Your Desktop (HARDWARE EDITION!)

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Re: Your Desktop (HARDWARE EDITION!)

Post by Welshy » Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:47 am

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Re: Your Desktop (HARDWARE EDITION!)

Post by Vic Viper » Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:09 am

No worries Gunny, just glad you're still with us. Anytime you have a question about windows 10 or some hardware issue, don't hesitate to get us involved, we're all happy to help.
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Re: Your Desktop (HARDWARE EDITION!)

Post by Barr » Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:43 pm

Finally upgraded!!!

Had a tough time picking parts but ultimately chose to splurge a little. Stayed up a couple nights to build it and had fun, especially when it went into a BSOD loop.

Everything runs like a charm now and im really happy. Although the cpu and gpu fans are horrendous and Im looking into maybe water cooling both soon.
PCPartPicker part list: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/dZcLmq
Price breakdown by merchant: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/dZcLmq/by_merchant/

CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor ($184.89 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: Gigabyte - B450 AORUS PRO WIFI (rev. 1.0) ATX AM4 Motherboard ($114.89 @ OutletPC)
Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws V Series 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory ($110.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: Crucial - MX500 500 GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive ($69.85 @ OutletPC)
Storage: SanDisk - Ultra 3D 1 TB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($129.99 @ Adorama)
Video Card: XFX - Radeon RX 580 8 GB GTS XXX ED Video Card ($187.89 @ OutletPC)
Case: Corsair - 100R ATX Mid Tower Case ($45.51 @ B&H)
Power Supply: Cooler Master - MasterWatt 650 W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($69.99 @ Amazon)
Monitor: LG - 24MP59HT-P 23.8" 1920x1080 75 Hz Monitor ($129.99)
Keyboard: Cooler Master - Lite L Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($39.99 @ Newegg Business)
Total: $1083.97
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-03-19 18:33 EDT-0400
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