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About WhisperingKnickers

  • Title
    Westmere Xeon Advocate
  • Birthday 1996-08-13


  • CPU
    (x2) Xeon X5690 @ 4.0Ghz (4.033) 12c/24t
  • Motherboard
    EVGA Classified Super Record 2 (EVGA SR-2)
  • RAM
    48Gb (12x4Gb) ECC Server DDR3
  • GPU
    MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6GB
  • Case
    Modded NZXT S340
  • Storage
    Samsung 850 EVO 500Gb and a 2Tb 7200RPM HDD
  • PSU
    XFX 750W PRO Black Edition
  • Display(s)
    24" Acer G246HL
  • Cooling
    Noctua NH-U12DXi4 and a Noctua NH-U9DXi4
  • Keyboard
    Corsair Gaming K70 LUX RGB MX Browns
  • Mouse
    Logitech G600
  • Sound
    Sennheiser HD558; Sound card:Creative Sound Blaster Audigy FX 5.1 Sound Card with 600 ohm Headphone Amp; Logitech Z506 75 watts RMS 5.1 Surround Sound Speakers
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro

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  • Gender
  • Location
    Near Bellingham Washington
  • Occupation
    Marketing Specialist, I advertise

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  1. My parents don’t allow me to get a PC

    This is not good advice
  2. Torn between the two

    If you are going for 1080p gameplay I would go for the 1070ti system because a 1070ti is already more than enough for 1080p and a 1080 would be even more overkill. Also the 1070ti system has a better cpu so considering you are already good for games the bonus cpu power could be beneficial in other things you decide to do
  3. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    Nice! I bought mine for $250! Though the shipping was $80
  4. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    Very cool! that is pretty good! I am hoping to also hit 4.5 with my system once I finish my cooling system. It is a really good speed to hit Have you run cinebench?
  5. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    I have seen this yes, I don't know why it does it but it has done the same thing for my system

    Nice rig! Also this is what you were looking for
  7. Dual Xeon 5150 for PUBG

    Like others have said the clock speed is a little slow but yeah it could run it. Also you earn brownie points for wanting a dual socket system
  8. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    Are you in the US? If so shipping would be pretty cheap
  9. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    Yeah Bronze isn't preferable but if you can find one on sale it would still be good, form what I hear they are quality power supplies despite being bronze rated. If you are interested, after I test my new psu I would be up for selling the 750W gold rated one that I have. Here is a link to a description: http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/xfx-pro-750-w-black-edition-full-modular-power-supply-review/
  10. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    Unless you are going 4-way SLI you should be good. The x series xeons use a lot of power when overclocked but you should be okay with 550w on a good psu. Until this morning I have been running two of the x5690 in my system and I have had them overclocked all on a 750W psu. The reason I am no longer using that psu is because it does fall short when overclocking two xeons along with a water pump and some other things. Regardless, the cx550m should be plenty for a single socket system
  11. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    @Intelfreak I'm sorry to hear about your loss! that is really unfortunate
  12. General X58 Xeon/i7 discussion

    You can always send me your system for "testing"
  13. Google home connected to bluetooth speakers

    It kind of sounds like you haven't tried it yet. Just try and see what happens.
  14. EVGA Super Record 2 build facelift Lian-Li PC-08

    Oh nice those templates will be a life saver! Also I think I have bits that I can use for the screw holes but I will need to get that big hole saw
  15. EVGA Super Record 2 build facelift Lian-Li PC-08

    It didn't occur to me that I would just need to drill holes for the fans a mounts, I was thinking I would need to cut out a rectangle for the whole rad lol