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"Red Barchetta" Skylake i7 / R9 390

by rrusie

13
11 Comments

Details

Date Published

Jan. 9, 2016

CPU Clock Rate

4.0GHz

GPU Core Clock Rate

1.0GHz

GPU Effective Memory Clock Rate

6.1GHz

Description

It's my long overdue play machine for 2016. Lots of research on each piece, and the price search was made much easier via this awesome site. So kudos to pcpartpicker.com !!

All components are running cool, and working harmoniously.

Part Reviews

CPU Cooler

Quiet and cool, all on a smaller framework.

Motherboard

Looks great, perfect design and it just works flawlessly. Will OC later on when I need to.

Storage

No problems, great drive.

Video Card

Beast of a card, hope it can keep up for a long time!

Case

Nice case and I got it for a good price w/ rebates :)

Power Supply

Great quality 760w PS; made even better on sale with rebates.

Optical Drive

Lite-on, it's quality, it's a great budget drive.

Operating System

OMG MS get your s*&t together... I may go back to 7.

Monitor

Dell makes great monitors, had these for a couple years and they are perfect for my work and game needs.

Comments Sorted by:

saturn7601 1 Build 3 points 17 months ago

390 ftw

rrusie submitter 1 Build 1 point 17 months ago

beast mode

VonKessler 1 Build 2 points 17 months ago

Good build, like it!

rrusie submitter 1 Build 1 point 17 months ago

Thanks, it was long overdue! lol.

Matthewtina2015 1 Build 2 points 17 months ago

Nice! Great selection of parts!

rrusie submitter 1 Build 1 point 17 months ago

Thank you, lots of research and this site was a great help as well.

Matthewtina2015 1 Build 2 points 17 months ago

Your welcome

TheGoldenMagikarp 2 points 16 months ago

You get an up vote just for the name, not to mention the build. Nice work!

rrusie submitter 1 Build 1 point 16 months ago

Thanks man!

therevenga 1 Build 1 point 17 months ago

if you play the division what benchmarks do you get?

Gamerboy05 1 point 3 months ago

How well does the ram color match to the msi gpu?