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System Upgrade time :)

post #1 of 19
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Had a couple boxes arrive on Friday just in time for the 3 day weekend.



My first DFI


I hope this rad was worth it.


Soooo here's the system before I tore it down and replaced the goodies....
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i920 @ 3.8 Blood Rage BFG GTX295 6GB Corsair Dominator 1866 
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post #2 of 19
My goodness that motherboard is a thing of beauty! Besides reeking of awesomeness, it's going to match up with your color scheme perfect. Good luck...can't wait to see it when it's done!
post #3 of 19
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Here are some "after" shots....much better cable management too




And this is my little mad scientist in training....already has the patented "Mad scientist Crazy hair" ahhh the wonders of vacuum cleaner attachements
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i920 @ 3.8 Blood Rage BFG GTX295 6GB Corsair Dominator 1866 
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i920 @ 3.8 Blood Rage BFG GTX295 6GB Corsair Dominator 1866 
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post #4 of 19
Those feser rads are ungodly expensive. Was it worth it?
post #5 of 19
how much did the baby cost??
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i7 4790K 4.8GHZ 1.35V MSI Z97 M-Power EVGA GTX 980 Superclocked 16GB Corsair Vengeance 
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4x1TB 7,200RPM , 1x128GB Samsung SSD 1x 128GB K... Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Samsung SA950D+ Optoma HD82 Antec 1000W Platinum 
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4x1TB 7,200RPM , 1x128GB Samsung SSD 1x 128GB K... Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Samsung SA950D+ Optoma HD82 Antec 1000W Platinum 
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post #6 of 19
Why is the gfx in the lower slot? Just curious.
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Intel Q6600 @ 3.2Ghz DFI LP DK P35 EVGA 8800GTS 512MB G.SKILL 4GB DDR2 1000 
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WD 640GB Black Samsung DVD-RW SATA Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung 245BW 
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WD 640GB Black Samsung DVD-RW SATA Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung 245BW 
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post #7 of 19
looks really good that mobo looks awsome..
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SanDisk Ultra II 960GB Corsair H100i Windows 10 LG 27" 
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post #8 of 19
Looks good, Like the color scheme...

Very Original...
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i7 920 - D0 #3846B077 evga Classified - E759 evga GTX285 SLI 2x OCZ Vertex 60GB 
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post #9 of 19
heh
but...

Way...
Too...
Orange!


Aside from that, kudos to the "mad scientist" look wiv yer child... way to go lol
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i7 Asus Lappy GeForce GT520M 4096 
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post #10 of 19
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dunno about the Rad yet.....I need to learn how to use this new motherboard and do some testing. I have lots of data from my previous setup to compare to.

The baby was a wedding gift

The GFX card is in the lower slot to more easily route the tubing.

Orange is good.....It's my wifes favorite color and if it's orange she likes it and doesn't ask silly questions like "how much was that?" Instead she says things like "Hey thats awesome, what else can you get for it?"
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i920 @ 3.8 Blood Rage BFG GTX295 6GB Corsair Dominator 1866 
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