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Forum: Installation & Setup 02 Mar 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By Wrend
Thanks for the suggestions. I am still...

Thanks for the suggestions.

I am still somewhat curious about Windows 10 as I haven't delved too deeply into the info out there on it yet. I'm going to check out some more info on it. Likely...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Mar 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By Wrend
Windows 7 Pro on ASUS F555LA-AS51?

I recently bought this laptop: Amazon.com : ASUS F555LA-AS51 Core i5 15.6-Inch Laptop : Computers & Accessories (http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-F555LA-AS51-Core-15-6-Inch-Laptop/dp/B00T7XTIXQ/) (1366768...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 10 Feb 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By Wrend
Yeah, good point, essenbe! Something that seems...

Yeah, good point, essenbe! Something that seems easy on the outside can likewise easily get thrown off from minor under the hood tweaks.

I set this up in the BIOS now, but still use these settings...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 01 Feb 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By Wrend
You shouldn't need the VCore that high,...

You shouldn't need the VCore that high, especially not at 4.0GHz. If you do, then there is likely something else going on that is wrong, or you have a very weak chip that can't take overclocking....
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 30 Jan 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By Wrend
Hey, nice system. Pretty similar to mine. I also...

Hey, nice system. Pretty similar to mine. I also use to have 2 EVGA 680 FTW+ (4GB) cards.

Let me ask you: What VCores are you running at the different multiplier rates, and how are you...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 29 Jan 2015
Replies: 27
Views: 1,425
Posted By Wrend
These are likely the "best" that are available in...

These are likely the "best" that are available in terms of quality and performance potential that you can find: Noctua.at - sound-optimised premium components "Designed in Austria"!...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 29 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
Thanks guys! Would be fun to do some more...

Thanks guys!

Would be fun to do some more OCing and benchmarking on this rig now, to see what I can get with this new CPU cooler, but unfortunately both I and this computer don't really have the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 27 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
Thank you, sir. :D Yeah, the components seem...

Thank you, sir. :D

Yeah, the components seem to mesh quite well together, but then, I might have a slight bias. ;)

Actually, I got pretty lucky with some of the wiring up, with some of the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 23 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
Yeah, a lot of the YouTube personalities don't...

Yeah, a lot of the YouTube personalities don't really dig all that deeply into all aspects of these kinds of cards, but that makes sense to a degree, considering the likely majority of their viewers....
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 22 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
I'm not as up as some on the 980s. But here's the...

I'm not as up as some on the 980s. But here's the basic run down on the others...

Compared to the Titan Blacks, the regular Titans are the older version of the chip/card, clocked a little lower...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
Thanks, Dude! I enjoyed researching what...

Thanks, Dude!

I enjoyed researching what components I wanted and setting it up... and upgrading from my cramped and dated Antec Nine Hundred case (actually still a pretty decent case for what it...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 Jan 2015
Replies: 31
Views: 2,902
Posted By Wrend
New Case, CPU Cooler, & Fans!

I posted info on this already in the "Show Us Your Rig" thread, but thought it fitting to follow up and add it in here as well since I had previously discussed upgrading some of these components in...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 14 Jan 2015
Replies: 1,339
Views: 50,219
Posted By Wrend
I have to agree.. Gorgeous indeed. Though I might...

I have to agree.. Gorgeous indeed. Though I might be a bit biased since they're exactly the same visual style as my twin 780Ti's. Which, incidentally, also call a 750D their home.. I must say, you...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 13 Jan 2015
Replies: 1,339
Views: 50,219
Posted By Wrend
Unfortunately I can't find the majority... well,...

Unfortunately I can't find the majority... well, really pretty much any of the computer components I want locally, unless it's something like blank optical discs (which I rarely use these days). Just...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 Jan 2015
Replies: 1,339
Views: 50,219
Posted By Wrend
Thanks for the positive feedback, guys. Took a...

Thanks for the positive feedback, guys. Took a fair amount of effort setting up the new case and components that well. There's a whole lot of wired connections going on in there that are mostly all...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 12 Jan 2015
Replies: 1,339
Views: 50,219
Posted By Wrend
Hi, guys. Thought I'd show of my new case,...

Hi, guys.

Thought I'd show of my new case, CPU cooler, and fans that I'm using with my system now. :cool:

Picked up a Corsair 750D, a Corsair H110, and 5 NOCTUA NF-A14 industrialPPC-3000 PWM...
Forum: Benchmarks 21 Dec 2014
Replies: 0
Views: 574
Posted By Wrend
BOINC - Share & Compare Your Ranks & Project Goals

Howdy, guys.

As some of you may know, while my computer is hosting a few Minecraft servers on a virtual Debian (GNU/Linux) machine installed and running on a 32GB RAM drive running within Windows...
Forum: Benchmarks 10 Oct 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,175
Posted By Wrend
Hey, Flax (hear you make some good oil... ;))...

Hey, Flax (hear you make some good oil... ;)) welcome to the forum.

You might want to check out this set of videos as well: Newegg TV: How To Build a Computer - Part 1 - Choosing Your Components -...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 30 Sep 2014
Replies: 82
Views: 4,052
Posted By Wrend
Might want to check out this video below then...

Might want to check out this video below then too. Not all that promising and seems like a trade off between architectures and overclockability, concidering I'm able to hit a safe and stable all core...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 29 Sep 2014
Replies: 82
Views: 4,052
Posted By Wrend
So... planning on doing some OCing on that...

So... planning on doing some OCing on that chip??? :)

Curious what those cores can get to stable, and wondering if it might be worth an upgrade. I frequently do some stuff that can use them all,...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 27 Aug 2014
Replies: 9
Views: 777
Posted By Wrend
The 840 EVOs are awesome, top notch performing...

The 840 EVOs are awesome, top notch performing and reliable SSDs. For PC use, I wouldn't recommend anything above them, save for the newer 850 PROs.

The Samsung Data Migration and the Magician...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Aug 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By Wrend
Seems likely to be a file format or codex issue...

Seems likely to be a file format or codex issue of some sort. Possibly try downloading the video in another format, if available, or using a different player such as VLC Media Player (offsite link;...
Forum: Benchmarks 21 Aug 2014
Replies: 686
Views: 21,983
Posted By Wrend
Able to get a little higher score with CPU...

Able to get a little higher score with CPU clocked to 4.8GHz.

Looks like I'd probably need to push it to close to 5.0GHz to try and get the top score though.

Still got more than double a "High...
Forum: News 21 Aug 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 1,456
Posted By Wrend
My "TV" is my "monitor" for my primary home...

My "TV" is my "monitor" for my primary home computer. 46 inch viewable as it is now. Might be looking to upgrade to a 60 inch one as text is difficult to read at 1080p, so Windows is currently set...
Forum: Benchmarks 21 Aug 2014
Replies: 2
Views: 1,485
Posted By Wrend
Could be throttling due to higher temps if you've...

Could be throttling due to higher temps if you've run more on it recently. That is, not starting out colder, so less of an early lead. Could also just be within the margin of error, something...
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