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Also you said that it is not too shabby at all....... It can max out any game out there.......

So can you name some games which my new rig can't max out ?? If there are some, advice me some even better components, as extending my budget will not bother me much.
u can max out everything,
but metro2033,crysis to when set to highest anti alising will lag a bit,
if u can extend budget,get a better mobo:
asus p8p67 deluxe
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Also you said that it is not too shabby at all....... It can max out any game out there.......

So can you name some games which my new rig can't max out ?? If there are some, advice me some even better components, as extending my budget will not bother me much.
I haven't tried, but I would assume the 580 wont max out metro 2033...thats about it lol. I mainly play black ops, bfbc2, rift on occassion, and sc2. Everything is max settings and looks amazing. Many people rag on Black Ops, but I believe it is still a very good looking game. Main reason I got the 580 was to future proof my rig for BF3. Haven't bought Crysis 2 yet, so I can't vouch for it, but I've read it doesnt have DX11 anyways.
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the case is not my style.... and i am not to sure about how the cooling is on it but in the same price range you can get a haf 932... it is brilliant for air cooling and has loads of space for water and air cooling and has a nice cable management system as well. and loads of space for mods and extras.
I wouldn't heed this too much, the Phantom is a phenomenal case and one the favorites here around OCN, the HAF is nice yes, but there is really nothing wrong with the Phantom, especially if it's the white one.
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About the mouse, most people told me to go for Logitech G500 Gaming Mouse....... so what do you think about it..... ??

And about the case, HAF 932 is really renowned and I have a lot of people here of that chassis, if its cooling is great, I will get it.

As from a gamer's point, you are right...... the things you suggested holds good points.

Also please tell me that if I can get even better performing components within my budget.....
i am a razer boy.... but, i have played with the g500 and loved it. for finger tip and palm grip it was comfy. the settings on it are nice as well that you can do



the haf932... i have a few of them... and love them. there is loads of space in the case for water mods etc.....

with my sig at the moment i am running a 450 with

1175 volts
1000 core
2000 shader
2170 mem

and my card does not go over64 degree cell on full load with msi combustor.... if i stop the fans i get 10 - 15 degree cell increase in temps...

if i monitor the temps on my mobo as well with the amount of voltage i am putting in it... with the fans off i get almost 17 degree cell increase in temp... so the case air flow is nice and does keep my stuff cool.

the other case of mine i am modding slowly as a side line little project and there is loads of potential as well

as in other recomendations....

ram depending on your OS (32 or 64 bit) i will ethier get 6 or 12 gig of ram.... (i am a ram whore - i get as much as possible in) but brands corsair or mushkin.

if you go with water there is the corsair H70.... very good for a mild overclock and matinance free - can be a pain installing the pump with the bracket it has.

psu... corsair 850 watt probably if you are going to go sli next year spend the money once and not worry later about funds...
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I said no such thing.What I meant was that you will not see much difference between a 570 and a 580 with 1 monitor.A few badly coded games will be the exception.The point is-by cutting out some money where it does not improve performance,you can upgrade where it will...like a 2600K vs 2500K and a SSD.If you can get the 580 and the 2600K and a SSD....go for it.
OK..... I now understand you, but I want to stick to GTX 580 as many people here say that it will be able to max out each and every game out now and even for 2 years down the road, and if more demanding games come out, I will get an SLI setup for me......

And for SSD, does it have some disadvantages ?? I heard that they have a lifespan ??? { read it in a review online }
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Oh, also, for another peripheral, I highly suggest getting yourself a pair of G930's. If you setting up a gaming rig, they are very beastly. Wireless, great battery life.
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post #27 of 70
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I wouldn't heed this too much, the Phantom is a phenomenal case and one the favorites here around OCN, the HAF is nice yes, but there is really nothing wrong with the Phantom, especially if it's the white one.
i will have to go with what you say... as i said, i do not know the case and do not know how well it cools or how much space there is in it at all and it is not my style.....
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u can max out everything,
but metro2033,crysis to when set to highest anti alising will lag a bit,
if u can extend budget,get a better mobo:
asus p8p67 deluxe
But I am going for the Deluxe.....

And about Metro 2033, *** game is that !! Can you tell me which components can crush this game ??
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And about Metro 2033, *** game is that !! Can you tell me which components can crush this game ??
Would assume 590?
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Originally Posted by levontraut View Post
i am a razer boy.... but, i have played with the g500 and loved it. for finger tip and palm grip it was comfy. the settings on it are nice as well that you can do



the haf932... i have a few of them... and love them. there is loads of space in the case for water mods etc.....

with my sig at the moment i am running a 450 with

1175 volts
1000 core
2000 shader
2170 mem

and my card does not go over64 degree cell on full load with msi combustor.... if i stop the fans i get 10 - 15 degree cell increase in temps...

if i monitor the temps on my mobo as well with the amount of voltage i am putting in it... with the fans off i get almost 17 degree cell increase in temp... so the case air flow is nice and does keep my stuff cool.

the other case of mine i am modding slowly as a side line little project and there is loads of potential as well

as in other recomendations....

ram depending on your OS (32 or 64 bit) i will ethier get 6 or 12 gig of ram.... (i am a ram whore - i get as much as possible in) but brands corsair or mushkin.

if you go with water there is the corsair H70.... very good for a mild overclock and matinance free - can be a pain installing the pump with the bracket it has.

psu... corsair 850 watt probably if you are going to go sli next year spend the money once and not worry later about funds...

sigh....
What does your GTS450 have to do with this thread?I could keep that card cool in shoebox.The NZXT Phantom is an excellent case-do not listen to fanboys who rec. a product over another and have no idea what is what,or rec. 6GB RAM for a SB build.RAZOR mice are known to have crappy construction,they fail constantly.

If you want max. performance for metro2033,you will need to step-up to like dual 570's.
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