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Windows 7: Partial build started

01 May 2015   #1
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 
Partial build started

These are the items,
Obsidian SeriesĀ® 450D Mid-Tower PC Case

ASUS Sabertooth X99 board
H110i GT liquid cpu cooler
i7 5930k
EVGA 1200 P2 psu
EZ Swap EVO dual sdd
LG Blu-Ray cd/ dvd burner
2-SP140 radiator fans White
2-AF140 Front case fans Blue
1-AF120 rear case fan Blue

Still need Ram and gpu
Ordered Ram
DominatorĀ® Platinum Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR4 DRAM 2666MHz C16 Memory Kit (CMD16GX4M4A2666C16)

Also ordered ssd
SSD 850 EVO 2.5" SATA III 500GB | Samsung Solid State Drives
Total 2069.69
GPU 600.00
total 2669.69 regular 980 hybrid time to finish this sucker.
Tell Santa I want a titan z for Christmas
Logitech G710+ keyboard 85.00
ASUS 24" led VG248QE monitor 250.00
APC 1500 battery backup 180.00
XBOX 360 controller 40.00
New total = 3224.69

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01 May 2015   #2
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

Having only two front bays will help keep the budget in line. The more you have, the more you want to fill them. All four of mine are filled but I could probably squeeze-in another accessory if I moved my SSD and pulled one of the HDDs. I'm torn between a second DVD or a temp monitor panel. (Ignore the dust.)


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01 May 2015   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Yea I'm a bit torn with the front usb ports on the top :/
Not sure why they put them there it seems unusual to me which is why I didn't get the case with the front door model for noise reduction.
All I really need is a dvd burner doo-da my stereo is way better than anything I could put on a computer

Possibly would add something for swapping out ssd's in front it would be easier to do rather than inside the case,
I have a dual ssd hot swap evo already ? although not the prettiest item ever created it's very functional.
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01 May 2015   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Just get the Z87, at that price I grabbed one

Motherboards | SABERTOOTH Z87 | ASUS USA

Motherboards | SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 | ASUS USA

Gav (Boozad) has one and he loves it.

What cpu do you intend to put in it ?

The 4690K or the 4790K ?

http://www.microcenter.com/product/4...oxed_Processor

http://www.microcenter.com/product/4...oxed_Processor
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01 May 2015   #5
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

That is the last item for the first round the mother board,
Reviews are pretty bad for either one I would probably do the z97
It has or at least newegg shows it has the 5 year warrantee

The z87 doesn't show that ?
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01 May 2015   #6
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

What reviews ? You can`t believe them, my Z77 works perfectly

ASUS Sabertooth Z87 motherboard review - Introduction

And the Z87 is just an improvement on it, and it has 8 internal 6Gbps sata port and 2 esata ports, my Z77 only has 4 6Gbps sata ports and 4 3Gbps ports and 2 esata ports.

Not that that`s ever been an issue.

The warranty is 5 years. Just scroll down to the near bottom of the link I posted.

You will have to update the bios to run the Devil`s Canyon cpu, why that is, I have no idea.

That is an excellent choice on a PSU

EVGA - Products - EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2 Power Supply - 220-G2-0750-XR


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01 May 2015   #7
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I'm off of Newegg
I'll never buy anything from them again with their shit drivers discretion drop and run policy with ups
I couldn't get any assurances so I canceled the z87

They seem to think it's a ups issue but in reality it's an agreement between Newegg and ups
ups points at Newegg and Newegg points at ups

I point to other places to buy stuff.
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01 May 2015   #8
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I hear that, I worked at UPS for 5 years, seen it all, but so far I`ve never had a damaged product come from Newegg via UPS, and I`ve ordered alot.

The Z87 is the same price at Amamzon, but who do they use for delivery, I think Fedex and the USPS are the best.
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01 May 2015   #9
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Difference in amazon is I can reason with them
Once it ships (I did it after purchase) I can call them and tell them to inform the delivery company signature only/ drivers license only
I live in a apartment/ condo where neighbors come and go which most I wouldn't trust as far as I could throw them
Not to mention people follow ups drivers and take the stuff they know full well ups will drop it and run.
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01 May 2015   #10
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

That sucks, fortunately I know when my UPS driver will be pulling up, so I keep an eye out, and my neighborhood is very good, things like that don`t happen here
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