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Poll Results: Which One(s) Do you Own?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 14% of voters (91)
    200R
  • 22% of voters (135)
    300R
  • 18% of voters (112)
    400R
  • 46% of voters (283)
    500R
612 Total Votes  
post #2031 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by PureBlackFire View Post

that is not load temps. that's idle. download and run intel burn test and see what the temps are.

sorry such a noob.. here it is:
    
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post #2032 of 4610
wow havent checked this in a while it has exploded lols
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post #2033 of 4610
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Originally Posted by chizzms View Post

sorry such a noob.. here it is:

i'm sorry, think i did it wrong (noob).. later i will try running intel burn test 10x while running core temp. kindly comment if this is the feasible procedure to check if my cpu temperature is ok with my HD80 and the ventilation of my 500R
    
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post #2034 of 4610
I was planning on changing my enourmous 19kg TT Kandalf to 400R but i decided to get 500r instead. However, can anyone explain the actual 40$ between them ? 1 more mesh on top and 20cm side fan ?
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post #2035 of 4610
Quote:
Originally Posted by chizzms View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by chizzms View Post

sorry such a noob.. here it is:

i'm sorry, think i did it wrong (noob).. later i will try running intel burn test 10x while running core temp. kindly comment if this is the feasible procedure to check if my cpu temperature is ok with my HD80 and the ventilation of my 500R

yes do that. run both together and take a screen shot.
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post #2036 of 4610
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Hey guys, I noticed that the USB 3 front panel cable is rather heavy and stiff on my 400R. I may need to send my motherboard back soon (P8Z68-V/GEN3). Any advice on how to remove the connector without damaging the pins? I am worried because of the cable being quite thick and stiff that it might need a little extra force to remove, which could damage the pins (I've seen friends bend pins really easily from doing this).
Is there a 'technique' I should use to do it without causing any damage?
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post #2037 of 4610
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Originally Posted by Catscratch View Post

I was planning on changing my enourmous 19kg TT Kandalf to 400R but i decided to get 500r instead. However, can anyone explain the actual 40$ between them ? 1 more mesh on top and 20cm side fan ?

the 500r:
comes with the side fan as you mentioned(can only use 120/140 fans on the 400r)
has the 'fan controller'9fans are quiet and not very powerful. can use other fans but you must remove the rpm sensor wire first)
has removable drive cages(this definitely helps with airflow if you take 1 or both out)
fans/rad are hidden under the mesh top(nice because you can mount a water cooling system and hide the fans/rad)
it also has the recess in the top to hold your ipod, iphone, mp3 player, keys, etc
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post #2038 of 4610
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leave some slack in the cable ? my usb3 cable just slides on. it doesnt 'clip' at all.
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post #2039 of 4610
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Originally Posted by PureBlackFire View Post

yes do that. run both together and take a screen shot.

Please assess:

Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


I don't know if this is satisfactory or not.
    
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Corsair HD 80 Windows 8 Samsung LED 24" Razer Anansi 
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post #2040 of 4610
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Please assess:
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med


Burn Setting: High H80 Setting: Med

I don't know if this is satisfactory or not.

it's fine. my cpu goes to 52c at stock speed running intel burn test. your temps are very safe.
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