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  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic The point of Intel's new octa-cores? on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @PredatorRules said: @LordTrexGuy said: Intel is gonna be releasing the i7 5960x, which happens to be an octa-core priced at $999, while AMD has already released the FX-9590, which is also an octa-co...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Rosewill Thor v2 question.. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    That case comes with a 230mm front intake, a top 230mm exhaust, a side 2300mm intake, and a rear 140mm exhaust. I recommend leaving it set up how it comes or relatively close to it.example: you could ...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    I currently just finished building a mini ITX HTPC for my bedroom using a 250D case. I will post pictures at the end of the week once the water cooling loop is finished,

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Anyone help? fan controller noobie.. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    Lower temp is always better. Just go for the coldest you can.

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Upgrade help with graphic card on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    We need more info to correctly advise you on a purchase.What resolution will you be playing at?Do you have a 60hz, 120hz or 144hz monitor?

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread - How do you rank against other GS users? on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    It's sad, but I think this benchmark thread is pretty much dead. It's been over 22 days since we have gotten an update, and still no Sky Diver benchmark added, among other things. I would be willing...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Samsung EVo vs OCZ vertex 460 on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @TDuiker said: @The_Animator420 said: Don't get an OCZ. From my experience and from reading tons of horrible reviews and stories online, the OCZ's die fairly quicly.I would get the EVO or 840 PROWas ...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Samsung EVo vs OCZ vertex 460 on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    Don't get an OCZ. From my experience and from reading tons of horrible reviews and stories online, the OCZ's die fairly quicly.I would get the EVO or 840 PRO

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Transitioning from Mid Tower To Full Tower. Any Suggestions? on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @daious said:Alright. I finally made my decisionsI got the Corsair Obsidian 750d Full tower. It is 80 dollars after rebates on Tigerdirect. I got an extra 15% cashback thru discover so it will end up...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread - How do you rank against other GS users? on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @Grey_Eyed_Elf said:3DMark Skydiver... LINKI will update this with my bench run off of it.If you want to add this to the benchmarking list, hopefully put more life into this thread.I would also be wi...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic $550 Alienware Steam Box Revealed on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @cyloninside said:its not a steam box.... it isnt running steamOS.it is just a cheap... regular PC.^ This.It 's not a Steam Box without the controller and the OS.

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread - How do you rank against other GS users? on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    Fire Strike:10161 - http://www.3dmark.com/fs/2277456CPU: 5.149 Ghz Cloud Gate:28867 - http://www.3dmark.com/3dm/3284966?CPU: 4.83 GhzCatzilla:23547 - http://www.catzilla.com/showresult?lp=279479|*|Res...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @horgen: Yeah you have to be pretty careful when working with acrylic, especially when drilling the holes for the handles. It wasn't much work though. About an hour or so.

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Dirty Bomb closed beta on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    I hadn't heard about this game. Thanks for the heads up. I just signed up for the beta on their site. Hopefully I can get in.

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @horgen: yup! I bought an extruded piece of acrylic, then cut it to fit, polished the edge, rounded off the corners for a cleaner look, then I installed the black handle pulls so I can remove the pan...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    -- Update --Here are pics of the finished side panel.

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  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic MSI Afterburner Finally out of Beta on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @horgen said:Nice... And now it is also monitor CPU usage and temperature :DEdit: What is FB, VID, and BUS usage? Also power limit? And further OV max limit?FB is Frame Buffer. From my understanding,...

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic air cooled cpu low temp on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @PredatorRules said:Also try using Real Temp, it's a free software.^ This. Real Temp displays the most accurate temp readings.

  • The_Animator420 posted a message in the forum topic Best fan configuration for CM Enforner case on the PC & Mac Discussion board.

    @horgen said: @The_Animator420 said: I would add two 120mm fans at the top of your case, exhausting heat outwards. Also, tweak your fan profiles on your gpu, and keep it a bit cooler.That should help....