Nvidia's Kegputer Can Play StarCraft II On 3 Screens

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  1. Ron
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    An important piece of technology was tucked away at Nvidia's CES 2011 booth, the Kegputer, which is part Sierra Nevada dispensing beer keg, part high-powered gaming rig. Kris from Nvidia explains what makes this refrigerated PC so unique.[/p]
    Source (Kotaku)

    More info from NVIDIA.

    This mod is a blissful marriage of a 15.5 gallon keg and a liquid cooled GeForce GTX gaming PC. Did I mention that it has a fully functional beer dispensing system? Thanks to Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. we were able to develop a solution to install a 2.5 gallon mini keg with an integrated refrigeration system and in-line Co2 pump into the KEGputer. With it, you can pour ice-cold beer without the need of pesky beer pumps or giant tubs of ice.

    Last but certainly not least, we worked with our partners at EVGA, ASUS, Danger Den, Crucial and Antec to ensure that the hardware on KEGputer would make it a certifiable monster of gaming power. Feast your eyes on these specs:

    ? 2 x EVGA GeForce GTX 580 Hydrocopper 2 graphics cards in 2-Way SLI
    ? ASUS P67 Sandybridge motherboard
    ? Intel i7 2600 3.4 Ghz Sandybridge CPU
    ? 8 gigs of DDR3 Crucial Ballistix at 1600 Mhz
    ? Crucial 160 Gig SSD
    ? Danger Den Extreme liquid cooling system
    ? Antec 1200 watt TruePower Quattro PSU
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  2. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

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    If it's powered by Nvidia GPUs, it'll be serving lukewarm beers at best. [​IMG]
     
  3. DeadLocked

    DeadLocked Bi-Winning.

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    Let's get pissed and spill many beers on this highly expensive computer [​IMG]
     
  4. Ritsuki

    Ritsuki ORAORAORAORA

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    Beer and computer. Am I the only one who find it failish ?
     
  5. Theraima

    Theraima I own this desert, bitches!

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    It just isnt that cool.. And its gonna be a pain to refill that [​IMG]
     
  6. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

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    It's probably Bud Light or an equally terrible beer.
     
  7. Wabsta

    Wabsta you fight like a dairy farmer

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    I find the combination of beer and gaming perfect. Brb, getting another beer, and gonna play some WoW.

    EDIT: But, if I just had this computer, I wouldnt have to brb!
     
  8. Ritsuki

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    It's just that I don't like to drink alone, and drinking while gaming alters my skills. Ok, it's fun when you're with friends, but alone [​IMG]
     
  9. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

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    Which is why Skype and STEAM BUDDY LIST exists.
     
  10. Rydian

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    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
  11. SPH73

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    This.

    (lol)
     
  12. DeMoN

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    It's actually this beer:
    [​IMG]
    But I don't drink so I couldn't tell you if it's good or bad.
     
  13. Ron
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  14. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

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    You have inspired me to rewatch that. Such a classic.
     
  15. Fear Zoa

    Fear Zoa Still Alive

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    EPIC CASE MOD
     
  16. Gman 101

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    Can't the ATI cards run 6 screens? This is hardly impressive when it's requiring 2 x GTX580s... Regardless though, interesting mod but I remember seeing something identical to this months ago on bit-tech.net.
     
  17. GundamXXX

    GundamXXX Ergo Ego

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    Agreed.


    Also... this stuff is pwn.. anyone have a price on this baby? Because I cant wait for htis to go retail [​IMG]