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New FSX system Help!

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Fellow Simmers,

I would like to purchase all my hardware by Monday next week. Im asking for your expert help, I have selected the fowling hardware:

 

ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Model #:SABERTOOTH Z77

Item #:N82E16813131821

EVGA 03G-P3-1595-AR GeForce GTX 580 (Fermi) Classified ULTRA 3072MB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support ...

Model #:03G-P3-1595-AR

Item #:N82E16814130751

CORSAIR Professional Series HX1050 1050W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Semi Modular ...

Model #:CMPSU-1050HX

Item #:N82E16817139034

Intel Core i7-2700K Sandy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 BX80623i72700K

Model #:BX80623i72700K

Item #:N82E16819115095

CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8

Model #:CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8

Item #:N82E16820233147

Please give me some feedback on this system. Is it solid for FSX?

 

 

Thank you very much

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Thanks for the quick reply. I hope it turns out excellent im currently running a I7 980x system with two 470's hoping this new system will run more smoth. Is the Z77 compatible with ivybridge?

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Thanks for the quick reply. I hope it turns out excellent im currently running a I7 980x system with two 470's hoping this new system will run more smoth. Is the Z77 compatible with ivybridge?

 

Yup, the two go hand in hand, they were meant for each other.

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You might want to wait until I post final results on my 3770k/Z77/GTX 680 build this weekend in this thread.

 

Thanks Techguy. I am waiting for your results. This is very important.

 

Manny

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Techguy ive been following your thread, but i dont know if my patients will last much longer. But I will wait it out and see what your final numbers are. Do you have a full case? And iz the 680 any larger than the 580? Thabk you

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