August 1st 2011 12:51 pm

9.0
final rating

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Criteria Comments Rating
  • Speed and features No comments great!
  • Design and form factor No comments great!
  • Expandability No comments great!
  • Noise No comments good
  • Size and weight No comments great!
  • Power consumption No comments good
Detailed review
I built this exactly one year ago (Aug 2010), and it ran me ~$2000 at the time. Here is what I have:
CPU: Intel Core i7-950 3.06Ghz 8M LGA1366
RAM: CORSAIR CORE I7 XMS3 6GB PC10666
CPU Cooler: Noctua 120mm SSO Bearing Quiet CPU
Mobo: ASUS P6X58D Premium Intel X58 Socket LGA1366 MB
Sound Card: Creative Labs SB X-FI Titanium Fatal1ty Pro PCIe
Hard Drive: WD VelociRaptor 300GB SATA HD 10K/16MB/SATA-3
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 5870 1GB DDR5 PCIe
Power Supply: Cooler Master Silent Pro Gold 800w Power Supply
Case: Antec Nine Hundred Two Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case