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Why the NH-14?

Also, I can't afford the Lightning Xtreme.
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Why the NH-14?

Also, I can't afford the Lightning Xtreme.
High end air cooler beats mid ranged water cooler. But since you are using rather tall RAM H60 may have been your only choice. You can always do custom water cooling loop later when you have more funds.
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post #13 of 36

Why not switch out the case for a

or a NZXT Phantom.
And then you can get a cheaper PSU as well, A Corsair TX750, Antec Earthwatts 750W would be more than enough.

Then with the money saved you can get the 3GB GTX 580
Edited by Ironman517 - 10/6/11 at 7:46pm
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post #14 of 36
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High end air cooler beats mid ranged water cooler. But since you are using rather tall RAM H60 may have been your only choice. You can always do custom water cooling loop later when you have more funds.
Okay, but like I asked earlier, are there any Cases out there that perform as well in cooling as the HAF 932 does but at a lower price? Like what about the NZXT Phantom? Or what about some nice Mid-Tower?
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Why not switch out the case for a Corsair 400R or a NZXT Phantom.
And then you can get a cheaper PSU as well, A Corsair TX750, Antec Earthwatts 750W would be more than enough.

Then with the money saved you can get the 3GB GTX 580
Would a 750W power SLI 580's?
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The 400R/500R are one of the best mid-towers for air cooling. And the NZXT Phantom is also another good case for cooling, but it is a full tower though.
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Would a 750W power SLI 580's?
Sure. It can't do tri-SLI however.
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Sure. It can't do tri-SLI however.
Even with CPU and GPU OC?
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Change the Corsair Force SSD to a crucial M4 drive. The Force uses sandforce 2200..plagued with bugs.
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Even with CPU and GPU OC?
IDK. You probably are pushing it.

244 + 244 + 95 + 70 = 653.
GPU + GPU + CPU + ODD/HDD/FAN

If you are using TX850M then you have plenty of headroom (840W on 12V rail), what 750W PSU do you have in mind?
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