would two Asus GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Video Cards running on sli need water cooling, or should the teps be fine?
would two Asus GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Video Cards running on sli need wa
Posted 23 September 2016 - 04:27 PM
Do you mean liquid cooler for the video cards or the CPU?
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Posted 23 September 2016 - 04:59 PM
That's my build
Edited by WafflePC, 23 September 2016 - 05:04 PM.
Posted 25 September 2016 - 01:49 AM
That's a great build and everything is compatible. Running on stock settings, no heat issues. I hope you don't mind a few suggestions and some observations, not criticism.
The MB is excellent, great spacing for duel GPU. It has 4 pin PWR fan headers and Command Centre temp/fan control, so: worth checking the specs for the DIYPC case. the fans may only have 12v plugs and a fan controllers means only set fixed speeds, no variable speeds settings depending on temps.
SLI. More demanding games with maxed setting may cause the CPU to become a choke point. Lower the setting or overclock the CPU.
RAM for gaming, 8GB is enough and 2666MHz is the sweet spot.
Two SSDs, Better configuration would be one SSD, OS/games and 1TB HDD programs like Office + mass storage and images/backups.
Your GPU performance will be very high and your 3 year old tech monitor will likely suffer tearing and not do the output justice. consider using a 144Hz G-Sync one. If your cards are outputting 85 fps, that's what the moitor will show.
A modified build for your consideration, > http://pcpartpicker.com/list/CLWrM8
If my build, I would go one GTX 1080 and upgrade to a i7 CPU.
Posted 01 October 2016 - 06:32 PM
Not heard back from you yet!! Have you decided on your parts yet? Some feedback would be appreciated.
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