Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › Optional AMD Build (critique?)
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Optional AMD Build (critique?) - Page 23

post #221 of 226
Thread Starter 
Well well well... You guys are TONS of help! /bow

Well, after about 6 or so hours of non-stop WoW, the CPU pretty much loads out at 45, and Idles at 41 after that, when it boots up, and I just browse the web, it idles about 38.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
post #222 of 226
its < 50 it should be ok
post #223 of 226
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by CravinR1 View Post
its < 50 it should be ok
Yeah, I know, just a temp freak when it is at stock... has a lot to do with ambients though...

Can't wait to get new GFX card, memory, and an aftermarket cooler...

Anyone had any experience with Blue Orb II? Sounds like a good cooler to me, for the price anyway.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
post #224 of 226
My CPU load temps are higher than 50C. Ah well, 3 year warranty.
$265 MacBook Pro
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2.8GHz Core 2 Duo POS GeForce 9400M/9600GT M 4GB 1066MHz DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western Digital Slot-loading thing OS X Snow Leopard 1440x900 glossy thing 
KeyboardPowerCase
Broken-backlit chiclet-type Awkwardly-shaped wall wart Aluminum block 
  hide details  
Reply
$265 MacBook Pro
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2.8GHz Core 2 Duo POS GeForce 9400M/9600GT M 4GB 1066MHz DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western Digital Slot-loading thing OS X Snow Leopard 1440x900 glossy thing 
KeyboardPowerCase
Broken-backlit chiclet-type Awkwardly-shaped wall wart Aluminum block 
  hide details  
Reply
post #225 of 226
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tyr13 View Post
Yeah, I know, just a temp freak when it is at stock... has a lot to do with ambients though...

Can't wait to get new GFX card, memory, and an aftermarket cooler...

Anyone had any experience with Blue Orb II? Sounds like a good cooler to me, for the price anyway.
I heard you talking about water cooling... Lets get started on that!!

I personally like this kit myself but its a little expensive(240)
http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/swh2edukit.html

It comes with everything you need! The Blue Orb II is a decent cooler in itself though but the new Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme is pretty sweet and out does the Tuniq by 1C. You'd have to buy a pretty good high-CFM fan though.
The Naked Scooter
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 4Ghz@1.24V Asus P6T Deluxe eVGA GTX 285 12GB Patriot DDR3-1600 8-8-8-24@1.65V 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x640GB WD in RAID 0+1TB Seagate 7200.11 HP LightScribe DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate x64 22" Samsung 720p HDTV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 1000W Antec TruePower Quattro CoolerMaster ATCS 840 Logitech G9x 
  hide details  
Reply
The Naked Scooter
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 4Ghz@1.24V Asus P6T Deluxe eVGA GTX 285 12GB Patriot DDR3-1600 8-8-8-24@1.65V 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2x640GB WD in RAID 0+1TB Seagate 7200.11 HP LightScribe DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate x64 22" Samsung 720p HDTV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 1000W Antec TruePower Quattro CoolerMaster ATCS 840 Logitech G9x 
  hide details  
Reply
post #226 of 226
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by beret9987 View Post
I heard you talking about water cooling... Lets get started on that!!

I personally like this kit myself but its a little expensive(240)
http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/swh2edukit.html

It comes with everything you need! The Blue Orb II is a decent cooler in itself though but the new Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme is pretty sweet and out does the Tuniq by 1C. You'd have to buy a pretty good high-CFM fan though.
Hmm... still deciding if I should go WC or stick with air... IF I have the money, I'll go WC...

Just need to find a job... lol

WoW has been sucking up my web-browsing time...
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Athlon 64 3700+ CCBWE (Stock) ABIT KN8-Ultra XFX 8600GT 256MB 2GB G.SKILL 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.9 CD-ROM Generic Windows 7 Professional ASUS 22" LED 
PowerCase
HIPRO 500W Raidmax ARES 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Build Logs
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › Optional AMD Build (critique?)