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#376
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My modest PC:

Q9450 @ 3.6GHz, Asus P5E w/ Deluxe 0205 BIOS, 4GB RAM, 4x750GB + 2x1TB, ATI HD3870 512MB, LG 22x DVD-R/RW, etc

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I upgraded my rig again this time with a new Coolermaster HAF case and a lovely Q9650 due to the recent price drop.

http://au.youtube.co...h?v=WWe4G6MnuXo

Specs:

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 at 3Ghz
4GB 800Mhz DDR2 RAM
1x SATA Western Digital 500 GB, 1x Seagate 200 GB hard drive
4870x2 2GB Sapphire ATI Radeon video card
32" LG LCD HDTV at 1920x1080 1080p
Antec TruePower Quattro 1000W ATX Power Supply
1x 20 LG DVD Burner
1x LG SATA BluRay & HDDVD Combo Drive
Running Windows XP Professional x64 SP2 and Server 2003 SP2
Gigabyte GA-EP45-DQ6 motherboard
Coolermaster HAF 932 full tower case

At least this time I did some cable management, though not perfect but better than my previous rigs.

Also, I need a new cooler because my Zalman can't handle a quad core when overclocked.

Edited by Thunderbolt 2864, 21 January 2009 - 08:14 PM.

PC 1: Intel Xeon E5 2687w | 32GB DDR3 G.Skill Ripjaws X 2133Mhz | Gigabyte GTX 670 SLI | Corsair AX1200 watt Power Supply | 20x LG SATA DVD+/- RW | LG BluRay/HD DVD Combo Drive| Logitech Z-5500 5.1 speakers | 42" Toshiba 42XL700a at 1920x1080 1080p | ASRock X79 Fata1ty Champion | Aerocool Strike-X ST Black | 1x OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD | 1x 4TB Western Digital Hard Drive | Windows 8 x64 Pro

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I upgraded my rig again this time with a new Coolermaster HAF case and a lovely Q9650 due to the recent price drop.


Yeah, I saw that too. I payed the same price for my Q9450 (2.66GHz), and I could get a Q9650 (3GHz) instead!

However that is today, I got my Q9450 six months ago.
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That's my little x64 pride :] White and shiny!

MB: Asus P5QL Pro
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CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 2.66GHz
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RAM: 4GB (2x2GB Kingston Dual-Channel DDR2)
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GPU: Palit GeForce 9500GT 1GB
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HDD: 1TB (2 x 500GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 3500620AS 3Gb/s 7200RPM), flashed with the latest firmware
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PSU: Cooler Master eXtreme Power 550W
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CASE: Asus Vento TA-882 (with 7V mod on both rear fans)
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KEYBOARD: Canyon CNR-KEYB7
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MOUSE: Saitek PM45-IX Wireless 1000dpi
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DISPLAY: 22" Acer P223WW
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That's my little x64 pride :] White and shiny!
CASE: Asus Vento TA-882 (with 7V mod on both rear fans)
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KEYBOARD: Canyon CNR-KEYB7
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MOUSE: Saitek PM45-IX Wireless 1000dpi
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I love the color coordination!

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As my motherboard deceided to finally fail on me, did a bit of an upgrade.
New CPU, Ram and Board.

New specs: (items in bold are new)

CPU: Intel Core2Duo E8400 3GHz
Mainboard: Asus P5Q-E
RAM: 4GB Dual Channel OCZ PC2-8500 Gold Edition
CPU Cooler: Scythe Mini Ninja
GFX-Card: ASUS 9800GTX+ "Dark Knight"
Sound Card: Creative Audigy 2 Platinum ex
HDD: 2x WD 80GB Raid0 | x1 WD 200GB | x1 WD 250GB
Monitor: 22" LG Widescreen
Case: CoolerMaster WaveMaster - With custom side panel

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Latest video of my gaming rig:



Specs in the signature, I got myself a Logitech Z-5500 THX 5.1 surround sound speaker system.
PC 1: Intel Xeon E5 2687w | 32GB DDR3 G.Skill Ripjaws X 2133Mhz | Gigabyte GTX 670 SLI | Corsair AX1200 watt Power Supply | 20x LG SATA DVD+/- RW | LG BluRay/HD DVD Combo Drive| Logitech Z-5500 5.1 speakers | 42" Toshiba 42XL700a at 1920x1080 1080p | ASRock X79 Fata1ty Champion | Aerocool Strike-X ST Black | 1x OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD | 1x 4TB Western Digital Hard Drive | Windows 8 x64 Pro

