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get 1 of each? lol
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defintiy attach a fog maker to the case, because that just looks cool
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With $2800 to spend, I would at least go 1440p. Buck the consumer trend with that money!

So let's say you do spend $1000 on a monitor, that still leaves you a whopping $1800 for your rig. That is so awesome.

Do you have any spare parts laying around or something like that? Cus obviously you're gonna want the best GPUs, a killer CPU and a nice motherboard w/ OC headroom.
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What do you intend do use the computer for?

One could easily recommend an LGA-2011 build with a 6-core Ivy-E CPU and 64GB of RAM but unless you would use it it'd be wasted money (even if that's sort of the goal, better to waste it and get use out of it)

Are there any limitations on what you can and can't do? Like, can you buy 3 monitors?
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Originally Posted by bwade065 View Post

I figure since the comsumer market is still at 1080p for a few years, I should be no better than 1440p or even just keep 1080p
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With $2800 to spend, I would at least go 1440p. Buck the consumer trend with that money!

So let's say you do spend $1000 on a monitor, that still leaves you a whopping $1800 for your rig. That is so awesome.

Do you have any spare parts laying around or something like that? Cus obviously you're gonna want the best GPUs, a killer CPU and a nice motherboard w/ OC headroom.

I have 2 SSD's, 1080p monitor, a d5 water pump, and 240mm (60 mm depth) Radiator, a Danger Den WaterBox plus Case, a Coolermaster Sniper Case.


I dont mean to sound like a fool, but I have to spend sooomuch money that idk what to do with it.
Edited by bwade065 - 3/25/14 at 1:53pm
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What do you intend do use the computer for?

One could easily recommend an LGA-2011 build with a 6-core Ivy-E CPU and 64GB of RAM but unless you would use it it'd be wasted money (even if that's sort of the goal, better to waste it and get use out of it)

Are there any limitations on what you can and can't do? Like, can you buy 3 monitors?

I use mainly for gaming. I can fit 3 monitors as well, but I am unsure its worth it for the money. I also have a Asus 1080p monitor
post #27 of 72
$2800 is NOT hard to spend. You can do that with as little as 2 video cards.
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but I am unsure its worth it for the money.

your going to have to let go of that thought pattern for this
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post #29 of 72
$2400 add a 1440p korean pls for +300 and wait for the Essence STX II soundcards to fill in the gap: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3glup

After I did this rig I saw you had some ssds etc, well do you want to go watercooling or air and stronger components. You said you don't know how to overclock then I don't see the reason to go with water...

EDIT: Instead of the 780Ti Classy you could pick up a pair of 780 6GB from EVGA for $550 each and not get a sound card and you'll be using the psu to its potential. 1440 Korean PLS Monitors FTW \m/ You can get a Qnix brand from ebay for about $330
Edited by amorello - 3/25/14 at 2:04pm
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$2800 is NOT hard to spend. You can do that with as little as 2 video cards.

I'll one-up you... You can do that with 1 video card now ($3000 Titan Z) tongue.gif
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