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Mini Green Killing Machine

by heyitzkim

Description

I wanted to build a small machine with powerful part. I'll be mainly using this for uni work and gaming.

Part Reviews

CPU

Great CPU. I've only overclock this CPU up to 4.4Ghz using my cooler just to be safe. I'll clock it to 5.0Ghz once I save up for a watercooling and tubing.

CPU Cooler

Very good alternative to stock cooler and have a bit of overclocking potential as well. I'll be replacing this after I get my watercooling and tubing.

Motherboard

I had this shipped from the US this they yet to have it in Australia. It's a really board with lots of features without compromising the price. I've paired my motherboard heat sink to black just so that it matches with my build.

Memory

Very good memory and look awesome

Storage

Cheap and good performing SDD

Video Card

Got this cheap off Gumtree (Australia's version of craiglist) I wanted a founders edition to match with my biuld

Case

This case look sick and has a lot of watercooling potential which I will do later on. I've replaced the NZXT logo led with green to match my biuld and I wasn't disappointed

Case Fan

Painted all of my fans Green to match my build. Although I have lots of fans, these fans still run really quiet.

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RiskyFights 2 points 13 months ago

I want this! Looks sick man enjoy it

syg101 3 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Beautiful job on the build, super clean attention to detail. +1

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thanks man

Apollonir 4 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Damn! +1 for painting your SP's! Never seen that done before haha, was thinking about some SP's for a build I just recently did!

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thanks man. I am not a fan (hehe) of RGB and these fans are really quite too

uberlizard 1 Build 1 point 13 months ago

Looks nice! Just really premium look to it.

texasmayne 4 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

man that is a sexy lookin machine.

ortizalexf 3 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Beautiful, I did a similar build.

Lyrix 1 point 13 months ago

wow! 1+! this looks great! i love it!

crookz_n_castlez 6 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Great job! Looks super clean!

How did you change the led for the nzxt logo? I literally bought the case yesterday and was thinking about changing it.

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thanks man. Ohh it easy. Just buy some small leds (check the parts, but it can be something else similar), open the screws leading to the nzxt logo then tape the leds to the white rectangular white panels.. I unplugged the white led so that it glows more dark green. Good Luck

crookz_n_castlez 6 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thanks for the response!

zer0limit 1 Build 1 point 13 months ago

Love the color scheme.

kenlao 1 point 13 months ago

"uni work"? what do you mean?

SynYouTube 1 point 13 months ago

Where did u get those black/green cable sleeves? :3

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 12 months ago

got it from mwave.com.au

SynYouTube 1 point 13 months ago

Also, how did u paint the rings of the fans, just spray painted them? or did u sandpaper it, coat with primer and paint it green? (Can I know what color green that is? Wanting to make a razer green themed build :))

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 12 months ago

Yup exactly what you just said just spray paint

doorstoon 1 point 13 months ago

JUst wondering how did you connect all the fans?

SynYouTube 1 point 12 months ago

He probably had fan splitters

heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 12 months ago

NZXT Manta case comes in with fan splitters =)

bikerchrisuk 1 Build 1 point 11 months ago

Very nice indeed! How are you getting on with M.2 temp's? I've got an nvme drive and it just must have a fan nearby to keep it below 60c!

JMvS 1 point 15 days ago

Superbly clean build!

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heyitzkim submitter 2 Builds 1 point 13 months ago

Thanks man and thanks for suggestion. I'll make an update when I get my Water cooling setup

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