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And at idle, when you dont play games? (why never again? )
At idle I definitely don't notice it. DCUII and TF cards just cool so much better.
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At idle I definitely don't notice it. DCUII and TF cards just cool so much better.
Silence is what matters to me. I dont care, how hot it runs, as long as it works well

Right now, i am considering a HIS 6950 IceQ-X 2GB, EVGA referece 560TI, or EVGA reference or HD 570... the best performance/price would be the 6950...
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Silence is what matters to me. I dont care, how hot it runs, as long as it works well

Right now, i am considering a HIS 6950 IceQ-X 2GB, EVGA referece 560TI, or EVGA reference or HD 570... the best performance/price would be the 6950...
I'm pretty sure I would go with the 6950. Keep in mind though, that if something has better cooling, like in the case of the TF and DCUII cards, that they don't have to work as hard to keep everything cool. When they don't work as hard they create less noise.
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Sure, I will post a picture later today. Check for my next post (I couldn't add it here without a remote host). I need better lighting for you to be able to see anything!

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Updated owner's list...

Snakemed, can you show me the bottom of the Fractal Arc Mini? I wanna get an idea of the feet placement along with the fan filters.

Debating between a TJ08E or that for my next case... leaning the Arc Mini though for the airflow, but the TJ08E for size and noise (lack there of).

Edited by snakemed - 9/8/11 at 1:53pm
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how do you check what UFI the maximus gene-z is running? im tryin to work it out on the ROG forums and a dood asked that lol
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Yep ... sounds like it to me What SSD drive did you have again ?
i have the same ssd as u m4 128 gb ... how do you check what firmware it came with and im tryina create a bootable cd to update it if i have too
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i have the same ssd as u m4 128 gb ... how do you check what firmware it came with and im tryina create a bootable cd to update it if i have too
You can find the firmware on the drive itself(if you haven't updated it yet) or once you boot off of the cd to run the update, it will tell you what the current firmware is for the drive.
post #2608 of 7108
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how do you check what UFI the maximus gene-z is running? im tryin to work it out on the ROG forums and a dood asked that lol
Open Asus suite, in the settings.
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ok so it says mobo vers is 1.xx, my bios is 0403 - 06.27.2011, turboV evo is 1.00.86, EPU v1.02.14, probe II v1.00.29, ai charger+ v1.00.06, digi vrm 1.00.31, fan xpert v1.00.43, sensor recorder 1.00.18, asus update v1.02.03 and my logo1.01.18 ... which is the UFI? lmao, i dont even kno what is UFI
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UEFI ... Unified Extensible Firmware Interface, the specification that defines a software interface between an operating system and platform firmware. IT has replaced the BIOS interface these days.

Also, unless you did the recent update, the ORIGINAL Stock Factory Firmware on the Crucial M4 was Revision 0002.

Hope you get things figured out, good luck. not sure which is more appropriate ?
   
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