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Another pretty solid looking rig. Not a big fan of that case however, but I can understand why other's would enjoy it. Just too long for me, but I'm envious of the 200mm fan on top. With a PSU that large hopefully you'll be making a mATX powerhouse and getting a second 580. cool.gif

I feel the longer case is required for the H70 which doesn't flex much. The modded 3.5" HDD tray worked perfectly as a radiator holder. The distance between the CPU and the 3.5" HDD tray couldn't be better. Cut the 3.5" HDD tray in half and mount the radiator with both fans installed. I'll take pics when I swap the motherboards.

I tried to futureproof with the PSU. I don't have any current plans to SLI though.

I did swap the H70 fans out with a pair of Noctua NF-P12. The stock fans are way to loud.
post #152 of 7108
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Once again, welcome everyone. If I missed your name, please alert me and I'll add it ASAP. So far the board hasn't been spotted on Newegg, but June 24th isn't over yet.
I'm wondering if we may see it on Frys.com first considering that's where Formula X is happening this weekend.
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I just placed an order with buy.com for $186 - $10 off $150 coupon - 5% shop discover cashback = $167.20.
Edited by WindSlash - 6/24/11 at 9:00am
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I just placed an order with buy.com for $186 - $10 off $150 coupon - 5% shop discover cashback = $167.20.
Please let us know when you receive the board. It would be greatly appreciated by the lot of us.
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post #155 of 7108
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$176.00 here ... http://www.electronicscastle.com/max...e-p-79478.html ... though yeah I'm waiting for Fry's, Newegg or TigerDirect myself like most of you ... just posting showing that the one guy who thought it would be $300 was off by a little bit

Fry's DID JUST ADD the MATRIX GTX580 video card ... DAMN $530 ... http://www.frys.com/product/6678704 too much for me
   
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There is a local store here in Edmonton that ships Canada-wide that I am waiting to have it. They usually have things on release date. www.memoryexpress.com Free shipping if you are ordering more than $250 worth.

Of course if they don't have it in a very short time after newegg.ca, I will probably get it online.
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YAY! Under 200!!!!
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Looks like an alright case. Still to big though.
Yeah, but it's a little smaller than the NZXT.

Silverstone TJ08-E: Height = 374mm, Depth = 385mm

NZXT Vulcan: Height = 422mm, 380 w/o handle, Depth = 406mm
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YAY! Under 200!!!!
Looks like it ...

New links;

- http://news.softpedia.com/news/Asus-...d-208051.shtml
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According to a post made by an Asus rep on the XtremeSystems forum, the recommended retail price is set at $185 and the Maximus IV Gene-Z should reach retail store shelves soon.
raja@asus post #49 - http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...ed-today/page3 - I'd expect it to be listed on NewEgg, Fry's et all on MONDAY 27th

- http://legitreviews.com/news/10921/
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Thanks for the info everybody... I'm really hoping this releases tomorrow. Either way, I can't buy it until July. But definitely gonna get one.
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