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  1. Grab a ruler and check if you have 9.5 inches of clearance parallel to the PCI-e x16 slot.

    Make sure your PSU is from a reputable brand. Which PSU are you getting?
  2. it should fit just fine. the board itself is 9.6 inches and the graphics card is 9.5. even better it wont block any of your sata ports because they are placed well on the board.
  3. What I'm concerned about is whether or not the centrifugal fan will be clear of obstructions. That fan can get pretty loud, and a drive bay covering part of it won't help.

    I'd look for a 760 with axial fans like these:
    EVGA ACX: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130932&AID=10657534&PID=3938566&SID=&nm_mc=AFC-C8junctionCA
    MSI Twin Frozr: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127745
    Gigabyte Windforce 3X: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125466
  4. xomm said:
    Grab a ruler and check if you have 9.5 inches of clearance parallel to the PCI-e x16 slot.

    Make sure your PSU is from a reputable brand. Which PSU are you getting?


    PSU is http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151125

    and just to be sure those graphics card you listed are just a modified version of the gtx 760 right? and any of those will work
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    Zutx said:
    xomm said:
    Grab a ruler and check if you have 9.5 inches of clearance parallel to the PCI-e x16 slot.

    Make sure your PSU is from a reputable brand. Which PSU are you getting?


    PSU is http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151125


    SeaSonic's reputable. Have you checked the measurements yet?

    Yes, those have non-reference coolers and probably non-reference boards as well. Generally there's no reason to buy reference unless you have special concerns (water block compatibility, small case/thermal issues, etc.) Non-reference cards tend to be clocked higher and cool better.

    The MSI Twin Frozr is 10.25" and the Gigabyte Windforce 3X is 11.62". In hindsight, those are probably worse choices than the reference EVGA 760 for your case. Sorry for the confusion.

    My final recommendation is the EVGA GTX 760 with the ACX cooler: 9.5" and no centrifugal fan.
  6. xomm said:
    Zutx said:
    xomm said:
    Grab a ruler and check if you have 9.5 inches of clearance parallel to the PCI-e x16 slot.

    Make sure your PSU is from a reputable brand. Which PSU are you getting?


    PSU is http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151125


    SeaSonic's reputable. Have you checked the measurements yet?


    its the exact same size as the factory default im using now
  7. xomm said:
    Zutx said:
    xomm said:
    Grab a ruler and check if you have 9.5 inches of clearance parallel to the PCI-e x16 slot.

    Make sure your PSU is from a reputable brand. Which PSU are you getting?


    PSU is http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151125


    SeaSonic's reputable. Have you checked the measurements yet?

    Yes, those have non-reference coolers and probably non-reference boards as well. Generally there's no reason to buy reference unless you have special concerns (water block compatibility, small case/thermal issues, etc.) Non-reference cards tend to be clocked higher and cool better.

    The MSI Twin Frozr is 10.25" and the Gigabyte Windforce 3X is 11.62". In hindsight, those are probably worse choices than the reference EVGA 760 for your case. Sorry for the confusion.

    My final recommendation is the EVGA GTX 760 with the ACX cooler: 9.5" and no centrifugal fan.


    Thanks for the help i can always trust toms hardware members :)
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