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post #11 of 17
I read it, but looks like I missed that then.
Edited by candy_van - 7/19/12 at 8:46am
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post #12 of 17
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No, I just overlooked it. Thanks for re-posting / bolding it though, that was definitely necessary.

It was overlooked by 2 people, so I thought bolding it would make it more visable smile.gif
post #13 of 17
No - you're right, I'm just being sandy b/c I know already that what I posted before that will be completed overlooked now. Happens a lot.
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post #14 of 17
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Originally Posted by yanks8981 View Post

As others have said, don't bother upgrading anything. Your PSU is fine, as is 8GB of memory. Your rig looks pretty solid. You didn't mention what cooler you have for your CPU, so I am assuming stock. If thats true, I would definitely get a new CPU cooler before I did any OCing. Get at least a Hyper 212+ from Coolermaster.

i have the Hyper 212. i plan on OC i have just never done it before so i'm just a little hesitant don't want to do something stupid and F&*% something up smile.gif
post #15 of 17
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No - you're right, I'm just being sandy b/c I know already that what I posted before that will be completed overlooked now. Happens a lot.
not overlooked i read Everything biggrin.gif
post #16 of 17
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If you're interested in spending a few bucks on an upgrade you should get a SSD thumb.gif

Read the OP. Has a 128GB Samsung SSD. Lol. but yeah SSD is not a bad idea at all for an upgrade.


EDIT: oops sorry my post posted after somebody else posted the same thing.
     
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post #17 of 17
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i have the Hyper 212. i plan on OC i have just never done it before so i'm just a little hesitant don't want to do something stupid and F&*% something up smile.gif

The Hyper 212+ is a great cooler for the money. I had one on my last build.
If you OC just don't take off any of the thermal safeties in your bios and you should be ok. Even if you completely screw up you can always clear cmos and start over. This website is a great resource for help with overclocking. Do a search and you should find a guide on overclocking the 3570K. thumb.gif
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