Guru3D.com Forums

Go Back   Guru3D.com Forums > Hardware > Die-hard Overclocking & Case Modifications 
Die-hard Overclocking & Case Modifications  Want to overclock that processor, videocard or even mainboard ? Wanna tweak the best out of your piece of hardware or have the means to design a killer case ? Get in here and pimp that rig man.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
This should be the next rig of the month!
Old
  (#1)
mandex
Maha Guru
 
mandex's Avatar
 
Videocard: XFX 5770
Processor: E8200 @ 3.6 1.1v
Mainboard: 750i Sli FTW!
Memory: 2xCorsair 2gb 1066Hz
Soundcard: Auzentech Prelude
PSU: Seventeam
Default This should be the next rig of the month! - 05-05-2012, 23:42 | posts: 808 | Location: Brazil

http://imgur.com/a/73xoT/#0

source: http://www.reddit.com/r/gaming/comme...parts_i_didnt/

Enjoy!


and a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bA0xR...ature=youtu.be

Last edited by mandex; 05-05-2012 at 23:46.
   
Reply With Quote
 
Old
  (#2)
Anfield82
Maha Guru
 
Anfield82's Avatar
 
Videocard: MSI 7970
Processor: i5 4670K @ 4.4
Mainboard: Gigabyte Z87-HD3
Memory: Vengeance Pro 8GB 2133MHz
Soundcard: On board
PSU: Corsair RM650
Default 05-05-2012, 23:47 | posts: 1,142 | Location: UK

That's horrible.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#3)
EspHack
Maha Guru
 
EspHack's Avatar
 
Videocard: ATI/HD5770/1GB
Processor: Intel Core i7-980X
Mainboard: Intel DX58SO
Memory: DDR3/1600MHz/16GB/4 stick
Soundcard: ASUS XonarDX/Logitech G51
PSU: EPS Super Flower 750w
Default 05-05-2012, 23:55 | posts: 1,766

Lol.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#4)
volkov956
Ancient Guru
 
volkov956's Avatar
 
Videocard: 7970 HD GHZ
Processor: ES 4GHZ Six Core 12MB
Mainboard:
Memory: 16GB DDR3 1600
Soundcard: SB XFI Elite Custom
PSU: 750 EPS
Default 05-06-2012, 00:00 | posts: 5,976 | Location: Канад

lol i like the imagination and creativity atleast
   
Reply With Quote
 
Old
  (#5)
Nomadspy
Master Guru
 
Nomadspy's Avatar
 
Videocard: Galaxy GT220 512MB GDDR3
Processor: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+
Mainboard: M2N-CM DVI
Memory: 2X1GB DDR2 800Mhz A-Data
Soundcard: Integrated VIA VT1708B
PSU: XStyle ATX 350W
Talking 05-06-2012, 00:04 | posts: 695 | Location: Bulgarian Empire

Somebody is thinking about tomorrow people!This guy is saving our planet.Shame on you who making jokes about this beautiful case...ROFL
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#6)
BLEH!
Ancient Guru
 
BLEH!'s Avatar
 
Videocard: 2*7970 @ 1000/1500
Processor: 3930K @ 4.2 GHz, 1.26 V
Mainboard: Gigabyte X79S-UP5
Memory: 16GB@1866MHz@9-10-9-27
Soundcard: Saffire Pro40/KRK Rokit 5
PSU: Enermax Revo 1500W
Default 05-06-2012, 00:40 | posts: 4,154 | Location: Not Far North Enough (England)

Quote:
Originally Posted by volkov956 View Post
lol i like the imagination and creativity atleast
Good use of K'Nex especially.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#7)
chispy
Ancient Guru
 
chispy's Avatar
 
Videocard: Quadfire 290x H2O EK
Processor: 4930K on H2O Swiftech
Mainboard: ASUS Rampage IV BE H2O EK
Memory: 32GB Team eXtreme 2666
Soundcard: Auzentech Forte/Z5500
PSU: eVGA SuperNova 1500w
Default 05-06-2012, 01:20 | posts: 6,450 | Location: Puerto Rico


By chispy at 2012-05-05

Last edited by chispy; 05-06-2012 at 01:22.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#8)
Norvekh
Maha Guru
 
Norvekh's Avatar
 
Videocard: Sapphire 7970
Processor: Core i7 2600K @ 4.4GHz
Mainboard: ASUS Sabertooth Z77
Memory: 16GB Corsair Vengeance
Soundcard: ASUS Xonar DX
PSU: Corsair 750
Default 05-06-2012, 01:55 | posts: 2,667 | Location: Ohio

