Just took some measures again.
Free space is more like 260mm.
But if you feel like cutting the case, you will have 9-10mm more before touching the front panel.
You will have to cut a bigger hole in order to deal with the power...
Hi Zap, thx for your answer.
I should have listed it, I only mentionned it in the power calculation, but an optical drive will be used.
I Didn't know that Antec ISK 300-150 case, very nice one.
I will look into it, but I guess it will...
Quote:Originally Posted by wha_gwan The 7870 I really wanted is
266.65mm x 111.2mm x 38mm (specs on website)
I am just a few mm away.. I wonder if it would be possible to jam in there
what do you guys think?
Quote:Originally Posted by ahnafakeef http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/ASUS/GeForce_GTX_670_Direct_Cu_Mini/1.html
Since you're struggling with space inside your caseNot really, the EVGA GTX670 fits (HPE1000 config ), but you're...
Quote:Originally Posted by Black5Lion I'm pretty sure I saw a few people here and other-where(is it even a word?) use nh-l9i with the z77e-itx, some of them need to cut off a piece of it because of the capacitor near the socket and...
Quote:Originally Posted by wha_gwan Im not going to overclock it as of yet so I am wondering if I could get away with the stock cooler?
Im looking into the sugo 5.
this thing is very small..
Im worried about everything fitting in....
The Z77E-ITX has got an m-sata port on its backside that could interfere with the NH-L9i, dunno...
Here is a coolers compatibility list, thanx to HuwSharpe.
NH-L9i is not listed, anyway if there is an issue there you can prolly mod...
Thx for the warning.
A85 is around $10 more, no problem here.
Quote:Originally Posted by NFSxperts The A10 will use more power but can be overclocked and be able to do some light gaming.No overclock needed here, and no gaming.
Reading other posts here, I notice people are recomending AMD A10 APU over Intel i3 when not gaming but only watching movies.
Should I switch for that combo?
A10-5800K @ 3.8GHz
Is the stock cooler quieter than the...
Hey Wisk , NFSxperts
Thanx for your answers!
Quote:Originally Posted by WiSK Stock cooler is fine.Great, thx for the confirmation!
Quote:Originally Posted by WiSK Consider the 7750 as well for GPU.Well, I prefer nVidia and...