wiener' show off.

    User was infracted for nonconstructive posting.
    Last edited by noteworthynerd; 2013-10-02 at 05:58 PM.

  18. #12038
    Elemental Lord Notarget's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Dark Side of the Moon
    Posts
    8,403
    Quote Originally Posted by gunchix View Post
    When I saw the thread name I knew that the OP would brag with his gaming rig. I open the thread, and yes he is.
    Never understood this 'wiener' show off.
    This is a quote from OP:

    I love this crap! I have not seen a post like this yet so I am getting this one started post your specs,monitor,mouse,keyboard ect. and pics!

    I see no bragging and roughly ~12000 posts! disagrees with you. You couldn't be more wrong and your post accomplishes absolutely nothing.
    CPU: Intel i7-4790k 4.7GHz MB: ASUS Z97 Pro Gamer
    GPU: Gigabyte GTX 970 G1-Gaming 1519MHz Boost RAM: Corsair Pro 16GB 1866MHz
    SSD: Samsung 850-EVO 500GB PSU: Corsair RM550 CASE: Phanteks Enthoo Pro Monitor: 1440p Dell U2515H 1080p LG 237L-BN IPS
    Current build! (not updated) ||Old Build || Antivirus + Security 10 || AV-TEST 2016

  19. #12039
    Mechagnome protput's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Belgium
    Posts
    618
    Quote Originally Posted by lockedout View Post
    Those headphones are....filthy.
    Nope, it's the fabric of the headset that makes it look like it ^^
    CPU: I5 2500K @4.5ghz (1.285v), CPU cooler: Corsair H100 push/pull GPU: MSI R7970 Lightning @1200Mhz, Case: Corsair 650D, Ram: 16GB Corsair vengeance, Mobo: Asrock Z77 Extreme4, PSU: Corsair TX650M, SSD: Samsung 830 128GB, HDD: WD Caviar Black 1TB SPU: Xonar Essence STX

  20. #12040
    Immortal Evil Inside's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Down Under
    Posts
    7,078
    Changed my "paintjob" again, or made it better I should say. It's not quite finished yet but I think so far it's turned out pretty good.

    ||i5 3570k @ 4.4GHz||H100 push/pull||AsRock Z77 Extreme4||16Gb G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz||Gigabyte Windforce GTX 970|| Coolermaster Storm Trooper||Corsair TX850 Enthusiast Series||Samsung 840 Pro 128gb(boot drive)||1TB WD HDD, 2x 3TB WD HDD, 2TB WD HDD||

    Bdk Nagrand / Astae Nagrand
    Pokemon X FC: 4656-7679-2545/Trainer Name: Keno

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •