The winner of the months Rig of the Month will receive an OCZ TechnologyZ Series 1000W Modular PSU (80 plus Gold Certified) delivered for free at it's doorsteps as a nice incentive. These PSUs feature ultra-high efficiency of 90% and have achieved the 80+ Gold Certification. With a peak wattage of 1100W a single +12V rail (83A) design, the Z1000 doesnt put limits on your system the way competing PSUs do.
Each month here at Guru3D.com we feature one of you guys, your PC, your DIY project. It is quite honestly amazing how much detail and dedication you put into an PC, and every now and then it really shows. This months entry oozes in style yet remains a minimalist build. For 2011 we upped the prize that you can win a little.
The rig of the Month April 2011 is not necessarily the most beautiful PC on the planet in fact it's the opposite of that, it is however unique and once submitted we couldn't help the fact that it stuck into our minds. It's not pretty, it's not sexy, it just is exactly the opposite of what one can expect for a ROTM and sure ... it's even quite messy, but that works somehow ... As such, meet Craig Fay 27 years old working for a plastic bottling company in the IT department with his crazy rig.
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Meet the Guru3D rig of the month winner:
1. What is your name / nickname /age / occupation?
My name is Craig Fay. My nickname is Faygo like the soft drink. I am 27 years old. I work for a plastic bottling company in the IT department. I design and implement wireless networks.
2. What did you first come here for?
I primarily check out the site because it usually has the latest info on hardware and drivers. I also like to check out the rig of the month for ideas.
3. What do you mainly use the system for?
I mainly use the system for entertainment. Games, encoding video, the internet, tv, etc. It does well with benchmarks too!
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