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Old 02-18-2009, 05:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default oc'ing my core i7 920, and my gtx 280 or 285..? not sure which one to get yet

okay so umm i was wondering what case i shuold get if i was to oc core i7 920
which would give me more oc'ing potential
also i dont want watercooling cause its too bothersome .. =.=""

Antec 1200 or Thermaltake Spedo Advance Package..

the rest of my "future" specs will be

Cpu: Intel Core i7 920
Mobo: GA-EX58-UD5 or DS4
Graphics: gtx 280 or 285
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Old 02-18-2009, 10:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: oc'ing my core i7 920, and my gtx 280 or 285..? not sure which one to get yet

280 will be cheaper, but draws more power and may run a lil hotter
285 will cost a lil more, but draws less power and may run a lil cooler.

both are great choices, its up to how you value it.

i just traded in my 280 for a 285, and ill be adding a 2nd 285 along with that.
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