Guru3D Rig of the Month - June 2009
Posted by Hilbert Hagedoorn on: 06/18/2009 01:00 PM [ 0 comment(s) ]
3. What do you mainly use the system for?
Gaming (shooters), Photoshop, Web Design, Home Theatrics, Video Editing, and basically anything I can find use of it for!
4. How much money did you spend on the rig as it is right now?
Probably a little over $2,800.00 if you add it all up (Yikes,?I know).
5. How often do you update/buy a new rig?
I tend to update about every 6-months (this has become quite the addiction!).
6. What components are used?
Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 over clocked to 4.2GHz
BFG Geforce GTX 295 over clocked to 684/1380/2238MHz
eVGA 790i FTW Motherboard
Patriot Viper 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 @ 2000MHz
(1) 300GB VelociRaptor HDD
(1) Samsung 500GB SATA HDD
LG 6x Super Multi-BluRay/DVD Drive
Creative X-Fi Fatal1ty Pro Sound Card
Tagan 1100w PSU
Klipsch 500w ProMedia Ultra 5.1, as well as Klipsch 200w ProMedia 2.1 Speakers
Sunbeam 9 Acrylic Case
25 HANNspree 2ms-1080p LCD Monitor connected via HDMI.
7. Why ATI or NVIDIA, why Intel/AMD?
NVIDIA has always been my first choice, because of the graphics quality and performance that their products offer. I chose Intel, because of the immense cache and over clocking abilities their processors offer, not to mention with great temperatures even at speeds over 4.0GHz.
The Guru3D Rig of the month September 2012 build comes from a Francis Vilaca. At 26 years of age he was able to build an amazing looking machine with the most wicked liquid cooling radiator you will have seen in a while.
Guru3D Rig of the Month - August 2012
This months build comes from a Mikkel Olsen. At 27 years of age Mikkel probably did not build the most beautiful game PC we have had submitted, but his room nearly is one huge PC, a freakish gaming please heaven for many of you. The guy has a lot going on in there as you are about to find out. Come to think of it, the guy should put up some Miami Vice signs in there to get that good old 80'ies feel to it :)
Guru3D Rig of the Month - July 2012
This months build comes from a guy with the nickname MybadOmen. To proof that PC enthusiasts can be found worldwide in all categories and ages we can proudly say that David Lane is a 40 year old guy. David has build an exemplary nice PC loaded with little things that trick the mind. Very little is not modified to be honest.
Guru3D Rig of the Month - June 2012
One person we have been following closely on his build-log is Eric Soeters from the Netherlands, and although his build still is not 100% finished, it's nearly there and just amazing. He has built the chassis from ground up including some very hard work. The end result is his new PC called the "Exo-S", we'll just leave the explanation and working to the man himself as the only thing that is left after you have seen this build is to clap your hands and yell bravo ...