• insane_metalist’s Activity
  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Metro: Last light is pissing me off. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    SLI here and it runs beautifully.Try disabling SLI and see what happens.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Advise on 4 to 8 cores. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    You could build this.ORBuy something like this or this.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Will 8 core goodness ever drop in price? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @evildead6789 said: @PredatorRules said: @evildead6789 said: hd 7870 xtOk, to how much degrees does it gets on heavy load long gaming sessions?@evildead6789 said: With a 80 dollar coolerThat weig...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Will 8 core goodness ever drop in price? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @evildead6789 said: @PredatorRules said: @evildead6789 said: @groowagon said: Xeons are always gonna cost like hell. we'll see cheaper 8-cores once they make desktop i7-versions of them. not comin...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Spent an entire day with Windows 8 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I used it a little on my laptop and wasn't a big fan. I replaced my mobo recently and got 8 Pro with it, updated it to 8.1 and am actually starting to like it. I still love 7 though.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Advise on 4 to 8 cores. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @Sleepyz: Because Intel's quad core beats AMD's 8 core CPUs.Go with 4670K or 4770K but for gaming you really don't need a 4770K. That would be a waste of money. You can invest more money into a monst...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic I need an Upgrade, Babeh! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @BattleSpectre said: @insane_metalist: You're just teasing me with your setup, thanks for nothing.lol SLI 780ti is only for benchmarking, nothing important for gaming, unless yo...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic I need an Upgrade, Babeh! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @BattleSpectre said:@insane_metalist: You're just teasing me with your setup, thanks for nothing.You're welcome mang.You could have used more money towards your setup instead of buying two consoles....

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic I need an Upgrade, Babeh! on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @BattleSpectre said:GTX 760 or 770 sounds good. I play at 1080p so what GB card would you recommend? Also if I go for the i7 3770K what mobo would pair nicely with it?You don't need an i7 for gaming....

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Replaced mobo (can't believe Z87 Extreme6 only worked for 3 months... So got a MSI Z87 GD65 Gaming and new CPU cooler (I couldn't decide whether to get one of the Noctua's or Cooler Master V8 GTS). I...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @horgen said: @insane_metalist: You should have gotten your money back if it went that quickly. How well does the 4770K OC compared to the 4670K?I sold 4770K instead since, I got it for dirt cheap! I...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @horgen said: Nice to see someone else with water cooling :DThough a 120mm rad is not enough when you add the GPU to it. :P Why do corsair not have an AX1050 PSU? It's quite a big jump from 850 to 12...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Showcase your rigs. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Backplates came in, installed!I have good enough airflow for these two.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic DDR4 vs DDR3 for gaming? Should I wait or just buy my dream pc now? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    4 months old.. you really had to bump it?

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Help with CPU Temps on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    My FX-8120 in my secondary rig idles @ 27C-32C. That's with a $30 heatsink.

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic SLI GTX 680 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @04dcarraher said: @PredatorRules said: @insane_metalist said: @PredatorRules said: @horgen123 said: @PredatorRules: Mobo supports it, PSU is big enough( Corsair AX 750W)... I am still unsure thou...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic SLI GTX 680 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @PredatorRules said: @horgen123 said: @PredatorRules: Mobo supports it, PSU is big enough( Corsair AX 750W)... I am still unsure though..Why is this decision so hard?!?!!?Depends on the CPU, if you'v...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread - How do you rank against other GS users? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I was running 4.5GHz @ 1.26 which is surprisingly pretty good!After installing my second 780 Ti, temps went up a bit (I didn't feel comfortable with them). Two GPUs are an oven. So I clocked it down ...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic SLI GTX 680 on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    While I had my 760s in SLI for couple of months, I have not had one problem what's so ever! I did not experience any microstuttering. Nvidia has been doing a pretty amazing job with drivers. In matter...

  • insane_metalist posted a message in the forum topic Benchmark Thread - How do you rank against other GS users? on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    Earlier when I got my 4670K, I remember, I couldn't get it past 4.2GHz for some reason?I just played around and got it perfectly stable at 4.5GHz (I did change some cooling and added X2 140mm noctua N...