• insane_metalist’s Activity
  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @kitty said: @insane_metalist said: @kitty said: If you had a bit more to spend you could grab thiswww.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202090270X is $170 after $10 rebate.It's the sa...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Upgrading my weak ass rig. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @ianhh6 said: Budget is 250, 300 euros (I live in Spain) at most though that might be stretching it. Glad to know the i7 still holds up!GTX 760 or R9 280 or R9 280X - $265 after rebate.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Should I overclock my new built computer?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @horgen said: @PredatorRules said: @renegadesteve said: My specs are:i5-4690K Unlocked CPUMSI Z97 G5 boardone stick of 8GB of RAMRadeon Sapphire Dual-X R9 270 OC editionDepends...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @kitty said: If you had a bit more to spend you could grab thiswww.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202090270X is $170 after $10 rebate.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @dakan45 said: wait until 8 series come out in 2015 it will wipe the floor with consoles.Current GPUs already do lol.

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

    @robertoenrique: No porblem mang. I just added a sound card (Creative Sound Blaster Z & Pioneer Blu-Ray Drive). Everything sounds cripy clear now and can't even turn my volume past 25%.. otherwis...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic How do pc gamers play FPS games?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Most people play with mouse and keyboard.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Good video card for modern and future games. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @GTR12 said:750TiThis.. although I don't know about running games at max settings... you'd need to spend much more.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Crossfire question. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @guynamedbilly said:I wouldn't want to worry about Crossfiring for the extra frames alone if I were keeping it above 60, but I recently bought a 2560x1080 monitor and now need the extra juice to be ab...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread V. 3. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Postmortem123 said:Oh you had two of each already O_O Damn.Yeah I've had 290 crossfire and it can beat 780 Ti SLI in some cases. It is a lot louder though.Maybe louder and hotter but still nice GPUs....

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Which of these shooters should I play first?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Metro Last Light.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Crossfire question. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher said:Just be prepared for the issues that Crossfire can create with frame timingIt's true, crossfire 290s now scale better then SLI.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread V. 3. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Postmortem123 said:@insane_metalist: Why'd you swap 780 Ti's for 290s?I had each of two already. I sold em cuz I barely used em. Plus, crossfire scales better then SLI now, more VRAM and I plan on u...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread V. 3. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Since, I got rid of my 780 TI's. Here's my current rig (in current run specs): 4770K @ 4.2GHz, X2 R9 290 (1060/1362), 1866 RAM.Fire Strike: 15816Sky Diver: 36277Cloud Gate: 31398Ice Storm: 184774http:...

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

    @robertoenrique said:@insane_metalist: Looks good man. I tried installing mine today, 2 Powercolor R9 290X. Thing is the second GPU isn't recognized by the mobo and the OS. I've been going nuts all d...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic About my PC rig. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @natsm said: @PredatorRules said: Either buy a new GPU R9 290 or Crossfire the R9 270 you own but that will require new MOBO and stronger PSU 650Watts at least.Thank you :)can you also give me a re...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Best 290X R9?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Byshop said:It's done but it'll be a bit before I can post any results. I slapped the power supply replacement and the two video cards in 20 minutes flat because I didn't get started until 11:30PM a...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic I need help with HDD and SSD, please.. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Wouldn't you want a bigger SSD for games? Here's 480GB Crucial M500 for $227.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Took a photo of flickering in BF4, please help.. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Did you have Mantle on?

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Best 290X R9?. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Byshop: If you're spending that much money, you might as well go all out. Which GPUs did you order? 290 or 290X & what brand/heatsink?