Icarus-Mk2

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Icarus-Mk2

A 2008 build that features the first generation of Intel i7 CPUs based on socket LGA 1366 and triple channel RAM. In 2014 I've upgraded the GPU and added a SSD. The original OS was Windows Vista Ultimate, but since then the build has seen Windows 7 and it's now running on Windows 10.
After 11 years this relic still rocks and, honestly, as much as I like build theorycrafting, I don't feel the urge to buy a new PC yet.
Color(s): Black Blue
RGB Lighting? No
Cooling: Air Cooling
Theme: none
Size: ATX
Type: General Build

Build Updates

2014 GPU upgrade and SSD addition

Hardware

CPU
Intel - Core i7 920
Cores: 4
Socket: LGA 1366
Motherboard
ASUS - P6T
Chipset: X58
CPU Socket: LGA 1366
Memory Support: DDR3
Memory
Corsair - XSM3
Capacity: 6 GB
Type: DDR3
Storage
Kingston - SSDNow V300
Capacity: 120 GB
Form Factor: 2.5 Inch
Type: SSD
Storage
Western Digital - WD Blue Desktop
Capacity: 1 TB
Form Factor: 3.5 Inch
Type: HDD
Graphics
SAPPHIRE - Vapor-X
Chip: R9 280X
Chip Manufacturer: AMD
PSU
Corsair - HX650 (discontinued)
Efficiency: 80+ Gold
Form Factor: ATX
Modularity: Semi-Modular
Case
Antec - 900
Motherboard Support: ATX, Micro-ATX, Mini-ITX
Side Panel: Acrylic
Type: Mid-Tower
Cooling
ASUS - Triton 81
Compatibilty: AM2, AM2+, LGA 939
Size (WxHxD): 92 mm
Type: Air Cooler
Monitor
ASUS - VH222H
Native Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Panel: LED
Refresh Rate: 60 Hz
Mouse
Logitech - MX518
Interface: Wired
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