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by petrivanzyl
28 Dec 2012, 15:10
Forum: The Locker Room
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 5469
Views: 151539

Re: The Cricket Thread

Yuvraj justed smashed the Pakistan bowlers
by petrivanzyl
28 Dec 2012, 10:10
Forum: The Locker Room
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 5469
Views: 151539

Re: The Cricket Thread

Australia just rolled over Sri Lanka in 3 days and from the way they are all talking their team up you would think they are the best team in the world again... I'm taking great delight in reminding them about their recent loss at home to SA, bringing them down a peg or two... I met Herschell Gibbs ...
by petrivanzyl
28 Dec 2012, 09:10
Forum: PC Gaming
Topic: Games of the Year 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 782

Re: Games of the Year 2012

I'd say:

1. Assassin's Creed 3
2. Far Cry 3
3. Max Payne 3
4. Dishonored
by petrivanzyl
27 Dec 2012, 12:17
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Christmas 2012
Replies: 112
Views: 3732

Re: Christmas 2012

Tribble wrote:I have some prize nightmares - but those are not what I am concerned about :lol:
Tell us more..
by petrivanzyl
27 Dec 2012, 10:30
Forum: The Locker Room
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 5469
Views: 151539

Re: The Cricket Thread

Yeah, they did well. I'm still not 100% convinced about our limited overs bowling attack.
by petrivanzyl
26 Dec 2012, 11:38
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The beer thread
Replies: 839
Views: 27155

Re: The beer thread

Got this for Xmas:

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by petrivanzyl
26 Dec 2012, 08:52
Forum: PC Gaming
Topic: Far Cry 3
Replies: 25
Views: 2384

Re: Far Cry 3

Just completed Far Cry 3 Image

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by petrivanzyl
24 Dec 2012, 22:18
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Christmas 2012
Replies: 112
Views: 3732

Re: Christmas 2012

Merry Christmas
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 18:10
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

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GPU is as per above post which is about 60C at full load (only in Far Cry 3). Same with CPU 60C when at full load.

Otherwise both are at 40C.
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 16:46
Forum: PC Gaming
Topic: Far Cry 3
Replies: 25
Views: 2384

Re: Far Cry 3

Have you guys found the "Die antwoord" song in Far Cry 3?
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 16:19
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

Loaded the new 310.70 nVidia Drivers.

This is the first time ever for me that the "update your graphics drivers" actually made a huge difference in performance in Far Cry 3.:idea:
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 16:19
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

How does this compare to your score? http://s8.postimage.org/qd93rb85x/Heavan.jpg I've been playing Far Cry 3 this week. This is the first game I think that is really pushing the GPU (Assassin's Creed 3 did not even push it to 30% load): http://s12.postimage.org/gb309dz95/image.jpg [hr] This is with...
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 16:16
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

Recently finished Assassin's Creed 3 and now busy with Far Cry 3. Its awesome! And looks amazing!
by petrivanzyl
23 Dec 2012, 16:15
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

THE_STIG wrote:I must say that case is growing on me, feel like buying one I do. Whats your opinion on it so far?
Loving it.
by petrivanzyl
27 Sep 2012, 17:34
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

DeathStrike wrote:@petrivanzyl congrats on first build and post some stats if you can. Which games you are going to play first? :geek:
I must still finish Max Payne 3 and next I think AC3 and XCOM
by petrivanzyl
26 Sep 2012, 20:08
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

27. Front panel removed to install DVD drive https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/425813_10151246319466354_1406116918_n.jpg 28. The mess of cables at the back. Now you see it... https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/298317_10151246319696354_350156467_n.jpg 29. ...n...
by petrivanzyl
26 Sep 2012, 17:56
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

15. Ready to start in case installation, first removed the case screws and cable ties https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/199465_10151246317576354_920101142_n.jpg 16. Important to read the manual - mostly for things like which DIMM slots to use, which SATA ports to use, where the ...
by petrivanzyl
26 Sep 2012, 17:02
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

Okay here goes: Build log with photos. First I assembled the major components (m/b, ram, PSU, GPU) outside of the case to test if it works. This was my first ever build from scratch by myself, I watched on or two YouTube tutorials to make sure I didn't mess it up. 1. I put the motherboard on its box...
by petrivanzyl
26 Sep 2012, 16:34
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

DeathStrike wrote:How much did all the parts cost? *mouth waters*
R20k including windows, screen, etc.
by petrivanzyl
25 Sep 2012, 22:03
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

I finally got the RAM:
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and the correct case:
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Will do a build write up and photos tomorrow
by petrivanzyl
24 Sep 2012, 22:05
Forum: Kit
Topic: My awesome new rig
Replies: 59
Views: 7045

Re: My awesome new rig

Never had a ECS. Had an Asus P5N32-E SLI PLUS for close to 5 years now, no issues.
by petrivanzyl
24 Sep 2012, 22:03
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Afrikaans
Replies: 226814
Views: 1853884

Re: Afrikaans

net "GEE"
by petrivanzyl
24 Sep 2012, 22:02
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Afrikaans
Replies: 226814
Views: 1853884

Re: Afrikaans

hulle verstaan nie "NEE" nie