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post #8241 of 12482
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Originally Posted by skupples View Post

How man fans blow out?

You let your fans blow radiator warm air into your case?

May not be an issue with one gpu one cpu with all that radage, If you plan to upgrade you may find allot warmer air coming out of the rads.
Edited by skupples - Today at 9:14 pm

none. warm air in, yes. I don't plan to update anytime soon. I'm pleased.

the warm air will find it's way out.. No problem.

I could put the top rad blowing air out but that would mean it sucks and blows hot air out. And I don't think it will matter that much.
not to mention it's a pita to change all the fans again
post #8242 of 12482
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Originally Posted by SortOfGrim View Post

none. warm air in, yes. I don't plan to update anytime soon. I'm pleased. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
the warm air will find it's way out.. No problem.

I could put the top rad blowing air out but that would mean it sucks and blows hot air out. And I don't think it will matter that much.
not to mention it's a pita to change all the fans again

smile.gif Nice and cool. non-issue at current state.

I was thinking in terms of my own system. You can actually FEEL the rads working now that i have two titans AND cpu on just a slim 360 and a 240x80thick. I had to switch my rads to blowing out because it was baking the inside of my case. So now i blow cold air in from 3 sides, then up and out/down and out.
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post #8243 of 12482


Also from the front :



Ok I had to redo the motherboard. My z77 was not working correctly to my standards. So sold the parts and upgraded to z87 hopefully a good choice. Going to get 2 more vengeance pro modules this time with red on the heatsink to tie in with the red and silver xfx graphics card.

Need to get a new HDD too I had a temporary one but I'm looking to double up on memory and get a better interface from sata 3Gb to sata 6gb. Maybe a few more SSD's and put in raid. Or perhaps get a pci-ex ssd

Still not decided on the CPU. 4670k or 4770k

Any thoughts ppl
post #8244 of 12482
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Originally Posted by tomtom101 View Post



Also from the front :



Ok I had to redo the motherboard. My z77 was not working correctly to my standards. So sold the parts and upgraded to z87 hopefully a good choice. Going to get 2 more vengeance pro modules this time with red on the heatsink to tie in with the red and silver xfx graphics card.

Need to get a new HDD too I had a temporary one but I'm looking to double up on memory and get a better interface from sata 3Gb to sata 6gb. Maybe a few more SSD's and put in raid. Or perhaps get a pci-ex ssd

Still not decided on the CPU. 4670k or 4770k

Any thoughts ppl

Yes they were uploaded on my phone which decided to have them flipped that way when I posted it. Not sure why.

Also the cable management is not finished. I like the modular psu but the cables weren't that great. I can put up with the mb power but the rest could have been at least braided.
post #8245 of 12482
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Originally Posted by tomtom101 View Post

Yes they were uploaded on my phone which decided to have them flipped that way when I posted it. Not sure why.

Also the cable management is not finished. I like the modular psu but the cables weren't that great. I can put up with the mb power but the rest could have been at least braided.


loving the msi gd65 mobo biggrin.gif

or gd45, whichever it is lol

its gotten mostly good reviews from what ive seen biggrin.gif hope it turns out to be a good clocker for you
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post #8246 of 12482
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Originally Posted by LeMonarque View Post

It's all good, people with the means for testing that actually do testing are my favorite kind of people thumb.gif

Anyways, so would a:

Front: 2x120mm intake
Bottom: push-pull rad exhaust
Top: push-pull rad exhaust
Rear: 1x120mm exhaust

be better or worse than a:

Front 2x120mm intake
Bottom: push-pull rad intake
Top: push-pull rad exhaust
Rear: 1x120mm exhaust
mellowsmiley.gif

Also, has anybody tried fitting a 140mm fan in the threaded holes on the backs of the HDD cages? The threads are pre-drilled directly into the frame of the case.
no they are not for 140mm they are for when your cages face the other way. wont line up
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Originally Posted by skupples View Post

How man fans blow out?

You let your fans blow radiator warm air into your case?

May not be an issue with one gpu one cpu with all that radage, If you plan to upgrade you may find allot warmer air coming out of the rads.
unless you water cool them . + it really isnt that much warmer
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post #8247 of 12482
Yh its a gd-65 I'm not taking the clocks far in going to find whichever CPU I gets threshold. Then tone it down to hopefully 4.4GHz. However I heard the overclocks from some people were not that high like ivybridge due to heat. so I might just stick with the oc genie once I have been up then back down to stock.
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That is MSI's Answer to the Republic of Gamer's

Great board and no expense taken lightly.











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post #8249 of 12482
Indeed it seems to be a great board, i was going to get it but decided to go with a maximus VI extreme board over it instead due to EK making waterblocks for the rog series quicker than other boards.
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post #8250 of 12482
the MSIZ77A-G45 was a total hunk of junk... Didn't even have cmos clear button on the 45, just a big battery between pcie slots... REALLY?! That alone makes it a mediocre board at BEST.

I hope the ROG rip- MSI re-make series is better.
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