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Just moved to Nashville from Boston, what a change. Anyways, I'm getting back into PC gaming. It's been a long long time. The last PC games I can remember playing pretty heavily online were Duke Nukem 3D and Unreal Tournament. The first one.

Just recently built myself a new machine and I'm pretty happy with is thus far. I just need to get a new video card and maybe double my ram. I play Bad Company 2 pretty heavily but I'm trying to get into other games. This is the first machine I've built since I built my P3 933mhz computer. 10 years ago? Maybe a little less. Back then that was the top so you know how long ago that was haha. My new machine's specs should be in my sig. Anyways, not too knowledgeable in the world of overclocking right now but I'm hoping to change that soon.

Here's a pic. Could be a little cleaner but oh well.



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Crucial 128GB SSD Seagate Barracuda 1TB Corsair H100 Windows 7 Home Premium 
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2x ASUS VE249 Logitech G15 Corsair AX750 NZXT Switch 810 
Mouse
Corsair M60 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
1100T BE @ 4.1ghz ASUS Crosshair V Formula Gigabyte 6970 reference 8GB Gskill Ripjaws X 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial 128GB SSD | Seagate Barracuda 1TB Generic Windows 7 Home Premium ASUS VE249 
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post #2 of 12
everything looks good. Could stand to upgrade that gpu of yours, though.
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Welcome If you want build advice just throw it up in the proper sub forum and you will get all the opinions you ever wanted
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Intel X25-M 80 GB SSD Win7 Home Premium 64 bit Samsung S27A950D OCN Ducky (Browns) 
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post #4 of 12
Could also use some wire management, looks like Medusa's hair behind there .

Nice setup otherwise! <3 the mouse.
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Hahaha, well at least the wires in my case are fine!



And yeah, my GPU is in need of serious upgrading. See ya out there.
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Intel Core i7 3770K ASUS Maximus V Formula EVGA GTX680 Reference Corsair Dominator 16GB 1600mhz 
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Crucial 128GB SSD Seagate Barracuda 1TB Corsair H100 Windows 7 Home Premium 
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2x ASUS VE249 Logitech G15 Corsair AX750 NZXT Switch 810 
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Corsair M60 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
1100T BE @ 4.1ghz ASUS Crosshair V Formula Gigabyte 6970 reference 8GB Gskill Ripjaws X 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K ASUS Maximus V Formula EVGA GTX680 Reference Corsair Dominator 16GB 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Crucial 128GB SSD Seagate Barracuda 1TB Corsair H100 Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2x ASUS VE249 Logitech G15 Corsair AX750 NZXT Switch 810 
Mouse
Corsair M60 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
1100T BE @ 4.1ghz ASUS Crosshair V Formula Gigabyte 6970 reference 8GB Gskill Ripjaws X 1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial 128GB SSD | Seagate Barracuda 1TB Generic Windows 7 Home Premium ASUS VE249 
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Cavernous. You need Quadfire to fill that thing out.
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Welcome to OCN!
   
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fujitsu 320gb dvd rom cd/rw Windows 7 Professional x64 15.4" 
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Panasonic 6-cell + 65W AC adapter lenovo t500 Logitech MX518 
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Intel i5 760 evga p55 sli MSI gtx460 Hawk corsair dominator 
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Welcome to OCN!
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post #9 of 12
Welcome to the site! That's a nice rig you got there. Hope you like the South... my bro moved to the South and has completely conformed. lol.
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Dell E2414H x2 M$ Sidewinder x4 Seasonic 600W CM HAF 932A 
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post #10 of 12
That is the emptiest looking case I've ever seen and is way more powerful than mine . welcome to the site. I don't think I could ever live out of a city. XD
Edited by SalisburySteak - 4/17/11 at 12:17am
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