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Motherboard: Biostar TA790GX 128M (AMD 790GX)
Processor: AMD Athlon 6000+ (3.0 GHz)
RAM: OCZ 2N1066SR2GK (2*1GB DDR2 1066= 5-5-5-15)
Graphics: Sapphire Radeon 4670 (512 MB)
HDD: Western Digital (2*80 GB SATA II RAID 0)
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PC Case: Seriously Not Worth Mentioning :)
OS: Windows Vista Ultimate x86
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Here is my current desktop as of 2009 :)

Shuttle SP35P2 | E8400 | 9800GT | 8GB DDR2-800 | Matrix RAID WD6400AAKS | SH-S203B
HP Mini 1000 | 2GB DDR2-800 | 16GB SSD | 16GB SD
T-Mobile G1 | 8GB SD

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new specs!

Core 2 Duo E6750
MSI Neo P45
ECS nVidia 9600GT
M-Audio Delta AP 24/96
6gb G-Skill DDR2 (will be 8gb of DDR2-800 by the end of the month)
HL DVD-RW drive (have yet to get one with Lightscribe, but i can still wait)
Apple Mighty Mouse
Logitech wireless ergonomic keyboard (i'm getting a normal wired USB soon, can't stand wireless much longer)
FSP-300W (may be replaced with a 420HX soon if necessary)
some generic card reader (but i need to replace it with one that can read SDHC)
1x HP f1703 (the second one died, i'm waiting for a good price on a new panel)

For cooling, I've got a Scythe Ninja Rev A on the CPU, a Thermalright HR-05 on the Northbridge, and an Accelero S1 Rev 2 on the 9600GT. I would have done more on the southbridge, but i'd have to get the Thermalright HR-05 SLI, and even with that, I don't think it would fit with the chipset on an angle.

Temps are solid and low, CPU idling around 28C, GPU idling around 35C, and both drives idling around 34C. Northbridge sits around 30C, southbridge is around 26C.

I finally wired up the front panel audio as well, works like a charm, even though it's not exactly wired correctly. since there were no jack detection wires, i just plugged in the audio headers so it will actually play audio out front and back at the same time, the back doesn't turn off.

also reinstalled XP and Ubuntu, i finally have full support for my hardware in Ubuntu, graphics look amazing, windows is much more responsive now as well.

the new optical drive is also shorter, and gives a lot more breathing room to the case, it's nearly flush with the end of the drive cage. the inside of the case feels much roomier than it was, and much more complete, with the card reader and front panel audio now working. I'm also glad that the Scythe Ninja still fits, when i first got the P45 board i looked at it, and saw right away that the socket was closer to the edge than my old P965 board, which was a close call anyway. Luckily it all fits perfectly.

and considering everything i'm running now, aside from the chipset and graphics card (which weren't out at the time) this is the exact setup i wanted to have when i built this computer for the first time.

and with a spare drive running vista, my experience score is a 5.3, lowest being the hard drive at 5.3 (80gb WD SATA-II) , and the CPU being 5.5, all other scores happily at 5.9

New Machine:
|Dual Intel Xeon E5-2620--Xigmatek SD1283 DK-II x2|Asus Z9PA-D8--HR-55 IFX|Intel 530 Series 240GB SSD SATA3|32gb DDR3-1600 ECC RDIMM|WD Blue 640GB SATA2 x2|Apple Slim Keyboard|Apple Mighty Mouse|nVidia GTX660ti 2GB|Antec HCG-750|NZXT Source 210 Elite|M-Audio ProFire 2626|Art TubeOpto8 with Smooth Plate Tube Swap|Avid Artist Mix x2|Acer S211 HL-BD x2|

Old Machine:
||Core 2 Quad Q9400||Scythe Ninja||MSI Neo P45||Thermalright HR-05||M-Audio ProFire 2626||Cooler Master Elite 330||
||Apple Mighty Mouse||150GB WD Raptor HDD||640GB WD Blue||HL DVD+/-RW||nVidia GTX260||
||8GB DDR2-800 Dual Channel||Corsair 400CW PSU||Dell basic USB KB||150GB WD Raptor||2x 22" LCD||
||Boston Acoustic mains + Creative sub||Innovation Cooling Diamond 7 TIM||


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I must say the inside of your case is super clean and clutterfree! Quite awesome! My case insides are another matter with all the wires lol.

Anyway my machine is in my sig as below but it is getting a bit of upgrade from the 8800 Ultras to GTX 285 SSCs so that should be interesting. They should be here in the next few days. Cant wait!

