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Questions on next vr build.

kwaka
Level 7
Looking to build my next pc and looking for advice and answers.
Will use the same thread rather than create one per question.

Building to run Oculus Rift. Not intending to overclock hugely at the start as new to it all and buying hardware so can in future.

Build...

Intel - Core i7-7700K 4.2GHz Quad-Core Processor (Purchased)
Asus - STRIX Z270F ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (Purchased)
NZXT-Kraken X62 Liquid CPU Cooler OR Corsair 280mm rad ???
Corsair - Vengeance RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory OR G.Skill - Trident Z RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory???
Samsung - 960 EVO 250GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive
Samsung - 850 EVO-Series 500GB 2.5" Solid State Drive
Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (Purchased)
ASUS-GeForce GTX STRIX-GTX1080TI-O11G-GAMING.
Corsair - RMx 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply
NZXT - S340 Elite ATX Mid Tower Case (Black). For VR front io hdmi output.

Comments/suggestions welcome.

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Few questions.

16GB RGB Memory....Corsair or G.Skills? and what frequency 3000 or 3200?
AIO Cooler. HZXT or Corsair? Concerns about Kraken loose fit and CAM buggy software. If Corsair, which model? H115i - H110i GTX or other variants?
Also is my chosen PSU ok?


Thanks for advice / comments or criticism in advance.

Kwaka

ps ..please be patient for my replies as am a busy man at work and only get to read replies evenings mostly.
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Chino
Level 15
I would go with Corsair. I've been using their RAM on this platform and it works without hiccups. If price isn't a big difference, grab the DDR4-3200 kit. Performance wise, both H110i and H115i are pretty close.