1. #8901
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    Close indeed, he's insulated it though (I think).

    Pro gaming build as a mini-ITX = champ.

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    TOTALLY NOT
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    Although that one is µATX.

    And Silverstone recommends rear-exhaust fans for that case, so no.

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    You had such a purrdy build >< Shame
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  4. #8904
    Quote Originally Posted by protput View Post
    You had such a purrdy build >< Shame
    Haha. I miss the Arc Midi already, it is such a great case, but it was such a pain in the butt to transport to LANs and stuff, especially with the water loop inside of it.

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    holy tight.

    I kinda like that "upside down" mobo, especially since most of the heat does come from that gpu.
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    My new headphones have arrived, very satisfied so far, had them on for about 2 hours now, about to dip in to Borderlands 2 with them as it finally got released today in Europe :P

    California Headphones Kickstarter page

    Came in a leather satchel (?), very nice packaging.

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    Also, very first pictures of my new camera, Sony NEX 5N :P
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  7. #8907
    Quote Originally Posted by noteworthynerd View Post
    Haha. I miss the Arc Midi already, it is such a great case, but it was such a pain in the butt to transport to LANs and stuff, especially with the water loop inside of it.
    Was this remedied with your new build?

  8. #8908
    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    Was this remedied with your new build?
    Well, I haven't gone to a LAN yet, but it is certainly smaller, lighter, and thus easier to carry.

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    Hi, ill post my setup aswell.
    I would like it if some of the more expertised players could tell me what my current bottleneck is, so i know which parts to buy when i decide to upgrade it, thanks

    CPU: Intel Core i5 3550 @ 3,3ghz
    CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14
    Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro4-M
    Memory: 16GB Hyperx Kingston 1600Mhz
    SSD: 120GB Adata S511
    Video Card: Zotac Geforce GTX 670
    Case: Fractal Define R3 Titanium Grey
    Power Supply: Thermaltake 750W Active
    OS: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
    Monitor: 27" Samsung 4ms

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    Quote Originally Posted by Toxis69 View Post
    Hi, ill post my setup aswell.
    I would like it if some of the more expertised players could tell me what my current bottleneck is, so i know which parts to buy when i decide to upgrade it, thanks
    Spend an extra $20 on an i5 3570k and it's a well-balanced computer.
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    TOTALLY NOT
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    There's no bottleneck.

    Also, this is not the thread for this. Please leave advice out of this thread.

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    CPU: Intel Core-i5 [email protected]
    GPU: HIS IceQ HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB
    Mobo: ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3
    RAM: 8GB G.Skill DDR3 1600 (9-9-9-24-2T)
    PSU: Corsair TX650w Enthusiast Series
    HDD: 500gb WD Blue Caviar + 500gb Seagate Barracuda + 1TB External WD MyBook USB 2.0
    Sound: ASUS Xonar DG /w Logitech x530's
    Case: CoolerMaster Elite 431 Plus
    OS: Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit
    Monitor: 24in Widescreen ASUS LCD DVI
    Keyboard: Razer Arctosa silver font keys
    Mouse: Razer Diamondback 1600dpi optical

    Sorry if cable management isnt up to standards, the case has pretty much zero space for cables in the back, had to hide them behind the HDD/DVD trays the best i could.
    Last edited by FyreRT; 2012-09-21 at 05:47 PM.

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    damn 446 pages
    inb4 pagee 447

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    CPU: I7 3770k @ 4.4GHz @ 1.2V core, Temps reading 67-73*c running Prime95. (Love how number 2+3 are 6*c~ more than 1+4...)
    CPU Cooler: Noctua - NH-D14
    GPU: Sapphire 7970 Vapor-X GHz Edition (3GB)
    Mobo: ASUS z77 V-PRO
    RAM: 16GB (4x4) Corsair Low Profile RAM (1600MHz)
    PSU: Corsair 750w HX
    SSD: Intel 830 Series 256GB
    HDD: Spin point F3 1TB
    Case: HAF-X
    Monitors (TVs)- 47" SHARP Aquos Quattron, 23.3" Samsung SyncMaster2333HD
    Keyboard: Corsair K90 (The L button is very dodgy and I just got it... Wondering what I can do about it).
    Mouse: Razer Naga
    Headset: Creative Fatality

    Quality of my phone camera is pretty terrible...

    http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=2518775



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    Your desk looks like it's made by the same folks who make mine. I hate mine though, lol, too small and crap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Your desk looks like it's made by the same folks who make mine. I hate mine though, lol, too small and crap.
    This is the desk specs: Link. (Second picture).

    They also just increased the price by £50... Lucky I got mine when I did! :P
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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    Your desk looks like it's made by the same folks who make mine. I hate mine though, lol, too small and crap.
    small and crap?

    small and crap right here. :3 I don't have room in my apartment for a real desk.. >_>
    I like your desk Deltrus, but Yohassakura's is pretty sweet.
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    I still reckon I have one of the biggest dic--I mean desks around here. I'll admit it's not as stylish as Yohassakura's one, what with all those little steps/tiers <3

    Quote Originally Posted by Yohassakura View Post
    CPU: I7 3770k @ 4.4GHz @ 1.2V core, Temps reading 67-73*c running Prime95. (Love how number 2+3 are 6*c~ more than 1+4...)
    CPU Cooler: Noctua - NH-D14
    GPU: Sapphire 7970 Vapor-X GHz Edition (3GB)
    Mobo: ASUS z77 V-PRO
    RAM: 16GB (4x4) Corsair Low Profile RAM (1600MHz)
    PSU: Corsair 750w HX
    SSD: Intel 830 Series 256GB
    HDD: Spin point F3 1TB
    Case: HAF-X
    Monitors (TVs)- 47" SHARP Aquos Quattron, 23.3" Samsung SyncMaster2333HD
    Keyboard: Corsair K90 (The L button is very dodgy and I just got it... Wondering what I can do about it).
    Mouse: Razer Naga
    Headset: Creative Fatality
    Quality of my phone camera is pretty terrible...
    http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=2518775
    Is it just me or are the colors on your TV super-vibrant? I mean the blues are really standing out, at first I thought you had been playing with your Digital Vibrance setting but then I saw you had an AMD card which doesn't feature that (I think).

    Also do you have speakers? I can't spot any in that photo. Or do you stick to your Fatality?

    I remember my #1 gripe with those slide-out desk things that come with most "PC" desks - the fact there's almost no room for the mouse left if you're using a large keyboard. For example, my mousepad measures something like 35cmx25cm wouldn't have the vaguest chance of fitting there :P

    Overall great build and tidy setup
    I remember back when CD racks were all the rage and the goal was to have towers of CD's arranged in beautiful shelves (mostly music albums :P).

  19. #8919
    Quote Originally Posted by inux94 View Post
    My new headphones have arrived, very satisfied so far, had them on for about 2 hours now, about to dip in to Borderlands 2 with them as it finally got released today in Europe :P
    *snip*
    Also, very first pictures of my new camera, Sony NEX 5N :P

    How do they sound? Are you using any kind of DAC or AMP with it?
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  20. #8920
    Not the sleeve color I'll be using, but I think it demonstrates quite nicely what the overall look will be for sleeves once they're on.



    ---------- Post added 2012-09-22 at 12:18 PM ----------

    This might be closer to what you'll see in the end. I'm not entirely quite sure what color combo to go yet...

    Last edited by Drunkenvalley; 2012-09-22 at 12:03 PM.

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