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Upgrade from an Asus Rampage III Formula i7 950 OC 24GB/ same SSDs / 7TB
Needed to plug the extra power cables into the motherboard to make it stable. Current OC is "XMP" + "CPU-Up 4200" both one-click in the ASUS menu.
Passmark Rating 5,031
CPU Mark 11,420
2D Graphics Mark 972
3D Graphics Mark 6,501
Memory Mark 2,706
Disk Mark 3,365
3dMark Firestrike 7368
Rock solid. Note the pics don't show swapping the stock case fans for more butt-ugly Noctuas for the front panel.