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Tom's Hardware's $10,000 PC

The Tom's Hardware $10,000 PC. Custom built by Falcon Northwest with a sound-dampened aluminum chassis and painted in Mach V Exotix. Click through the following pages to see what is inside.

The Tom’s Hardware $10,000 PC. Custom built by Falcon Northwest with a sound-dampened aluminum chassis and painted in Mach V Exotix. Click through the following pages to see what is inside.

The fastest processor available today: Intel's Core 2 Extreme runs at 2.93 GHz but is ready to be overclocked.

The fastest processor available today : Intel’s Core 2 Extreme runs at 2.93 GHz but is ready to be overclocked.

The PC runs a quad-SLI system consisting of two Nvidia GeForce 7950 GX2 graphics card with a total of 2 GB of GDDR3 memory. One of these monsters supports screen resolution of up to 2560x1600 pixels with a pixel fill rate of 24 billion pixels/s.

The PC runs a quad-SLI system consisting of two Nvidia GeForce 7950 GX2 graphics card with a total of 2 GB of GDDR3 memory. One of these monsters supports screen resolution of up to 2560x1600 pixels with a pixel fill rate of 24 billion pixels/s.

That brings us to the display: The system includes an Apple 30" Cinema display running at up to 2560x1600 pixels (and down to 1024x640, if you need to.) The brightness of this monitor is rated at 400 cd/m2, the contrast ratio at 700:1 and the typical resp

That brings us to the display : The system includes an Apple 30" Cinema display running at up to 2560x1600 pixels (and down to 1024x640, if you need to.) The brightness of this monitor is rated at 400 cd/m2, the contrast ratio at 700:1 and the typical resp

Heart of the system is an Asus P5N32 SLI Deluxe motherboard with a Sanyo-Denke water cooling system.

Heart of the system is an Asus P5N32 SLI Deluxe motherboard with a Sanyo-Denke water cooling system.

It carries 4 GB of DDR2 memory - Corsair's TWIN2X-2048-6400C4 modules.

It carries 4 GB of DDR2 memory - Corsair’s TWIN2X-2048-6400C4 modules.

There are two 150 GB Western Digital Raptor X hard drives. The 10,000 rpm drives are considered to be currently the fastest hard drives available.

There are two 150 GB Western Digital Raptor X hard drives. The 10,000 rpm drives are considered to be currently the fastest hard drives available.

Store your data on a 7200 rpm, 500 GB Seagate Barracuda drive.

Store your data on a 7200 rpm, 500 GB Seagate Barracuda drive.

No compromises on sound: Included are Z-5450 Digital 5.1 speakers and ...

No compromises on sound : Included are Z-5450 Digital 5.1 speakers and ...

... a Logitech G5 2000DPI wired mouse that works in tandem with a black, wired Microsoft keyboard.

... a Logitech G5 2000DPI wired mouse that works in tandem with a black, wired Microsoft keyboard.

Rounding out the hardware features are an 18x Plextor 760A DL DVD burner and ...

Rounding out the hardware features are an 18x Plextor 760A DL DVD burner and ...

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