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post #11 of 17
an 800w psu is more than enough for what you would have,

for a video card i would recommend a gtx560 or gtx570, the 570 is an excellent card, but you may not need the extra power for the applications you listed, in fact, it may be possible to go down to a gtx460, very cheap now, and very good for the price

almost any video card worth a damn these days supports 2 monitors

the ssd would be a good idea just for system performance

as for it being water cooled, you dont really need it unless your going to over clock, and even if you are WC loops are a big investment, and a megahalmes or even a CM V6 would be acceptable for minor ocs

for the case, the cooler master storm sniper is an excellent case that could fit everything you need no problem, and is cheaper than the HAF X, it also has excellent airflow and good build quality
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I agree with the above poster, WCing a non-overclocked PC may be a bit much. However, wth a non-overclocked or overclocked PC, it gives you the ability to go nearly silent with the right fans and completely cool the PC.
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So you don't suggest/think i should OC it?
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well there isnt really a reason to, i would try out the applications on stock speeds and then if they are sluggish or unresponsive i would oc them (my practice) that can lead to longer part life and less unexpected problems, but if you want to just for fun, by all means go for it
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well there isnt really a reason to, i would try out the applications on stock speeds and then if they are sluggish or unresponsive i would oc them (my practice) that can lead to longer part life and less unexpected problems, but if you want to just for fun, by all means go for it
That makes total sense rd, Ill go that route and see how it runs stock first.
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You did come to "overclock".net

So yes OVERCLOCK!!!!
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You did come to "overclock".net

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