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    06-12-2017, 18:45
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    Look, the Rampage vi Apex is one High end board, and you want to use a mid end Kaby lake CPU (7740x), the limitation of processor are that it does...
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    06-12-2017, 17:07
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    If you have 32GB (8GBx4), obviously you need to put them in the RAM bank from both side, but if you have 16GB (8GBx2), you can put them in the left...
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    06-12-2017, 13:38
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    The performance between a GTX 1070Ti and a GTX 1080 is almost the same only that a GTX 1070Ti costs (depending on the model), about 10-15% less than...
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    06-12-2017, 13:06
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    I7 7740x is compatible 100% with Rog APEX since BIOS 0601 and up. Sure for more GPU and More than 32GB of RAM the 6 core processor is the better...
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    05-12-2017, 15:11
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    No problem. Just don'f forget to post the pics of your new build. :toast:
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    05-12-2017, 14:34
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    I really don't know about W10 Creators Update, I'm using W10 Pro 1607 version so I can suggest you to use W10 pro 1607 version, The ROG Apex is one...
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    05-12-2017, 13:14
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    The Case CM H500P is OK.
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    05-12-2017, 11:56
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    Samsung 960 Pro, even 950 Pro are way better than mp500. IMHO. Check this comparison:...
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    05-12-2017, 11:32
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    MOBO: Rampage VI Apex - :thumbsupbig:...
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    04-12-2017, 18:23
    Smiki007 replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    My choice will be: 1. ASUS ROG Strix x299 board 2. Any 750-850W gold rated PSU (EVGA, Seasonic, Enermax or Corsair) 3. Any Geil, G-Skill, Crucial...
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    04-12-2017, 12:26
    Smiki007 replied to a thread Hello in Welcome
    Welcome to PureOC
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  • realneil's Avatar
    23-11-2017, 22:07
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    IDK about FSP & Thermaltake PSUs. I use Seasonic and some Corsairs. Jonnyguru.com specializes in PSU reviews. Read up on what you want there.
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    23-11-2017, 20:19
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    Gold rated power supply is good if you buy a good brand. Either motherboard that you mentioned will be good as long as you buy memory that is on...
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    23-11-2017, 19:29
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    Gold rated is good for a PSU. Personally, I like ASUS over MSI, but my last CPU/Motherboard purchase was an i9-7900X and an MSI X299 Gaming M7...
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    20-11-2017, 08:40
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    And now, I have one last piece of advice for you. It concerns the Power Supply Unit that you intend to use. (PSU) Many of us believe that the PSU...
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    18-11-2017, 15:00
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    As for the memory, look at the ASUS webpage for that board for the Memory QVL. (Qualified Vendors List) The memory on this list has been tested with...
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    17-11-2017, 22:51
    realneil replied to a thread X299 in Intel
    I like the Strix board.
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