Tux Gaming

Discussion created by entropie on Aug 7, 2019
Latest reply on Aug 7, 2019 by entropie


Linux Ubuntu Budgie Gaming station featuring by today around 60 % of the top 1000 playable games on steam and many more via lutris. Sadly I havent managed yet to adress the RGB lights of the RAM, so its always on rainbow :D. You'ld need to know the right i2c-address, but if you dont it would be russian roulette messing around with it.


The system fans are a bit overkill, they get the air from the bottom and transport it to the sides. I have them on the lowest settings, so its basically noiseless. The radiators on the liquid cooling run with a constant of 1000 rpm, which is basically noiseless. Under load, you will only hear the Wraith Prism spinning a bit, but with its switch on silent mode its barely notable, so this whole rig is very noiseless. 


The Vega is between 50 °C and 55 °C while gaming and when stress-tested gets to 65 °C. Those are a bit higher temps I accept due to the reduced noise level. But I think that is ok for a Vega. 






CPURyzen 9 3900X
CoolerWraith Prism + Alphacool 120 GPX-A Vega
MotherboardMSI B450 Tomahawk
MemoryCorsair Vengeance 16 GB 3200 Mhz
GraphicsPowercolor Vega 64 rebuilt with AiO liquid cooling
Disc Drive 1250 GB Samsung 960 Evo M.2
Disc Drive 21 TB Samsung 860 Evo SSD
Disc Drive 32 TB Seagate Firecuda SHDD
Disc Drive 42 TB WDC Blue HDD
PSUCorsair TX850M
CaseIn Win 101
Monitorheadless, streaming to TV