Tag Archive: Asus


I completed the build on January 1, 2011. I’d like to personally thank Alvin Smith a forum member from Tom’s Hardware Forum for all the recommendations and help he has given me! I also would like to thank everyone else who has posted on the topic I created.

You can view my original post here.

Big Shout Out to Jimmy Chan for getting me a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate Edition!

Part 2

CPU, RAM, and CPU Heat-sink

The Processor :
AMD Athlon II X4 640 Propus 3.0GHz
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The Huge CPU Cooler:

Let me start by saying this heat-sink is HUGE I mean HUGE!!!!11

Hyper 212 Plus (RR-B10-212P-GP)
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The RAM:
Mushkin Enhanced Essentials 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666)
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Pictures of the Parts that came in for my new computer.

The Motherboard:
ASUS M4A89GTD PRO/USB3
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The Power Supply:
SeaSonic X650 Gold 650W ATX12V V2.3/EPS 12V V2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
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The SSD:
64GB Crucial RealSSD C300 2.5-inch SATA 6GB/s
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