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May 5, 2011, 5:57 PM
Recently ordered a PC from Cyber Power. Just wanted some of you to review the system. I wanted to go AMD... I will be gaming on 1 monitor in 1080p and using it for normal everyday use other than that.
Monitor: ASUS VH242H 24" WIDE BLACK LCD
CPU: AMD PHENOM II X6 1090T 3.2GHZ RETAIL
SSD: 128 GB A-DATA S501 V2 SATA III SSD
HD: 1.5TB SATA-II 3.0GB/S 32MB CACHE 7200
Ram: A-Data 8 GB DDR3/ 1600 MHZ MEMORY
Cooler: THERMALTAKE FRIO OVERCLOCKING COOLER
Case: COOLERMASTER 690 II ADVANED BLACK NO
CD: BLACK LITE-ON 24X DVDRW
MB: ASUS CROSSHAIR IV FORMULA AM3 890FX D
PS: THERMALTAKE TOUGHPOWER XT 775 WATT MO
Video: HIS AMD RADEON HD6870 1GB DDR5 PICE
May 8, 2011
May 6, 2011, 4:33 AM
Personally would of went i5-2500k for a gaming build, but aside that it looks good.
May 8, 2011, 2:07 AM
Hard disks over 1 TB seem to have a higher rate of failure regardless of the brand. Consider proven 1 TB drives.
Both are good drives.
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