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Need Case Advice

Well my Xmas computer build has encountered another hurdle; the Corsair Obsidian 750D case from Amazon had to be sent back as the front face plate clips were broken and there was no mounting hardware included. So I am looking for other cases equivale...

D2Beetle by Level 7
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Project Phoenix v2

Hello fellow gamers,perhaps some of you may remember me from a couple years ago (2012) when i wanted to start this build here https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?25161-Project-Phoenix-build-advice. However shortly after deciding on all the har...

Ch3vr0n by Level 11
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Some advice needed

HI folks! Hope everyone is well and good! Been a while since I posted on here!After some quick advice with regards to 4k gaming monitors. My budget is going to be around £500 - what's the best 4k monitor I can get with that budget? Probably should me...

alyraver by Level 10
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Gaming Rig: Mobos and other stuff doubts

I'm replacing my 5 yo PC (i7 870) and some doubts arised while building my new gaming rig:- Asus Z170 PRO GAMING or Asus Maximus VIII HeroNot sure whats the difference, and PRO GAMING is 50€ cheaper. To me they seem almost the same.The thing is, I ha...

RAM size/slot configuration

HiI am about to install a pair of 8 Gig ram chips allongside the existing pair of 4 Gig RAM chips in my Maximus VII.Is it best to put both the 8 Gig chips in one channel and the 4 Gig chips in the other or to have a total of 12 Gigs in each channel?I...

New build can't post

New build of Maximus VIII Extreme, i7 6700k, Poseidon Platinum GeForce GTX 980Ti, G Skill Trident Z DDR4 3400 memory and Corsair AX 1200i. Have attempted first post and get Q-LED orange light with Q-code 99. All components are compatible. Bench teste...

paddler by Level 7
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Looking to choose between these two keyboards.

Hey everyone :)! I've just finished my first PC build around 2 months ago, and I've been looking to get the first set of upgrades.The first thing I thought I'd get was a new keyboard. The dedicated graphics card is still some months away (I'm waiting...

New i7 6700K Build

Will be building a new system and am looking for a bit of advice on some parts , I have ordered the i7 6700K from NCIX which is currently on backorder which gives me some time to research the other parts I need. I started planning on the upgrade a f...