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I'm building my first PC... Buy list?

this is more than any gaming system needs to be but I'll give 2 options. better cpu vs better GPU.

 

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1 minute ago, TechnoLovely said:

Yeah, I probably should have clarified that before hand. I notice people tend to be more... what's the word... Descriptive when I start off with that though so I usually wait until I have to correct someone so I don't feel like I'm having my hand held lol

I tend to not hand hold. some members will.

you can also say it is your first new and then almost everyone will drop it.


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1 minute ago, TechnoLovely said:

Yeah, I probably should have clarified that before hand. I notice people tend to be more... what's the word... Descriptive when I start off with that though so I usually wait until I have to correct someone so I don't feel like I'm having my hand held lol

Also, I'll definately post a build log. I was gonna ask if anyone wanted to see once I get it started, but yeah. And coming back from talking to my partner. apparently I'm in trouble because she read this and I have to make hers IDENTICAL lolol

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Just now, TechnoLovely said:

Also, I'll definately post a build log. I was gonna ask if anyone wanted to see once I get it started, but yeah. And coming back from talking to my partner. apparently I'm in trouble because she read this and I have to make hers IDENTICAL lolol

I hope you have the budget then :P


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Just now, TechnoLovely said:

Also, I'll definately post a build log. I was gonna ask if anyone wanted to see once I get it started, but yeah. And coming back from talking to my partner. apparently I'm in trouble because she read this and I have to make hers IDENTICAL lolol

ah the fun. My GF at least nice enough to let me give her a nice hand system.


Good luck, Have fun, Build PC, and have a last gen console for use once a year. I should answer most of the time between 9 to 3 PST

NightHawk 2.0: R7 2700 @4.0ghz, B450m Steel Legends, H105, 4x8gb Gell EVO 3000, XFX RX 580 8GB, Corsair RM750X, 500 gb 850 evo, 500gb 850 pro and 5tb Toshiba x300

Skunkworks: R5 3500U, 16gb, 250 intel 750, 500gb Adata XPG 6000 lite, Vega 8. HP probook G455R G6

Condor (MC server): 6600K, z170m plus, 16gb corsair vengeance LPX, samsung 750 evo, EVGA BR 450.

Bearcat (F@H box) core 2 duo, 1x4gb EEC DDR2, 250gb WD blue, 9800GTX+, STRIX 660ti, supermicro PSU, dell T3400.

Compute server Rappter(remember to add link) HP DL380G6 2xE5520 24GB ram with 4x146gb 10k drives and 4x300gb 10K drives, running NOTHING can't get anything to work

WIP NAS Spirt Cisco Security Multiservices Platform server e5420 12gb ram, 1x6 1tb raid 6 for plex + Need funding 16+1 2tb raid 6 for mass storage.

PSU Tier List      Motherboard Tier List      How to get PC parts cheap    HP probook 445R G6 review

 

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1 minute ago, GDRRiley said:

ah the fun. My GF at least nice enough to let me give her a nice hand system.

I think it's mostly cause of what she has right now, the idea of an upgrade has her excited...

she has this:

https://www.newegg.com/satin-black-in-trax-horizon-toshiba-c55t-a5123-everyday-value/p/N82E16834216814?item=9SIA0AJ2314432&source=region&nm_mc=knc-googlemkp-pc&cm_mmc=knc-googlemkp-pc-_-pla-action+packaged+inc.-_-notebooks-_-9SIA0AJ2314432&gclid=Cj0KCQiAkePyBRCEARIsAMy5Scu_tY3xgg-UH_3d-UuCJr2P2DXe5rrPLpv4JVK_FnFEJ0B2H5ab_LEaAnUeEALw_wcB&gclsrc=aw.ds

 

Yeah, I know, how cruel of me for letting her try to GAME on that thing... Lmao

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Just now, TechnoLovely said:

I think it's mostly cause of what she has right now, the idea of an upgrade has her excited...

she has this:

oh got it is like my GF trying to game on a 2015 13in macbook.

 


Good luck, Have fun, Build PC, and have a last gen console for use once a year. I should answer most of the time between 9 to 3 PST

NightHawk 2.0: R7 2700 @4.0ghz, B450m Steel Legends, H105, 4x8gb Gell EVO 3000, XFX RX 580 8GB, Corsair RM750X, 500 gb 850 evo, 500gb 850 pro and 5tb Toshiba x300

Skunkworks: R5 3500U, 16gb, 250 intel 750, 500gb Adata XPG 6000 lite, Vega 8. HP probook G455R G6

Condor (MC server): 6600K, z170m plus, 16gb corsair vengeance LPX, samsung 750 evo, EVGA BR 450.

