Msi Eclipse Sli X58 Chipset Motherboard Evaluation
Posted 22 December 2008 - 10:21 PM
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
"however, i cannot claim to be such a fish as i am not a fish at all..." - hardnrg,Jul 4 2005, 02:49 PM
Posted 22 December 2008 - 10:39 PM
EDIT: Oops, just found it, nvm.
Edited by turophiliac, 22 December 2008 - 10:40 PM.
Desktop: MSI P45 Platinum | Q9550 @3.925GHz | Tuniq Tower | G.SKILL 4GB | EVGA 8800GT SC @ 734/1728/1058
XFX 8600 GTS XXX (Physx) | OCZ 700W | WD 320GB | Vista Ultimate 64bit SP1 | 24" Acer P244w 1920x1080 + 19" + 17"
Laptop: Dell Inspiron E1505 | T2400 @1.83GHz | 2GB RAM | 60GB HDD | 15.4" 1280x800
Posted 22 December 2008 - 11:24 PM
Dell 24" UltraSharp 2408
Intel C2Q Q9550 @ 3.82ghz (in progress)
Xigmatek s1283 cooler
GSkill 8gb ddr2 ram
AMD Gigabyte 7850 2gb
OCZ 600w psu
Posted 23 December 2008 - 12:25 AM
Asus GTX 295
Acer 24" + Acer 19"
Coolermaster CM 690
4GB Patriot Viper-2 1600
Intel Core i7 860 @ 2.94Ghz
Great Wall 700W + TT 450W VGA
Posted 23 December 2008 - 04:50 AM
looks like, atleast for gaming, there is absolutely no reason to go i7, especially considering the cost is roughly twice as much...
That6s been known since the initial reviews. But with a better card performance scales pretty well.
Memory Mushkin 998995 Blackline 12GB 9-9-9-24
Motherboard MSI X58 Big Bang
Graphics ASUS GTX 580
Power Corsair AX 1200,
Monitor Gateway UXD3000, LG W3000H, ASUS VG236 x 3
Water Cooling By DangerDen & Swiftech
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