My rebuilt NAS / Gaming System / 2 Gamers 1 CPU

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Hey all, so i've not posted my old build but this is my newly rethought out unRAID powered home server for media and gaming.


The image above is a test setup while "patiently" waiting for my Define R5 to arrive.


So lets start with my previous servers, I started with a Zyxel NAS and quickly got bored of that and replaced it with a HP N54L Micro server running Synology (XPEnology) That wasn't powerful enough for me so i then got rid of that and decided to build my own server, started as AMD system but quickly was replaced with a I5 4460 running unRAID. I've recently decided i'm going to put everything in 1 pc so this is the result..



CPU: Intel Core I7 4790K 4.0Ghz

Motherboard: Asus Z97-A Usb3.1

RAM: 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance 1600Mhz / 2x8GB Kingston 1600Mhz

PSU: Corsair RM850 (Blue cables and Black cables)

GPU 1: EVGA GTX 980 TI FTW Edition 6GB

GPU 2: Gainward GTX 970 4GB

Array HDDs: 4x Seagate Baracuda 2TB +  1x512GB Crucial SSD

Extra HDDs: 1x3TB Seagate Baracuda + 1x120GB SSD

Case: Fractal Design Define R5

Fans: 3x140mm Fractal Define GP-14

CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Seidon 120mm AIO Water Cooler

PCIe Cards: 1xUSB3.0 4 Port + 1xDell Perc H310 (converted to IT firmware sans bios)



OS: UnRAID 6.2.4

Dockers: Cardigann, CouchPotato, Deluge, DuckDNS, LANCache, HTPCManager, Letsecrypt, Netdata, Nextcloud, Plex, Softethervpn, Sonarr

Plugins: CA Suite, System Buttons, System Stats, System Temp, Fix Common Problems, LibVirt Hotplug, Nerd Tools, Unassigned Devices and Tips and Tweaks



CY-PLAYER1: 4 Cores, 12GB RAM, 120GB SSD and 3TB, GTX 980TI and USB 3.0 Card

CY-PLAYER2: 2 Cores, 8GB RAM, 100GB Vdisk on Cache, 1TB Vdisk on HDD and GTX 970


Idle temps are about 35-40c and not seen it reach above 70 under stress-test


Any questions let me know, any suggestions on improvement let me know :)


I also plan to take this to LAN events, it's big its heavy but it can be a rig for 2 people :)







THE H310 is bottom most PCIe slot, not really noticeable with the GPU above









(The cable running across the middle of the case is for the side fan)

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