Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: What do guys think?

24 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 
What do guys think?

So I finished my first pc build a couple months ago. I originally wanted to get a new dell desktop, but one of my xbl buddies suggested that I build a custom PC. I have to say that it was the right thing to do. I started out with a GTX 560TI but a few weeks later ended up doing a step up through EVGA to the 660TI. I have played a bit of batman arkham city, looks amazing on max settings. I have not tried any other games yet, will get far cry 3 later this year. I spent just a bit under $1000. Wish I would have gone with a higher end motherboard and maybe a slightly more powerful PSU. I will upgrade the stock cpufan/heat sink to the cooler master 212 evo, in the near future. Anyways, here are the specs.

Case: Corsair Carbide Series 300R
Motherboard: Gigabyte Z77-D3H
CPU: Core i5 3570K
GPU: GTX 660Ti 2GB (EVGA)
Ram: 8GB Corsair Vengeance LP (2x4GB)
HDD: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 7200rpm
DVD: LG GH24NS90
Powersupply: Corsair TX650M



Sent from my Galaxy Nexus

My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Oct 2012   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

All its missing is an SSD!! I suggest you buy one and use the 500GB for Back-up Storage!!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Oct 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

I have a external 500gb HDD for backups, but an SSD will be my next purchase along with the aftermarket heatsink. Samsung 830 seems like a good choice.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


24 Oct 2012   #4

Windows 7 Professional x64 Linux Mint 16
 
 

Great job, nice and neat !!!!



Found this one done up in red.

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1822/2/
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Oct 2012   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I have a 300R housing my home server, and I have to say the case was a very pleasant surprise, especially for how cheap it is. It might actually replace the HAF 912 as my favorite case.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Oct 2012   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Great job, nice and neat !!!!



Found this one done up in red.

http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1822/2/
Thanks, took me a some times to get the cables just the way I wanted. I spent extra $15 for those rubber grommets corsair didn't include any with the 300r, but 400r had them. That 300r in the article is very nicely done.


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DeaconFrost View Post
I have a 300R housing my home server, and I have to say the case was a very pleasant surprise, especially for how cheap it is. It might actually replace the HAF 912 as my favorite case.
Corsair makes some very nice cases, I really like the clean look of the 300r(nothing crazy like some other cases), really good case for the $.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 What do guys think?





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: What do guys think?
Thread Forum
I Need Your Help Guys General Discussion
See you guys later sometime... Chillout Room
Have you guys seen this? Chillout Room
Hey guys, need some help. General Discussion
Solved Need help guys! Drivers
C'mon guys, we can do better Chillout Room

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:52 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33