View Full Version : My new toy

Upper Decker
12-28-2012, 09:57 PM
Been a while since anyone has shown off their new rigs. Thought I would start 2013 a little early with my new build. Ive wanted something like this since I got my first C64 back in 89. If anyone had one of those, you will remember how big and heavy of a monster they were.

Sorry for the terrible pics, my pup pics odd things to chew up so my blackberry had to suffice.




In this tiny little package is :
Coolermaster Elite 120 Advance
Corsair H80i AIO watercooling unit
MSI Z77IA-E53 mini ITX mobo
i5 3570k @ 4.6ghz
Corsair HX1050w power supply
2 x 8gb Kingston HyperX Blue DDR3 1600mhz
240gb OCZ Agility 3 SSD
240gb Corsair Neutrox GTX SSD
Galaxy GTX 680 SC 4gb

12-29-2012, 01:40 AM
How do you like the pump on the H80i? Did they fix the rattling issue on this new version?

Upper Decker
12-29-2012, 12:12 PM
Ya my pump did make an awful noise. Thankfully Corsair had a firmware update for it. Cleared the prob right up. This h80i works just as well as a custom loop.

12-29-2012, 05:35 PM
I like my h100. Slight noise, but well worth the cooling capabilities.
I replaced the stock fans with Noctua's for extra silence.

Upper Decker
12-29-2012, 11:36 PM
Ive also got a build here with an h100. Truth be told, the h80i seems to work a lot better. As for fans, Id suggest dropping the nocutas and replacing them with Corsair SP120s. Just that alone makes a big diff.