Enterprise NX-01

by James M Posted on: 7/31/2020

Build Description

General Purpose Rapid-Edit Computing.
A reliable future-proof foundation for fast file access and manipulation for 3-5 year service tour.

Created to Carry Archive Data, And Develop New Content.

Games: Fallout 4, Skyrim, Borderlands, Rome II Total War, Far Cry 4, 5, New Dawn, Modding
3d Modelling: Blender, Truespace
Video Editing: DaVinci Resolve, AVS
Photo Editing: Photoshop
Documents: MS Office, Legal, Archival
Web Development
Research and Development (Computer Arts)

Intend to:
create/apply custom vinyl decals
Expand Capacity

Description:
No Lag, No Lines, No Waiting, AIO
Very fast data storage and retrieval, with redundant backup peace of mind.
Fast IO makes Everything GO better.
Large display- very immersive for FPS, Panorama and Driving games.
Multi-Input Mouse, Pen, Voice, Gamepad, (Previously had 49" Touchscreen, will have 55" Touchscreen or VR)

Can display 6 word pages at once, Edit 4k Images and video effortlessly, 3d Modelling in true workstation mode, watch/record TV while working.
Fast Loading, and saving games.
Mad overclocking capability, Widnows sees it at ~34GHz actually set to 4.2GHz @~44C Has run @ 5.4GHz
Still expandable!

Preferred Upgrades:

(Simple)
Matching pair of SAMSUNG 970 EVO NVMe drives for x4 RAID 0,1
OR
(Advanced)
4x Samsung 970 pro NVMe for x4 RAID 0,1 (to double cache)
Alternately
Inquiring about Intel Optane vROC on Dimm.2_1

(Simple)
Touch Screen Input
OR
(Advanced)
Oculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headset – 128GB

(Simple)
[Twin Nacells]
ASUS GeForce RTX 2080 8GB ROG STRIX Gaming (NVlinked)
OR
(Advanced)
ROG-STRIX-RTX-2080TI-O11G
OR
Future (Fiction)
ROG Strix 20GB Ampere 3080

Favorite Feature

The Federation's First Warp 5 Vessel.

Conversations with Asus Support seem to indicate this is an unintended configuration.

Custom steel risers hold on on top panel magnetically, industrial and fiber fabric dust filtering.
Using lower fans for "exhaust" instead of "airflow" keeps components/interior very cool.
SSD backup equal in size to all RAIDs combined.

Parts contained in build

Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 PC4-25600 CL16 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit CMW16GX4M2E3200C16 - Black
Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 PC4-25600 CL16 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit CMW16GX4M2E3200C16 - Black
Qty: 4 $89.99
Corsair Graphite 760T ATX Full-Tower Computer Case - Black
Corsair Graphite 760T ATX Full-Tower Computer Case - Black
Qty: 1 $189.99
Customized "Lifts" for Top Panel, Custom Fans (3)
Corsair HXi Series HX1000 1000 Watt 80 Plus Platinum ATX Fully Modular Power Supply
Corsair HXi Series HX1000 1000 Watt 80 Plus Platinum ATX Fully Modular Power Supply
Qty: 1 $299.99
Asus 16X BW-16D1HT Internal Blu-ray Burner Drive Bundle with 1 Pack M-DISC BD, Cable Accessories and Mounting Screws (Supports BDXL and M-Disc, Retail Box)
Qty: 1 $99.99
No Longer Listed on MicroCenter Site
Asus Gladius II Origin
Qty: 1 $59.99
Asus ROG Rampage VI Apex
Qty: 1 $375.00
DIMM.2 RAID
Asus ROG Strix RTX 2080 Gaming 8GB
Qty: 1 $995.00
ASUS ROG Strix Scope RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard - Cherry MX Blue
Qty: 1 $119.99
Brother 7820N AIO Network Laser Printer
Qty: 1 $150.00
Canon Pixma iP4000
Qty: 1 $250.00
Color InkJet Photo Printing
Corsair Hydro Series H150i PRO RGB AIO Liquid CPU Cooler
Qty: 1 $325.00
3 additional Corsair LL 120mm Fans (Sandwiched) No Longer Listed on MicroCenter Site
Corsair LL140 RGB Hydraulic Bearing 140mm Case Fan
Qty: 1 $44.99
Rear Panel (Exhaust)
Corsair LL140 RGB Hydraulic Bearing 140mm Case Fan with Lighting Node Pro - Twin Pack
Qty: 1 $127.00
Front Panel (Exhaust)
Cricut Maker, most attachments
Qty: 1 $750.00
CAM Cut Vinyl, Cardboard, Cloth, Leather, Wood, Paper
Form 1 SLA 3d Printer
Qty: 1 $500.00
HAUPPAUGE WinTV-quadHD PCI Express TV Tuner Card 1609
Qty: 1 $99.95
No Longer Listed on MicroCenter Site
ICY DOCK Quad Bay 2.5" SATA/SAS SSD/HDD Trayless Hot-swap Dock/Mobile Rack for 5.25 Drive Bay - flexiDOCK
Qty: 1 $59.99
(For RAID)
Intel i9 7960X 16core @25.5GHz
Qty: 1 $1,450.00
Windows Reports speeds up to 34GHz
Micron 1100 2TB SSD
Qty: 4 $275.00
RAID 0,1 3.7TB Configured (Data Storage)
Micron 5200 Ion 7.68TB SSD
Qty: 1 $995.00
Backup Drive
Microsoft XBox Wireless Gamepad Controller
Qty: 1 $29.99
Rechargeable
Samsung 970 EVO NVMe
Qty: 2 $625.00
RAID 0 3.7TB System Configured
Wacom ET-0405 Graphite USB Tablet
Qty: 1 $20.00
Pen Input
Westinghouse 55" Class 4K (2160P) UHD Smart TV (WE55UDT108)
Qty: 1 $200.00
4096 X 2160 @ ~60 Hz (Heavily Modded Fallout 4)
XBOX ONE X S KINECT 3D/MOTION SENSOR with ADAPTER for XBOX ONE S & PC
Qty: 1 $99.99
Camera, Mic, 3D/Motion Sensor