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SECTION RULES - POST SMALL QUESTIONS IN THE RESPECTIVE THREAD OR GET BANNED!

What this section is for: -Getting help choosing parts for a computer -Getting help building a computer -Getting help with prebuilts -Getting help with laptops What to put in your thread (if you're looking for help on a build): -Budget -Games...

14th June 2009
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Build Advice-Gaming/light-Duty Mining 800ish USD

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3xqSY Ok, so my budget for this build is 800 dollars- I am sticking with AMD GPU/APU strictly for mining and the APU is so that I can use integrated graphics to do some very light gaming while my GPU mines(low-intensity of...

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solved Noctua NH-U14S Wont Screw In!

Ok so i got a NH-U14s and the screws wont screw. Like they wont go any further no matter how much pressure I put on them. Its really starting to piss me off because I cant find anyone else with this problem. Does anyone know how to solve this problem? ...

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Need case advice...

For future gaming build, price is not really an object. Going to go two separate directions here, watercooling or air cooling. Either type needs to accommodate common sized mb/graphics cards and be able to hand minor to med OC. I only have...

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[HELP] I need a decent Graphics Card ( 2 Last )

So my specs are: GIGABYTE 78LMT-S2P Motherboard PCI-E 2.0 x16 8GB DDR3 RAM Radeon HD6450 (HD my ass) 500w Power Supply I am looking for a decent card to play games with with a fairly good amount of highish quality textures at playable...

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solved PC Build ($2500-3000 Budget)

Fractal Design Define R4 Blackout with Window Silent ATX Mid Tower Computer Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811352037 EVGA Z87 FTW (141-HW-E877-KR) LGA 1150 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard:...

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solved Cooling for an old PC

So I have this old PC that I am planning to run a small server off of. The only thing I am a bit stuck with is whether to have intake or exhaust with the fans. It has two top mounted fans and one rear mounted. Is it better to have them as intake or...

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solved Looking for a new pc

Well guys, I wanna build a new pc with a budget of $900. I don't know a lot about pc parts and I wanted to ask for some help. Any recommendations?

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solved How much do I need an upgrade?

Here are my specs: CPU: AMD Athlon II X2 250 - 3.00 GHz GPU: Nvidia GeForce GT 520 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-M68MT-S2 RAM memory: Kingston DDR3 8Gb HDD: Western digital 300gb (I don't know which model exactly). Power Supply: 500w what do you...

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Opinions on my build

Aiming for cheap, but being able to run games mid-low settings at (hopefully) 60fps stable. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/Jayden_/saved/4rih

1 Day Ago
by Tey Go to last post
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$100 Build Challenge!

I have a challenge for you guys! Can you find parts to build a working computer for under $100? I would actually consider building it as an experiment to see if it could run Garry's Mod or something.

2 Days Ago
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solved Kijiji builds

this worth $600? http://www.kijiji.ca/v-desktop-computers/dartmouth/desktop-gaming-machine/585447571?enableSearchNavigationFlag=true - AMD Athlon II 2.9GHz, $50 - XFX Radeon HD 7950, $280 - 4GB Kingston HyperX RAM, $48 - 750w 80pEVGA Power...

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solved New low-noise CPU fan.

I'm currently trying to get my desktop to a very low-noise level. One of the current noise components that I need to change is my old-unknown-branded-cpu fan. I really want to go for only air coolers, rather than water based, as water cooling based...

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by Jalict Go to last post
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Gaming Rig, $2800 budget. Suggestions for changes? (Australia)

This list and price is for a pre-built machine but they're the kind of specs I'm aiming for. Changed from original list, not pre-built CPU: Intel Core i5 4670K Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 780 RAM: Corsair...

2 Days Ago
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PSU complications

Hey Here is the list of all the parts i have currently bought: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (164.39 @ Aria PC) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO...

3 Days Ago
by Gibbatron Go to last post
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$650 for a friend

I was looking into this for a friend. Suggestions? PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i3-2120 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($109.99 @ SuperBiiz) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ...

3 Days Ago
by Lilyo Go to last post
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Is this prebuilt worth 2000?

AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz -CPU AMD 990FX -Motherboard nVidia GeForce GTX 780 3Gt GDDR5 384bit -Graphics card 16Gt (2x8Gt) DDR3 1600MHz RAM 240Gt (2x 120Gt) SSD (6Gb/s) In RAID0 configuration

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solved $700 Upgrade/Rebuild (US)

I built this PC a couple years ago and I think it's time I upgraded a little bit. I plan on reusing my HDDs and RAM I don't mind replacing everything else. Hoping to run Watch Dogs and some next-gen games on decently high settings. My monitor resolution...

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Opinions on this build

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ULTRA-FAST-Quad-Core-8GB-1TB-Desktop-Gaming-PC-Computer-AMD-HD-/191025096255?pt=UK_Computing_DesktopPCs&hash=item2c79fba63f

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Preparing my computer for all that next gen beauty.

So the PS4 and Xbone is out in the open world and i am pretty sure that within a year or 2-3 we will have most games on next-gen graphics, so my PC gotta be ready for that. I was thinking at a upgrade first of all, since my PC is quite decent in my...

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Buying new PC - HELP

Here are specifications: CPU: AM3+ AMD FX-8320, 16MB BOX Black Edition 32nm - 3.50GHz Motherboard: MB AM3+ 970 MSI, 2xPCIe/DDR3/SATA3/USB3.0/GLAN/7.1 RAM memory: DDR3 8GB HDD: 1TB GPU: AMD Radeon R9 270X 2GB GDDR5, DVI-I/DVI-D/HDMI/DP/ Optical...

