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post #11 of 15
That RAM out of your price range?
Lol it's $10 LESS after promo code
Once again, LESS MONEY for BETTER 1600Mhz RAM

At least get an mATX motherboard with known quality VRMs (though still 4+1) if you decide to remain mATX.

Also CrossfireX would be pretty useless on an mATX because with two [dual slot] cards installed, none of them would be getting any air and wouldn't run properly whatsoever (they would overheat to oblivion). This is one of the other reasons I recommend full ATX. The PCI-E slots are more spaced out.

Also, DDR3-2133... what's the use when you don't even plan to invest in that
post #12 of 15
if you are looking to sell this rig, then why not get 2 1TB drives to run in RAID 0? it will give way better performance, and if you are selling this rig to someone they probably dont know how to build their own... this means that you just look for best performance for the price and dont worry that RAID 0 means a little easier failure
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if you are looking to sell this rig, then why not get 2 1TB drives to run in RAID 0? it will give way better performance, and if you are selling this rig to someone they probably dont know how to build their own... this means that you just look for best performance for the price and dont worry that RAID 0 means a little easier failure
actually 2 1TB's wil be MUCH slower than 3 500's, and i think mi going to keep this one because im putting so much work into it.
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post #14 of 15
Just thought I should bring up that the hyper 212+ probably wont fit in there :/
My case is 8.20" wide and it barely fits. The case you want to get is 7.50" so I highly doubt you'd get it in.
If you did, you'd probably have to cut part of the side panel for the heat pipes to stick through
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Just thought I should bring up that the hyper 212+ probably wont fit in there :/
My case is 8.20" wide and it barely fits. The case you want to get is 7.50" so I highly doubt you'd get it in.
If you did, you'd probably have to cut part of the side panel for the heat pipes to stick through
awwww, really? Well thanks for letting me know i was wondering abou t that but i thoutght it would magically be fine, whats a good substitute for the 212+? Freezer 7 pro?
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