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post #1 of 7
Thread Starter 
which one should i get my budget is under 50 and i want it to be quit and be able to keep my 1090t cool @ 4ghz any suggestions? i have the nmedia 600b case
PERSEUS HTPC
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
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PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
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post #2 of 7
Coolermaster Hyper 212+

The best bang for your buck heatsink under $50
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium E5400 G31TM-P31 (MS-7529) NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250 Kingston (generic 6-6-6-18 @ 400mhz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Seagate 250GB (ST3250318AS) Liteon CD/DVD-RW x22 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Ubuntu 10.10 x86 / Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Dual-... 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer X193HQ Genius KB 110 Corsair HX450 Something Generic 
MouseMouse Pad
Genius Netscroll 120 $4 Mousepad from CD-R King 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium E5400 G31TM-P31 (MS-7529) NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250 Kingston (generic 6-6-6-18 @ 400mhz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Seagate 250GB (ST3250318AS) Liteon CD/DVD-RW x22 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Ubuntu 10.10 x86 / Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Dual-... 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer X193HQ Genius KB 110 Corsair HX450 Something Generic 
MouseMouse Pad
Genius Netscroll 120 $4 Mousepad from CD-R King 
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post #3 of 7
Hyper 212 plus

And why are you overclocking an htpc?????
The Butthurt Box
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K P67 Professional AMD Radeon HD 6950 unlock NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 2gb 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
G.Skill Ripjaws G.Skill Ripjaws Intel X25-V Seagate Barracuda 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD Goflex USB 3.0 24x DVD R/W DL Win7 Ultermate 64 Acer 20in 1600x900 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Compaq 20in 1600x900 17in Dell 1280x1024 19in Gateway 1280x1024 Razer Blackwidow mech w/ cherry MX blues 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Kingwin LZ-750 HAF 932 + sound activated lights Logitech G500 Rosewill USB headset 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium 4 3.2ghz w/ HT HP Intel IGP 4gb Mushkin DDR2 
Hard DriveOSPowerCase
80gb sata WinXP Pro HP OEM HP Small form factor 
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The Butthurt Box
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i5 2500K P67 Professional AMD Radeon HD 6950 unlock NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 2gb 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
G.Skill Ripjaws G.Skill Ripjaws Intel X25-V Seagate Barracuda 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD Goflex USB 3.0 24x DVD R/W DL Win7 Ultermate 64 Acer 20in 1600x900 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Compaq 20in 1600x900 17in Dell 1280x1024 19in Gateway 1280x1024 Razer Blackwidow mech w/ cherry MX blues 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Kingwin LZ-750 HAF 932 + sound activated lights Logitech G500 Rosewill USB headset 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium 4 3.2ghz w/ HT HP Intel IGP 4gb Mushkin DDR2 
Hard DriveOSPowerCase
80gb sata WinXP Pro HP OEM HP Small form factor 
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post #4 of 7
Thread Starter 
lol thanks im just wondering if it will fit with four sticks ram in and its also my gaming rig for now all in one i guess
PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
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PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
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post #5 of 7
Thread Starter 
does anyone know for sure if it will fit with my motherboard?
PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
  hide details  
Reply
PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
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post #6 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by KevinMAnn0024 View Post
does anyone know for sure if it will fit with my motherboard?
Well.. you could just use one fan. Or you could adjust the height so it wont hit the RAM sticks
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium E5400 G31TM-P31 (MS-7529) NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250 Kingston (generic 6-6-6-18 @ 400mhz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Seagate 250GB (ST3250318AS) Liteon CD/DVD-RW x22 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Ubuntu 10.10 x86 / Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Dual-... 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer X193HQ Genius KB 110 Corsair HX450 Something Generic 
MouseMouse Pad
Genius Netscroll 120 $4 Mousepad from CD-R King 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium E5400 G31TM-P31 (MS-7529) NVIDIA GeForce GTS 250 Kingston (generic 6-6-6-18 @ 400mhz) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Seagate 250GB (ST3250318AS) Liteon CD/DVD-RW x22 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Ubuntu 10.10 x86 / Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Dual-... 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer X193HQ Genius KB 110 Corsair HX450 Something Generic 
MouseMouse Pad
Genius Netscroll 120 $4 Mousepad from CD-R King 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 7
Thread Starter 
o wow really i didnt know the heigth was adjustable i think thats what i will go with then is it very quiet? my stock heatsink sounded like a jet taking off
PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
  hide details  
Reply
PERSEUS HTPC
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1090t @3.5 MSI 870A-G54 MSI Cyclone 6850 @930/1120 CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (4 x 2GB)DDR3 1333mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
80gb 7200rpm sata II until my SSD is here None so for going for blu ray burner windows 7 ultimate 64bit 24'' Samsung Syncmaster BX2431 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
microsoft wired usb OCZ 500w modxstream-pro Nmedia 6000b Atx mircrosoft 2000dpi wireless mouse 
Mouse Pad
none 
  hide details  
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