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... a bit of upgrade from the 8800 Ultras to GTX 285 SSCs so that should be interesting.

Pictures, else it doesn't count ;).

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Hi, here are my specs, though I am about to upgrade my system altogether!

CPU: AMD Athlon64 X2 4400+ 2.3Ghz
Memory: 2Gb OCZ DDR2 800Mhz
M/B: Abit NF-M2S (nForce4 Chipset)
Graphics: Nvidia Geforce 8500GT 512MB
HDD(s): (In the process of getting a bigger drive like 500GB or even 1TB!)
Drives: x16 Samsung DVD-ROM, LG DVD-/+RW GSA-55N
Sound: Onboard Realtek HD Audio
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 Pre-Beta x64

Edited by steven4554, 16 April 2010 - 11:10 AM.

My Updates Lists for Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 Update and Windows 10 Preview

My desktop specs (all to be upgraded some time this year):-

CPU: AMD PhenomII X2 555 at 3.2Ghz (Upgrade to AMD FX-6300 Black Edition at 3.5Ghz)
M/B: Asus M5A87
Memory: 8GB DDR3 1333Mhz (upgrade to 16GB DDR3 1600Mhz)
HDD: 120GB SanDisk Extreme SSD (Add 1TB Seagate SSHD)
GPU: 1GB GDDR5 Nvidia GeforceGTX Ti 550

Optical: Samsung DVD-ROM and Samsung 24x DVD rewriter (Upgrade to BD-ROM and BD rewriter)

OS: Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 


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Upgraded mobo and cooling system:

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Rig now running a Q6600 with 8GB Crucial Ballistix DDR2 @ 1066 MHz, 2 x 320GB SATA2 Western Digitals, some crappy LG DVD-RW (ain't using it much) on a DFI Lanparty BI P45 T2RS Elite, powered by a Thermaltake 470W PSU with active PFC inside a Raidmax Ninja Black case, cooled by an Alphacool liquid circuit. Using Vista Busines x64 and 7 x64 dual-boot (each OS on its own HDD, selected from BIOS).

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Wow, that video card bends a lot under the load of the cooling system, I would do something to support the card better.

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Wow, that video card bends a lot under the load of the cooling system, I would do something to support the card better.

Thanks for pointing out, didn't notice when i installed it... Fixed now, it was bending down because of the pipe coming from the CPU. shortened it and now it's ok :)

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I'm doing an internship at a software development company, so here's the specs on my work machine:

Dell Dimension 5150
Intel Pentium D Dual Core 2.8 GHz
1 GB DDR2 RAM
ATI Radeon Xpress 3150 (?)

It has dual displays (not dells), a 20" DVI SXGA and a 19" VGA SXGA, and a Microsoft IntelliMouse

Not super-speedy, but works pretty well, and I love having dual displays :D
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more pics here:
http://www.ripken204...mages/computer/

this is just my setup for the summer, basement is the only place that i can keep cool.

and between the two towers there and the hdds on top, there is over 20TB :)

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Desktop: || lappped Q6700 w/ lapped TRUE || ASUS P5Q Deluxe|| Sapphire 4870 1GB || Mushkin Ascent XP2-8500 (2x2GB) || 2 x WD6400AAKS || Corsair HX620W || Lian-Li PC-60FB || 2 x BenQ G2400WD || Vista Ultimate 64bit || Samsung SH-S223Q || Logitech MX518 || Logitech Ultra-X || SteelSeries SX || Klipsch ProMedia Ultra 5.1 || ATI TV Wonder 650 PCIe ||
Server: || E5200 w/ XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 || ASUS P5Q-EM || EVGA 8800GTS G92 w/ Accelero S1 R2 || G.SKILL 6400 2x2GB || 1 x WD6400AAKS || 4 x 1TB Samsung F1 || SeaSonic M12II SS-500GM || Antec Three Hundred || Samsung SH-203BL || Ubuntu 8.10 ||


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My main PC :
Gigabyte EP35-DS4 mobo
Core 2 Duo E6750 @ 2.66ghz (O/C at 3.2ghz) w/ Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro
3GB DDR2 (soon going to update to 5 or 7 GB)
Gigabyte GV-R4850MC-1GH (ATI HD4850, 1GB) w/ GFXChilla
2x Western Digital Caviar Blue 640GB in Raid0
Max In Power BigMax case (with a 25cm fan on the side)
2x 12cm fans
Asus VW192S + Asus VW195S 19" screens
Edirol FA-101 Audio Interface
Logitech Wave 450 keyboard
Windows 7 Pro x64

Laptop :
Asus F80L-4P007C
Pentium DC T2390- 1.86Ghz
3GB DDR2
14.1" screen
Western Digital 250GB 7200rpm
Windows XP SP3 (will soon update to 7)

Server
Gigabyte GA-C230D
Intel Atom 230
1GB DDR2
Samsung 500GB
Intel Gigabit LAN
Mini-Box.com M300 Mini-ITX Case
Debian Etch

I will post pics later.

