Future proofing

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Carey Brown
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Future proofing

I came into some inheritance and my old computer was 6 years old and beginning to slouch so I decided this would be my last splurge on a computer. This should get me into my late 70s when I probably won't care so much. I needed some of this for video editing with DaVinci and some for the Topaz AI suite. Ordered it yesterday.

Chassis Model: Digital Storm Velox
Processor: Intel Core i9-13900KS (6.0 GHz Turbo) (32-Thread) (24-Core)
3.2 GHz (Raptor Lake) Released Jan 2023
Motherboard: ASUS ROG Maximus Z790 Hero (Wi-Fi) (Z790) (Up to 3x PCI-E)
(No SLI) (DDR5) 1x PCIe 5.0 M.2, 2x PCIe 5.0x16 slots
System Memory: 64GB DDR5 5200MHz Kingston FURY Beast RGB
Power Supply: 850W Corsair RMx Series (Modular) (80 Plus Gold)
Storage Set 1: 1x SSD M.2 (1TB Samsung 980 PRO) (NVM Express)
Storage Set 2: 1x SSD M.2 (2TB Samsung 980 PRO) (NVM Express)
Internet Access: High Speed Network Port (Supports High-Speed Cable / DSL /
Network Connections)
Graphics Card(s): 1x GeForce RTX 3070 8GB (VR Ready)
Sound Card: Integrated Motherboard Audio
Extreme Cooling: H20: Stage 3: Digital Storm Vortex Liquid CPU Cooler
(Triple Fan) (Fully Sealed + No Maintenance)
Cable Management: Premium Cable Management (Strategically Routed & Organized
for Airflow)
Chassis Fans: Cooler Master MasterFan Halo (RGB Fans)(Remote Control Only)
Internal Lighting: Remote Controlled Advanced LED Lighting System (Multiple RGB
Color Modes)
Boost Processor: Turbo Boost Advanced Automatic Overclocking (built-in)
Windows OS: Microsoft Windows 11 Professional (64-Bit)
Recovery Tools: USB Drive - Windows Installation (Format and Clean Install)
Virus Protection: Windows Defender Antivirus (Built-in to Windows)
Priority Build: - No Thanks, Ship Within 10-15 Business Days After Order Is
Warranty: Life-time Expert Care with 3 Year Limited Warranty (3 Year
Labor & 1 Year Part Replacement)
Build comments: Please install power and data cables for two 3.5" HDDs and
two 2.5" SSDs

Rear USB (Total 12 ports)
2 x Thunderbolt 4 (=40Gb) ports (2 x USB Type-C)
6 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 (=3.1g2=10Gb) ports (5 x Type-A + 1 x USB Type-C)
4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (=3.1g1=3.0=5Gb) ports (4 x Type-A)

Front USB (Total 9 ports)
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (=20Gb) connector (supports USB Type-C up to 60W PD/QC4+)
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 headers support additional 4 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports
2 x USB 2.0 headers support additional 4 USB 2.0 portsi

To Be Added After Delivery:
1x 12TB 3.5" Hard drive Western Digital Black
1x 4TB 3.5" Hard drive Western Digital Black
1x 4TB 2.5" SSD SATA III Samsung 860 EVO internal (MZ-76E4T0B/AM)

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