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by stv
Mon Jan 17, 2011 1:14 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: AMD Athlon II X3: An Affordable Compromise
Replies: 11
Views: 4729

Re: AMD Athlon II X3: An Affordable Compromise

excelent review ... i just wanna share this link from xbitlabs http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/mainboards/display/asus-m4a88t-i-deluxe_6.html#sect1 the idle power Consumption for the athlon II "e" series seems to be lower ... in xbitlabs review all the system (4250 igp) just 26.5 watts @ idle my sy...
by stv
Tue Nov 09, 2010 11:40 am
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: Silverstone SG05, AMD X3, Asus M4A88T-I, Geminii
Replies: 2
Views: 5581

Re: Silverstone SG05, AMD X3, Asus M4A88T-I, Geminii

nice system... it looks so clean!!1 :mrgreen:
by stv
Thu Oct 14, 2010 7:10 am
Forum: Quiet Prebuilt, SFF and Barebones Systems
Topic: ITX HTPC case/mobo based on Athlon 235e?
Replies: 2
Views: 2247

Re:

Motherboard - wait for this : http://www.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=jGAoIFEziW5sPYy7&templete=2 excelent MB i have one, i am running it with a phenom II 550 BE... excelent fan control and really great options in bios for overclock/underclock, voltajes... i have to say this little demon has everythi...
by stv
Wed Jun 09, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: J&W MINIX 890GX-USB3 Mini-ITX Motherboard
Replies: 13
Views: 8222

what about price??? i am wating for any itx-board that can suppot a full pci-e 2.0... which comes first :lol: after read the Sapphire IPC-AM3DD785G review on x-bit lab the simplicity of the bios isnt a problem... sapphire could relase a better bios later (hope so) btw ryboto... you wrote in all foru...
by stv
Sun Mar 23, 2008 4:11 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

thanks for comments ntavlas i have a zalman fan controller but at this moment I am not using it...I believe that really I do not need it, I am running the 120mm intake fan and another 80mm fan (in front of the gpu) with 5v adapters (The adapter that comes with the seasonic psu) about HDD... i remove...
by stv
Tue Mar 18, 2008 4:21 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

long time ago since last post i did a "little" upgrades :D i change rear fan and take off the rear grill a 120MM Scythe Slipstream 1200 @ 1000 rpm http://img211.imageshack.us/img211/6964/imagen49sf2.th.jpg i replace my 7600gts with a sapphire HD3850 Ultimte Edition http://img211.imageshack.us/img211...
by stv
Fri Jul 13, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: 2.5" vs. 3.5"
Replies: 23
Views: 8378

hi lor77 Thanks for the link I was thinking about 2 segate momentus 7200.2 80GB to run in RAID 0, it has a Single platter... and are fast!!!! At this moment i have 2 segate barracuda 80Gb in raid 0, i feel an increase in performance when boot win vista and loading some games vs a single drive... Ind...
by stv
Thu Jul 12, 2007 1:08 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: 2.5" vs. 3.5"
Replies: 23
Views: 8378

lor77 wrote:Yes of course and they can run in raid.
Actually this is my next plan for the future.
Getting two 2.5 hd and running them in raid 0.
:D and now this is my plan too
by stv
Thu Jul 12, 2007 12:35 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: 2.5" vs. 3.5"
Replies: 23
Views: 8378

2.5 drives can run in RAID 0????
by stv
Wed Apr 11, 2007 9:42 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: Finally finished my build.
Replies: 28
Views: 14952

hi nice pics!!! great video card!!!! .... i will wait a little more for a dx10 video card the duct looks interesting and mus work fine yes i think you should list your asrock mobo here ...do a combo with the TT Big Typhoon 8) i have a opteron 165 too... at full load @2200 max temp 55 ºC your cpu te...
by stv
Mon Apr 09, 2007 1:17 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: Finally finished my build.
Replies: 28
Views: 14952

nice system!!!

you are selling a dual sata II
i see your post in other forum :D
by stv
Sat Apr 07, 2007 9:40 am
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: HDD Elastic Suspension... Show your pics!
Replies: 446
Views: 955271

hi
this is my alphonos version

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by stv
Sat Apr 07, 2007 9:31 am
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

hi long time sinse my last post i had a DIY fan conectors and a messing with fan cables i added a zalman fan controller http://img363.imageshack.us/img363/5976/002ai0.th.jpg Now that means of mounting the 80mm fan in front of the video card is just plain clever. I wish I'd thought of that -- I've go...
by stv
Sun Jan 14, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Please help recommend a CPU cooling solution for me
Replies: 5
Views: 2901

hi i am running a scythe katana CU for a opteron 165 in a asrock dual sata 2 at stock speed : idle 37 ºC full load 44-46ºC @2800 (311*9) idle 42 ºC full load 58-61ºC about noise... it has a fan speed knob for a pci slot fan at 2500 rpm is the loudest thing in my system but at 1300 rpm is is inau...
by stv
Thu Dec 28, 2006 11:27 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

