1. #4881
    Field Marshal Dkitty's Avatar
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    Mainboard : Asus P8Z68 DELUXE
    Chipset : Intel Sandy Bridge
    Processor : Intel Core i7 2600K @ 3400MHz
    Physical Memory : 16384MB (4 x 4096 DDR3-SDRAM )
    Video Card : NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580
    Hard Disk : SiImage SCSI Disk Device (110GB)
    Hard Disk : WD My Book 1140 (2000GB)
    DVD-Rom Drive : HL-DT-ST BD-RE BH12LS35
    Monitor Type : Acer X193W - 19 inches
    Network Card : Intel Cougar Point Ethernet Controller
    Network Card : Ralink Technology RT2860 802.11n Wireless LAN Card
    Network Card : Realtek Semiconductor RTL8168/8111 PCIe Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
    Operating System : Windows 7 Ultimate Professional Media Center 6.01.7601 Service Pack 1 (64-bit)
    DirectX : Version 11.00
    Windows Performance Index : 7.8 on 7.9

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    Scarab Lord Djinni's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Asera View Post
    Firewalls. Who needs em?

    I want!

    Link shops!
    Current Project :::: Virtual Private Server hosting and Modded Minecraft admin :::: http://www.refreshprojects.com/
    CASE: Fractal Design Define R4 || CPU: Intel i7 2600k @ 4.8GHz || Cooler: Thermaltake Frio Pull/Push || RAM: 12GB G.Skill Ripjaws-X || MB: ASUS P8Z68 V-PRO || SSD: Samsung 840 Evo 256Gb || HDD: 2x 3TB WD Red, 4x 4TB WD Red, 2x 1TB Samsung SpinPoint F3 || GPU: Asus GTX 760 || VDU(s): Samsung 2233RZ, LG IPS236V-PN, Samsung 46 F6320

  3. #4883
    I feel dorky for first noticing the generic lion symbol.

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    I am Murloc! Cyanotical's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Djinni View Post
    I want!

    Link shops!

    i7-4790K | Z97 Class. | 8GB DDR3-2133 | GTX-980 | RAIDR | 512GB Samsung 830 | SuperNOVA 1Kw P2 | RV05
    Dell U3415w | Ducky Shine3 YoS | EVGA Torq X5 | Xonar Essence One | KRK RP8G2s

  5. #4885
    Finally got around to taking my pc apart to reapply the thermal paste, correct the fans (had 4 intakes, 1 exhaust. They should color those directions instead of blending them into the plastic), and RMA my soundcard. Then when I had everything back together, my pc decided to boot. Found out it was the front connectors were placed wrong. Then I put it back together for a second time only to find out the ssd drive wasn't in properly. When I fixed that, I went to overclock it to 4.7 (from 4.5) only to find out my RAM timings were set to 11-11-11-28 (how that happened I don't know). On top of all this, I found out my camera has a bad battery that I need to replace, so I apologize for my iPhone camera quality. I'll try to update it tomorrow when I fix my camera.


    Case: Cooler Master HAF X
    CPU: Intel Core i5 2500K (OC'd to 4.5. Still working on the correct settings for 4.7. Probably won't happen til I replace my CPU cooler or get a water cooling setup. Either way, it runs 4.5ghz stable at 60C).
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master V8
    Motherboard: ASRock P67 EXTREME4 (B3)
    RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X 8GB
    GPU: Sapphire 6970 2GB
    PSU: Corsair HX750 (750w)
    HDD1: Intel 510 SSD 120GB
    HDD2: Western Digital 1TB Black
    Soundcard: HT | OMEGA CLARO Plus+
    TV Tuner: Ceton InfiniTV 4 (4 tuner CableCard tv tuner)
    Recorder: Hauppauge HD PVR 1212
    Tablet: Wacom Intuos 6x8

    Keyboard: Logitech G15 (original blue)
    Mouse: Logitech G5
    Monitor: Dell U2410 24" IPS Monitor
    Headset: Logitech G35 (gaming)
    Headphones: Ultrasone HFI-580 (trance) / Audio Technica ATH-AD700 (other music)
    Speakers: Logitech Z5500

  6. #4886
    I've got a pretty lame system. I built it 4 years ago and just upgraded the mainboard/CPU/RAM on this last Black Friday. Still need a new video card and an SSD.

