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nicklmg

The $100,000 PC LIVES!

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Holy balls Yasss! Been waiting for this for ages :)


"If I don't seem to laugh very often, it will be because I sold my soul for good money." - Me 2019

 

My Rig:

Xeon E5 1680 V2 @ 4.4GHz - Asus Rampage Extreme IV - 16GB = 8 x 2GB Samsung 1333MHz Dimms - 2 x GTX 1080 HP OEM - DeepCool E-Shield E-ATX Tempered Glass Case - 1 x 480GB Kingston A400 SSD 1 x 1TB Seagate 7200rpm Drive - EVGA 750W GQ Gold+ Rating - 3 x Acer Nitro 23.8" 1080p 75Hz IPS 1ms Freesync Panels = NVidia Surround @ 75Hz - Akasa Venom R20 240 RGB Cooler & 5 x 120mm silent fans - BlueFinger Mechanical Keyboard - Corsair Glaive RGB Pro - Peppermint OS 64-Bit

 

Portable Devices: 

Dell Precision M6700 17" Workstation Laptop - Dell Latitude E6330 13" Business Laptop - Huawei Honor 9 Phone - Nintendo Switch

 

Screenshots of games I play

 

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I am an Audiophile, therefore I share the below info with you:

Headphone set up: Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro's - Little Dot Valve Pre-amp with upgraded shenanigans

Speaker Setup: 2 x Beovox 1001 speakers & Akai AM-M11 audio amp - Behringer XM8500 Microphone with UM-2 Pre-amp - Marshall Major 2 portable headphones

Homemade custom Audio: TurtleBeach Earforce X11 cans with QiGOM 260Ω 40mm drivers (Studio grade sounding now)

 

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The least you could do for those who want to catch up is link the old 2-3 videos that covered this topic. its not in the description nor in the tiles.  

here's a fan made playlist : 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEX56sejvHB1cmrydC_fdhSi6GUocuqlKhttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEX56sejvHB1cmrydC_fdhSi6GUocuqlK

 


 

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24 minutes ago, nicklmg said:

 

Still waiting for the $10 PC


Primary PC:

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CPU: Intel® Xeon® X5675 @ 4.62 GHz 1.4V Motherboard: ASUS P6X58-E WS (BCLK: 201 MHz) CPU Cooler: NZXT HAVIK 140 & Noctua NA-SRC10 RAM: Crucial DDR3-1606 8-11-11-28 (2x4GB) GPU: ASUS GeForce® GTX 770 DirectCU II 2GB (Core Clock: 1250 MHz, Memory Clock: 3505 MHz) SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 2.5" 1TB (W10 Pro) HDD: WD Green 3.5" 1TB (7.2K RPM) PSU: Corsair AX860i & White CableMod ModFlex™ Cables Case: Fractal Design Meshify C TG (White) Fans: Intake: 1x Dynamic X2 GP-12, Exhaust: 1x Dynamic X2 GP-12 Monitor: Samsung S24D390 23.4" 1080p 60Hz 250 nit PLS (OC'd to 75Hz) Keyboard: Logitech G710+ (Cherry MX Browns) Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum Mouse Pad: Steelseries QcK Racing Wheel: Logitech G27 & Six-Speed Shifter Audio: Bose SoundSport In-Ear Headphones (Charcoal) CPU-Z

Primary Laptop:

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Model: Apple MacBook Pro 13" 2019 (Silver, Touch Bar, 2x TB3 Ports) CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-8257U @ 1.4 GHz RAM: LPDDR3-2133 (8GB) GPU: Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 645 SSD: NVME PCIe 256GB Display: 13.3" 2560x1600 60Hz 500 nit IPS Battery: 58.2 Wh dbrand Skins: Trackpad (White Marble) & Palmrest (Hyperblack Titanium) Audio: Apple AirPods Pro

Secondary PC:

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CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-950 @ 3.07 GHz 1.2V Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R (BCLK: 135 MHz) CPU Cooler: Corsair Hydro Series™ H50 RAM: Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 8-8-8-20 (3x2GB) & Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3-1600 8-8-8-20 (1x4GB) GPU: ATI Radeon™ HD 5850 1GB (Core Clock: 725 MHz, Memory Clock: 1000 MHz) SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 2.5" 1TB (W10 Pro) PSU: HP 500W Unit Case: Corsair 100R Monitor: LG 24GL600F 23.6" 1080p 144Hz 300 nit TN FreeSync CPU-Z

Secondary Laptop:

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Model: ASUS ROG G750JW CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-4700HQ @ 3.4 GHz RAM: DDR3-1600 11-11-11-28 (3x4GB) GPU: NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 765M SSD: SanDisk SSD Plus 2.5" 120GB (W10 Pro) HDD: Toshiba 2.5" 750GB (5.4K RPM) Display: 17.3" 1080p 60Hz 350 nit TN Monitor: Dell E2418HN 24" 1080p 60Hz 250 nit IPS Battery: 88 Wh Mouse: Logitech MK235 Audio: Beats Studio3 Wireless (Midnight Black)

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Wouldn't this have been simpler by just using Remote Desktop Services with USB Passthrough? There are settings for limiting each remote sessions maximum hardware utilization.


