motherboards
Arctic
Arctic Feezer 7x
Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: finally new build

  1. #1
    Regular Member

    Status
    automaton is offline

    Last Online
    23-06-2015 @ 20:09
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    362
    CPU: amd 8350
    M/B: asus 990fx sabertooth
    RAM: kingston hyperx pnp 1600
    GPU: evga 750 ti
    • automaton's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • coolermaster storm enforcer 2x 200mm 1 120mm
      • PSU:
      • 8350
      • Cooling:
      • hyper 212 evo
      • Monitor:
      • Dell UltraSharp U2212HM
      • OS:
      • \win7 64bit pro
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 10 Times in 8 Posts
    Points: 5,754, Level: 22
    Points: 5,754, Level: 22
    Level completed: 41%,
    Points required for next Level: 296
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 296
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Overall activity: 17.0%

    Cool finally new build

    coolermaster storm enforcer case 2x 200mm fans 1 120mm
    amd phenom II 980 3.7ghz
    corsair twinx ddr3 1333x2
    msi 890fx gd65
    asus dvd rw
    raptor 450gb
    amd radeon hd 6790
    swiftech polaris 120 heatsink
    seasonic s1211 520 bronze psu

    when I brought this to be built the tech said I could use more wattage
    originally I was told in an OC forum 600 was not neccesary?
    when I run these through a psu calculator it says its OK

    Is this adequate for this system?

  2. #2
    Banned

    Status
    Drdeath is offline

    Last Online
    02-07-2013 @ 01:04
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Chicago Burbs
    Posts
    8,549
    CPU: Intel Core i7 3930K @ 5GHz
    M/B: ASROCK X79 Extreme 6
    RAM: 16G G.Skill Trident 2400MHz
    GPU: 2 x Radeon 2G 7970 Liquid cooled
    • Drdeath's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • Phobya CooliT TestBennch
      • PSU:
      • Nexus 1100W
      • Cooling:
      • Custom water. Apogee XT Rev 1, Thermachill TA120.3 plus 120.2, Swiftec Micro res, MCP655
      • Sound:
      • OB
      • Monitor:
      • Viewsonic 27"
      • OS:
      • Win7 64bit
    Thanks
    275
    Thanked 1,022 Times in 880 Posts
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Level completed: 72%,
    Points required for next Level: 311
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 311
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Overall activity: 99.9%

    Default Re: finally new build

    You can overclock the 980 nicely, unfortunately, the cooler may hold you back a bit...

  3. #3
    Banned

    Status
    Drdeath is offline

    Last Online
    02-07-2013 @ 01:04
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Chicago Burbs
    Posts
    8,549
    CPU: Intel Core i7 3930K @ 5GHz
    M/B: ASROCK X79 Extreme 6
    RAM: 16G G.Skill Trident 2400MHz
    GPU: 2 x Radeon 2G 7970 Liquid cooled
    • Drdeath's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • Phobya CooliT TestBennch
      • PSU:
      • Nexus 1100W
      • Cooling:
      • Custom water. Apogee XT Rev 1, Thermachill TA120.3 plus 120.2, Swiftec Micro res, MCP655
      • Sound:
      • OB
      • Monitor:
      • Viewsonic 27"
      • OS:
      • Win7 64bit
    Thanks
    275
    Thanked 1,022 Times in 880 Posts
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Level completed: 72%,
    Points required for next Level: 311
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 311
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Overall activity: 99.9%

    Default Re: finally new build

    The PSU has a 40 Amp rail and should be OK. I would have gotten a 650W or better. PSU calculators are frowned upon. You need to look at how many amps the rail(s) have.

    Your card draws 24 amps which only leaves 16 Amps left. I doubt your PSU will last long and it will be taxed overclocking your CPU. Most say go bigger and don't skimp on PSU.

  4. #4
    OC Jedi Master

    Status
    Deton is offline

    Last Online
    27-02-2014 @ 22:13
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    8,493
    CPU: i7 920, 4.2Ghz HT
    M/B: P6X58D Premium
    RAM: OCZ Flex EX PC3-17000 12GB
    GPU: Asus EAH5870
    • Deton's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • Lian Li A70F
      • PSU:
      • Enermax Galaxy Evo 1250W
      • Cooling:
      • Custom H20 setup.
      • Sound:
      • Onboard
      • Monitor:
      • ViewSonic VX2435
      • OS:
      • Win 7 - 64bit
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked 1,179 Times in 1,026 Posts
    Points: 50,246, Level: 69
    Points: 50,246, Level: 69
    Level completed: 36%,
    Points required for next Level: 904
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 904
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Overall activity: 7.0%

    Default Re: finally new build

    you will be fine as long everything run at stock.

