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I cannot agree more that with a rig like that you need a sound card. Why dump that kind of money into a rig and have onboard sound. At the very least get a 50 dollar x-fi sound card. I see so many systems with amazing visuals but crappy onboard sound. Your ears deserve a treat also.
I promise you will hear sounds in games that you have never heard before. And the first time you hear that enemy player trying to sneak up behind you to knife you and you turn and waste him you will wonder how you ever lived with out one.

I checked out some sound cards and yeah your right will pick up a Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D Fatal1ty Professional PCIe not that big a cost in the overall scheme of things just being stubborn I suppose.thumb.gif
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you do not need 1200W for that build.. and the money going on the level 10 case could be a lot better spent
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you do not need 1200W for that build.. and the money going on the level 10 case could be a lot better spent

If he's going to do it then he should do it, he obviously has money. The only thing I might change is the displays they look good on paper but when you put the TVs side by side he's going to have 2 inch black spaces between the images.he should just do one large display or buy one of those curved monitors, ive seen those multi displays with high end TVs but only on commercial use they look awful for gaming
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you do not need 1200W for that build.. and the money going on the level 10 case could be a lot better spent

This-

That case is very overpriced....you can get a much better case for less dough
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If he's going to do it then he should do it, he obviously has money. The only thing I might change is the displays they look good on paper but when you put the TVs side by side he's going to have 2 inch black spaces between the images.he should just do one large display or buy one of those curved monitors, ive seen those multi displays with high end TVs but only on commercial use they look awful for gaming[/quote

[/U] your right about the TV gap in most cases but the sony bravias I intend to use have an extreme thin edge and will overlap nicely at a slight angle on the sharp which is the middle monitor for a gap of 1 inch or less:thumb: when were talking this size of display that is negligible and should be less noticeable than a standard 27x3 display or at least the equivalent. This has been thought out and not just a spontaneous impulse:)
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That case is very overpriced....you can get a much better case for less dough

true that but already bought it and it gets me excited in ways that wouldn't be appropriate to talk about every time I look at it!biggrin.gif
I basically paid the price because it is the look I wanted:thumb:
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you do not need 1200W for that build.. and the money going on the level 10 case could be a lot better spent

True but looking to the future and may upgrade in the next couple of years thought would pay the extra $20 compares to the 1000w and be done with it (if your going to do it you may aswell over do it!)wink.gif

The case is overpriced but awesome to look at and mine!biggrin.gif
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So your title says you have a 40 foot tv...... wow thats big
    
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With all that ram you must be planning on running your games off of ramdisks? Otherwise you will never use all that ram.
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With all that ram you must be planning on running your games off of ramdisks? Otherwise you will never use all that ram.
you are correct some I will run on ramdisk depends how obsessed with the game i am at the time as rarely turn my systems off so worth the messing about each time I load;)
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