Cincinnati Bengal System Overview

Overview and Specifications

Cincinnati Bengal System Overview


It's been a little while coming but finally, now the huge amount of Graphic Card releases has slowed down, we can bring you the overview of the Cincinnati Bengal rig.

For those of you who don't frequent the forums or Youtube you might not know that this was a surprise system built by Tom for me as a thanks for the swathes of work that I do for the site. Obviously Tom is the face of the site, but as always there is a lot of behind the scenes stuff. Anyway with a combination of some wonderful companies and much secrecy, I am the very proud owner of a gorgeous water-cooled system.

Rather than just go "wahoo" and then get on and play we thought you might like a little overview of a system freed from the constraints of our bench testing procedure. With so many new bits of hardware on the market it can be very tempting to think that a high end system on current technology wont be enough. Let's have a shuftie.


Now of course there are a couple of serious bits of hardware in this, that definitely don't come under the 'average system' specifications. They are of course the dual Corsair Force GT's that I reviewed earlier, and the Zotac GTX590 with waterblock.

Intel Core i7-2600K @ 4.6GHz
ASRock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3
16GB Kingston T1 1600MHz
2x Corsair Force GT 240GB in RAID0
Zotac GTX590 
Phobya 360 Radiator
Phobya Dual-bay Reservoir
Tygon Hose
Mayhem Custom Coolant
CoolerMaster ATCS 840
BitFenix Spectre Orange LED Fans
BeQuiet Dark Power 850W PSU

Now I'm just going to rattle through a few tests to give a flavour of what it has to offer.

Cincinnati Bengal System Overview  

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Most Recent Comments

21-02-2012, 06:02:34


We've shown you the capabilities of the Force GT RAID0 setup, now we have a look at the rest of the performance.

Continue ReadingQuote

21-02-2012, 06:43:59

The link is linking to the pic you posted incase you didn't realize Tom Quote

21-02-2012, 08:08:20

Really beautiful rig with even better performance.Quote

21-02-2012, 08:13:47

Link to Overview...

21-02-2012, 12:25:57

VB is lucky to have you as a friend! Really beautiful rig with awesome performanceQuote

21-02-2012, 13:30:24

Beautiful rig really impressive. Quote

21-02-2012, 17:17:58

I just downloaded PCMark 7 and hit 6,000 points on the nose on the 1st run with my daily use system: PCM7

ASUS Maximus IV Extreme

Intel i7-2600K at 5.01GHz. w/Corsair H100 cooler (less than 60C fully loaded)

Crucial M4 256GB SSD x 1

EVGA GTX590 x 2 in Quad-SLi (around 70C fully loaded)

Mushkin Redline DDR3-1866MHz 4 x 4GB

I guess I need to watercool this thing sometime and see what it does when seriously OC'd!

Cincinnati Bengals black and orange? A little early for Halloween isn't it? Or is there some other annual celebration over in old Blighty of which I'm unaware? Quote

22-02-2012, 19:52:06

"Because there good title" Metro is alright not what I describe as goodQuote

24-02-2012, 19:32:47

i can't understand what is stand for <> Quote

24-02-2012, 20:28:00

That is one awesome system. Really love the orange and black theme, especially how the orange coolant looks in the loops. Always happy to see Tom's amazing work on the systems he builds. Quote

24-02-2012, 23:29:29

Good stuff as always Tom, very nice build. Grats on your new system!Quote

25-02-2012, 13:52:17

Originally Posted by Xcrash View Post

i can't understand what is stand for <>
It's an American sports team. Not sure which sport though.Quote

25-02-2012, 20:38:05

Mr. Strawberry
It is an epic system

Fixed the link as well Quote

25-02-2012, 21:22:44

Originally Posted by yassarikhan786 View Post

It's an American sports team. Not sure which sport though.
(American) Football

25-02-2012, 23:37:22

Mad ass rig Quote

26-02-2012, 12:45:46

Very nice indeed!

Loving the carbon Quote

26-02-2012, 14:09:24

Originally Posted by hmmblah View Post

(American) Football
Thanks for clearing that up for me Quote

03-03-2012, 15:42:07

Freakn massive mateQuote

09-04-2012, 18:22:41

Nice system there and has an amazing colour scheme ;DQuote

02-05-2012, 04:45:12

The bengal tiger rig to be more precise Quote

02-05-2012, 07:07:40

what ever happened to this rig?

has VB got it now?

pics would be nice Quote

02-05-2012, 11:20:53

Is an outstanding rig. Be nice if some company did builds in team colors. (this is where someone links to something I've missed)

Best of luck in getting WEI 7.9 across the board tho Quote

02-05-2012, 13:08:08

Originally Posted by dugdiamond View Post

what ever happened to this rig?

has VB got it now?

pics would be nice

03-05-2012, 07:22:38

Its a good build, but ive never been a fan of carbon wrap. it doesnt flow round small corners great at all, it creases into little bits.Quote

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