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    Thanks, at least I can thank Deltru (and you) for making sure and get my firmware updated

    Silly question maybe but can you update the firmware through a mounted image (Daemon) ?

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    I figured since it's a builds thread it's okay to post this, if not a mod can delete it it is a builds thread after all, right.

    Swifty's new PC, funny to see what people with money but not too much computer knowledge gets, Speaking of RAM overkill (Epic Mealtime "ripoff"):

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    a PSU, is only too much or a waste when you are on a budget, there is technically nothing wrong with using a 1500w PSU in a 200w HTPC, whats wrong is when you are on a budget and you can spend less on a PSU and more elsewhere, then you have overkill

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    TOTALLY NOT
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    That I will personally never agree with. A suitable PSU is always better, in my book.
    However, while I don't agree with your opinion, I'd fight to the death for your right to express it. :P

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyanotical View Post
    a PSU, is only too much or a waste when you are on a budget, there is technically nothing wrong with using a 1500w PSU in a 200w HTPC, whats wrong is when you are on a budget and you can spend less on a PSU and more elsewhere, then you have overkill
    What is your response to?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Notarget View Post
    What is your response to?
    hmm, odd, was to a post about a 850w psu in a system that didn't need it, guess my browser didn't refresh

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    Motherboard: ASUS Sabertooth X79 TUF Edition Motherboard

    Processor: Intel Core i7-2600 3.40GHz 3.40GHz
    these parts are not compatible

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyanotical View Post
    hmm, odd, was to a post about a 850w psu in a system that didn't need it, guess my browser didn't refresh

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    these parts are not compatible
    /chuckle
    /snort

    * User was infracted for this post. Please, don't mock others computers or their computer knowledge. Also try not to fill the thread with spam.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Notarget View Post
    Kind of hilarious, 80 fps in SWTOR? I was getting 110............ /cheese

    Did he even put in an SSD? pff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    What is the GPU? The actual chip? =S Like GTX 560 Ti/AMD Radeon 6950... etc.

    Probably more wattage than you need, but eh. :P
    Arh sry, It's a 560 TI just like yours deltrus :P

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    So my waterblock arrived today. I also expect the remaining goods (except the case...) to arrive sometime today or tomorrow.










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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    So my waterblock arrived today. I also expect the remaining goods (except the case...) to arrive sometime today or tomorrow
    I'm already brimming with excitement regarding what a watercooled 7970 could do! Definitely keep us updated on how your build is going dude, it'll have the latest stuff on these forums by the sound of it.

    Also, gosh you have such white hands o_O or maybe the lighting is making it look that way :P

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    I believe the new Galaxy SII phone overexposes slightly, so I'm probably slightly whiter on the pictures than in real life. Although I'm still pretty darn white I don't believe I'm unusually so.

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    are you cooling this in a level 10 gt? what kind of rad setup?

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    I won't be cooling it in the Level 10 GT. This is why I'm rather annoyed, as the case which I'm supposed to build everything in has been delayed by a week now.

    The build will be going into the Raven 01 case using a 180 rad in both of the default 180mm fan positions. If possible, I'm also going to order and fit a third rad in the bottom by the powersupply.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    Raven 01
    For like 3 days Drunkenvalley wouldn't stop talking about the Raven 01 in facebook chat or Mumble. x_x
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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    For like 3 days Drunkenvalley wouldn't stop talking about the Raven 01 in facebook chat or Mumble. x_x
    Is that a subtle clue?

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    I was trying to ask for some advice and shit on how to proceed. >.>;

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    I was trying to ask for some advice and shit on how to proceed. >.>;
    And I was saying stick with the Cosmos 2. ;p
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  20. #5780
    Just picked up a new Cyborg R.A.T. 7 in black. Looks like they updated it to 6400 dpi from the original 5600!

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