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Sign me up as well! redface.gif


Phanteks Evolv? I'm waiting for my Tempered Glass version to come in stock. I'm also water cooling it with a EK kit.
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Phanteks Evolv? I'm waiting for my Tempered Glass version to come in stock. I'm also water cooling it with a EK kit.

Yea, I wish I held off a little longer for the glass version. I'm not too upset about it though cause it's a beautiful looking case regardless. Retro fitting a square piece of tempered glass isn't too hard either so that's also an option down the road for me.
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Yea, I wish I held off a little longer for the glass version. I'm not too upset about it though cause it's a beautiful looking case regardless. Retro fitting a square piece of tempered glass isn't too hard either so that's also an option down the road for me.

I just noticed that we are going to have very similar setups! Same board, same case, same ram and by the looks of it same cooling. Nice!
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I just noticed that we are going to have very similar setups! Same board, same case, same ram and by the looks of it same cooling. Nice!

Seems like it. I'll have SLI 980Ti's with EK blocks and another radiator that isn't shown in the picture.
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just picked up this board, It's perfectly sexy.
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Hi everybody,

I have a question, when boot, fans speed are at maximum to Asus Logo, 15 secundos, during the boot process.
wich is the bios setting that affect this?
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Any thing i should know to get a good first time post?

6700k
G-Skill 3200 8gbx4
no Graphics card yet once 1080 is coming down from price gouging
512 950 pro
850 t2 evga

This is my first build i have read how to do it for a year but this posting scares the **** outta me.. its like the reviews of MB made me feel to stick to my console everyone has something wrong where they just ****ed up and can't admit it.. millennials ( which i am) but still

help would be appreciated i signed up just for this thread cause how well you guys communicate and helped is what made me pull the trigger

Thank you
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Any thing i should know to get a good first time post?

6700k
G-Skill 3200 8gbx4
no Graphics card yet once 1080 is coming down from price gouging
512 950 pro
850 t2 evga

This is my first build i have read how to do it for a year but this posting scares the **** outta me.. its like the reviews of MB made me feel to stick to my console everyone has something wrong where they just ****ed up and can't admit it.. millennials ( which i am) but still

help would be appreciated i signed up just for this thread cause how well you guys communicate and helped is what made me pull the trigger

Thank you

Unfortunately with this stuff you never know if you will have issues. This is definitely a pricey board but I would not trade mine, that's for sure. I did have an issue with the RGB header only sending a signal on the green leg but Amazon took care of that for me. thumb.gif

You build looks solid and should be really great. As for the GPU, are you looking for an FE or an AIB? The FE's are always price gouged but the release of the AIB's coming within a week or two, the prices seem very reasonable with no price gouging, at least IMHO. I don't see the prices coming down anytime soon honestly.
    
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my board:)
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Mine will be here Monday. Started with a V and upgraded to a VI (currently have) skipping the VII and going straight to the VIII. Wasn't happy with the $337.99 price tag but whatcha going to do for something less then 6 months old. rolleyes.gif Especially when pretty much everywhere else has a $400 price tag on it. I may get held up though with needing to order more tubing. Anyone know how much difference there is with the boards block to the cpu socket over a VI?
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