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    X51 in new case

    It just about does but i have very very gently moved it with gentle finger so that the card is fully seated.
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    X51 in new case

    Ok, all swapped over to new case the NZXT as previous poster recommended....all went smoothly, installed the huge new Giagbyte G1 Gaming Gtx 980 as well....OMG its awesome. I added some cosmetic blue LED lighting inside the case as well and will pst pic shortly. Thanks to all who posted their...
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    Help/Advice for Upgrade Graphics Card of X51 R2 i7-4770 16GB to support 3D Surround

    I hear you, but I anticipate wanting to add a 2nd GTX 980 which will not be possible if it all stays in the X51 case! - - - - - Updated; Consecutive Post Auto Merged - - - - - Essentially although a lot of effort it will all go back into the X51 case rebuilt as shipped and the new case (when...
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    Help/Advice for Upgrade Graphics Card of X51 R2 i7-4770 16GB to support 3D Surround

    Just for information, I did have my X51 R2 (i7 4770, 16GB) running with the single GTX 670 2GB card with my three x 27inch Acer 3d 144Hz/1ms monitors. In 2d surround i get anything between 45FPS (absolute lowest and rare) to 150+FPS. In 3D Surround it typically halves and to be honest even if...
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    X51 in new case

    Ok...I am going for it! I have ordered the NZXT Case and an EVGA PSU plus the bit I really wanted a Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 980 GPU. It was this or buy a new PC which with the latest specs I wanted was between £2100-£2600 (highest if adding a 2nd GPU). I sure hope that the X51 Transplant to...
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    X51 Case swap Help Needed

    hi, i am trying to decide whether to do this case swap approach myself or buy another PC altogether at around £2000 that path isnt cheap! I want the GTX 780Ti but that means a bigger PSU, so can I ask as you seem to have completes the build and transfer, is it difficult? thanks Steve (SFAlfadude)
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    Help/Advice for Upgrade Graphics Card of X51 R2 i7-4770 16GB to support 3D Surround

    UPDATE....So the X51 as it stands does indeed support 2D Surround with the single GTX 670, I have also got it running with 3D Surround. The only issue seems to be the FPS rates which I know should drop by around half from 2D to 3D, however I am also finding that sometimes even in 2D the FPS is...
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    Help/Advice for Upgrade Graphics Card of X51 R2 i7-4770 16GB to support 3D Surround

    Hi all, I am into iRacing and I currently have an X51 R2 that has the following core specs... I7-4770 3.4Ghz 16GB RAM NVidia GTX 670 2gb GDDR5 I have purchased 3 x 3D (27 inch) monitors and I need too confirm this existing GPU will run them in standard 2D and 3D surround. Looking at...
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    Adding 2nd 5.1 soundcard to X51 R2

    Thanks again, great idea. I have work to do! Thanks
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    Adding 2nd 5.1 soundcard to X51 R2

    Thanks, I would never have thought of that way to approach this. I guess then the only issue will be how to access the 2nd soundcards inputs without cutting holes in the exterior of the case! thanks for your help.
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    SSD Upgrade X51 R1 Cables

    Hi, I have been holding off on doing the same upgrade for 8 months due to funds! I want the 1TB Samsung SSD but its still £350! Anyway, i have already purchased the Y cable as shown in your post and the data cable (Sata) i have even pulled the covers off to see what is involved to connect...
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    Adding 2nd 5.1 soundcard to X51 R2

    Hi, Does anyone know if it is possible to add a second PCI/PCIe soundcard to the X51 R2? It has an onboard soundcard (Realtek) but i need to add a second one to allow Simvibe to work with some transducers for my motionless sim racing rig cockpit. So is there a spare PCI/PCIe slot inside...
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    Hello new X51 ordered

    You will not regret it, I love my X51 r2, use it every day mainly with FL Studio for music production but games as well.....just about to upgrade to SSD as well! AWESOME machine you will love it. - - - - - Updated; Consecutive Post Auto Merged - - - - - Interesting, when i asked Dell Tech...
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    Adding SSD to Existing X51 R2 with Single 2TB HDD?

    Hi All, Okay ordered the Samsung SSD Evo today, already have the "Y" Cable from startech. I have AlienRespawn and have used that to do full backup to an external 2TB HDD. The alienrespawn has created a "DBR_BOOT" and "DBR_BACKUP" drive on the external HDD. The DBR_BOOT has a folder under it...
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    Adding SSD to Existing X51 R2 with Single 2TB HDD?

    Hi All, I am expecting delivery of my X51 R2 (I opted for the Win 8 O/S, god help me!) in the coming week or so. As I have read a lot of owners seem to be adding the SSD themselves. I would like to consider doing this myself and so I am hoping someone out there will be able to offer some...
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    X51 Poll - Who is getting one?

    Hi All, New to the forum...ordered my X51 R2 last Tuesday (18 June 2013), but very disappointed at long leadtime for delivery, currently sitting at 8 July 2013 (3 weeks)! That said, I cannot wait for it to arrive.