For the Kaby Lake / Z270 release, MSI sent us their new Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon and an i5-7600K. Watch as we build with it in Thermaltake's Core P3 open / wall mountable case.
A big thanks to MSI for providing the motherboard and processor as well as to Thermaltake for providing the case used in this build.
|CPU||Intel Core i5-7600K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor||$249.99|
|CPU Cooler||Corsair H100i v2 70.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler||$96.99|
|Motherboard||MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON ATX LGA1151 Motherboard||$174.99|
|Memory||Team Dark 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory||$84.99|
|Storage||Intel 600p Series 512GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive||$179.99|
|Storage||Toshiba 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive||$68.50|
|Video Card||MSI GeForce GTX 1070 8GB QUICK SILVER OC Video Card||$449.99|
|Case||Thermaltake Core P3 ATX Mid Tower Case||$119.99|
|Power Supply||SeaSonic G 550W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply||$69.99|
|Other||CableMod® WideBeam™ Magnetic LED Strip RGB - 30cm||$19.99|
|Total at time of Filming||$1515.41|
If you want to see more pictures and some benchmarks, check out the completed build. And don't forget to check out the cable management time lapse video to see how Barry cleaned things up for the final look: