The Mostly Modest Moderately Priced Zen Rig

Discussion created by amd_park on Nov 22, 2017
Latest reply on Dec 12, 2017 by kxuping

I couldn't wait for Zen to come out so I could replace my old Trinity system, until Trinity died in January. I had to Frankenstein something workable with my wife's old FX-6300 rig.


This build is actually from back in March, but I've had two RMAs since then and work has been a little busy! It's finally back online - a big shoutout to staggeredsix for helping me out: he debugged the last blowout, put TMMMPZR back together, tamed the cables, and provided me with a loaner machine while the RMA process went through!


Proof of existence:

It was already named the Paw Power Rig (and it's a better name).










CPUR7 1700X
CoolerCorsair Hydro H60
MotherboardGigabyte GA-AB350 Gaming 3
Memory2x8 GB GSkill Ripjaws V DDR4-3200 CL14
GraphicsXFX Radeon RX 480 8GB
Disc Drive 1Crucial MX300 1 TB M.2 SSD
Disc Drive 2Seagate 3TB 7200 rpm HDD
PSUEVGA 650W 80+ Gold
CaseCorsair Carbide 200R ATX
MonitorViewsonic 27"