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February 14, 2014 2:23:47 AM



Hello all. I am building this as a liquid cooled rig. I never done one and my last computer had some fairly large GPUs in it and other high end parts and I overheated one so I figured that would be a way to go with this one. So that being said here is a list of main parts:
PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2SZlg

CPU: AMD FX-9590 4.7GHz 8-Core Processor
Motherboard: Asus Crosshair V Formula-Z ATX AM3+ Motherboard
Memory: G.Skill Trident X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-2400 Memory
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk
Case: Antec Twelve Hundred ATX Full Tower Case
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-02-14 04:14 EST-0500)

and here is the cards I am looking at and would appreciate some thoughts thanks:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I already have the parts listed EXCEPT the GPUs that is the input that I would like on please.

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February 14, 2014 2:32:37 AM

The link doesnt work just give the name of the graphics card :) 
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February 14, 2014 2:45:44 AM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

if still don't work here is the names:

ASUS ROG MARS760-4GD5 GeForce GTX 760x2 4GB 512-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
ASUS GTX780-DC2OC-3GD5 GeForce GTX 780 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
EVGA ACX Cooler 03G-P4-2784-KR GeForce GTX 780 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 SLI Support Video Card
GIGABYTE GV-N78TOC-3GD GeForce GTX 780 Ti 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready Video Card
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February 14, 2014 2:46:13 AM

thanks sorry about that thought I checked them
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February 14, 2014 2:54:00 AM

I guess what i am wondering is the Mars better since it has 2 cores GTX 760 4 gig mem and is cheaper than the GTX 780 Ti single with 3 gig mem
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February 14, 2014 3:01:00 AM

Pharune said:
I guess what i am wondering is the Mars better since it has 2 cores GTX 760 4 gig mem and is cheaper than the GTX 780 Ti single with 3 gig mem

I dont recommend you to get a dual gpu.Just get the EVGA GTX 780 and if you can save up a little get the GTX 780 ti.Dual gpu cards have scalling issues.The GTX 780 will max out all games and the 780 ti will max out all games but a better fps mostly 5-12 fps more than the 780.get the 780 you will be very happy with it :)  if you can spend 50$ more(assuming you have a budget of 650$ because you considered the 760 mars) you can get the 780 ti which is currently the best single gpu.

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February 14, 2014 3:01:29 AM

mars 512bit interface
giving more bandwidth which is better for gaming ;) 
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February 14, 2014 3:10:25 AM

Would that still be true with multiple screens or a large HD TVs?
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February 14, 2014 3:10:59 AM

Pharune said:
Would that still be true with multiple screens or a large HD TVs?


If you are talking about my answer,yes it will also be true on EVERY MONITOR or dual monitor setup or wide screen hd tv
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February 14, 2014 3:13:50 AM

ok thanks for the info it is greatly appreciated.
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February 14, 2014 3:14:53 AM

the asus rog card would be the better choice, person experience with asus having a silent duel cooling solution with lowered temp's and with asus's customer service I would recommend asus,
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February 14, 2014 3:17:43 AM

josh777mc said:
the asus rog card would be the better choice, person experience with asus having a silent duel cooling solution with lowered temp's and with asus's customer service I would recommend asus,


ok thanks for the info.
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February 14, 2014 3:39:06 AM

your welcome :) 
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