Please Review My i7-950 System Tags: Cyberpower Systems Last response: October 7, 2010 4:06 AM in Systems Share ralphwarren October 6, 2010 8:05:56 PM Hi, Wondering if the group could please sanity check my config. Use will be photo & video viewing & editing. Light gaming. CASE: CoolerMaster 690 II Advanced Mid-Tower CPU: Intel i7-950 Cooling Fan: Intel LGA1366 Certified CPU Fan & Heat-sink Motherboard: Asus P6X58D-E Intel Memory: 6GB (2GBx3) DDR3/2000MHz Triple Channel Memory Video Card: ATI Radeon HD 5770 1GB Power Supply - Corsair CMPSU-650TX 80 Plus Hard Drive: SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 64MB Cache 7200RPM Optical Drive: Pioneer BDR-205 Thanks for your help. -Ralph Warren More about : review 950 system cadder October 6, 2010 8:18:50 PM 1. What OS will you use? 2. Are you going to overclock? If so you need a good aftermarket cooler. Even if you aren't overclocking it is still recommended . m 0 l ralphwarren October 6, 2010 8:36:48 PM It will be Windows 7. An upgraded cooler sounds like a good idea. Not sure about over-clocking but good to have the option. Is liquid cooling the best option or just a good fan/heat-sink? Thanks for your help! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer brennon7 October 7, 2010 4:06:10 AM 2000mhz memory is only usable with overclocking.. that MOBO supports 1600/1333/1066 native so switch to 1600mhz Asetek liquid cooling is just like the corsair h50. I like them both. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBuying 8350... System build for $570 Max... please review before purchase! Forum SolvedI7-950 Temps!!! Please help Forum Please review proposed system build for parents Forum $1210 Gaming System - Please Review Forum Another 'review my system please' Forum SolvedReview My System please. Forum New Gaming System Build Please Review Forum Solved$1600 system, ready to pull the trigger, please review Forum SolvedHaven't built a system in a long time....please review Forum SolvedBuilding 2 gaming Systems with and for Wife - want review please Forum Help review my i5 CCTV system please! Forum Please review this system Forum Huge overhaul of system - Review Please Forum Please review Video Editing Power Enthusiast System Forum Please review this system Forum Please review $1500 gaming system Forum Work/Play System - $2200 to $3000 - Help/Review Please. Forum Please. an Ivy Bridge systems review??? Forum New System Please Review Forum New System Build Please Review Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !