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 SolvedAnother 'review my system please' Forum SolvedBuying 8350... System build for $570 Max... please review before purchase! Forum please review my enthusiast gaming system Forum SolvedI7-950 Temps!!! Please help Forum Ease my mind please.. Just ordered 4790k , coming from i7-950. was it the right thing to do... Forum Please review proposed system build for parents Forum SolvedReview My System please. Forum $1210 Gaming System - Please Review Forum Solved$1600 system, ready to pull the trigger, please review Forum New Gaming System Build 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 New System Please Review Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !