Thread: i7 watercooled
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Old December 9, 2009, 09:57 AM
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Originally Posted by SugarJ View Post
1st thing. You've got a LGA1156 chip and a LGA1366 board. If you want to use the i7 860 or lower, you need a P55 chipset board. The only CPU's that currently go in the X58 boards are the i7 900 series.

What's your planned use for this machine? The GPU is low end for a gaming machine.

Noticed the chip issue shortly after I posted. I don't do much gaming; the PC is for general use. I guess I am mainly building it of the experience. What would be a step up in the GPU department?
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