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Old 07-11-2011, 08:12 PM   #1
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Talking My First Computer Build Log! Intel i7 2600k

So I ordered most of the parts and they came in today, missing just the CPU, CPU cooler(need advice on that), Video Card, CD/DVD drive and the OS.

For sure ill post pics when I get home! Im ordering the eVGA GTX 570 DS(Dual fan) today and by thursday the CPU, OS, CD/DVD drive and CPU cooler. I cant wait since this is my first build from scratch, ive done upgrade to my old XPS 410 ex. (Video Card, fans, adding memory) I am excited by the performance boost, definetly gonna feel the difference.

I still need advice on cooler since the vengeace have some high profile heatspreaders.

Here is my list of whats ordered so far, let me know what you think.

PSU - Newegg.com - CORSAIR Professional Series HX850 (CMPSU-850HX) 850W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
HD - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822152185
Memory - Newegg.com - CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1866C9B
Case - Newegg.com - Antec Nine Hundred Two V3 Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Gaming Case
Motherboard - Newegg.com - ASUS P8P67 PRO (REV 3.0) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Grand total so far - $605.91
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//Antec 902 V3 Case, Intel i7-2600K (@4.5GHz 1.280V watercooled w/ Antec H2O Kuhler 920), 8GB DDR3 Corsair Vengeance 1866MHz, ASUS P8P67 PRO B3, MSI 3GB N580 GTX Lightning Xtreme (@850MHz/2100MHz), 1TB Samsung Spinpoint F3, Corsair HX850W Pro Series//
//XPS 410 C2D E6400 @ 2.13GHz, 2GB DDR2 667MHz, 250GB HD, eVGA 320mb 8800GTS(605/1900MHz)//
//AMD Athlon XP +2000, Socket A MSI-6390, 768 mb of PC 2100 RAM, AGP ATI RADEON 9600SE//

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Old 07-12-2011, 12:31 AM   #2
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Default Re: My First Computer Build Log! Intel i7 2600k

Some parts came in today, ugh cant wait to order the rest!

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//XPS 410 C2D E6400 @ 2.13GHz, 2GB DDR2 667MHz, 250GB HD, eVGA 320mb 8800GTS(605/1900MHz)//
//AMD Athlon XP +2000, Socket A MSI-6390, 768 mb of PC 2100 RAM, AGP ATI RADEON 9600SE//

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