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October 28, 2010 7:18:56 PM

Azza Hurrican 2000 Full Tower gaming case 4x230mm fans
Samsung Sh-b123l 12x blu-ray player
Sony 24x Double layer dual format dvd r/rw
i7-950 3.06 oc 20%
vigor isurf2 hard drive cooling system
xtream hydro liquid cooling kit 360mm w/triple fan[cpu and gpu]
64gb kingston 2.5inch sata gaming MLC SSD
1tb sata-III 6.0gb b/s 64mb cache 7200rpm
6gb DDR3 1600Mhz Corsair Dominator
Asus Sabertooth x58 intel x58 chipset sli/crossfire Mainboard 1366
950 watt 80+ gaming psu
2× Nvidia gtx 470s in Sli

i mainly want thoughts on preformance and stability ty this comp is mainly for gaming/multi media

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a b 4 Gaming
October 28, 2010 7:30:19 PM

looks good. I'm not personally a water-cooling advocate (but plenty here are)

i would recommend just getting a SATA 2 1 TB drive...mechanical drives don't saturate Sata 2, much less SATA 3, so why pay extra for it?
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October 28, 2010 7:45:57 PM

helps my epeen size lol, but your right i just wanted 2 have one dumb as it is T_T
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a c 204 4 Gaming
October 28, 2010 7:57:52 PM

I'd get a quality Case / PSU Combo such as the Antec DF-85 w/ CP-850 (great combo deal) or the HAF 932 or HAF-X w/ Corsair HX850 as a minimum. Other choices would be the Lian Li PC P80 or the Thermaltake Armor+. While the DF-85 doesn't have some of the features in those other top end cases it does have a few that are unique which may tickle ya fancy.

At a 20% OC, a water cooling system is by no means required. Air coolers do a perfectly fine job at 50% OC's and above. Use the money saved for a 120 GB vertex 2 SSD, the Asus Rampage 3 Extreme MoBo. Skip the overpriced dominators and get a good set of low profile, CAS 6 DDR3-1600

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October 28, 2010 8:14:19 PM

sound advice ill look into i know the water cooling and ram are overkill i just want a very stable system
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October 28, 2010 8:22:21 PM

im not exactly hurting for cash i picked a smaller ssd because im only putting my pagefile and a couple games on it ill still check out that ssd u mentiond, almost everything i picked i did so with a very stable system in mind a favor the asus sabertooth for that reason
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