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I am currently working on upgrading my computer in the next month or so since all the current parts and OS are outdated(I'm still running ). Tell me what you think of it and I'm also working on modding the case to install more fans which I'll most likely need lol.

My old computer that I'm using now
Motherboard = I forget the exact name of it but its a 6 year old model.
CPU = Intel Core 2 Duo CPU e6850 @ 3Ghz
RAM = 4 gigs but due to limitations(either OS, Mobo, or CPU) I'm only using 2814 gigs of it.
Graphics Card = Nvidia GeForce GTA 550 Ti
(This is my brother's, my old card was a 8800 which I think we burnt out from overusage lol)
Total Cost = roughly $1,400 6 years ago when I bought it
Power usage = 453 watts




My new build is this
Motherboard = ASUS Rampage IV Extreme LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131802

CPU = Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492

CPU Heatsink = Noctua NH-D14 SE2011 140mm and 120mm SSO CPU Cooler - This thing is huge, its bigger than your fist...
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608024[/url]

RAM = I had this RAM come free with my motherboard Vulcan 8gig (4gig x 2) DDR3 1600 CL9-9-9-24 1.5v. I will use it temporarily till I get the RAM mentioned below.
CORSAIR DOMINATOR GT 32GB (4 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMT32GX3M4X1866C9
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233271[/url]

Graphics Card = ASUS GTX680-DC2-4GD5 GeForce GTX 680 4GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121705[/url]

Speakers = Logitech Z906 500W 5.1 Speakers - I'll be using these with my 360 and PS3 and TV so they're not strictly for my PC. This set has a remote control which is badass
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836121050[/url]

Power Supply = Rosewill LIGHTNING-1300 1300W Continuous@50C,80 PLUS GOLD Certified,Pipe-rock Modular Design,Single +12V Rail,ATX12V v2.3/EPS12V v2.92,SLI&CrossFire Ready,Active-PFC Power Supply
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182063[/url]

Tower Case = Rosewill BLACKHAWK-ULTRA Gaming Super Tower Computer Case, support up to HPTX, come with Eight Fans,Top HDD docking
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811147157[/url]

Total Cost = Roughly $3,000 with 2 Graphics cards but not including the speakers
Power Usage = 905watts



I'm spending a lot on my new computer because I plan on it lasting for 10-12 years and I may Keep my old computer as a media server so we can wirelessly play videos and backup files on different computers around the house.


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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 06:32:50
Looks like a great upgrade. Also, what's wrong with your current set up anyways? I have just about the same spec and I can still run most new games near high quality.

(I actually plan on upgrading soon)

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 09:28:31
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Looks like a great upgrade. Also, what's wrong with your current set up anyways? I have just about the same spec and I can still run most new games near high quality.

(I actually plan on upgrading soon)


my cpu is wearing out and my motherboard can only support but so much RAM. I've got a number of games I can't play with my current setup and I want to be able to play Battlefield 4 on max settings when its released later this year. Altogether i spent around $1400 on my current computer around 6 years ago and I've definately gotten my moneys worth and my new build will cost around $2500 since I'm really going all out and plan on getting two graphics cards.

As i said I'll probably use my old setup as a wireless media server for me and my roomates to use. I have around 3gigs of movies, music and games that we all share.




btw i love neg rates, I think someone is jealous of my new gaming rig

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 09:36:57
id like a rig like that
but i really cant afford that right now



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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 16:50:32
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id like a rig like that
but i really cant afford that right now


I've been saving up for a couple months now and I don't earn a lot either so its been tough saving up for all these parts . Right now I already have the OS, the mobo, and that crappy Vulcan RAM but I still have to get the CPU and the heatsink(the heatsink alone will be $100).

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 16:59:38
lol

i guess ill have to try to save up too
but ill start after summer
i got too much partying planned for summer so cant be bothered to save up for a rig



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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 17:56:03
Ohh are you planning on upgrading your monitor? It be a shame if you get a high performance tower but have a monitor with high latency.

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:11:58
nothing to say about the new parts yor're getting..

edit: LOL.. maybe I shoud read you post properly



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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:20:20
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Ohh are you planning on upgrading your monitor? It be a shame if you get a high performance tower but have a monitor with high latency.


I've already got a new 23" Samsung monitor that I bought a couple months back which luckily will work well with what I plan to get.

I bought it because I got tired of my LCD one generating so much heat which coupled with my computer tower i never had to turn the heat on in my house because those alone would keep my room warm which is one benefit to gaming in the winter .

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:23:35
edit sry, double post

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:24:38
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nothing to say about the new parts yor're getting..

but.. are you sure that the motherboard is compatible and support that much ram, gpu etc... and a 6 yr old motherboard may not support ddr3 (unless you picked parts on the top shelf 6yrs ago)



you referring to the old motherboard or the Rampage one for my new build?

we've already checked the stats and tons of reviews regarding all the parts and their compatability. My brother built my previous computer and has worked on computers for over 8 years and has built a number of gaming rigs so I trust him and he is very interested in building my computer for free since I get a brother discout ....and because he owes me $215 .




see edit on last post

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:30:33
wonder how I managed to read that you were gonna use the old motherboard with the new build.. guess I need to log of and get some sleep soon, lol



but just wondering, what are you planning to view since you need 2x4GB gpu? I thought 1x4GB were overkill

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:36:12
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wonder how I managed to read that you were gonna use the old motherboard with the new build.. guess I need to log of and get some sleep soon, lol



but just wondering, what are you planning to view since you need 2x4GB gpu? I thought 1x4GB were overkill


I plan on possibly buying a new tower to save my brother the trouble of dissassembling the old parts so I can just use a new tower and take my old computer as mentioned in my first post and use it as a networked media center.

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:46:28
since you're already spending this much on the comp, I recomend you check out Samsung SSD 840 PROSeries.. (I have one of those and I don't regret buying it at all)

hothardware.com/Reviews/Samsung-840-Series-SSD-Review/

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:50:53
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Ohh are you planning on upgrading your monitor? It be a shame if you get a high performance tower but have a monitor with high latency.


I've already got a new 23" Samsung monitor that I bought a couple months back which luckily will work well with what I plan to get.

I bought it because I got tired of my LCD one generating so much heat which coupled with my computer tower i never had to turn the heat on in my house because those alone would keep my room warm which is one benefit to gaming in the winter .


What res is that running? At that size, I'm gonna take a stab in the dark at 1920x1080? If it is, save yourself some cash. One 680 will murder anything at that res.

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 21:54:00
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since you're already spending this much on the comp, I recomend you check out Samsung SSD 840 PROSeries.. (I have one of those and I don't regret buying it at all)

hothardware.com/Reviews/Samsung-840-Series-SSD-Review/


what is that? a Solid State Drive? I hate them and have never had any good experience with them.

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Ohh are you planning on upgrading your monitor? It be a shame if you get a high performance tower but have a monitor with high latency.


I've already got a new 23" Samsung monitor that I bought a couple months back which luckily will work well with what I plan to get.

I bought it because I got tired of my LCD one generating so much heat which coupled with my computer tower i never had to turn the heat on in my house because those alone would keep my room warm which is one benefit to gaming in the winter .


What res is that running? At that size, I'm gonna take a stab in the dark at 1920x1080? If it is, save yourself some cash. One 680 will murder anything at that res.


I'm planning on buying a new 30" LED TV(preferably a SmartTV) in the future to use whenever I want to play games on my computer.



BTW UPdated my first post to include the heatsink but still unsure of what tower I will get.

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Posted on Fri May 03, 2013 23:58:25
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since you're already spending this much on the comp, I recomend you check out Samsung SSD 840 PROSeries.. (I have one of those and I don't regret buying it at all)

hothardware.com/Reviews/Samsung-840-Series-SSD-Review/


what is that? a Solid State Drive? I hate them and have never had any good experience with them.


why?

