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NZXT Sentry LXE

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Hello,
I will be looking into updating my system, Well a big update. Anyway What do you guys think about the "NZXT Sentry LXE"

http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...ducts_id=15093

I will be getting either one of these mobos:
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...ducts_id=16804 ,
http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...ducts_id=17497

I notice that the NZXT sentry LXE takes up a pci slot. Now I think it would be possible to configure it too keep my GPU running at x16 whilst this pci card is plugged in, But You never know I could be wrong. So if I add the NZXT sentry LXE that uses a pci card to control the fans will it drop me from x16 to x8 on my gpu?

Thank you in advance. Raged-Daniel
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It doesn't actually plug into a PCI-e slot, so the motherboard choice doesn't matter.
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TTTbox
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i5 3570K  Biostar TZ774XE Power Color AX5770 1GB 4x4GB 1866Mhz 9-10-9-27-2T 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB Western Digital Green 2TB Samsung Spinpoint M4 500GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Intel X-25M G2 80GB Lite-On BluRay Drive Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 Pro Windows 7 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell U2212HM Deck Legend Frost Tactile Silverstone Strider Plus 750w Custom Acrylic Test Bed 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Logitech G500 Cooler Master Storm Tactics FPS Beyer Dynamics DT-990 600ohm Samson MediaOne 3A 
AudioAudioOtherOther
FiiO E09k QOGIR FiiO E17 ALPEN Microsoft Lifecam Studio Blue Yeti Pro Microphone 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD A10-A5800K ASRock FM2A85X-ITX Radeon HD7770 1GB 2x8GB 1866mhz C9 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SanDisk Ultra Plus 128GB 2TB 5400 RPM  24x DVD Drive Noctua L9A 
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Thank you
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