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Damn, I'm envious Mine ain't here yet.

Also, damn cat dragged my chassis speaker away somewhere while I was asleep. Was to be expected, though.
Something like this hanging on the mobo + a cat on the loose = quite obvious

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Originally Posted by Hyoketsu View Post
Damn, I'm envious Mine ain't here yet.

Also, damn cat dragged my chassis speaker away somewhere while I was asleep. Was to be expected, though.
Something like this hanging on the mobo + a cat on the loose = quite obvious

How's your chip?

Lookout for static electricity. I'm not sure how much their fur has... keep your cat away from exposed electronics...


As to the chip, it was the chip alright.. and I have mixed feelings until now.

Here's what happened: I picked up the package at the post office. It was a small padded envelope. Nothing out of the ordinary here; RAM modules and CPU's are usually packed like this, usually inside a box, which is put inside the envelope.

This time I had a very pleasant surprise that even made me laugh. Take a look at what the seller put the CPU in:





A mini Tupperware LOLOLOL


And here is the chip, packaged inside am anti-static bag. The seller even put a little package with thermal paste!




However, this is where I got a little worried: the chip was conditioned like this, with an elastic, which was very tight. Worried about whether the pins would be alright. Putting adhesive tape instead of an elastic would have been just as effective, but better.



After inspection only one was bent on one corner.

However, as you can see here, there is something else:





There are dents on the chip, on the right side.

And there is also a dent on the same corner the chip had a bent pin.

I hope this does not prevent the chip from working. All these dents seem impossible to have been caused in transit, the dent on the corner is probably the result of having been dropped after having been removed from a system, and the dents on the rght side are probably due to careless removal.

There was also a marking with a pen, which I later removed with alchohol.



You can see the dent on the corner at the bottom left on this image.

I sincerly hope this does not affect the chip. Do you think it's safe to try to use it ? I'm kind of worried... Especially as I can see some circuitry on the PCB very near the dents on the right of the chip...
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post #203 of 761
Honestly? I have no clue. Never experienced such issues, so I don't know the potential risks, if any.
Well, as they say, ignorance is bliss, so if it were me, I'd pop the sucker in anyway Since it's a s478 rig, malfunctions ain't as expensive as in high-end systems.
You could use your old GPU and a single 512MB ram stick if you're that worried...
Or you could create a separate thread, asking for opinions, since this one lacks attention.

Sorry for not being of much help :/


P.S. Most. Awesome. Packaging. EVAR! I wonder what mine's going to look like
     
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Originally Posted by Hyoketsu View Post
Honestly? I have no clue. Never experienced such issues, so I don't know the potential risks, if any.
Well, as they say, ignorance is bliss, so if it were me, I'd pop the sucker in anyway Since it's a s478 rig, malfunctions ain't as expensive as in high-end systems.
You could use your old GPU and a single 512MB ram stick if you're that worried...
Or you could create a separate thread, asking for opinions, since this one lacks attention.

Sorry for not being of much help :/


P.S. Most. Awesome. Packaging. EVAR! I wonder what mine's going to look like


That's exactly what I'm going to do, I was actually thinking the same thing. I'm going to remove the 1GB Ram module, just leave the 512MB one in it. And also using the 7600GS, and the current 120GB HDD. This will minimize the risks; the new GPU, RAM, Sound card (yet to arrive), HDD, will all be safe. If it goes well then I'll start putting in the new components.

Creating a new thread is also a nice idea... I'll probably do that too! Thanks!


P.S.: It's the best packaging ever, yes it is!
 
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Ok, I'm getting started, here are the baseline benchmarks.

I won't be running the Crysis 2 Demo because it appears to have been shut down. Now it's the PS3 owner's time to play the demo.

Ok, here it is:

Tools used:

- Crysis Benchmark Tool: http://www.crymod.com/filebase.php?fileid=280

(Net. Framework 2.0 needed. Make sure to google the SP2 version)

-Crysis Warhead Benchmark Tool: http://www.crymod.com/filebase.php?f...a5d774d6680700


- PCMark05
-3DMark06
- PassMark Performance Test 7


Benchmarks:

P4 3 Ghz; 1.5 GB RAM; 120 GB HDD; Geforce 7600GS;on borad sound:


PC Mark 05: 3483 PCMarks - http://3dmark.com/pcm05/3073084

3D Mark06: 2398 3DMarks - http://3dmark.com/3dm06/15535851

PassMark Performance Test v7: 466


Crysis, 1024x768 All Low, No AA, VSync off:




Crysis Warhead, 1024x768, All Low, No AA, VSync off:





Phew, that was a lot of work!

Tomorrow I'll test the P4 Northwood 3.4Ghz, and if all goes well, the benchmarks should go faster and more easily now.
 
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Hey, Hyoketsu, any news on your CPU ?


I have good news! The CPU is working fine! Tested it with Prime95 for around 15-20 minutes and it passed the tests! I have already tested the sytem many times with benchmarks already too.

I have already put the 320GB HDD in it too. Oh and the 2GB of RAM just now.

I ran the full set of tests when I upgraded to the P4 3.4, but only ran PCMark05 and Passmark when I upgraded the HDD.

Now I'm running the full tests with the 2GB of RAM.

Tomorrow I'll run all tests with the X1950Pro. Hopefully the sound card arrives next week, so I'll do those tests then.
 
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Nope, still waiting for mine to arrive >.>

Still running yours stock?
     
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only 300mhz o.c.
i did make a big mistake see on my cpu-z val.

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I'm in! Mine's still brand new! HAHA! Back in '04, I bought these parts. Ima pull it off on top of my head.
478 3.2 Ghz P4 HT. I got this brand new at Fry's
Asus P4P800-Pro I think 865 chipset. I got this open box at Newegg
4x 512MB DDR 4200 Hyper X Memory<-- I got this $150 per kit. 512x2 total of $300
2x300 Maxtor Diamond IDE on RAID 0 <--$150 buck each 300 total
2x300 Maxtor Diamond SATA on RAID 0<--- $150 each 300 total
BFG 6800 Ultra OC<-- fastest GPU that time worth $500
XP120 CPU Cooler
Alienware Predator Case I got in ebay for $200

My favorite part of the board is you can RAID the IDE. I OC'ed it to 3.8Ghz on air, Boot, Very fast! Then I never use it again coz it's so damn High end, I just like looking at it. So I used my other Rig for everyday use. Man, I feel bad for that Rig.
I still have it today.
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I'm in! Mine's still brand new! HAHA! Back in '04, I bought these parts. Ima pull it off on top of my head.
478 3.2 Ghz P4 HT. I got this brand new at Fry's
Asus P4P800-Pro I think 865 chipset. I got this open box at Newegg
4x 512MB DDR 4200 Hyper X Memory<-- I got this $150 per kit. 512x2 total of $300
2x300 Maxtor Diamond IDE on RAID 0 <--$150 buck each 300 total
2x300 Maxtor Diamond SATA on RAID 0<--- $150 each 300 total
BFG 6800 Ultra OC<-- fastest GPU that time worth $500
XP120 CPU Cooler
Alienware Predator Case I got in ebay for $200

My favorite part of the board is you can RAID the IDE. I OC'ed it to 3.8Ghz on air, Boot, Very fast! Then I never use it again coz it's so damn High end, I just like looking at it. So I used my other Rig for everyday use. Man, I feel bad for that Rig.
I still have it today.
That is VERY nice!

How about some benchmarks ? That would be lovely
 
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