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Old 04-26-2008, 09:05 PM   #1
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Hey All,

I just built another PC for myself..

The backbone is a MSI P6N SLI Platinum LGA 775 Board, doing all the work is an Intel Q6600 Quad Core Proc cooled by a Arctic Cooling Freezer Z Pro , memory is handled by 2 Gigs of Coarsair XMS2, throwing out video is an Vanilla EVGA 8800GT with an Zalman VF900-CU cooler Flashed to 680 Core, 950 Memory.

Write up on this is here
http://www.computerforums.org/showthread.php?t=67599

Running my OS is a 74Gig WD Raptor with an HDD cooler, and my storage is a segate 750Gig 7200.10 also with an HDD cooler. All Powered by a Rosewill RP550

All this is stuffed inside A Thermaltake Saprano...

Built on a pool table, perfect non conductive surface




All thrown together, still messy



Cleaned up



Cover on, ready to roll

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After Installing windows, (fastest install ever) next to imaging

I kept careful eye's on my temps, all seemed well. about 40C at Idle



I then ran 3dmark 06 at stock settings - result = 12347




Then I set the FSB to 1333.. Core speed of the Quad core resulted in 3.0GHZ... All stable so far at stock voltage... 3dmark score = 13857



The PC is stable, the temps have not changed (40C) and i do not want to push it past this for the time being. I am plenty happy as it is.
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Old 04-26-2008, 09:13 PM   #3
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Nice...but you're killing me with the Rosewill PSU...
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Hi dad! It's the son you've neglected for almost 18 years. You owe some child support here.... That new computer of yours should cover it
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Nice...
Thanks man

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but you're killing me with the Rosewill PSU...
don't get me started on this free, I got into this once with Ownage lol..
How bout I lay out the facts and we end it.

1. I bought that PSU from newegg 2.5 years ago.
2. Its has been though 4 Different systems (Socket A - Socket 775)
3. It has not hiccuped..... EVER
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Nice. You should paint the inside of it black.
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Is your memory running in dual channel there?
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Is your memory running in dual channel there?
Nice Catch + 1 ... (I would give you some rep for that if i could... i gotta spread some more lol)

That pic is before i booted it up, and its not setup as dual channel there..

It is now
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which thermaltake soprano is that? Looks quite different than the one that I have. (soprano vx)
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Old 04-27-2008, 09:20 AM   #10
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i thought pool tables get a lot of static electricity, could be wrong but if not that is where i am building mine on, i have a decent half sized one
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