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  • AJdaBoss - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    I need to win some sort of lottery, urgent need of pc, 1st comment! Ne way, I work as hardware specialist local in town where I live and I sacrificed my last rig to upgrade then problem after problem especially when dope part after dope part releases, not dwelling on it, ill be bak n the pc gaming world at home soon enough even though its my bday and im on a tablet... a sin I say!! :P Reply
  • Dovahkin - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    Woot?
    I need that lottery win more than you do..
    Pentium 4 @ 3.4 GHz,Zotac 9500 GT
    can't wait to finish this semester and get a job
    Reply
  • Antronman - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    >Doesn't even have a working PC. Reply
  • Antronman - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    I use a school computer :P Reply
  • kiddo94 - Sunday, June 08, 2014 - link

    I have a Q6600 stock speeds cause it gets really hot(50-60 idle), 2gb ram ddr2 667mhz and a 8600 GT(DDR3)...Can`t wait either to get a job...same feels... Reply
  • bassportout - Saturday, July 19, 2014 - link

    I have the 8800 GT. I understand you. Reply
  • bassportout - Saturday, July 19, 2014 - link

    Lol, well I have a Pentium 4 with a 8800gt albeit with a $200 sound card because I'm a musician. I built it in 2005 or 2006. I can't remember. Reply
  • MartinT - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    Looking at the bracket and the height of the water block above the PCB, this is most definitely not a single-slot card. Reply
  • nathanddrews - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    Does height disqualify it? As far as width goes it doesn't appear wider than the slot cover, which screams "single slot" to me. Reply
  • ShieTar - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    I think the slot itself is slightly technically slightly larger than the bracket, as there is a distance between two brackets in the hardware. The way it looks, it would probably not be possible to stack several cards of this width, but you might just fit a lot simpler cards (e.g. sound-card, controller) into the slot next to it. So I guess it's not meeting single-slot specification, but is likely to work as a single-slot in reality. Reply
  • MartinT - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    You're probably right, IIRC the distance between PCIe slots is 0.8" / 0.20xx cm Reply
  • malkolm - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    Correct me if i'm wrong, but doesn't this beast draw up to 500W out of your PSU?

    Given this, a recommendation for only 3x120 as cooling area sounds a little bit to less for me. What one could expect from this little bit of area are tempartures not much better then air cooled.
    If one wants this cool AND quiet, and this is more or less the aim for all custom liquid loops, i would recommend at least double area, and thus a really big enclousure or an external solution.
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  • extide - Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - link

    Don't forget the ADM version uses a 1x120mm for the 2 GPU's and the temps are pretty decent. I think a 3x120 for the whole car will be fine. Now, if you try to throw a hot CPU and another card on there... Yeah you'll need more! :) Reply

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