  5. #5
    Regular Member

    Status
    automaton is offline

    Last Online
    23-06-2015 @ 20:09
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    362
    CPU: amd 8350
    M/B: asus 990fx sabertooth
    RAM: kingston hyperx pnp 1600
    GPU: evga 750 ti
    • automaton's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • coolermaster storm enforcer 2x 200mm 1 120mm
      • PSU:
      • 8350
      • Cooling:
      • hyper 212 evo
      • Monitor:
      • Dell UltraSharp U2212HM
      • OS:
      • \win7 64bit pro
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 10 Times in 8 Posts
    Points: 5,754, Level: 22
    Points: 5,754, Level: 22
    Level completed: 41%,
    Points required for next Level: 296
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 296
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Overall activity: 17.0%

    Default Re: finally new build

    I was sort of hoping to raise the multi . 5 would that be too much?

  6. #6
    Banned

    Status
    Drdeath is offline

    Last Online
    02-07-2013 @ 01:04
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Chicago Burbs
    Posts
    8,549
    CPU: Intel Core i7 3930K @ 5GHz
    M/B: ASROCK X79 Extreme 6
    RAM: 16G G.Skill Trident 2400MHz
    GPU: 2 x Radeon 2G 7970 Liquid cooled
    • Drdeath's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • Phobya CooliT TestBennch
      • PSU:
      • Nexus 1100W
      • Cooling:
      • Custom water. Apogee XT Rev 1, Thermachill TA120.3 plus 120.2, Swiftec Micro res, MCP655
      • Sound:
      • OB
      • Monitor:
      • Viewsonic 27"
      • OS:
      • Win7 64bit
    Thanks
    275
    Thanked 1,022 Times in 880 Posts
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Points: 28,339, Level: 51
    Level completed: 72%,
    Points required for next Level: 311
    Level completed: 72%, Points required for next Level: 311
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Overall activity: 99.9%

    Default Re: finally new build

    Quote Originally Posted by automaton View Post
    I was sort of hoping to raise the multi . 5 would that be too much?
    You should be able to get 4GHz on stock voltage or close to.

  7. #7
    Banned

    Status
    Doctor_Death is offline

    Last Online
    25-02-2016 @ 11:04
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Punxsutawney, Pa. - USA
    Posts
    11,789
    CPU: Core i7 3930K
    M/B: ASRock X79 Extreme9
    RAM: 64GBs Kingston Beast 2133MHz
    GPU: Two EVGA GTX 690s in Quad SLI
    • Doctor_Death's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • Corsair 900D
      • PSU:
      • Corsair AX1200i
      • Cooling:
      • Complete system cooled by EK Water Blocks
      • Sound:
      • Creative Sound Core 3D Audio 7.1
      • Monitor:
      • Dell U3011 30" 2560 x 1600 Res
      • OS:
      • Win 7 Ultimate 64Bit
      • Misc:
      • Asus Blu-Ray, Asus 24X DVD Burner, Max Mechanicalkeyboard / Razer Abyssus Mouse / Razer eXact Mat with wrist rest.
    Thanks
    339
    Thanked 2,582 Times in 1,551 Posts
    Points: 490,204, Level: 100
    Points: 490,204, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%,
    Points required for next Level: 0
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Overall activity: 0%

    Default Re: finally new build

    If possible, buy another cooler, the new NZXT Havik 140 cools just as good as the Noctua D14

  8. #8
    Regular Member

    Status
    Zankza is offline

    Last Online
    10-01-2014 @ 00:34
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    373
    CPU: Intel I990x @ 4.2GHZ
    M/B: ASUS P6T
    RAM: 12 GB DDR3 1333MHZ
    GPU: 2x GTX 590 HYRDOS
    • Zankza's Full Spec's
      • Case:
      • HAF X
      • PSU:
      • Cosair AX 1.2k
      • Cooling:
      • Custom 360 water loop. CPU + GPU WC'd.
      • Monitor:
      • 4x ASUS 24'
      • OS:
      • Win7 Ulit
    Thanks
    10
    Thanked 17 Times in 15 Posts
    Points: 4,116, Level: 18
    Points: 4,116, Level: 18
    Level completed: 67%,
    Points required for next Level: 134
    Level completed: 67%, Points required for next Level: 134
    Overall activity: 0%
    Overall activity: 0%

    Default Re: finally new build

    I would get better PSU if i was you, I wouldnt want to go cheap or be margin with the PSU, they are essitenal and ready to use incase you upgrade parts.
    -Zank

Remove Ads

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. Finally starting my water cooling build!
    By Caleal in forum Work Logs
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 31-05-2011, 00:17
  2. New pc finally here!!
    By Benji in forum General Hardware
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 10-01-2010, 20:52
  3. Finally!
    By criss_glitch666 in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 27-04-2009, 20:48
  4. Finally got a new TV to replace my old CRT TV.
    By Gareth in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-09-2008, 10:34
  5. Finally got my waterblock!!!
    By intex in forum Cooling
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 20-12-2007, 07:00

Search tags for this page

There are currently no search tags.
Click on a term to search for related topics.

Tags for this Thread