Low End Quad Core Yorkfield Tested
Posted 22 July 2008 - 02:58 AM
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.83GHz / ASUS P5Q Deluxe / Patriot Extreme Performance 2GB PC2-9600 DDR2-1200MHz / 2x Seagate ST3160827AS 160GB RAID 1 / Seagate ST31000340AS 1TB
Corsair TX750W / Sapphire HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 / SilverStone TJ05 / Scythe Zipang 140mm CPU Cooler / ASUS VH202T-P 20" widescreen monitor (x2) / XP Pro SP 3
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Posted 22 July 2008 - 07:12 AM
Just because it's not an overpriced x9999 doesn't mean it's low end =)
As far as I'm concerned "low end" went out the window with the introduction of multi-core processors except in some cases.
Edited by Stryker125, 22 July 2008 - 07:15 AM.
with Zalman CNPS9700 NT cooler
-Asus Striker II Formula Nvidia 780i Chipset
-Nvidia based BFG 9800 GTX OCX (2) In SLI
-PSU OCZ GameXStream 850 Watt - Flipped so the fan on the PSU faces upwards in the case.
-OCZ Reaper HPC OCZ2RPR10662G DDR2-1066 PC-8500 2x 2gb
-LG DVD Player/Writer
-500GB WD Operating System Drive
-150GB WD Raptor Game Drive
-CoolermasterCM 690 Chassis with 2 Fans venting on top, 2 cooling from side panel, 1 cooling in from front, 1 cooling from bottom, and 1 venting from rear.
- 22" ViewSonic VX2240w
Posted 22 July 2008 - 07:22 AM
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Posted 22 July 2008 - 04:04 PM
GTX 770 replaced with watercooled GTX780...but too lazy to change the sig.