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post #21 of 32
How about aftermarket CPU cooling?
You can't have a PC in your house that isn't overclocked (at least a lil' bit)

EDIT: I see you do already

I have a Freezer 7 available .
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Originally Posted by coffeejunky View Post
How about aftermarket CPU cooling?
You can't have a PC in your house that isn't overclocked (at least a lil' bit)

EDIT: I see you do already

I have a Freezer 7 available .
rofl He's right! An aftermarket cooler would be nice.

Also, that case looks great, simple and discreet
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rofl He's right! An aftermarket cooler would be nice.

Also, that case looks great, simple and discreet
lol im tempted to buy it for my sig rig
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lol im tempted to buy it for my sig rig
PM me if interested. It'll be going on eBay in a week anyway, its just sitting on my desk unused.
Nice case choice .
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What cooler you're using on it? The Freezer 7 pro is quite nice and a cheap cooler.
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Those specs for the pc are so far overkill its not even funny. I'm all about making projects, and if money is not an issue that whatever, but you do not need that amout of power. An old socket A or 478 P4 would do all that you need it to do, onboard everything and maybe a raid card if it doesnt have it. Get a high efficiency powersupply
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Those specs for the pc are so far overkill its not even funny. I'm all about making projects, and if money is not an issue that whatever, but you do not need that amout of power. An old socket A or 478 P4 would do all that you need it to do, onboard everything and maybe a raid card if it doesnt have it. Get a high efficiency powersupply
Could you suggest some changes then please, just been listening to what everyone else was suggesting.
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The first setup you came up with would be sufficient for your needs.I run mine for basically the same things with less comp power then you'll be getting. And if your going to be OCing more than a few hz's get a better cooler than stock.
Edited by reezin14 - 7/5/08 at 1:57pm
 
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The first setup you came up with would be sufficient for your needs.I run mine for basically the same things with less comp power then you'll be getting. And if your going to be OCing more than a few hz's get a better cooler than stock.
Ok, im gonna have a resort then. what OS should i use? never used linux before, but heard that UBUNTU could be used for this kinda thing.
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Ok, im gonna have a resort then. what OS should i use? never used linux before, but heard that UBUNTU could be used for this kinda thing.
It depends what else you will do with it. If its just for sharing Ubuntu would be great - its free for a start - and the learning curve is small (for Linux).
As for the Processor, A Celly (single-core) would probably be fine for a fileserver, although for £40 the E2180 is worth it - the resale value will be higher and its not that much more than the Celly. Keep the selected mobo, case, PSU and HDD though.
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