Oh wow, K'Nex. I remember those. I've thought about a Lego case myself. Maybe when I build a proper network server for myself as I do have a ton of them sitting around.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#9)
PhazeDelta1
Ancient Guru
 
PhazeDelta1's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA 770 Classified SLI
Processor: Intel i7 4770k
Mainboard: Asus Sabertooth Z87
Memory: 16GB Corsair 2133MHz
Soundcard: Creative SB Z
PSU: Seasonic X-1050
Default 05-06-2012, 02:15 | posts: 12,043 | Location: USA

Quote:
Originally Posted by chispy View Post

By chispy at 2012-05-05
this.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#10)
volkov956
Ancient Guru
 
volkov956's Avatar
 
Videocard: 7970 HD GHZ
Processor: ES 4GHZ Six Core 12MB
Mainboard:
Memory: 16GB DDR3 1600
Soundcard: SB XFI Elite Custom
PSU: 750 EPS
Default 05-06-2012, 02:31 | posts: 5,976 | Location: Канад

and for best results use lego true Modular Case...

http://tfvlrue.**************/2008/06/25/lego-computer/

http://www.geeky-gadgets.com/lego-pc...rs-18-07-2011/

http://www.pcworld.com/article/24895...tomizable.html

and on and on...........

Last edited by volkov956; 05-06-2012 at 02:33.
   
Reply With Quote
 
Old
  (#11)
The_Fool
Maha Guru
 
The_Fool's Avatar
 
Videocard: 2xGIGABYTE Windforce 7950
Processor: i7 2600k, 4.6GHz, NH-D14
Mainboard: GA-Z68XP-UD3P
Memory: 8GB @ 1867MHz
Soundcard: Integrated
PSU: Corsair Pro. HX850
Default 05-06-2012, 02:48 | posts: 1,019 | Location: Tiny Town in USA

Probably cheaper than any case you could get on Newegg.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#12)
Brasky
Maha Guru
 
Brasky's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA 780 SC
Processor: i5-3570K
Mainboard: AsRock Z77e-ITX
Memory: G-Skill Sniper 2133 16gb
Soundcard: Littering and...?
PSU: Silverstone 450
Default 05-06-2012, 02:54 | posts: 1,601 | Location: BBQ Capital of the World

Quote:
Originally Posted by BLEH! View Post
Good use of K'Nex especially.
That was all that impressed me.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#13)
shoja
Maha Guru
 
shoja's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA GTX 570 SuperClocked
Processor: Intel Core i7 2600K
Mainboard: Asus Maximus IV R.O.G
Memory: Mushkin 2x4@1600 CAS 7
Soundcard: Asus Xonar DX
PSU: Rosewill 1000W
Default 05-06-2012, 02:57 | posts: 1,619 | Location: USA

haha man that made me lol and amazed at the same time. Very creative and genius.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#14)
DirkHardpeck
Master Guru
 
DirkHardpeck's Avatar
 
Videocard: GTX 780 SLI @ 1150/3305
Processor: i5 2500k @ 4.7
Mainboard: Asus Maximus IV Gene-Z
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB
Soundcard: Asus Xonar U7
PSU: Corsair AX860i
Default 05-06-2012, 05:01 | posts: 252 | Location: NJ

Quote:
Originally Posted by BLEH! View Post
Good use of K'Nex especially.
Yeah I was totally trying to remember the name of those.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#15)
Weecka
Master Guru
 
Weecka's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA GTX 780 3GB
Processor: i7 2700k @ 4.7GHz H2O
Mainboard: MSI Z77A-GD65
Memory: Corsair Plat 16GB 1866Mhz
Soundcard: ASUS Xonar D2X PCI-E 7.1
PSU: Corsair AX860
Default 05-06-2012, 10:48 | posts: 266 | Location: UK

Quote:
Originally Posted by chispy View Post

By chispy at 2012-05-05
^^ this.....
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#16)
Outrance
Maha Guru
 
Outrance's Avatar
 
Videocard: 2x HD6950 950Mhz/1350Mhz
Processor: Intel i7 2600k 4.8Ghz
Mainboard: Gigabyte GA-P67UD7
Memory: 16GB Corsair 1900Mhz
Soundcard: MOTU
PSU: 1000w Silent Pro Gold
Default 05-06-2012, 14:35 | posts: 1,712 | Location: NZ/Australia/Germany

Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Fool View Post
Probably cheaper than any case you could get on Newegg.
Not if you count empty cardboard boxes.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#17)
Mikedogg
Banned
 
Videocard: Radeon HD 4650M 1GB
Processor: Intel Core i7 720QM
Mainboard: Dell studio 1747
Memory: 4GB DDR3
Soundcard: IDT JBL SRS Premium Sound
PSU: 130Watt Adapter
Default 05-06-2012, 14:47 | posts: 2,872 | Location: The Freak Show - Earth.

