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    Changed my order a little :)

    Changed my order slightly, new spec is in sig, fingers crossed that the chip comes in this week.
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    ill be getting the same mobo and ram (mines the cas5 version tho, cant justify spending an extra 50 quid) so lmk how it goes with the overclocking. As for the chips, who knows when they'll come in

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    What did you change? The anticipation for my spec is killing me tbh.
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    do you really need a 750w psu? i thought the gx2s were quite good with power consumption as are the conroes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chazt
    do you really need a 750w psu? i thought the gx2s were quite good with power consumption as are the conroes.
    Well next gen GPU's are supposed to be mega power hungry. No harm in getting a beast now.

    Awesome spec.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smokey21
    Well next gen GPU's are supposed to be mega power hungry. No harm in getting a beast now.

    Awesome spec.
    Completely agree, I bought my PSU with the idea of future proofing. I can run soo much with 620W and 750W takes this even further, don't forget aswell when you have Quad SLI the cards are drawing nearly 400-500W just on there own (or roundabouts that figure). I wouldn't get anything like quad-sli or crossfire but I will definitely consider SLI or Crossfire in future.
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    nice spec mate, ordered the ds3 today to replace the dead p5w, and a stick of cheapo ram just in case it wont boot with the ocz stuff

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    • spazman's system
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      • 2GB Corsair PC6400
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      • 2 x 320gb RAID 0 , 250gb IDE , 160gb IDE, 400bg USB
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      • 750watt Enermax
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    changed 500watt psu and 7900gt to 7950gx2 (or whatever the hell it is) and the 750watt psu from scan bundle, changed Asus ASB-P5B to the gigabyte . Total extra cost, a little over £20 .
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