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No budget limit - what would you build?


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#1
Assuming you had absolutely no budget limit for a PC build right now, what would you buy?
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    CPU
    Intel Core i7 4790k @ 4.6 GHz
    Motherboard
    MSI Z97 U3 Plus
    Memory
    8 GB 1333 MHz DDR3
    Graphics Card(s)
    AMD Radeon R9 285 (2 GB GDDR5), and Intel HD 4600
    Sound Card
    Integrated HD audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    ASUS VW246H 24.6 inch
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080 (natve)
    Hard Drives
    512 GB Crucial SSD (SATA-III)
    PSU
    800W NZXT PP-800
    Case
    CoolerMaster HAF 932 Advanced Edition (Steel fulltower)
    Cooling
    Liqtech 240
    Keyboard
    Razer Lycosa
    Mouse
    Logitech G35
    Internet Speed
    11 Mbps download
    Browser
    Mozilla Firefox
    Antivirus
    AVG free (and common sense :P)
#2
Well, here you go:

MOBO: EVGA / Gigabyte IvyBridge-Extreme CPU Board (Released when the CPU does)
CPU: IvyBridge-Extreme (Comes out within the next months)
RAM: 48GB - 96GB of RAM; DDR3 G.Skill
HDD: 2x 256GB SSD Drives
GFX: 4-Way SLI rockin' Titans
WC: Full Loop System to support the case.
CASE: CoolerMaster Cosmos II (Custom Side Panel).
PSU: 1300W Cooler Master Silent Pro (Own one, LOVE IT)


If I missed something let me know.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8 Pro 64bit
    CPU
    Intel Q9400 2.66Ghz
    Motherboard
    Gigabyte P43T-ES3G
    Memory
    G.Skill 4GB DDR3-1600
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVidia GeForce 560
    Sound Card
    On-Board
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer 21.5" Widescreen
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    160GB WD
    WD Caviar Black 640GB
    WD 500GB
    WD 1TB
    WD 1TB
    PSU
    OCZ GameXStream 600W
    Case
    Sunbeam Transformer Black
    Cooling
    Fan
    Keyboard
    Logitech G15 Keyboard (Original)
    Mouse
    Logitech MX518
    Internet Speed
    Fiber Optic

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#3
Assuming you had absolutely no budget limit for a PC build right now, what would you buy?
Well, something like this would be nice! :D

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My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Server 2012 / 8.0
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Home Built
    CPU
    Intel i7 QuadCore 3770k
    Motherboard
    Asrock Extreme 4
    Memory
    16GB Crucial Ballistix
    Graphics Card(s)
    intel embedded gpu
    Sound Card
    Sound Blaster Z
    Monitor(s) Displays
    AOC / Westinghouse
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    Plextor pcie msata
    PSU
    Rosewill Silent Night 500W Fanless / PicoPSU
    Case
    open bench - no case enclosure
    Cooling
    Silverstone HEO2 Passive Silent
    Keyboard
    logitech washable K310
    Mouse
    logitech wired
    Browser
    ie / maxthon
    Other Info
    Totally silent. No fans at all.
#4
Lexx

 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Gateway
    CPU
    AMD K140 Cores 2 Threads 2 Name AMD K140 Package Socket FT1 BGA Technology 40nm
    Motherboard
    Manufacturer Gateway Model SX2110G (P0)
    Memory
    Type DDR3 Size 8192 MBytes DRAM Frequency 532.3 MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    ATI AMD Radeon HD 7310 Graphics
    Sound Card
    AMD High Definition Audio Device Realtek High Definition Audio USB Audio Device
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Name 1950W on AMD Radeon HD 7310 Graphics Current Resolution 1366x768 pixels Work Resolution 1366x76
    Screen Resolution
    Current Resolution 1366x768 pixels Work Resolution 1366x768 pixels
    Hard Drives
    AMD K140
    Cores 2
    Threads 2
    Name AMD K140
    Package Socket FT1 BGA
    Technology 40nm
    Specification AMD E1-1200 APU with Radeon HD Graphics
    Family F
    Extended Family 14
    Model 2
    Extended Model 2
    Stepping 0
    Revision ON-C0
    Instruction
    Browser
    Opera 24.0
    Antivirus
    Avast Internet Security
#5
Lexx


Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic.
True, but the Ark survived its maiden voyage, Titanic sank. :p
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8 Pro 64bit
    CPU
    Intel Q9400 2.66Ghz
    Motherboard
    Gigabyte P43T-ES3G
    Memory
    G.Skill 4GB DDR3-1600
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVidia GeForce 560
    Sound Card
    On-Board
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer 21.5" Widescreen
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    160GB WD
    WD Caviar Black 640GB
    WD 500GB
    WD 1TB
    WD 1TB
    PSU
    OCZ GameXStream 600W
    Case
    Sunbeam Transformer Black
    Cooling
    Fan
    Keyboard
    Logitech G15 Keyboard (Original)
    Mouse
    Logitech MX518
    Internet Speed
    Fiber Optic

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#6
ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z, AMD FX-8350, 1 or 2 of what ever the latest and greatest ATI video card is, etc.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Asus
    CPU
    AMD Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition Deneb 3.7GHz
    Motherboard
    ASUS M4N68T-M V2 µATX Motherboard
    Memory
    8GB 4GBx2 Kingston PC10600 DDR3 1333 Memory
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVIDIA Geforce GT640 2 Gig DDR3 PCIe
    Sound Card
    VIA VT1708s High Definition Audio 8-channel Onboard
    Monitor(s) Displays
    22" LG E2242 1080p and 2 19" I-INC AG191D
    Screen Resolution
    1280x1024 - 1920x1080 - 1280x1024
    Hard Drives
    Crucial MX100 256 GB SSD and 500 GB WD Blue SATA
    PSU
    Thermaltake TR 620
    Case
    Power Up Black ATX Mid-Tower Case
    Cooling
    Stock heatsink fan
    Keyboard
    Logitech Wireless K350 Wave
    Mouse
    Logitech M570 Trackball and T650 TouchPad
    Internet Speed
    80 Mbps Down 30 Mbps Up
    Browser
    Internet Explorer 11
    Antivirus
    Windows Defender
    Other Info
    HP DVD1040e Lightscribe - External USB2

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