    (up to date parts)
    Mainboard: Gigabyte Z68AP-D3
    CPU Intel Core i5 2500k @ 4.1 Ghz
    RAM: PNY 8 GB @ 1600 Mhz, CAS9
    PSU: Ultra 750 watt

    (outaded parts)
    Video Card: BFG GeForce GTX 260 216-core (next on the list for upgrade)
    HDD: 2x Seagate 500GB 7200 RPM
    CPU Cooler: Stock i5 cooler

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    @Adorada, for the record, your SSD doesn't need to actually be held in place, SSDs have no moving parts and therefore don't need to be all super secure like HDDs. Only if you'll be tipping your computer upside down would I suggest you at least tape it down. :P
    Real men use a gluegun just because sticking your SSD's down permanently is an awesome idea. And if you don't want to drill holes for a fan - NO PROBLEM!

    I personally haven't stuck my SSD's down, and do have them mounted, but i did gluegun my 200mm side fan into a slightly different position (due to the rear radiator-fans combo). Also used it to stop that damn stupid reservoir bleed assist tube from dislodging itself when i pressurise and depressurise the loop during bleeding. Filling up the loop completely only for that part to decide to play silly beggars - frustration.

    Glue-Gun; for people too stupid to be able to operate a drill safely! (*Waves*)

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    The Insane DeltrusDisc's Avatar
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    lols I used my Dad's Craftsman drill to make some of the screwholes in my HAF X big enough when I got some newer fans a while back. Twas fun!

    Here is when I took my computer to a friend's house and this is when we plugged it into his computer to do a full clean, which took like 10 minutes at least, to fully undo the GPT partition.

    Notice how it is hanging by the power cable and data cables. :P Yeah it's in its bracket but we didn't feel like taking it out, pointless.

  10. #4890
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wries View Post
    /cast revive thread

    *cellphone camera sucks I know, am soo sorry*

    Pics from initial installation of the Corsair mesh panel for the 650D case. Replacing the window. I think I'll occasionally just switch back to the window just because the mesh panel simply isn't needed for keeping temps in check.. but wth cool thing..

    No more camera "flash" so the following pics look well.. very dark..
    I control two fans at a time with an Y-cable from fan controller. Hi-tech.

    And the insides since switching to Corsair H100. Push/pull DID fit in a 650D with an ASUS motherboard. I was getting reports that it simply would not.
    are all 4 of your fans spining when you let the h100 control the fans in you push/pull?

    mine will only let 2 of my 4 fans work. i have tryed all the 120 mm fans i have and every time it will only let 2 fans work at the time. i have allso tested all the sticks in the h100 and all 4 works as long as i only have 1 or 2 fans installed in it.

    one of my friends have the same problem, so he is sendning hes to repair. the only problem with that for me is, that i threw out the stock cooler for my CPU, so if i send it to repair i have no cooler and he did the same with hes

    ATM im runing my push/pull on a Zelman fan controller, wich is working perfect, but it still bugs me that my h100 can`t controll 4 fans
    Intel i5 2500K: Asus Masimux IV Extreme: Palit GTX 680 Jetstream: Chieftec Nitro Series 1200W:Corsair H-100 Hydro:
    8Gb Corsair Vengeance 1600 Mhz CL8: Crucial M4 128Gb+256Gb: Creative Sound Blaster Z: Corsair Obsidian 800D: Plextor PX-880SA

