Build 177 – The Valhalla Forge: 4K/240hz Gaming Computer

The Valhalla Forge is a 4K/240hz gaming computer, designed around a 16-core i7-13700K processor and an RTX 4090 24GB video card.

Description

The Valhalla Forge is a 4K/240hz gaming computer, designed around a 16-core i7-13700K processor and an RTX 4090 24GB video card.

General System Design

This build is designed around a 16-core i7-13700K processor and an RTX 4090 24GB video card.

Software Workload/Customer Need

This customer was looking for a new powerful 4K/240hz gaming computer with the latest hardware that would last a long time.

This build was influenced by Spectre v4.

System Spec

Processor (CPU): Intel i7-13700K

CPU Cooler: Fractal Design Celsius S36

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z690-F GAMING WIFI

Memory: Kingston Fury Beast 2x16GB DDR5-5600 CL40

Storage (SSD): Kingston KC3000 512GB

Storage (SSD): Kingston KC3000 1TB

Video Card (GPU): Zotac Geforce RTX 4090 24GB Trinity Gaming OC

Power Supply (PSU): EVGA SuperNOVA 1200 P3

Case: Be Quiet Silent Base 802 Black

Fans: 7x Phanteks PH-F120T30

OS: Windows 11 Home

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Design Rationale

  • The i7-13700K gave the customer a great amount of single-core performance for gaming, and multicore performance for heavily-threaded tasks.
  • To ensure the CPU runs at full speed, liquid cooling with a 360mm AIO is recommended.
  • The customer wanted a stable motherboard with a good amount of desktop functionality.
  • The customer wanted at least 32GB of RAM, and wanted the latest-gen tech.
  • The customer was fine with our default storage setup.
  • The customer wanted an RTX 4090 for best long-term gaming performance.
  • The overall design of the build meant that a 1200W power supply was recommended.
  • We used a large mid-tower case to fit the RTX 4090.
  • We used our highest-end fans to ensure proper airflow and static pressure.

Customer Review

“Hi folks,

I’d like to take the time to tell you about my experience in excellence with Chris and his team at Top Flight Computers. I requested a premium-level gaming computer, because I wanted to be able to run the most demanding games at the highest level settings. Top Flight computers delivered a first-class product.

My machine is so powerful, it was named the Valhalla Forge. Discerning PC customers will recognize that projects like this are themed. These gentlemen delivered an ace product in a timely fashion, which has really added to my leisure time, and been a performance product for my work.

Chris and his team came to my house to set up my computer, no questions asked. I felt like a priority, and I was treated as such. What great guys!

If you are considering an engineered PC, and you want the best service in The Triangle, look no further than Top Flight Computers.

-Verified client,
Dave”

David, Raleigh NC

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