I haven't found anything bad to say about them yet (exept price).. but this is the only one I've tested, and supposedly the best ssd on the market so far.. so guess it could be a lot of crap ssd's out there I don't know of.

btw, with this one I load my desktop in less than 30 sec
(marked it to 4265 with passmark, if you know that prog.. 8,1 with windows index)

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 00:39:04
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since you're already spending this much on the comp, I recomend you check out Samsung SSD 840 PROSeries.. (I have one of those and I don't regret buying it at all)

hothardware.com/Reviews/Samsung-840-Series-SSD-Review/


what is that? a Solid State Drive? I hate them and have never had any good experience with them.


why?

I haven't found anything bad to say about them yet (exept price).. but this is the only one I've tested, and supposedly the best ssd on the market so far.. so guess it could be a lot of crap ssd's out there I don't know of.

btw, with this one I load my desktop in less than 30 sec
(marked it to 4265 with passmark, if you know that prog.. 8,1 with windows index)


I've had 2-3 of them, barely lasted a year but my hardrive its lasted 6-7 years. I even had a friend who bought two of those SSD "passport" external hardrives to backup his data and both shat out on him within a couple months.

I just trust HDDs more than SSDs based on that

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 01:02:20
since I paid $300 for mine, I really hope it last longer than a year

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 01:07:03
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since I paid $300 for mine, I really hope it last longer than a year


I just prefer HDDs for reasons stated above and also because I can pay half if not less than what you pay for SSDs and get twice if not more storage.

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 01:15:00
I know.. but I'm more interested in speed than storage on C drive. + I also have 3 hdd's(2 of them external) with total 4,5TB for storage.

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 01:28:13
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I know.. but I'm more interested in speed than storage on C drive. + I also have 3 hdd's(2 of them external) with total 4,5TB for storage.


I'm just a HUGE pirate so I prefer storage over speed.

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 01:55:11
me to
recently I lost about 1,5TB of movies, music.. etc just because I was a little careless and knocked over one of my external drives thats part of why I decided to try ssd
(planing to do some surgery on it to se if I'm able to power it up 1 last time so I can copy it to another drive.. but it's a delicate process)

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 02:43:29
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me to
recently I lost about 1,5TB of movies, music.. etc just because I was a little careless and knocked over one of my external drives thats part of why I decided to try ssd
(planing to do some surgery on it to se if I'm able to power it up 1 last time so I can copy it to another drive.. but it's a delicate process)


Pro tip, keep externals in out of the way spots to lessen that issue from happening.

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Posted on Sat May 04, 2013 03:09:47
I usually do, but I was gonna plug in some cables on my tv at the time
replaced both the standing mybook drives with lying drives, so hopefully I eliminated that risk completely.

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Posted on Mon May 06, 2013 08:59:50
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I am currently working on upgrading my computer in the next month or so since all the current parts and OS are outdated(I'm still running ). Tell me what you think of it and I'm also working on modding the case to install more fans which I'll most likely need lol.

My old computer that I'm using now
Motherboard = I forget the exact name of it but its a 6 year old model.
CPU = Intel Core 2 Duo CPU e6850 @ 3Ghz(2CPUs)
RAM = 4 gigs but due to limitations(either OS, Mobo, or CPU) I'm only using 2814 gigs of it.
Graphics Card = Nvidia GeForce GTA 550 Ti
(This is my brother's, my old card was a 8800 which I think we burnt out from overusage lol)
Total Cost = roughly $1,400 6 years ago when I bought it


My new build is this
Motherboard = ASUS Rampage IV Extreme LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131802

CPU = Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492

CPU Heatsink = Noctua NH-D14 SE2011 140mm and 120mm SSO CPU Cooler - This thing is huge, its bigger than your fist...
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608024[/url]