Edited by Ben_j, 21 August 2009 - 03:57 AM.


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few new goodies...

Fileserver:
Everex PC3500G:
1.5GHz Via C7-D
2gb DDR2-667
1x 80gb
3x 160gb
Ubuntu 9.04

Workstation: (hasn't changed a whole lot)
2.66GHz E6750 (scythe ninja rev A)
MSI Neo P45
ECS nVidia 9600GT (Accelero S1 rev 2)
250gb WD
640gb WD
M-Audio Delta 24/96
Firewire 400 3 port PCI
HL DVD-RAM 16x
Corsair 400CX

Laptops:
used Apple Powerbook G4 (coming soon)
1.33ghz
2gb RAM
60gb
CD-RW/DVD
Airport Extreme
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Thinkpad T22
900mhz P3
512mb RAM
40gb
CD/DVD
Wireless B
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Toshiba Satellite
1.8ghz?
512mb
160gb
CD-RW/DVD-RW
Wireless G

That's all I think...the toshiba is going to my sister when i get me powerbook, i'm letting a friend borrow the thinkpad until she gets her own laptop...I'm also thinking of getting one of this HP netbooks, the little black one, but maybe in a while.

I also have an old 2nd gen iPhone, no SIM...I use that as my super-mini netbook...no downloading anything, but good for wifi, horrid battery life though.

Edited by bonestonne, 21 August 2009 - 02:29 PM.

New Machine:
|Dual Intel Xeon E5-2620--Xigmatek SD1283 DK-II x2|Asus Z9PA-D8--HR-55 IFX|Intel 530 Series 240GB SSD SATA3|32gb DDR3-1600 ECC RDIMM|WD Blue 640GB SATA2 x2|Apple Slim Keyboard|Apple Mighty Mouse|nVidia GTX660ti 2GB|Antec HCG-750|NZXT Source 210 Elite|M-Audio ProFire 2626|Art TubeOpto8 with Smooth Plate Tube Swap|Avid Artist Mix x2|Acer S211 HL-BD x2|

Old Machine:
||Core 2 Quad Q9400||Scythe Ninja||MSI Neo P45||Thermalright HR-05||M-Audio ProFire 2626||Cooler Master Elite 330||
||Apple Mighty Mouse||150GB WD Raptor HDD||640GB WD Blue||HL DVD+/-RW||nVidia GTX260||
||8GB DDR2-800 Dual Channel||Corsair 400CW PSU||Dell basic USB KB||150GB WD Raptor||2x 22" LCD||
||Boston Acoustic mains + Creative sub||Innovation Cooling Diamond 7 TIM||


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Hard Drives upgraded...

Now I have a 300GB VelociRaptor and a 500GB Western Digital Black Edition Drive.

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I wonder why half these PC's aren't on www.BattleOfTheGeeks.com ?? :huh:

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Cooler Master Elite 330
Q9400
MSI Neo P45
8GB G-Skill DDR2-800
1x 250GB <- OS/apps
1x 640GB <-data
400W Corsair
M-Audio Delta AP2496
M-Audio Delta 1010
ECS nVidia 9600GT 512mb
HL DVD+/-R(W)

Scythe Ninja Rev A (original)
Arctic Cooling Accelero S1 Rev 2
Thermalright HR-05
-> thinking of HR-05 SLI for southbridge
-> thinking of swapping both 120mm fans for Scythe 800RPM slipstreams
-> thinking of swapping 9600GT for 4850

System works great for Multitrack recording, up to 10 simultaneous tracks, I do 4/5 to start, but got the 8 channel card for the sake of future usage.

Cleaned up the cabling completely this time. Looks way better than the first system that was inside it.

