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  1.    19 Feb 2016 #321
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    @Brawndo

    that's really a nice build!!
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  2.    19 Feb 2016 #322
    Join Date : Apr 2015
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    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    @Brawndo

    that's really a nice build!!
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  3.    19 Feb 2016 #323
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    NW Florida
    Posts : 9,486
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint

    Looks good Brawndo.
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  4.    19 Feb 2016 #324
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    New York
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit & Ubuntu 16.04

    Looks good @Brawndo
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  5.    19 Feb 2016 #325
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Southeast PA
    Posts : 55
    macOS Sierra, Windows 10 Pro

    Go big or go home. I like it.
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  6.    21 Feb 2016 #326
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    England
    Posts : 14,106
    Windows 10 Professional x64

    Quote Originally Posted by MrRandomMan View Post
    I have build my PC back in March 2015 because a friend of mine bought me the parts.

    Attachment 64931

    Attachment 64932

    My Specs are down below if you want to see them

    (I missed a episode of Once Upon a Time just because I really wanted to build this)
    I like the White Case very
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  7.    21 Feb 2016 #327
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 56
    Win10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck38 View Post
    Very nice, Brawndo!Show off your PC!
    Quote Originally Posted by BunnyJ View Post
    @Brawndo

    that's really a nice build!!
    Quote Originally Posted by simrick View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
    Looks good Brawndo.
    Quote Originally Posted by MrRandomMan View Post
    Looks good @Brawndo
    Quote Originally Posted by z31fanatic View Post
    Go big or go home. I like it.
    Thanks guys for the compliments.


    I really had no intention to make such a build. I had a Sandy 2600k build that was serving me well for almost 4 years. It had Crossfire 7970 and one day this idea of upgrading the GPU popped in my mind, there are a few titles I was playing that didnít support crossfire. So I decided, no more xfire or SLI for me. Iíll just upgrade to one 980 Ti in my build and all was fine.. and this is where it all started.. When you start reading forums, checking parts online.. It became some kind of obsession, but it was just virtual shopping.


    I was diagnosed with arrhythmia earlier, paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and this created a lot of anxiety for me, even though apparently my doctor insist it won't kill me.. reading forums (I read way more than I post), ordering parts, the excitement of receiving parts in the mail every week until youíre ready for your assembly, it helped me a lot cope with the stress when my heart goes bonkers. Plus, I will turn 40 years old in a few months so I decided, no compromises. Letís go all in, but no custom loop was the restriction I imposed myself. It wasnít to boast or impress others, it was my personal little project and my gift for my forties.


    Sorry for that hehe not sure why Iím sharing that.


    My next project will probably be the smallest gaming PC I can build. Iíve started my list, watching videos etc, because this is much more trickier than just buying a bunch of expensive parts and installing them in a big case. Probably will be the AMD Nano for GPU. I will start from that.


    Best,
    Last edited by Brawndo; 21 Feb 2016 at 08:48.
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  8.    21 Feb 2016 #328
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 17,648
    Win10 Pro, Win10 Pro N, Win10 Home, Win10 Pro Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Pro, Ubuntu

    I found this and thought you "Builder's" might be interested:
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  9.    21 Feb 2016 #329
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    South Carolina, USA
    Posts : 17,056
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    I wanna get one of those M.2 ssds.
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  10.    21 Feb 2016 #330
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    NW Florida
    Posts : 9,486
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint

    I had every intention to get a Samsung 950 M.2 when they came out. But, after thinking about it, I didn't see a whole lot of benefit to them. Benchmark wise, there is no comparison. The PCIe NVME based ones are 4 to 5 times faster than the typical mainstream SSDs. But, when transferring data, you are limited to the write performance of the device you are transferring to. Data transfers to a mechanical hard drive would be the same. A typical SSD can already transfer data faster than a mechanical hard drive can write. Transferring to a typical sata based SSD, will be faster than to a mechanical drive, but SSDs can all read faster than they can write, so you are already maxing out the capability of sata based SSDs. It would seem that the only advantage between a sata based SSD and a PCIe SSD would be that Photoshop, Cyberlink Power Director or a game will load in 25 seconds instead of 1 minute. Is that worth the extra money the PCIe solution costs? That depends on you I guess. For me the answer was no. The difference right now is a 500 GB Samsung 850 EVO can be bought for around $140-150. A 512 GB Samsung 950 PCIe SSD is around $325. To me, a game loading 40 seconds faster is not worth the extra $200. At least, that's the way I see it.
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