5 Days Ago
by Adam.GameDev Go to last post
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Whats the best PC I can build with $700 - $1,000?

So I have $1,000 coming in for a job, but I want to spend around $700-ish, so I can buy some games or something, but I won't mind spending more than that. So whats the absolute best PC I can build with this? I will mainly be using it for gaming, but I...

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Custom Gaming PC Build

Need help to make sure i am getting the correct parts i already have a case, psu and hard drives. I have got these parts together and i think it will make a decent gaming PC, The RAM will be upgraded at a later date and i will be using the on board...

6 Days Ago
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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Need case advice...

For future gaming build, price is not really an object. Going to go two separate directions here, watercooling or air cooling. Either type needs to accommodate common sized mb/graphics cards and be able to hand minor to med OC. I only have...

1 Week Ago
by H8Entitlement Go to last post
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Building a rival to next-gen consoles (UK) This thread has images

I am finally upgrading my PC, and I would like something that is not too expensive (~400) while providing similar or better levels of performance. I already have things like the HDD, case and PSU sorted, and I know what RAM and GPU I would buy (GTX 750Ti...

1 Week Ago
by Adam.GameDev Go to last post
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Need a new graphics card in 250$ price range This thread has images

Title says it all, currently have an AMD Radeon hd 6750. So I guess another AMD would be the best choice for an upgrade? Computer is a stock model: http://www.amazon.com/Gateway-FX6860-UR20P-Gaming-Desktop-Black/dp/B0050JSJU4

1 Week Ago
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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Home virtualization server [Low power build] This thread has images

Hey guys, Recently I posted about a mid-high end build for running games and virtual machines (http://facepunch.com/showthread.php?t=1336348). New developments with work made me realize that I never game anymore and only do testing at home. So my new...

1 Week Ago
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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Friend's Budget Game Build This thread has images

Hi, my friend wants to start PC gaming this Summer, and asked me. He has a 450 dollar budget and wants to play Fallout: New Vegas modded and some FPS, maybe even Emulation. http://pcpartpicker.com/parts/partlist/ We will be using an extra Windows 7...

1 Week Ago
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Getting a new PC/PC Parts in October - 1.2k Budget

Seeing that my PC is 'old' (and by Packard Bell), I've decided to get a new PC as soon as I've accumulated enough money. Newer games would probably melt both my graphics card and CPU, so I need some help on parts or full rigs for a gaming PC. What I...

1 Week Ago
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Unbearably low FPS on certain games

To start off, these are my specs: Operating System: Windows 8 64-bit (6.2, Build 9200) (9200.win8_gdr.130531-1504) Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz (8 CPUs), ~3.4GHz Available OS Memory: 16338MB RAM Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce...

1 Week Ago
by GiGaBiTe Go to last post
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Upgrading to a ZOTAC NVIDA 780 3GB to replace my AMD 7850, is this a logical upgrade choice with these specs? This thread has images

My CPU is currently overclocked to 4.2ghz on 1.151v My PSU is a Corsair CX600 series (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139028) I am planning to upgrade to this GPU as the title says...

1 Week Ago
by Tey Go to last post
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Need a new rig $1000ish budget ( 2 Last ) This thread has images

Pretty much I need a new gaming rig, that can easily run anything for around $1000. I don't need a keyboard, Mouse, Speakers/Headphones, Hard drive, Monitor Where can I get the best deals?

1 Week Ago
by JC2Gamer1456 Go to last post
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Upgrading Motherboard + CPU This thread has images

I'm planning on gradually upgrading my PC as it's been about 4 years since I built it and I want to be able to run newer games. Naturally I'm starting with the motherboard and processor. My current build is: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-870A-UD3 CPU:...

1 Week Ago
by Lilyo Go to last post
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Looking to buy new graphics card. Around 200 budget This thread has images

I intend to upgrade from an AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series to a EVGA GeForce GTX 760 SC 2048MB GDDR5. But I am not sure that is the right card? Is there anything better that I could get for the same price. Basically I want it to be able to play BF4 ultra at...

1 Week Ago
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gaming pc budget: 1200 portugal

Hey guys i live in portugal and am currently looking for good parts for my computer for a budget of 1,200. i am looking to play battlefield 3 and 4.

1 Week Ago
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solved $400 Gaming Build

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($109.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock 960GM/U3S3 FX Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($53.99 @ Newegg) Memory: A-Data XPG V1.0 4GB (1 x 4GB)...

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Build for family

I'm looking to replace an old computer with a newer one that will hopefully last a fairly long time. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i3-4130 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor ($118.97 @ OutletPC) ...

1 Week Ago
by Levelog Go to last post
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$400 gaming pc

After my original pc broke down I ended up buying a macbook, however i have begun to miss being able to play games at a good fps. So i have decided to build my own, and then i realized i dont have the slightest knowledge in pc building/ computer parts....

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Server Hosting PC

I have plenty of spare parts laying around and was wondering how to go about building a game server PC. I want to host games like Counter Strike, Arma 2, Garry's Mod with player bases of about 10 people. Now, here's what I have for spare parts: ...

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Super Kijiji Blue light special

Is this shit worth $640? Phenom II X3 720 BE (4th core unleashed and OC @ 3.6 GHz like a 955) OCZ Vendetta 2 Cooler Master Cosmos S OCZ OCZ3P16004GK DDR3 @ 1600 Asus M4A78T-E 2 X HIS 6850 in crossfire (OC @ 850 MHz like a 6870) OCZ Vertex 120GB

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