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Did you buy it all. I have never heard anyone recommend that CPU cooler. You can get equal air cooler for 1/2 the price. hipper 212+ comes to mind.

If you want to do water cooling do it right or don't do it.

Hmmm. I looked around and may have been wrong or thinking of older versions.

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Edited by KipH - 5/15/10 at 10:31pm
 
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Originally Posted by Kip69 View Post
Did you buy it all. I have never heard anyone recommend that CPU cooler. You can get equal air cooler for 1/2 the price. hipper 212+ comes to mind.

If you want to do water cooling do it right or don't do it.

Hmmm. I looked around and may have been wrong or thinking of older versions.

Here: corsair-h50-hydro-series-owners
You've never heard of anyone recommend an H50??

But back to the OP if you do not plan on getting a full water cooling loop then you should def go with the 922. I have a very similar build (same mobo, H50, I have an i5 650, and i have a 922) and I would recommend getting a 922 instead of the 932 simply because it's cheaper and won't take up as much room. If you do want to do a full water cooling loop there is space for a 240mm radiator to be mounted on top (Already has the brackets installed) and you can add more on the back. Everything else looks pretty good.
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post #13 of 13
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Originally Posted by Hacktivist View Post
Well I took the advice, and chose the CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W. As for the graphics card, I'm pretty confident the XFX Radeon HD 5770 XXX Edition Video Card will suit my needs. The 5800 series cards would bring me way over my budget. Anymore advice is welcome.
Good choice in a PSU. There's nothing wrong with the 5770 either, and if you need more power later, they do scale pretty well in crossfire. Just pick up a second 5770, and tada, roughly 5870 levels of performance.
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