RAM = I had this RAM come free with my motherboard Vulcan 8gig (4gig x 2) DDR3 1600 CL9-9-9-24 1.5v. I will use it temporarily till I get the RAM mentioned below.
CORSAIR DOMINATOR GT 32GB (4 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMT32GX3M4X1866C9
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233271[/url]

Graphics Card = ASUS GTX680-DC2-4GD5 GeForce GTX 680 4GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121705[/url]

Speakers = Logitech Z906 500W 5.1 Speakers - I'll be using these with my 360 and PS3 and TV so they're not strictly for my PC. This set has a remote control which is badass
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836121050[/url]

Tower Case = Undecided at the moment, trying to find one that is efficient but doesn't have a lot of gaudy aesthetic crap.

Total Cost = $2,660 with 2 Graphics cards but not including the speakers


I'm spending a lot on my new computer because I plan on it lasting for 10-12 years and I may Keep my old computer as a media server so we can wirelessly play videos and backup files on different computers around the house.



what are you using the PC for? you would be better off getting the i7 3770K instead of the 3930k. save a ton of money, for identical performance (depending on usage)

also, if you want the computer to run, you may want to think about a PSU. especially with the dual 680's



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Posted on Mon May 06, 2013 11:07:31
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I am currently working on upgrading my computer in the next month or so since all the current parts and OS are outdated(I'm still running ). Tell me what you think of it and I'm also working on modding the case to install more fans which I'll most likely need lol.

My old computer that I'm using now
Motherboard = I forget the exact name of it but its a 6 year old model.
CPU = Intel Core 2 Duo CPU e6850 @ 3Ghz(2CPUs)
RAM = 4 gigs but due to limitations(either OS, Mobo, or CPU) I'm only using 2814 gigs of it.
Graphics Card = Nvidia GeForce GTA 550 Ti
(This is my brother's, my old card was a 8800 which I think we burnt out from overusage lol)
Total Cost = roughly $1,400 6 years ago when I bought it


My new build is this
Motherboard = ASUS Rampage IV Extreme LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131802

CPU = Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492

CPU Heatsink = Noctua NH-D14 SE2011 140mm and 120mm SSO CPU Cooler - This thing is huge, its bigger than your fist...
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608024[/url]

RAM = I had this RAM come free with my motherboard Vulcan 8gig (4gig x 2) DDR3 1600 CL9-9-9-24 1.5v. I will use it temporarily till I get the RAM mentioned below.
CORSAIR DOMINATOR GT 32GB (4 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMT32GX3M4X1866C9
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233271[/url]

Graphics Card = ASUS GTX680-DC2-4GD5 GeForce GTX 680 4GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121705[/url]

Speakers = Logitech Z906 500W 5.1 Speakers - I'll be using these with my 360 and PS3 and TV so they're not strictly for my PC. This set has a remote control which is badass
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836121050[/url]

Tower Case = Undecided at the moment, trying to find one that is efficient but doesn't have a lot of gaudy aesthetic crap.

Total Cost = $2,660 with 2 Graphics cards but not including the speakers


I'm spending a lot on my new computer because I plan on it lasting for 10-12 years and I may Keep my old computer as a media server so we can wirelessly play videos and backup files on different computers around the house.



what are you using the PC for? you would be better off getting the i7 3770K instead of the 3930k. save a ton of money, for identical performance (depending on usage)

also, if you want the computer to run, you may want to think about a PSU. especially with the dual 680's



I'm using the computer for gaming some graphic design and modeling, among other things and my brother will use it for some school projects.


Already have a 750watt Power Supply that I will take from my current computer and as for the CPU the one I'm getting is slightly better so I'm willing to pay the difference.

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Posted on Mon May 06, 2013 11:20:43
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By Gungrave [470221]
I am currently working on upgrading my computer in the next month or so since all the current parts and OS are outdated(I'm still running ). Tell me what you think of it and I'm also working on modding the case to install more fans which I'll most likely need lol.

