New Raptor Lake Gaming Rig Advice

Sep 28, 2022
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Drawing up specs for a new gaming rig. Suggestions very welcome, in particular the cooler and the case. This is about a AU$9000 rig.

  • Intel Core i9 13900K Raptor Lake 24 Core 32 Thread Up 5.8Ghz LGA1700 CPU
  • ASUS ROG MAXIMUS Z790 HERO LGA1700 ATX Motherboard
  • Noctua D15 Chromax Black CPU Cooler
  • Corsair Vengeance DDR5 C36 5600MHz 64MB RAM
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 GPU
  • 2 x Samsung 980 Pro Series Gen4 2TB M.2 NVMe SSD
  • 2 x Seagate BarraCuda 3.5" 8TB 5400RPM HDD
  • EVGA SuperNOVA T2 1600W 80PLUS Titanium PSU
  • ATX Full Tower Case ?? Full airflow.

I know the CPU and GPU aren't yet in Oz. Build date probably later this year.

Lian Li Lancool III Tempered Glass Case Black $249.00

Corsair HX1200 Platinum Modular 1200W Power Supply $349.00
MSI Pro Z790-A Wi-Fi DDR5 $479.00

Intel Core i7 13700KF $729.00

Noctua NH-D15 PWM Chromax Black CPU Cooler $187.72
Corsair Vengeance DDR5 5600 32GB (2x16GB) CL36 $318.00

Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB PCIe M.2 NVMe SSD $89.00

Storage SSD
Samsung 970 EVO Plus 2TB PCIe M.2 NVMe SSD $269.00
Microsoft Windows 11 Home USB $179.00

Total: $2848.72 AUD

NVIDIA RTX 4080 16GB Graphics Card

600W PCIe 5.0 12VHPWR Type-4 PSU Power Cable $19.99 USD
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