Main Gaming PC - i7 5820K @ 4.5GHz 1.25V - EVGA Hybrid 1070ti 2100Mhz Boost 8Ghz Mem.- MSI X99 SLI Krait - Corsair H115i - GSkill Ripjaws V 3000MHz - HX850i - Samsung 840 Pro 120GB SSD - Samsung 850 Evo 512GB - Toshiba 3TB 7200RPM HD - Phanteks P400S

 

Laptop - HP Spectre x360 15t -  i7 8705G - Vega M GL - 16GB DDR4 - 512GB NVME - Windows 10

 

Smart Phones - iPhone X - 64GB, AT&T, iOS 12 iPhone 6 : 16gb, AT&T, iOS 12 iPhone 4 : 16gb, AT&T Go Phone, iOS 7.1.1 Jailbroken. iPhone 3G : 8gb, AT&T Go Phone, iOS 4.2.1 Jailbroken.

 

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9 minutes ago, alex.vyverman said:

What hypervisor is this system running?

Unraid, It's actually not designed for stuff like this, but hey it works!

It's for like consumer/small businesses that want a bunch of storage and maybe a few VM's or docker containers.

Cheap too imo. (not free, but worth the money)


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7 minutes ago, samcool55 said:

Unraid, It's actually not designed for stuff like this, but hey it works!

It's for like consumer/small businesses that want a bunch of storage and maybe a few VM's or docker containers.

Cheap too imo. (not free, but worth the money)

Strange choice, but I've been doing similar stuff with Freenas, so I get the idea.
Thx

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Ah excellent, Linus drops and damages a $10000 xeon platinum.

Just as expected.


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How hard did he drop the processor that he damaged a memory channel?

I mean, if they had pins on the processor, I understand. But they are pretty much monolithic. 

Are you sure there isn't just grease or other debris on the pads? Or motherboard had bad pins?

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Just curious, what is that "cheap" standing desk? Asking for a friend. 

@nicklmg thanks!


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Somebody please make him a dual or quad socket Threadripper 2 motherboard!


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2 hours ago, BachChain said:

Did they ever explain why they didn't just use a system like the one they featured in Holy Balls ep 5. Presumably that would be better suited for this.

Or maybe something like in episode 10: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8leyqlRo1O8.

It would have to have more PCI-e slots though.


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-The light at the end of the tunnel is the headlamp of an oncoming train.

-Celibacy is not hereditary.

-If everything seems to be going well you obviously have no idea what's going on.

-Never argue with a fool, people might not know the difference.

-A shortcut is the longest distance between two points.

-Everyone has a scheme for getting rich that will not work.

 

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This. Now all he needs to do is find a way to plug in all his GPUs, those "PCI-E 3.0 x40 Ultra Risers" look promising.


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-The light at the end of the tunnel is the headlamp of an oncoming train.

-Celibacy is not hereditary.

-If everything seems to be going well you obviously have no idea what's going on.

-Never argue with a fool, people might not know the difference.

-A shortcut is the longest distance between two points.

-Everyone has a scheme for getting rich that will not work.

 

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Linus, dont hire 6 editors to use this machine... get a KVM switch and get one super human efficient editor


Can Anybody Link A Virtual Machine while I go download some RAM?

 

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@LinusTech, please, for the love of Dawkins, put that steel lathe/cutter to good use & capitalise on @AlexTheGreatish's wizardry to create a proper case for this frankensteinian monster. You could make it the centre-piece in your LAN centre for which the displays and peripherals could surround it.


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Tyan make some pretty amazing server and workstation gear. My most recent build was with their Thunder HX workstation - it's the only tower form-factor system out that can accommodate FIVE DEDICATED GPU's (one for display, four for work). Paired with an external res and radiator setup it's the ultimate high-end system short of a full rack-mount setup.

 

As for getting that 11 slot board into a case, just get a 4U server chassis and shove it all into spare rack space. It'll look a lot more elegant than trying to cram it inside a CaseLabs chassis and also occupy just a minimal footprint.

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Not sure if it has been discussed already, but Is this system meant for LTX 2019?

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The music in this video is horrible. I feel like I'm hanging out at a terrible lounge bar after I've just seen a terrible fashion show.


Be patient.

Just because a new product has come out, it doesn't mean that your thing is suddenly performing worse than it was when you bought it.

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