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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 16 Jul 2011
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Posted By Cornholio
true :D

true :D
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 16 Jul 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Thank you :D Yep, it is installed like that......

Thank you :D
Yep, it is installed like that... it just won't come off for some reason. And I don't want to force and break the 580 :D
I am truly enjoying this. It is stable, never hangs, much much...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 15 Jul 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Hi again! :D So it all arrived, I had forgotten...

Hi again! :D
So it all arrived, I had forgotten to post back here :S
Apologies
So I do have pictures... but... uhm... they're related to a little problem I have...
I cannot remove the GPU air...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jun 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,766
Posted By Cornholio
I thought that it is WIndows throttling the CPU...

I thought that it is WIndows throttling the CPU and graphics due to heat. Those OEM PCs are true dust magnets. No filters, nothing about cleaning in the manual. It's just a way so that they can get...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Jun 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 4,766
Posted By Cornholio
My money is on temperatures if he is getting the...

My money is on temperatures if he is getting the color scheme set to basic...
If the PC is in warranty, send it it and ask them to clean it
If it is not, go get some compressed air. Open your case...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
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Posted By Cornholio
Couldn't have done it without you guys :) About...

Couldn't have done it without you guys :)
About the Megaflow fans, the 2 existing 200mm fans on the top and side are non-LED and have worse performance than the megaflow. I plan on replacing all of...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Thank you for your great help :) I will post...

Thank you for your great help :)
I will post pics...
SSD will be in da future... too expensive now :S
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 03 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
It's on its way! :D I7-2600k ASUS DCUII 580 ...

It's on its way! :D
I7-2600k
ASUS DCUII 580
ripjaws x 8GB 1600
Sabertooth P67
H70
WD BLUE 500GB
Haf x plus red megaflow fans
tx850w v2 :D
can't w8
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Hrm... Guess DCUII wins because of that and...

Hrm...
Guess DCUII wins because of that and non-reference PCB :)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
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Posted By Cornholio
Why do you hate MSI?

Why do you hate MSI?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 01 Jun 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
UPDATE! As a GFX card I can now pick either the...

UPDATE!
As a GFX card I can now pick either the ASUS GTX580 DirectCUII or the MSI Twin Frozr II/OC.
Thoughts?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
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Posted By Cornholio
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Don't worry; they are not tracking cookies
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
I didn't get that the 2500k beats it in some...

I didn't get that the 2500k beats it in some benches ;S[/QUOTE]

You are getting over my head right now. But as I understand it, they are both basically the same chip except for the hyperthreading...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
I didn't get that the 2500k beats it in some...

I didn't get that the 2500k beats it in some benches ;S
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Budget killer :S

Budget killer :S
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
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Posted By Cornholio
650 enough for my build? H100 worth waiting...

650 enough for my build?
H100 worth waiting for? :)
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Yeah, but they immediately took it down :busted: ...

Yeah, but they immediately took it down :busted:
Also, help me out with
TX750w V2 vs HX650w vs TX850w V2

EDIT: This makes no sense :S
http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/287?vs=288
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Over-budget :S Also, any news regarding the...

Over-budget :S

Also, any news regarding the Corsair H100?
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
You are too right... I'm leaning towards P67...

You are too right...
I'm leaning towards P67 because Intel announced Ivy will work with P67. So if all of a sudden games require an octo core, then I guess it will be time for Ivy :) I chose the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 25 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Update: Along came Bulldozer... now I'm...

Update:
Along came Bulldozer... now I'm skrewed... Don't know if to wait or not
anywho, final parts list if I don't get BD is as follows:
i7-2600k
Sabertooth P67
GTX480 Windforce3
WD Blue 500GB...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Exactly my reaspning. Still, if I do not get z68,...

Exactly my reaspning. Still, if I do not get z68, for gaming there is not much difference, and p67 is a chipset thay has been out for a while, so less bugs
thanks to all of you for your patience :-D
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 18 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
:( Sorry, today has been quite busy. I've been...

:( Sorry, today has been quite busy.
I've been considering Z68. I like the recent tests. I'm going to wait for the extreme6 Z68 (I'm not in too much of a hurry) (or if it is too expensive get the...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Well put, both of you. I will proceed with the...

Well put, both of you.
I will proceed with the decision.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
Ok, sorry to beat around the bush so friggin much...

Ok, sorry to beat around the bush so friggin much
But for a gamer and occasional CS5 designer who needs this board to break as little as possible
I want speed, reliability, and coolness...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 17 May 2011
Replies: 129
Views: 10,393
Posted By Cornholio
My old PC may be old, but its not prehistoric :) ...

My old PC may be old, but its not prehistoric :)
Power phases: Much of a diff?
I'm almost set upon the Extreme6.
Not sure though. Still thinking and reading.
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