My prediction for the future of computing... Cheap.

@Outrance: I like the Kitteh!

Last edited by Mikedogg; 05-06-2012 at 14:49.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#18)
Weecka
Master Guru
 
Weecka's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA GTX 780 3GB
Processor: i7 2700k @ 4.7GHz H2O
Mainboard: MSI Z77A-GD65
Memory: Corsair Plat 16GB 1866Mhz
Soundcard: ASUS Xonar D2X PCI-E 7.1
PSU: Corsair AX860
Default 05-06-2012, 14:59 | posts: 266 | Location: UK

Ps4?
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#19)
Strikerx80
Ancient Guru
 
Strikerx80's Avatar
 
Videocard: eVGA 780 Ti SC
Processor: Intel i5 2500
Mainboard: Gigabyte H6M1-D2P-B3 uATX
Memory: 8GB Kingston 1333 mhz
Soundcard: Sound Blaster Recon 3D
PSU: XFX XTR 650W
Default 05-06-2012, 18:58 | posts: 5,439 | Location: New Hampshire, USA

   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#20)
automaticman
Master Guru
 
automaticman's Avatar
 
Videocard: 2 x 6950 1Gb CF
Processor: i5 2500k @ 4.4Ghz
Mainboard: Asus P8Z68 Deluxe Gen3
Memory: 16GB Mushkin DDR3 1600
Soundcard: X-FI Titanium/Onkyo/Polk
PSU: Seasonic X-1050
Default 05-06-2012, 20:24 | posts: 783 | Location: Orange County, CA

Personally, I was way more impressed with this guy's homemade rig that included homemade water blocks:

http://forums.guru3d.com/showthread.php?t=329385
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#21)
elkosith
Maha Guru
 
elkosith's Avatar
 
Videocard: 9600 GT :(
Processor: Intel E7300 @ 3 Ghz
Mainboard: MSI P7N SLI Platinum
Memory: DDR2 800 2 x 1GB
Soundcard: Topping D2 + Blow4
PSU: 420 Watts
Default 05-07-2012, 03:30 | posts: 1,036 | Location: Indonesia

New improvement: easy boot up:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9TLM...ature=youtu.be

   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#22)
killer_939
Maha Guru
 
killer_939's Avatar
 
Videocard: Radeon 7950 @ 1100/1500
Processor: i5 2500k @ 4.6GHz 1.36v
Mainboard: ASRock P67 Extreme6
Memory: 8gb DDR3 1600MHz
Soundcard: Xonar Essence STX + AD700
PSU: 720w
Default 05-07-2012, 03:47 | posts: 2,599 | Location: Australia

Lol, i made a computer in a shoebox once like 6 years ago, matx board + small psu = win. PS3 box is just win tho.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#23)
MM10X
Ancient Guru
 
MM10X's Avatar
 
Videocard: Gigabyte 660 Ti | X270OC
Processor: I7 3770k
Mainboard: Gigabyte Z77
Memory: 8GB DDR3 1866
Soundcard: Auzentech Forte + Z-5500
PSU: Corsair HX1000w
Default 05-07-2012, 18:36 | posts: 4,173 | Location: Oakland, CA, US

...IDE cables?
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#24)
Mikedogg
Banned
 
Videocard: Radeon HD 4650M 1GB
Processor: Intel Core i7 720QM
Mainboard: Dell studio 1747
Memory: 4GB DDR3
Soundcard: IDT JBL SRS Premium Sound
PSU: 130Watt Adapter
Default 05-07-2012, 19:21 | posts: 2,872 | Location: The Freak Show - Earth.

I just figured out why it should win rig of the month. Because of it's dodgyness, and that's what makes it unique. Now I get it.

Last edited by Mikedogg; 05-07-2012 at 19:36.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#25)
nhlkoho
Ancient Guru
 
nhlkoho's Avatar
 
Videocard: EVGA GTX770 4GB FTW
Processor: i7 4770k / H100i
Mainboard: Asus Z87 Plus
Memory: Veng. Pro 16GB DDR3-1866
Soundcard: SB X-FI Fatality
PSU: BFG 680 Watt
Default 05-07-2012, 19:29 | posts: 4,467 | Location: Washington DC

How long before it catches on fire?
   
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com
Copyright (c) 1995-2014, All Rights Reserved. The Guru of 3D, the Hardware Guru, and 3D Guru are trademarks owned by Hilbert Hagedoorn.