Intenso TOP SSD 256GB  – is one of the cheapest SSD on sale with MLC memory. Intenso is a little-known brand outside Germany, one of the main reasons why this company’s products cost less than Samsung, SanDisk and Kingston branded drives. The second reason is that Intenso is not a manufacturer, company only purchases finished products from ODM / OEM factories, and marks it with its trademark. As a result, the buyer gets a good SSD on flash memory with enterprise class for a ridiculous price. SSD has quite impressive read and write speed specifications: 520 MB / s / 400 MB / s respectively. All is good apart from the fact, that all of Intenso products are the lack of any support and technical information.
The ASUS STRIX X370-F Gaming board is based on the AMD X370 chipset and has a fairly rich functionality and overclocking capabilities, so it is equally suitable for overclockers and gamers. Among the main features of the motherboard: supportinf modern connectors and interfaces, high-quality sound and network controllers, as well as advanced lighting ASUS Aura, a set of Extreme Tweaker features for overclocking.
The item has a very stylish appearance – the black board with a proprietary pattern on the front side looks reserved and strict, has the characteristic chopped forms of cooling radiators with notches, like it was hited by a japanese sword.
Two aluminum radiators are responsible for cooling the processor’s power supply system; contact with the elements made through thermal pads.
The motherboard is made in the ATX form factor, so it is very suitable computer enthusiast: the model has four DIMM DDR4 slots in which up to 64 GB of memory can be installed; two connectors for connecting LED strips; three PCI-E x16 slots (the first two of which have a reinforced metallized case); three PCI-E x1 slots; eight SATA 6 Gb / s connectors. It has support for NVIDIA 2-Way SLI and AMD 3-Way CrossFireX, which is important for present-day gamers. All this is complemented by proprietary mounting holes for 3D add-ons that can be printed on a 3D printer.
Fans of high-quality sound will also be satisfied with the motherboard – the audio processor is based on the 7.1-channel codec SupremeFX S1220A, and high-quality Japanese Nichicon capacitors also involved in it.
The manufacturer made this board with care of overlockers – the special settings Extreme Tweaker in BIOS give the possibility to have some experiments with overclocking components and fine-tuning the system performance.
Intel SSD 760p M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4 3D2 TLC 256GB solid-state drive is an extremely interesting solution in terms of consumer characteristics. The buyer gets more efficient drive with an excellent writing resource and a 5-year guarantee for a lower price than its analogs.
It is an excellent choice for a high-performance gaming or working system, providing high performance, exceptional reliability and energy efficiency. Due to the absence of moving parts, the disc is perfect for any task: from working with Excel and text to content management.
Among the main advantages noted by reviewers and buyers are high performance, high TBW value, five-year warranty from the manufacturer, lower cost than analogues.
The disadvantages include a small amount of SLC cache (when writing files of more than 16 GB, the speed drops to 319 MB / s) and extremely high working temperatures under maximum load (cooling is required), however, analogous SSDs also have these disadvantages. At now any motherboard manufacturers provide special heatsinks for cooling M.2 SSD drives.
You can buy Intel SSD 760p M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4 3D2 TLC 256GB (SSDPEKKW256G801) for the price 62,90 €. Don’t forget to use discount coupon FWNNROU (How to use it?).
Motherboard MSI Z370-A PRO [7B48-001R] allow to use Intel 8th generation processors (Coffee Lake series). The boards have a larger number of PCI-e slots for connecting and using several video cards simultaneously, so with its rather low price, it is ideal for mining. Optimized power and advanced BIOS settings ensure a stable system for long cryptocurrency generation sessions with maximum efficiency.
It has Military Class 5 and Guard-Pro components, as well as reinforced openings for mounting the motherboard and one reinforced PCI-E slot. It has an impressive radiator’s size, stylish and professional look.
Intel 300 series motherboards do not have backward compatibility with 7th generation processors, so the owner of such processors would rather have to do a full upgrade of the system, including the purchase of a new processor.
The Seasonic Platinum Series Fanless 400FL2 400 Watt [SS-400FL2 F3] power supply belongs to the Platinum series, meeting the requirements of 80 PLUS Gold and being the youngest model of the series. Belonging to 80 PLUS Gold means that the unit has a very high efficiency, which does not fall below the mark of 90% in almost the entire range of loads.
The younger series power supply units (which include both the Seasonic Platinum Series Fanless 400FL2 400 Watt reviewed in this article) are unique because they have a completely passive cooling system, they do not create any noise during operation. However, the manufacturer notes that the power supply should be operated in a case with normal ventilation.
SSD HP M700 SSD SATA3 2.5 120GB [3DV72AA#ABB] is very budget SSD Disk, with performance quite enough for general tasks that the usual end user does.
It used new Dual-Core HP controller with four flash memory channels that support NANDXtend ECC for fast and stable performance. M700 supports write acceleration technology and SLC cache algorithm, with read and write speeds of up to 560 MB/s and 520 MB/s respectively. One of the main SSD’s features is Higher Order LDPC Error Correction for high speed parallel decoding and real time error correction to ensure data integrity and security. SSD has All Metal Body – heat dissipation and durability in a PC environment. It also has full compatibility with HPdst.exe (HP Software Pre-installation Environment).
The SilverStone SFX SST-SX500-LG V2 500 Watt [SST-SX500-LG V2.0] is the power supply from Silverstone of the new SFX-L format – a PSU of increased length (130 mm). This is slightly less than the dimensions of a standard ATX power supply format, which is 140 mm long. Also, the SST-SX500-LG V2 model wins slightly in height (64 vs. 86 mm) and width (125 vs. 150 mm).
You can buy SilverStone SFX SST-SX500-LG V2 500 Watt [SST-SX500-LG V2.0] for the price 87,90 €. Don’t forget to use discount coupon on computeruniverse.net: FWNNROU (How to use it?).
Review: ADATA Ultimate SU650 SSD 240GB [ASU650SS-240GT-R] is a budget SSD, with not very good performance, but with good enough price. It has TLC 3D V-NAND, not bad read/write Speed (Up to 520/450 MB/s) and 3 Year Warranty. Supports dynamic SLC Caching for optimized performance. Postitioned as Budget-Friendly entry level everyday SSD. You can buy ADATA Ultimate SU650 SSD 240GB [ASU650SS-240GT-R] for the price 33,18 €. Don’t forget to use discount coupon on computeruniverse: FWNNROU (How to use it?).
SilverStone SST-PP08 Netzteiladapterblende für SFX auf ATX schwarz adapts SFX PSU to fit ATX(PS2) PSU mounting holes. Designed for use in most ATX or Micro-ATX cases. You can buy SilverStone SST-PP08 Netzteiladapterblende für SFX auf ATX schwarz for the price 9,99 €. Don’t forget to use discount coupon FWNNROU (How to use it?).
Aesthetically, the Viper 4’s red and black theme is a popular color choice and would look great with any of the multitude of motherboards on the market using the same color scheme … Patriot Memory has a viable option in the 16 GB Viper 4 DDR4-3000 MHz kit if you’re planning an X99 system build, and it’s worthy of consideration.
You can buy Patriot Viper 4 16GB XMP 2.0 K2 3200 CL16 [PV416G320C6K] for the price 131,08 €. Don’t forget to use discount coupon FWNNROU (How to use it?).