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Thanks again smile.gif i checked my user cp, guess i forgot to fill up the location slot lol my bad. I thought the show your country flag was enough tongue.gif neway i checked a prices and was surprised that the price diff of the coolers im choosing is really slim lol..i think more or less than $10 diff..
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post #15272 of 19729
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Originally Posted by Hsien;14022029 
Thanks again smile.gif i checked my user cp, guess i forgot to fill up the location slot lol my bad. I thought the show your country flag was enough tongue.gif neway i checked a prices and was surprised that the price diff of the coolers im choosing is really slim lol..i think more or less than $10 diff..

Thanks. Showing the Flag would help sometimes, but I doubt that many people would recognize a flag from other countries that readily, even if they did show up. I don't see any flags at all anyway even though I have that option enabled. I know I wouldn't recognize a Philippine flag if I saw it.

If the temps allow it and you can hold off on the Overclocking for now, just go with the stock heatsink for now and save that money towards the Rasa kit. That would allow you to get it sooner. Even at stock clocks a 2500k will be significantly faster than your currant rig.
Edited by PapaSmurf - 6/27/11 at 2:57pm
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post #15273 of 19729
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf;14015636 
IT won't perform as well as the stock fan that comes with the 212+ so that would be wasted money.

Do you take noise into consideration when you say this?

Very few fans beat the gentle typhoon when it comes to rad performance to noise ratio.
Its noise quality is good too.
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Originally Posted by Infrabasse;14027595 
Do you take noise into consideration when you say this?

Very few fans beat the gentle typhoon when it comes to rad performance to noise ratio.
Its noise quality is good too.

The difference in sound level would only be about 2db (the AP15 would be slightly quieter, but barely perceptible) and the difference in temps would be about 3C (the AP15 would have higher temps). If one has an AP15 it would be worth trying them, but considering the price they are getting these days it isn't worth it to buy them to replace a BladeMaster. It would be cheaper to pick up a second BladeMaster for about $10 and run them at 1600RPMs instead. At 1600RPMs a pair of BladeMasters cool as well as a single one, but noticeably quieter. I don't know about you, but $25 each for an AP-15, plus shipping is just way too much to pay for them. They are good fans, but not that good.
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post #15275 of 19729
Quote:
Originally Posted by PapaSmurf;14026797 
Thanks. Showing the Flag would help sometimes, but I doubt that many people would recognize a flag from other countries that readily, even if they did show up. I don't see any flags at all anyway even though I have that option enabled. I know I wouldn't recognize a Philippine flag if I saw it.

If the temps allow it and you can hold off on the Overclocking for now, just go with the stock heatsink for now and save that money towards the Rasa kit. That would allow you to get it sooner. Even at stock clocks a 2500k will be significantly faster than your currant rig.

makes sense, thanks so much smile.gif don't want to make the same mistake like with my psu which i got due to impulse buying..shouldve waited and saved for a corsair ax 750 or a decent full modular psu..my psu's cable is too long...i don't think it's suited for cm690II's size when it comes to cable management..just my two cents worth tongue.gif
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post #15276 of 19729
Quote:
Originally Posted by spiderm0nkey;14015872 
Congrats!! Bet you're loving it!

Very much so.

Had a little go at overclocking it so far :-

4.5Ghz Prime stable @ 1.272V (so far for 45 Minutes still ongoing)

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post #15277 of 19729
Hey all, joined up as I was linked to here from reddit. I got a new toy and would like to join your club, problems is that I don't see a category for mine exactly.

I apologize in advance for the stock cooling and what-not, I assure you that when it's time to put my new build in, it will be much better.

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post #15278 of 19729
Quote:
Originally Posted by PsychoNavigator;14039077 
Hey all, joined up as I was linked to here from reddit. I got a new toy and would like to join your club, problems is that I don't see a category for mine exactly.

I apologize in advance for the stock cooling and what-not, I assure you that when it's time to put my new build in, it will be much better.


RQLmL.jpg

Looks nice to me, but I'm a sucker for the neon lime green color schemes.

And excellent cable management. thumbsupsmiley.png:

Don't worry about the category. As long as it's a 690 chassis of one sort or another it's all good. Not every version is available in every market so they might not all be listed in the beginning of the thread.

There is nothing wrong with stock cooling etc. You have an excellent build going there and a better cpu heatsink can easily be added later as funds permit.

You need to click on the User CP at the top of this page, then scroll down the left side to the Add System link and enter in your system specs in as much detail as possible. By that I mean 2 x 2gig G.Skil PC2-8500 CL5 ram instead of 4 gig ram, etc. That way we have some idea of what we are dealing with. While you are at it, go to the Edit Your Details link, then scroll down towards the bottom and fill in the Where You Live with at least your country. It makes things so much easier when people know what country you are from when recommending products.
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post #15279 of 19729
Quote:
Originally Posted by PapaSmurf;14039140 
Looks nice to me, but I'm a sucker for the neon lime green color schemes.

And excellent cable management. thumbsupsmiley.png:

Don't worry about the category. As long as it's a 690 chassis of one sort or another it's all good. Not every version is available in every market so they might not all be listed in the beginning of the thread.

There is nothing wrong with stock cooling etc. You have an excellent build going there and a better cpu heatsink can easily be added later as funds permit.

You need to click on the User CP at the top of this page, then scroll down the left side to the Add System link and enter in your system specs in as much detail as possible. By that I mean 2 x 2gig G.Skil PC2-8500 CL5 ram instead of 4 gig ram, etc. That way we have some idea of what we are dealing with. While you are at it, go to the Edit Your Details link, then scroll down towards the bottom and fill in the Where You Live with at least your country. It makes things so much easier when people know what country you are from when recommending products.

Will do, thanks for the heads-up.
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No problem. Now what you need is one of those UV Green DFI Lan Party motherboards.
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