New Machine:
|Dual Intel Xeon E5-2620--Xigmatek SD1283 DK-II x2|Asus Z9PA-D8--HR-55 IFX|Intel 530 Series 240GB SSD SATA3|32gb DDR3-1600 ECC RDIMM|WD Blue 640GB SATA2 x2|Apple Slim Keyboard|Apple Mighty Mouse|nVidia GTX660ti 2GB|Antec HCG-750|NZXT Source 210 Elite|M-Audio ProFire 2626|Art TubeOpto8 with Smooth Plate Tube Swap|Avid Artist Mix x2|Acer S211 HL-BD x2|

Old Machine:
||Core 2 Quad Q9400||Scythe Ninja||MSI Neo P45||Thermalright HR-05||M-Audio ProFire 2626||Cooler Master Elite 330||
||Apple Mighty Mouse||150GB WD Raptor HDD||640GB WD Blue||HL DVD+/-RW||nVidia GTX260||
||8GB DDR2-800 Dual Channel||Corsair 400CW PSU||Dell basic USB KB||150GB WD Raptor||2x 22" LCD||
||Boston Acoustic mains + Creative sub||Innovation Cooling Diamond 7 TIM||


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Hi there hardware people! I wanted to post the specs (and soon pictures) of my Shuttle SS59G LAN-BOX! It was built for, you guessed it, LAN parties and gaming/general use in the bedroom.

Specs:

CPU: Intel Pentium 4 630 3.0GHz (2MB L2 Cache model, runs OK but wanna upgrade to a 3.2 or 3.4GHz model for a small boost)
Cooling: Shuttle I.C.E. 92mm with a Zalman ZM-F2BL 92mm blue LED fan. I'm going to get another one of these Zalman fans soon to screw onto the back of the case for a push/pull configuration so that none of the hot air goes back into the system once it has gone through the I.C.E. heatsink. I will also get a front 3.5inch fan controller than can take more than two fans and is silver to replace the black one that can only take two fans.
Motherboard: Propriety Shuttle board with a socket 775/AGP/DDR SIS 661FX chipset
RAM: Kingston Value RAM 2x512MB DDR 400Mhz Dual Channel (gonna upgrade to 2x1GB RAM in the next two weeks so don't worry bout my low amount of RAM at present!)
Hard Drive: Samsung SpinPoint F3 1TB (wanted lots of storage cause the shuttle case only holds two 3.5inch drives and one of them is taken up with my fan controller)
Graphics Card: HIS ATI Radeon x1950PRO 256MB (did the job at first with the 1024x768 res it currently is on but its going with a bigger 19 or 20inch soon so I'm getting a Powercolor Radeon HD 4670 1GB with a Zalman VNF100 cooler...pretty much the fastest AGP card you can buy!)
Sound Card: Integrated AC97 (would think about a cheap new sound card but really I wouldn't tell the difference much and the only PCI slot is going to be taken up by the Zalman GPU cooler soon)
Optical Drive: Some cheapo DVD drive which is only used for OS and games installing then I take it out to save weight (yes, weight) and make the front panel look nicer
Case: Shuttle "G" chassis
Power Supply: Shuttle PC40 250W with two Sythe Mini-Kaze Ultra 40mm fans (these little 1U power supplies are very tough little things and a 250W model can run a modern system like the other, more powerful, PC in my sig fine!)
Monitor: LOL...17inch CRT monitor made by IBM about 10 years ago... :P Gonna upgrade to an LCD like my main system soon!
Keyboard/Mouse: Microsoft Wired Keyboard 600/Basic Logitech mouse (being replaced with a Logitech G5 along with the other upgrades)
Speakers: Hey, I don't need speakers. I have some headphones I got for free!
Operating System: Windows XP Pro SP3 heavily nLited. Might consider Windows 7 some time in 2010, wouldn't be too bad at all with the DX10 GPU and the 2GB RAM when I get them.

Pictures will be up in about two weeks when I get the new RAM/GPU/GPU cooler/extra CPU fan/mouse!
Sorry if this has speeeeling mistakes in it, it is 11.45PM right now on the 31st of December. Happy New Year! :D

EDIT: I cut the rear fan grille out today with my trusty dremel and temps dropped by a few degrees. It doesn't look clean, but when I get the other fan screwed to the back you won't be able to see the sharp edges of the cut.

EDIT2: I have got the new RAM in, but the GPU cooler is still on the way. Have mounted a fan on the outside of the case and also got the G5. I did try using the GPU just without the case on so it fit but for some reason the latest drivers did not install at all and the drivers on the disk caused a loop of reboots. So I'm going to stick with the x1950 until I get the GPU cooler to make it go in the shuttle permanently, then I will reformat and start over.

Edited by Zenskas, 18 January 2010 - 09:37 PM.

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