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Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Wed Dec 23, 2015 3:29 pm

I plan to upgrade once I get my gtx 980 back from inno3d now that I got told its finally being repaired :) How does this build sound over my current build in terms of performance? Bare in mind my HX1050, GTX 980, OS SSD, Gaming HDD and HAF 932 Advanced will be carried over to this build.
https://www.overclockers.co.uk/intel-co ... 79-in.html
https://www.overclockers.co.uk/msi-z170 ... 06-ms.html
https://www.overclockers.co.uk/avexir-b ... 10-ar.html
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Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
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Re: Expected new build

Postby KnightRid » Thu Dec 24, 2015 5:30 am

Just for my curiousity - Why spend a ton of money on everything and then settle for an i5? Seems a bit strange that you go for everything high end except the cpu lol
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Re: Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Thu Dec 24, 2015 7:00 am

No need for an i7 lol. only gaming :)
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Processor: Intel Core i7 2600k @ 4.6Ghz @ 1.3v With LEPA Exllusion 240
Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit Professional
Motherboard: ASRock Extreme 6 Z77
Case: Lian Li DK-Q2X with Corsair HX1050 PSU

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Re: Expected new build

Postby KnightRid » Fri Dec 25, 2015 7:12 am

DJ Tucker wrote:No need for an i7 lol. only gaming :)


Gotcha. I use mine for way more than just gaming so the i7 is my choice to help it last into the future a bit longer.

never heard of the memory manufacturer but everything seems pretty good to me. Again, I am partial to Gigabyte motherboards myself but have used MSI and they work great.

Gaming will be high end fun for you soon :partyman:
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Re: Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Fri Dec 25, 2015 5:48 pm

well after sorting out my finances I will be able to get this build up and running by May :)
Annihilator V2.5
Processor: Intel Core i7 2600k @ 4.6Ghz @ 1.3v With LEPA Exllusion 240
Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit Professional
Motherboard: ASRock Extreme 6 Z77
Case: Lian Li DK-Q2X with Corsair HX1050 PSU

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Re: Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Fri Jan 01, 2016 12:25 pm

Annihilator V2.5
Processor: Intel Core i7 2600k @ 4.6Ghz @ 1.3v With LEPA Exllusion 240
Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit Professional
Motherboard: ASRock Extreme 6 Z77
Case: Lian Li DK-Q2X with Corsair HX1050 PSU

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Re: Expected new build

Postby sbohdan » Fri Jan 01, 2016 12:52 pm

NZXT is my personal favourite for some time now and it will look nice with the red color scheem of the cooler and the case. I don't know this cooler though, so have no idea about it's performance.
Main rig: NZXT Phantom modded case with Danger Den WC, Gigabyte GA-P67-UD4-B3, 2500K@4.7Ghz,1.428V, 8GB GSkill Ripjaws 2133Mhz 10-12-12-31@1.6V, MSI GTX 1060 3GT OC, Asus 24" 1ms 144hz, 2xOCZ Vertex4 128GB RAID0, Samsung 2TB; PC P&C 750W, Win7 Ultimate 64
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Re: Expected new build

Postby KnightRid » Sat Jan 02, 2016 4:43 am

Don't skimp on the cooling. You will regret it down the road. I am saying this because like sbohdan said, I do not know this cooler manufacturer either.
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Re: Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Sat Jan 02, 2016 5:27 am

well ive done a little research and it seems the cooler brand had an issue last year with cracked coolers. but that has been sorted and my friend has the blue coolant in his and never had a problem. his temp are fantastic while he runs an i5 4670k @ 4.8ghz 1.35v 62c max load during 3dmark skydiver physics test. no crack in his cooler yet and its been 12 months just over :)
Annihilator V2.5
Processor: Intel Core i7 2600k @ 4.6Ghz @ 1.3v With LEPA Exllusion 240
Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit Professional
Motherboard: ASRock Extreme 6 Z77
Case: Lian Li DK-Q2X with Corsair HX1050 PSU

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Re: Expected new build

Postby KnightRid » Sun Jan 03, 2016 6:43 am

Sounds awesome then!

Can that cooler be extended to the video cards also? Since the majority of work will be done by them I figure they will generate a lot of heat too.

Or wait, only one video card I see...sorry, same question though as it would be nice to water cool that also.
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Re: Expected new build

Postby DJ Tucker » Sun Jan 03, 2016 6:53 pm

it was designed to be modded if you want to. the company encourage it. I may be doing that once I get my gtx 980 back at some point :)
Annihilator V2.5
Processor: Intel Core i7 2600k @ 4.6Ghz @ 1.3v With LEPA Exllusion 240
Memory: 16Gb Corsair Vengeance Pro 1600Mhz 9-9-9-24-1T
Hard Drive: SanDisk X110 128Gb Sandisk X210 512Gb
Video Card: Asus GTX 1070 Dual OC 2100/9000 @ 1.081v
Monitor: AOC G2460VQ6
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit Professional
Motherboard: ASRock Extreme 6 Z77
Case: Lian Li DK-Q2X with Corsair HX1050 PSU

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Re: Expected new build

Postby sgkean » Thu Jan 14, 2016 11:26 am

Nothing wrong with your proposed build.

Avexir memory isn't as well known, because it's in pretty limited quantities and not one of the big name ones, but there's nothing wrong with it. I'd love to get some for my main system, but they don't have red in Raiden :P


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