Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Home Built System OS Windows 8.1 Pro 64 Bit CPU Intel Core 2 Quad Q9450 2.66Ghz, Overclocked to 3.3Ghz Motherboard Gigabyte GA-EX38-DS5 Memory 8GB XMS2 4GB DDR2 PC2-8500 Graphics Card Gigabyte 660GTX 2GB Monitor(s) Displays Samsung SMS27B970D Screen Resolution 2560x1440
PSU Corsair 520HX Case Antec P182 Cooling Zalman 9700NT Hard Drives 1xSAMSUNG SSD 840 Pro Series Basic 2.5" - 512 GB - Boot drive
2xSamsung Spinpoint F1 750GB Internet Speed 12Mb/s Other Info I did a fresh format and install of Windows 8 64 Bit Pro. Sorry but I couldn't live without a start button so I have installed the Start8 start menu which is great. I try sometimes not to use it but find metro frustrating to find programs as I have many. I will use Metro for apps only and desktop of serious computing.
Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Studio XPS 9100 OS Windows 10 Pro 64 bit CPU intel i7 920 @ 2.67 GHz Motherboard Dell Memory 24 Gig Graphics Card ATI Radeon HD 5670 Sound Card Internal Monitor(s) Displays 23" Flat Screen HDMI Screen Resolution 1366 x 768
Keyboard US USB Mouse USB PSU 550-W Case Mid Cooling Fans Hard Drives Samsung EVO 850 250 GB SSD
2 Seagate internal 1TB
WD external 3TB USB 3
WD external 2TB USB 3 Internet Speed 3.84 Mbps Download .44 Mbps Upload Browser IE11 Antivirus MS Defender Other Info Liteon DVD wrighter
Liteon BD drive
Intel have said there will be no USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Driver from them, and that its down to MS to provide one. There is another thread on here with the solution. There are hacked Windows 7 drivers and instructions on how to install them. It works perfectly.