Bearcat (F@H box) core 2 duo, 1x4gb EEC DDR2, 250gb WD blue, 9800GTX+, STRIX 660ti, supermicro PSU, dell T3400.

Compute server Rappter(remember to add link) HP DL380G6 2xE5520 24GB ram with 4x146gb 10k drives and 4x300gb 10K drives, running NOTHING can't get anything to work

WIP NAS Spirt Cisco Security Multiservices Platform server e5420 12gb ram, 1x6 1tb raid 6 for plex + Need funding 16+1 2tb raid 6 for mass storage.

PSU Tier List      Motherboard Tier List      How to get PC parts cheap    HP probook 445R G6 review

 

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3 minutes ago, GDRRiley said:

oh got it is like my GF trying to game on a 2015 13in macbook.

 

Big oof. Those things are basically Chromebooks with extra software at this point

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1 minute ago, TechnoLovely said:

Big oof. Those things are basically Chromebooks with extra software at this point

the 13s yeah but a 15 with dual GPUs are decent. she moved to a 2013 when her screen broke (was basically the same cost) and it is okay. I still wouldn't buy one but hey I'm not a final cut pro editor


Good luck, Have fun, Build PC, and have a last gen console for use once a year. I should answer most of the time between 9 to 3 PST

NightHawk 2.0: R7 2700 @4.0ghz, B450m Steel Legends, H105, 4x8gb Gell EVO 3000, XFX RX 580 8GB, Corsair RM750X, 500 gb 850 evo, 500gb 850 pro and 5tb Toshiba x300

Skunkworks: R5 3500U, 16gb, 250 intel 750, 500gb Adata XPG 6000 lite, Vega 8. HP probook G455R G6

Condor (MC server): 6600K, z170m plus, 16gb corsair vengeance LPX, samsung 750 evo, EVGA BR 450.

Bearcat (F@H box) core 2 duo, 1x4gb EEC DDR2, 250gb WD blue, 9800GTX+, STRIX 660ti, supermicro PSU, dell T3400.

Compute server Rappter(remember to add link) HP DL380G6 2xE5520 24GB ram with 4x146gb 10k drives and 4x300gb 10K drives, running NOTHING can't get anything to work

WIP NAS Spirt Cisco Security Multiservices Platform server e5420 12gb ram, 1x6 1tb raid 6 for plex + Need funding 16+1 2tb raid 6 for mass storage.

PSU Tier List      Motherboard Tier List      How to get PC parts cheap    HP probook 445R G6 review

 

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2 minutes ago, GDRRiley said:

the 13s yeah but a 15 with dual GPUs are decent. she moved to a 2013 when her screen broke (was basically the same cost) and it is okay. I still wouldn't buy one but hey I'm not a final cut pro editor

Oh, she edits videos? Macbook's are good for video editing and music production.

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8 minutes ago, TechnoLovely said:

Oh, she edits videos? Macbook's are good for video editing and music production.

Yep we both do. Eh video they‘ve lost their edge unless you love FCPX. DaVinci Resolve is so good now. 


Good luck, Have fun, Build PC, and have a last gen console for use once a year. I should answer most of the time between 9 to 3 PST

NightHawk 2.0: R7 2700 @4.0ghz, B450m Steel Legends, H105, 4x8gb Gell EVO 3000, XFX RX 580 8GB, Corsair RM750X, 500 gb 850 evo, 500gb 850 pro and 5tb Toshiba x300

Skunkworks: R5 3500U, 16gb, 250 intel 750, 500gb Adata XPG 6000 lite, Vega 8. HP probook G455R G6

Condor (MC server): 6600K, z170m plus, 16gb corsair vengeance LPX, samsung 750 evo, EVGA BR 450.

Bearcat (F@H box) core 2 duo, 1x4gb EEC DDR2, 250gb WD blue, 9800GTX+, STRIX 660ti, supermicro PSU, dell T3400.

Compute server Rappter(remember to add link) HP DL380G6 2xE5520 24GB ram with 4x146gb 10k drives and 4x300gb 10K drives, running NOTHING can't get anything to work

WIP NAS Spirt Cisco Security Multiservices Platform server e5420 12gb ram, 1x6 1tb raid 6 for plex + Need funding 16+1 2tb raid 6 for mass storage.

PSU Tier List      Motherboard Tier List      How to get PC parts cheap    HP probook 445R G6 review

 

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