My old computer that I'm using now
Motherboard = I forget the exact name of it but its a 6 year old model.
CPU = Intel Core 2 Duo CPU e6850 @ 3Ghz(2CPUs)
RAM = 4 gigs but due to limitations(either OS, Mobo, or CPU) I'm only using 2814 gigs of it.
Graphics Card = Nvidia GeForce GTA 550 Ti
(This is my brother's, my old card was a 8800 which I think we burnt out from overusage lol)
Total Cost = roughly $1,400 6 years ago when I bought it


My new build is this
Motherboard = ASUS Rampage IV Extreme LGA 2011 Intel X79 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131802

CPU = Intel Core i7-3930K Sandy Bridge-E 3.2GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 2011 130W Six-Core Desktop Processor BX80619i73930K
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492

CPU Heatsink = Noctua NH-D14 SE2011 140mm and 120mm SSO CPU Cooler - This thing is huge, its bigger than your fist...
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835608024[/url]

RAM = I had this RAM come free with my motherboard Vulcan 8gig (4gig x 2) DDR3 1600 CL9-9-9-24 1.5v. I will use it temporarily till I get the RAM mentioned below.
CORSAIR DOMINATOR GT 32GB (4 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMT32GX3M4X1866C9
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233271[/url]

Graphics Card = ASUS GTX680-DC2-4GD5 GeForce GTX 680 4GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121705[/url]

Speakers = Logitech Z906 500W 5.1 Speakers - I'll be using these with my 360 and PS3 and TV so they're not strictly for my PC. This set has a remote control which is badass
[url]http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16836121050[/url]

Tower Case = Undecided at the moment, trying to find one that is efficient but doesn't have a lot of gaudy aesthetic crap.

Total Cost = $2,660 with 2 Graphics cards but not including the speakers


I'm spending a lot on my new computer because I plan on it lasting for 10-12 years and I may Keep my old computer as a media server so we can wirelessly play videos and backup files on different computers around the house.



what are you using the PC for? you would be better off getting the i7 3770K instead of the 3930k. save a ton of money, for identical performance (depending on usage)

also, if you want the computer to run, you may want to think about a PSU. especially with the dual 680's



I'm using the computer for gaming some graphic design and modeling, among other things and my brother will use it for some school projects.


Already have a 750watt Power Supply that I will take from my current computer and as for the CPU the one I'm getting is slightly better so I'm willing to pay the difference.



thing is, that "slight" difference, is costing almost double the price, for tech that is almost 12 months OLDER.

and with what you want it for, you dont need a top range CPU. your SLI GPU's will easily handle that.

though, id also say a 750W PSU will struggle. what brand? what rating?


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You Lost to alchemy
Totally worth it.
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Posted on Tue May 07, 2013 09:51:17
I looked at the CPU you mentioned and its socket type won't fit my motherboard that I bought so I'm sticking with my 6 core model. Spending more now will save me on upgrades in the long run and also give me some PC bragging rights .

as for the Power Supply judging by my current system probably using around 500-600 on a 750w power supply I'll probably have to upgrade .

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Posted on Tue May 07, 2013 13:34:02
again, it comes down to brand, and rating. if its 85-85+ your all good. and if its a well known brand (Antec, CM, etc) you might get by.


but if its like....A-Power, your pretty well f**ked.

+ im pretty sure, having my i5 beat your ivy bridge i7 will give me bragging rights

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Posted on Tue May 07, 2013 16:29:08
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+ im pretty sure, having my i5 beat your ivy bridge i7 will give me bragging rights


let me know when a quad core beats my six core and then you can start bragging but good luck on that front


Also working with my brother we used an online calculator to give us a rough guess of the power usage of the new system.

It will use around 855 to 905 watts so I'll get a 1000 Watt power supply
www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=17-171-076&Tpk=17-171-076

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