Windows 10: New 5930K build


  1. Posts : 6
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       24 Feb 2016 #1

    New 5930K build


    I just built this gaming rig, let me know what you think.



    • Intel Core i7-5930K 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor
    • Corsair H105 73.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
    • ASRock Fatal1ty X99X Killer ATX LGA2011-3 Motherboard
    • EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB FTW ACX 2.0+ Video Card
    • G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory
    • Samsung 950 PRO 512GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive
    • Samsung 850 EVO-Series 500GB 2.5" Solid State Drive
    • Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive x 2
    • LG WH14NS40 Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer
    • Fractal Design Define R5 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case


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    I'll post benchmarks later.
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  2. Posts : 8,547
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       24 Feb 2016 #2

    Great build!
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  3. Posts : 6
    Windows 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       24 Feb 2016 #3

    It's nice, but I think I'm going to add another 980 for SLI really soon.
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  4. Posts : 813
    Windows 10 Home/10 Pro x 3/Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
       25 Feb 2016 #4

    Awesome build tehdude.
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  5. Posts : 3,021
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       25 Feb 2016 #5

    Very nice !! I noticed EVGA GTX 980Ti but only a EVGA 550W PSU should consider more wattage as 980Ti requires minimum of 600W PSU.
    As other mention about potential SLI and upgrade , i myself do like EVGA products.
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  6.    27 Feb 2016 #6

    tehdude said: View Post
    It's nice, but I think I'm going to add another 980 for SLI really soon.
    me too but im waiting for a price drop , my rig is holding up pretty well so far at 1440p
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  7. Posts : 7,908
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       27 Feb 2016 #7

    Nice build.
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  8.    28 Feb 2016 #8

    Hi there.

    Nice one - but I think as someone else pointed out you should consider a bigger PSU.

    My experience in Engineering is having estimated the requirements for your needs is to get the next size up -- running a slightly larger unit at say 50% is far more beneficial and efficient to running a smaller one constantly at say 80-90%. It will generate less heat too --- the amount of heat from that rig would probably heat my house too in the winter !!!!.

    I get better fuel consumption for instance in a 3 litre BMW running at a leisurely 3200 RPM in 5 / 6 gear than someone in a 1.5 litre car running flat out at 4400 RPM. !!!! (Gas / Petrol -- not Diesel BTW).

    Cheers
    jimbo
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  9.    01 Mar 2016 #9

    jds63 said: View Post
    Very nice !! I noticed EVGA GTX 980Ti but only a EVGA 550W PSU should consider more wattage as 980Ti requires minimum of 600W PSU.
    As other mention about potential SLI and upgrade , i myself do like EVGA products.
    I didnt see the psu size! you wont be able to go sli with that id maybe even consider upping it for one gpu tbh
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  10. Posts : 3,021
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
       01 Mar 2016 #10

    Archie123 said: View Post
    I didnt see the psu size! you wont be able to go sli with that id maybe even consider upping it for one gpu tbh
    Really i see an EVGA 550 G2 in the second picture of the first post. As it is not enough for that Graphics card, definitely won't be for SLI of 2 of those cards.
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