1. #13721
    Quote Originally Posted by Eduro View Post

    Well I kindof have a computer already so it was a nice addition
    Ya I am thinking of getting one might wait a bit for the price to drop. Was planning on getting it for photo editing instead of having 2 monitors side by side to multi task when editing.

  2. #13722
    Quote Originally Posted by Yami View Post
    Ya I am thinking of getting one might wait a bit for the price to drop. Was planning on getting it for photo editing instead of having 2 monitors side by side to multi task when editing.
    Sounds like a perfect plan for that. I haven't even done any color correctioning yet and just using the factory settings it looks great
    I just need a bigger desk so I can put my old monitor next to it

  3. #13723
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kostattoo View Post
    Well i am in Greece and in general haven't seen it used much here either, it costs around 50euros atm. I guess you've been happy with it so far since you still got it?
    Yeah, it was around 40 euros for me. In terms of performance sits between CM 212 EVO and NH-D14.
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  4. #13724
    Just got the last of my cooling parts today. Will post pictures when I finish my overclocking this weekend... But, here's my specs(I also use this thing for writing code).

    CPU: i7 4790k
    Mobo: MSI Z97-GD65
    RAM: G.Skill Ripjawz X 2133 8GB
    SDD: Samsung 840 Pro 128GB
    HDD: WD Caviar Black 1TB
    GFX: 2x Gigabyte GTX 660 Ti 2GB
    PSU: Corsair AX750
    Case: CM Storm Trooper
    Cooling block: XSPC Raystorm
    Radiator: AlphaCool ST30 280
    Pump/Res: XSPC Dual Bay D5 vario
    Fans: 4 x Aerocool DS Blue 120mm; 3 x Aerocool DS Blue 140mm

  5. #13725
    So apparently I need a new motherboard....again. Stupid MSI makes shitty products. It's not cost effective to buy another Z79 1155 board so I am going to get an Asus Sabertooth Mark 2 LGA 1150 Z97 board and an i7 4790K in the next while. I just sold my GTX 760 so I will pick up the board in a couple of weeks and the processor after that. Overtime at work will justify the investment while still allowing me to put away my usual savings. Pondering whether I should get a new case as well. No point in having multiple SATA 3 drives and only 2 ports plus my new R9 290 isn't running in PCIe 3.0 mode. Might as well upgrade and use my hardware to it's fullest now. The USB3 header is dead on my current board and a few of the USB ports are fried which I need.

    I am also planning on replacing the Wind force cooler on my card with the NZXT Kraken setup, 75 degrees on load is rough on my room temperature.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rennadrel View Post
    I am also planning on replacing the Wind force cooler on my card with the NZXT Kraken setup, 75 degrees on load is rough on my room temperature.
    It'll still produce the same amount of energy, you won't notice a difference in room temp.
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    Updated photos of my setup.
    Awaiting a laptop (G750JZ) for my mobile needs aswell, hopefully coming tomorrow




    PC:
    Corsair Carbide Air 540 with Corsair Quiet edition fans.
    Corsair h100i cpu cooler with Corsair Quiet edition fans.
    Corsair AX760i Platinum PSU with red sleeved cables
    Asus Maximus V Formula motherboard
    Intel Core i5 3570k at 4,4Ghz atm
    16Gb Corsair Dominator Platinum 1600mhz
    Asus Geforce GTX 780Ti
    Corsair Neutron GTX 240gb SSD
    OCZ Agility 3 240GB SSD
    1,5TB HDD


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    Corsair sp2500
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    BenQ 2411z 144hz
    BenQ G2420HD
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    Samsung 250GB 840 EVO/Samsung 500GB 840 EVO - Corsair RM750 - Corsair Obsidian 450D - Corsair H110i GT
    Corsair Scimitar - Corsair Strafe RGB Cherry MX Silent - Corsair Void RGB Wireless - Corsair SP2500 Speakers - Asus 27" LED G-Sync ROG SWIFT PG279Q
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  8. #13728
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    Nice product placement (C9)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Notarget View Post
    Nice product placement (C9)
    Hmm, wonder how that got there...

  11. #13731
    I'm on an 18.4" Clevo P180HM (Malibal) laptop, i7 sandy bridge (2760QM I think), 8GB ram, single GTX 560M video card, 128GB SSD for system and WoW (with a 1TB for large data). So far, still fine for raiding, we'll see in WoD with the new models. Usually I upgrade every 2 years, this one will see at least 3, so I'm pretty happy about that.

    I use a Logitech G710+ (cherry brown switches), which just goes on top of the laptop's keyboard, and a logitech trackman marble trackball.

    Usually have the whole setup on a lap desk (ie a rectangular sheet of nicely finished plywood), but the cool part is it doesn't really matter where I am, all I need is internet and power and I'm good.

  12. #13732
    Quote Originally Posted by looz View Post
    It'll still produce the same amount of energy, you won't notice a difference in room temp.
    That's not what I have been reading. Apparently the NZXT Kraken setup runs about 20 degrees cooler while not sounding like a jet engine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rennadrel View Post
    That's not what I have been reading. Apparently the NZXT Kraken setup runs about 20 degrees cooler while not sounding like a jet engine.
    Yes, the graphics card will run cooler and quieter. It is more effective at transfering heat from your graphics card to your room.

    It won't make your room cooler.
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    Case that we crafted with my friend. Made from solid oak and Hi-Macs solid surface material.

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    How are you going to possibly cool that thing?
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  16. #13736
    Custom watercooling I suppose would be one way, but then you'd need to put that somewhere so the point in this "case" seems rather odd But good job

    Also from the looks of it, there seems to be fans going down below the case, guessing he won't keep anything else underneath it

  17. #13737
    There are fans on the front corners as you can see on the last picture. That "thing" keeps itself pretty cool even on long periods of playing.

    This computer is on his living room, on a tv table.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maleficarum View Post
    There are fans on the front corners as you can see on the last picture. That "thing" keeps itself pretty cool even on long periods of playing.

    This computer is on his living room, on a tv table.
    Oooooo I like it! Can we get a closeup of how you have rigged the video card? From what I can tell you used a PCI E cable right, to offset the GPU?
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  19. #13739
    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Oooooo I like it! Can we get a closeup of how you have rigged the video card? From what I can tell you used a PCI E cable right, to offset the GPU?
    Im going to visit my friend next week so I can take more pictures for you. Not quite sure how the gpu was installed, it's been over a year when we made that "thing". But I get back to you when I got some more pictures and details.

  20. #13740
    I wanna see more as well, that thing is downright sexy. Would love to be able to slap one together myself
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