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Scoutingnugget

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    Germany

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    i5-3570k
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    8 GB
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    GTX 960

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  1. Scoutingnugget

    Raspberry Pi 3 B Power Help

    I runned my Pi 3 with a 1A once, so I think you should be fine
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    HDDs for a home NAS

    Thanks for your feedback, and dont worry I have multiple Backups on external drives. And I will soon put a encrypted Backup in the cloud. @Scheer Your idea sounds interesting, I will look into it.
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    WQHD vs 4K monitor?

    I would recommend getting a WQHD (1440p) Monitor with 144Hz and maybe FreeSync. Linus did a video about this a short while ago:
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    HDDs for a home NAS

    Thanks for your feedback, I think I'm gonna go with three or four WD Blues in RAID then.
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    how do i download centos?

    http://vault.centos.org/ you can download pretty much every version here, just select the version you want, click on iso and go from there
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    High end PC extremely slow in every single task?

    Sounds stupid, but I had the problem with a friend of mine. Is the Monitor plugged into the graphics card or the mainboard video?
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    HDDs for a home NAS

    Hi guys, I'm planning to build myself a NAS for home. I'm using some old PC parts and a silent case for it, because it keeps the cost down, but I don't want to reuse my old 1TB HDDs. Therefore I want to buy probably three 4TB HDDs. But about this there are two things that do confuse me: 1. Why are most of the 4TB drives just 5400 RPM? I thought 7200 RPM is pretty normal nowadays. And will I be fine with 5400 RPM drives or is it worth it to spend extra to get 7200 RPM? I'm not doing heavy stuff on the NAS, just accesing my files (picutres/music/etc) and streaming media (videos, mostly Full-HD). 2. Should I invest in special NAS Drives (like the WD Red)? Because its a heavy bump in price. For example, for the price of three WD Red 4TB I could literally buy four WD Blue 4TB. Is the advantage of the WD Red so much bigger? I had some really old refurbished 1TB WD Blues in my Home Server for a few years and none of them broke. In my whole life just one HDD failed on me (a really old seagate). I would love to hear your advice and oppinions. Greetings Philip
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    CPU that goes well with a H170 Mobo

    I would buy it from a college with 8GB of RAM and a Cooler for 50€.. Even with an H170 Chipset it is a pretty good deal
  9. Hey guys, What do you think is a good CPU to go with an H170 Mainboard? I was thinking about an 6600k, but I would loose the Overclocking Capability (or dont? a college said he could overclock with it a little, dunno why). Price budget would be around 200€. I would use it mainly for gaming
  10. Hey Guys, I have a quation, I get a Z170 Motherboard very cheap and need a new CPU to go with it. But should I buy an i5 - 6600k or spend 20€ more and get an i5 - 7600k? I think that the 7600k should work with it, but how well and is it worth the trouble where I maybe need to borrow a Skylake CPU to update the BIOS? Im curious to hear your oppinion! Greetings from Germany Philip
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    Enough Airflow for GPU in High-End-Build?

    Nice, thank you!
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    Enough Airflow for GPU in High-End-Build?

    I'm building it for a friend and he is a bit picky about the Case... And a really big case would be overkill and would seem empty I think...
  13. Hey there, so I am planning a High-End-Build: Product Price CPU: Intel Core i7 7700K 359,45 € Cooler: NZXT Kraken X62 159,85 € Motherboard: Asus ROG Strix Z270F 177,85 € RAM: 32GB G.Skill Trident Z RGB DDR4-3000 308,63 € GPU: 11GB Asus GeForce GTX 1080 Ti ROG Strix OC 869,00 € Case: NZXT Source S340 Elite 99,45 € PSU: 750 Watt Corsair RMx Series RM750x Modular 80+ Gold 109,85 € Storage: 256GB Samsung SM961 M.2 127,85 € HDD: 2000GB Seagate Desktop HDD 69,85 € LED: PHANTEKS RGB LED-Stip Combo Set 14,90 € Fan: Aer, RGB LED-Lüfter mit HUE+ LED-Controller - 140mm 89,90 € SUM 2.386,58 € But I have one concern, when I mount the rad in the front with a push/pull config, will there be enough airflow to cool the 1080 Ti? I want to use the 2 Fans in the Top left corner to exhaust. Jayztwocents said that the thermal of this perticular 1080 Ti are impressiv, but he tested on an open-air-testbench, so what about a closed case with a non blower-style-Graphics Card? I hope you can help me ^^ Greeting Baka P.S.: If you see something off in this build feel free to mention it ^^
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    How can I monitor my GPU Throttling?

    I didnt use any overclock on my GPU, but I will try with Heaven, I just stressed it with Aida 64. I will try and watch at my core, thank you!
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    How can I monitor my GPU Throttling?

    I installed Aida64 and noticed the CPU Throttling Graph in the System Stability TEst, but I cant find where I can get such a graph for GPU Throttling. How can I monitor if my GPU is throttling? I have MSI Afterburner installed, my GPU Usage is going up and down really fast, but my temps are 50 C°. So I dont know whats going on.
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