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What kind of cooling to I need?

brooklynsnobs

38 months ago

I-7 unlocked With a gtx 1080

Thanks

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  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

Thanks , awesome info! Can I add more cooling later? ( first time build so I don't know much And is a 1440hz 144hz worth it? I appreciate all the help !

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  • 38 months ago
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thanks again. then I think i'll buy a good air cooler and not liquid cooler right away.

and a nice 144hz 1080 27' and save a few bucks.

real helpful!

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

how about this? PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $227.88 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler CRYORIG H7 49.0 CFM CPU Cooler $34.88 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI Z170A GAMING M5 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $169.99 @ B&H
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $67.99 @ Newegg
Storage PNY CS1311 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $64.99 @ B&H
Video Card Asus GeForce GTX 1080 8GB STRIX Video Card $629.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case $64.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $99.99 @ B&H
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $84.88 @ OutletPC
Monitor Asus VG248QE 24.0" 144Hz Monitor $219.99 @ Best Buy
Keyboard Redragon K552 Wired Gaming Keyboard $49.48 @ Amazon
Mouse Mionix Castor Wired Optical Mouse $74.34 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $1799.39
Mail-in rebates -$10.00
Total $1789.39
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-01 14:36 EDT-0400
  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

how about this? PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $328.78 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler CRYORIG H7 49.0 CFM CPU Cooler $34.88 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI Z170A GAMING M5 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $169.99 @ B&H
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $67.99 @ Newegg
Storage PNY CS1311 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $64.99 @ B&H
Video Card Asus GeForce GTX 1080 8GB STRIX Video Card $629.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case $64.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $99.99 @ B&H
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $84.88 @ OutletPC
Monitor Asus VG248QE 24.0" 144Hz Monitor $219.99 @ Best Buy
Keyboard Redragon K552 Wired Gaming Keyboard $49.48 @ Amazon
Mouse Mionix Castor Wired Optical Mouse $74.34 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $1900.29
Mail-in rebates -$10.00
Total $1890.29
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-01 14:39 EDT-0400
  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

For 1080p gaming/work, the 1080 is ridiculously overkill.

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

i was thinking for future proof and vr ready. still too much? thanks for your input!

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