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by stv
Mon Dec 18, 2006 7:01 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

last upgrade.... opty 165

i am waiting for my new opteron 165

i will post pics soon....
by stv
Thu Dec 14, 2006 2:47 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: New PSU Calculator - Watts and 12V amps
Replies: 24
Views: 12126

excelent!!!!!
by stv
Thu Nov 30, 2006 3:55 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: NEW AMD PLATAFORM!!!1 AMD IS CRAZY!!!!!1
Replies: 15
Views: 6058

sorry about the caps!!111 :oops: i was working.... and post quick.... is interesting this new system... is try of AMD to reach intel performance until next year that AMD launch new 65nm K8L micro-architecture and reach better performance-per-wat than intel core duo 2... this mean more cooler cpus an...
by stv
Thu Nov 30, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: fans conections.....are safe??????????
Replies: 8
Views: 4657

thanks centie

i am fron Costa Rica

a little contry in Central America

i don't think i cant find here....
but maybe i can find something like that :D
by stv
Thu Nov 30, 2006 12:08 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: NEW AMD PLATAFORM!!!1 AMD IS CRAZY!!!!!1
Replies: 15
Views: 6058

NEW AMD PLATAFORM!!!1 AMD IS CRAZY!!!!!1

http://www.tomshardware.com/2006/11/30/ ... page7.html

http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/cpu/di ... fx_13.html

I DONT SEE I GAIN IN PERFORMANCE OVER NEW INTEL CPU
TO MUCH HEAT... TO MAY FANS.... TO MUCH POWER!!!1
SILENT????? JAJAJAJAJAJ


WHAT DOU THINK?????
by stv
Thu Nov 30, 2006 10:15 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: fans conections.....are safe??????????
Replies: 8
Views: 4657

thanks disphenoidal you are right i'm afraid when i read this Caution! There are people, who will say "You can't feed current back into your power-supply" and they are right! If you plug something between the 12V and 5V lead, you have to be absolutely sure, that no current is fed back into the PSU. ...
by stv
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:39 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: fans conections.....are safe??????????
Replies: 8
Views: 4657

thanks for the replies

Bluefront you have a good point
a cheap fan controler can do a better work...
but i do not want spent more money...

my PSU is a seasonic s12 380

Sunbeam Rheobus can do the the task....

any advice about cheap fan controlers??????????????'
by stv
Tue Nov 28, 2006 8:44 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: fans conections.....are safe??????????
Replies: 8
Views: 4657

fans conections.....are safe??????????

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i have 3 fans conected to same molex:
- one have the 7 volt trick
- two at 5 volt

the system runs fine... but i want to be sure
one never knows

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by stv
Fri Nov 24, 2006 12:23 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: My fairly silent Thermaltake system
Replies: 4
Views: 2849

nice case!!!!!!!

do you have problems with the sata cables conectors in hard disk and the window?????????'
by stv
Fri Nov 24, 2006 12:09 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

like we say : "pura vida" MC FLMJIG
"pure life"= all things fine

:D jejeje and yes to many beautiful women....

i will wait until the next order to shop the
yate loons fans ... Good, cheap and i hope silent fans

thanks
by stv
Thu Nov 23, 2006 8:24 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

one more fan

thanks for the reply mcbanjo i was reading some post about fans maybe a yate loon fan... i wanna down the video card temp!!!1 i add old 80mm zalman at 5v to cool down the video heatsinks http://img182.imageshack.us/img182/3189/imagen2qd7.jpg http://img208.imageshack.us/img208/2127/imagen3kj7.jpg idl...
by stv
Tue Nov 21, 2006 8:49 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

video upgrade

video upgrade!!! a week ago arrive my evga 7600 gt i will use an old Passive VGA Cooler (Tt CL-G0003 ) the idle temp 52-54 ºc full load remp 70-72 ºc installing the vga cooler http://img84.imageshack.us/img84/4576/imagen9jc2.jpg http://img84.imageshack.us/img84/5797/imagen10aj6.jpg a DIY 2 fan con...
by stv
Thu Nov 09, 2006 3:51 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

thanks DJD i want to add another hard disk later.... yeserday stop the front and cpu fan the rear fan has the hum sound i taked off ... and add soft mounts .... the hum sound down but still i can hear it maybe the design of the grill cause the sound because i take off the front grill and it is so qu...
by stv
Wed Nov 01, 2006 10:27 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)
Replies: 15
Views: 12272

upgrade ... HD3850 Ultimate Edition (see down)

hi!!! this my original system (1º try of silent pc) :D http://www.silentpcreview.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=33342&highlight= the mainboard, cpu, memory and hd are the same but i do a little overclock and some modifications Amd 64 3200 venice @ 2600 2*512 value Kingston ddr 400 @ 416 katana cu (volt...
by stv
Fri Oct 27, 2006 1:53 pm
Forum: System Advice / Troubleshooting
Topic: question about AM2 vs 939
Replies: 14
Views: 4672

i do not see to much diference in price and in performance ... socket 939 is a mature cpu ... but it works very cool you can save money conserving your ram and can buy a good pasive video card like a gigabyte 7600 pci-e the video card is one... if no the most loud component in a pc .... (taking away...