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K so tax return time and I want to buy a new custom PC, but I would greatly like some experienced guidance.

Firstly, I do have a list so far but I would also like to know about overclocking/liquid cooling. Like do parts need to be specifically compatible with liquid cooling? Also things like how to safely overclock my gear.

Here is my list so far, hit me with that feedback.

Processor - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819113285&Tpk=N82E16819113285

SSD - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820173012&Tpk=N82E16820173012

Motherboard - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128627&Tpk=N82E16813128627

16 gb ram - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231615&Tpk=N82E16820231615
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8 gb ram - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231538

(I already have a good video card in my current PC that I recently purchased that will be moved over to this one. My old 1 tb hdd will also be moved over)

Thanks in advance for any help.
Edited by Twisted Styx - 2/7/16 at 1:30pm
post #2 of 38
I'm not the foremost expert but I think your CPU is a good choice but I think you can get a better mobo, what's your budget?

What's your current GPU?

Once you get your parts finalized if you aren't overclocking then there is no reason for liquid cooling, but if you plan to overclock then I would recommend a water cooling kit. They start around $150 and you can expand them to add your GPU.

I don't get the RAM choice, why not just get a 4x4 kit?
 
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post #3 of 38
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Hey thanks for the reply, 4x4 would be 16 and i wanted to surpass that so i chose 2x8 and 2x4 to get 24 total ram.

Which mobo would be best out of this category? Also I would like to overclock that's why I'm interested in liquid cooling. Would this case support both my 500gb ssd and my 1tb hdd?

Case - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811517035&ignorebbr=1&cm_re=PPSSBGDRYLXVJN-_-11-517-035-_-Product

Current Video Card - AMD Radeon R7 200 Series



Edited by Twisted Styx - 2/7/16 at 2:03pm
post #4 of 38
Please list the full specs of your old system as well as the new parts.
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I'm literally only using video card and hard drive from old tower. Evrything else will be purchased new
post #6 of 38
You will need a PSU as well then i assume?
Dont see any listed anywhere?

And by liquid cooling do you mean AIO coolers?
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post #7 of 38
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Hey man I'm on my way to work and I work in a scif so I can't have my phone but I get out at 1 central

But yes I have a power supply picked out with like 700 watts. And can I use an aio for my Do I and a separate aio for my gpu? I don't want to do a whole custom loop for just 2 components.
Edited by Twisted Styx - 2/8/16 at 3:51am
post #8 of 38
You will need a better board to support the FX-8xxx series properly.

I wouldnt go with anything less then a board with a 8+4 or 8+2 VRM design.

RAM works in dual channel, so 2 or 4 sticks.
Each stick has to be the same, so get 2x2, 2x4, 2x8 or 4x2, 4x4 and 4x8.
24GB RAM is an unlogical amount of RAM, get 8, 16 or 32GB in 2 or 4 sticks.
(24GB is logical for triple channel though, 3x8 or 6x4)

I see no PSU and CPU cooler listed......
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Why do you need 24gigs of ram for? I would recommend the GA-970A-UD3P its way better for overclocking. Compared to the DSP
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Originally Posted by Twisted Styx View Post

Hey man I'm on my way to work and I work in a scif so I can't have my phone but I get out at 1 central

But yes I have a power supply picked out with like 700 watts. And can I use an aio for my Do I and a separate aio for my gpu? I don't want to do a whole custom loop for just 2 components.
Wattage does not tell me anything so what brand and model? Wattage has nothing to do with quality.
And no stay away form AIO coolers you are better off with air cooling.
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