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Feedback on 1st Gaming Build

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AMD 8350  OC 4.8 at 1.45v

Asus Crosshair V Formula Z

32gb G.Skill Ripjaws DDR3-1866

LG BH16NS40 Blu-ray burner

NZXT Kraken X61 280mm Water cooler (with 2x140mm fans)

NZXT Sentry 2 Touch screen Fan Controller

Visiontech 7970 3gb  384bit Graphics Card

OCZ Vertex 4 120gb SSD

Kingston 240gb SSD

WD Blue 500gb HHD

WD Black 1tb HHD

Rosewill THOR V2 Gaming ATX Full Tower Computer Case

EVGA Supernova 1000w P2 80+ Platinum PSU

2x 230mm case fans

1x 140mm case fan

Windows 8.1


Games:  Titanfall, Crysis 2/3, Skyrim. Dead Space 3, MSF 10X Gold etc....

All game settings at Ultra or Insane :geek:


Ambient temp: 73F

Idle temps: MB 77.4F  CPU 82.3F

Game Temps (after 6 hours)  MB 80.6F  CPU 89.0F


I would really appreciate some feedback on my Gaming Rig... Please :yes:




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Not sure what kind of feedback you're looking for... looks a bit overkill for a gaming rig.  :prop:

Make sure you got it all plugged into a surge protector, and I hope you didn't slack on the monitor.  :popcorn:

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Yes, a Belkin 3020w protector.  The monitor is a Toshiba 42" 3D 240Hz tv.  The games that I have that can be played in 3D look awsome, as well as 3D movies.  I also use this PC for building programs in Excel and Access.  Of the 32gb of ram, 20gb is used for a Ram Drive when I am playing games, so there is no lag what so ever.  As to the feedback, I have had no luck finding anybody that has a compairable system except on Ebay and I am just trying to see how my system stacks up to others out there, thats all.  I do know that it is a extremely fast system :rofl:

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I think you would get better responses by posting on a couple of sites dedicated to the games you play, or a user site for your GPU, or Steam.

Consider wording your post with, How good is my system? or  Can I improve my performance? or  How does my system compare?

Some benchmark results would be needed, this may be useful, > http://www.howtogeek...s-while-gaming/

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