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best things to do once new computer is built

#11bewtsPosted 12/28/2013 10:04:31 AM

Temperature Software (I use CPUID HW monitor)

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#12Pal 080Posted 12/28/2013 10:06:53 AM
temgun posted...
thatauthor posted...
From: temgun | Posted: 12/28/2013 10:12:40 AM | #003
OC the CPU since it's a K series. Check temperatures and make sure it's stable.

if the TC doesn't need to, why do it? it'll probably just stress the parts.

Uhh, the point of getting a K series Intel CPU is to OC it. If you don't plan to OC, then the non-K version of the CPU will do just fine.

There's no point in OC'ing though if it's not being pushed to the limit at stock speeds... which that CPU definitely is not, unless you just like doing that stuff, just because, but for performance... there's no point.
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#13wildog2006Posted 12/28/2013 10:47:41 AM
crack open a beer and take pride in a job you did yourself.

if underage, perform same ritual in private.
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#14Killah PriestPosted 12/28/2013 12:04:28 PM
smoke some herb and do a victory dance.
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#15Kokuei05Posted 12/28/2013 12:30:41 PM
I like making sure everything is stable with a stress test while downloading a game or 2 for benchmarking.
#16R i c kPosted 12/28/2013 1:53:33 PM

Surprised it hasn't been mentioned yet.
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#17TheWayOfTheGunPosted 12/28/2013 2:10:07 PM
1. Take a selfie with it.
2. Post it on GFaqs,
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