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Thread: LOOP UPGRADE / Build log on X58 w/ X5680@4.6GHZ w/ 1080TI@2100 = #1 ranked 3dmark X58

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    LOOP UPGRADE / Build log on X58 w/ X5680@4.6GHZ w/ 1080TI@2100 = #1 ranked 3dmark X58

    Liquid metal on the GPU and CPU... The works... I love that a 10 year old motherboard can still keep up (bootable m.2, USB3, etc. etc...! It is actually ranked #1 in 3dmarks for x58/1080ti combo

    Also: I put together a build/ rebuild video on you YouTube if you are into that kind of thing!
    Last edited by oRIDDLERo; 02-02-2019 at 09:39 PM.
    ||MY RIG PIX Here|| P4 3.2e @ 4015mhz Dual Prime Stable 24hr 1.57v 1ghz FSB 1:1
    Mods: ABIT IC7G Max2 - FET's Sinked-Capacitors Doubled-Vcore Droop Mod @ .012
    Power: Enermax 460w +12v 33 Amps 12v @ 12.25 Unler Dual Prime load
    Mem: 2x Corsair PC4000 PRO 512MB @ 250mhz 2.5-4-4-5 1.8v
    Storage: 2 WD 36gb Raptor 10k in RAID 0
    Storage: 2 Maxtor Diamondmax 10 300gb / 16mb JBOD for now =/
    Video: Asus Radeon 9800XT 500/405 2V Core / 1.75v Mem (810)||Modded Vcore + VMem PIX Here||
    Cooling: CPU-Innovatek Innovacool 3/8" Upgraded /GPU-Innovatek Graph-O-Matic v3 3/8" /Chipset DD Maze 4 3/8"
    Temps CPU = 34c/40c GPU 34c/40 Chipset = 34c

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    Wow that thing is super sexy.

    What happened to the IC7G? ��

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    Very nice man !
    Sweet job on the video. So much work done and you did a fantastic job !

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    Lol, seems my future X58 upgrades will be worth it.

    How can eVGA x58 boot from M.2 tho? USB 3.0 I get, you can get add-on card.. but boot from nVme is kinda difficult to pull from X58? (mostly no go in natural BIOS state, unless you got UEFI) Ofc I know you can boot up via loader, is it what you are using?
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    I'm curious about this as well. It would breathe some life into a lot of older rigs if this is a universal trick that's easy to pull off.
    Beautiful build, btw. I love seeing old hardware brought to life.
    You must [not] advance.

    Current Rig: i7 4790k @ stock (**** TIM!) , Zotac GTX 1080 WC'd 2214mhz core / 5528mhz Mem, Asus z-97 Deluxe


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    I Upgraded as far as a Intel Core i7-6700K
    and then it just got a touch to much for me to keep upgrading and went the Xeon 5675 way

    Asus P6T Deluxe V2 X58 User here and going to try(looking for some more info) the booting m.2 thing as well

    Nice job fellow X58'er

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    lovin it!
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