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    Epic! Skelly's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Synthaxx View Post
    Real men use a gluegun just because sticking your SSD's down permanently is an awesome idea. And if you don't want to drill holes for a fan - NO PROBLEM!
    I have mine stuck down with thick double-sided tape. Fits nicely on the back of the motherboard tray out of the way
    i7 930 @ 4.0Ghz | Sapphire HD5970 w/ Accelero Xtreme | ASUS P6X58D Premium | 32GB Kingston DDR3-1600
    Xonar Essence STX | 128GB Vertex 4 | AX750 | Xigmatek Elysium
    Laing D5 | XSPC RX 360mm | Koolance RP-452X2 | EK-Supreme HF
    Dell 3007WFP-HC | Samsung BX2350 | Das Keyboard Model S Ultimate | Razer Naga Molten | Sennheiser HD650

  12. #4892
    Got most of this in my sig but I'll give some more details here:

    Cooler Master 942 HAF X (with additonal 200mm top fan for total 2 intake + 3 exhaust fans)
    ASUS P8Z78 V-PRO
    i7 2600K OC'd to 4.4GHz
    Corsair A70 CPU Air Cooler
    8GB DDR3 1600MHZ Corsair Vengeance
    EVGA GTX 570 2.5GB
    Corsair 750HX PSU
    120GB Intel 320 SSD
    750GB WD Caviar Black
    500GB WD Caviar Black
    Additional Red LED internal lighting

    Logitech G15 keyboard

    Logitech Mx518 Mouse

    Razer eXactMat gaming mouse pad

    Razer Nostromo programable game pad

    Razer Characias Head Set

    24" Acer Monitor @ 1920x1080 res

    (Pics comming soon when I get a decent camera to use)

    Increased my CPU over clock to 4.4GHz.
    Last edited by MMOMODSSUCKDICK; 2011-12-28 at 02:52 AM. Reason: Update CPU over clock info
    Cooler Master HAF X : Intel Core i7 2600K @ 4.7GHz : Corsair A70 cooler : 8GB DDR3 1600MHz Corsair Vengeance LP : ASUS P8Z68 V-PRO/Gen3 : EVGA GTX GTX 670 FTW SIG2

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    I am Murloc! Xuvial's Avatar
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    Excellent rig, but you realize that's a 200mhz overclock (5%) right?

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    Mechagnome pOO flinger's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xuvial View Post
    Excellent rig, but you realize that's a 200mhz overclock (5%) right?
    It could be his/her first time with CPU overclocking and might just be getting the feel of it before going higher.

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    Herald of the Titans Wries's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xuvial View Post
    Excellent rig, but you realize that's a 200mhz overclock (5%) right?
    Not exactly as by default the CPU should only go to 3.8 on one core when it can put all other cores into a resting state. I'd say it's a 500MHz OC since the turbo with all four cores on default will be 3.5.

  16. #4896
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    Quote Originally Posted by Asera View Post
    Firewalls. Who needs em?

    You have a coffee maker at your desk?

    The Portal 2 stuff is awesome!

    [email protected] | GeForce GTX 760 | 8GB DDR3-1600MHz | Samsung 840 120GB SSD | 1+2TB HDD | Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3 | Corsair CX V2 500W
    NZXT Phantom | 2x 24" 1920x1080, 1x 22" 1920x1080 | Audio Technica ATH-M50x with ModMic | Qpad MK-80 MX Blue | Logitech G600

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    I got tired of dealing with my old left-handed that I've been using since high school... so I got myself a new one
    (I write left handed but use my mouse with my right hand... it was always a pain keeping the mousepad on the desk and not sliding off the side)

    It's a little smaller than I had anticipated, but it works out fine

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    Herald of the Titans Wries's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by noteworthynerd View Post
    *I know that is overkill, but I had 6GB originally and wanted to upgrade to 8GB but couldn't find just a single stick.
    6GB is not overkill for anything. And seeing as you have a triple-channel chipset it makes sense having 3x 2GB sticks in it (one stick for each channel), 2x 4GB chips would've been sub-par and one 8GB stick would've been plain wrong.. err.. morally.

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    Look at that! The thread is now officially bugging out! We made it guys.
    \\ My signature got removed because it was 21,12 Kb over the limitation \\

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prixie View Post
    Look at that! The thread is now officially bugging out! We made it guys.
    I'm confused?

    Anyway, have I just missed it or have we seen no SB-E system so far?

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