Forum discussion tagged with budget.
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    Question Mid-tier-ish Sata SSD or Budget-tier-ish NVMe SSDs?

    I live on the Philippines and some SSDs are not available in my country. I'm using a spreadsheet I found in reddit and I found Team Elite 512GB MP34 is my best bet. And the other are the Samsung 970 Evo (which is out of my budget), WD SN550 (DRamless, which is not great for OS drive), Kingston...
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    Question Building a PC

    A friend of mine wants to build a gaming pc around 800-1000 and we both know that there are no gpus at a reasonable price atm. Will building a pc without a gpu or with an old one i got be any better, than nothing? What should we do?
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    [SOLVED] CPU and GPU Appear to be Throttling Under Load

    CPU: AMD FX 8350 Black Edition GPU: GTX 1060 6GB Version MOBO: Asus m5a78l-m/usb3 (cheap budget motherboard) HDD: WD Black Edition 1TB (almost brand new) PSU: EVGA 500B Bronze Ram: 4x4 4GB 1600Mhz Hyperx (yeah i know its slow) Hello, I appear to be having CPU and GPU throttling consistently...
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    Question PC randomly restarts once every day?

    Specs: PSU: 650W Thermaltake (2 years old) CPU: i7-870 (6 months old) CPU Cooler: GAMMAX 400 (6 months old) GPU: GTX 960 STRIX (2 years old) Mobo: MS-7163 (2 years old) RAM: 8GB DDR3 1666MHz (2 years old) SSD: 250GB Kingston 2.5" (9 months old) HDD: Seagate 1TB (2 years old) For the past week...
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    Question Best £300 pc

    Hi, I sold my old pc so now I can build one for 300. What's the best one because everything have become soo overpriced. Some of the cpu's aren't even on the market. A ryzen 3 3200g now costs £200. So now I don't know what to get. I can't find cpu's or gpu's that are normal price.
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    [SOLVED] Best budget gaming PC under 1050$ USD

    Hi, A friend I know wants to buy a prebuilt PC because he doesn't know anything about PC components. I'm trying to reach out for any one that can come out with the ''best'' custom build gaming PC that will be under 1050$ USD. That is the price the person is willing to pay for the pre-build but...
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    Question Monitor for gaming and hobby related activities (video and drawing) ?

    I've been looking for a new 1920x1080 24 inch monitor to upgrade from my old samsung S24B300 24 inch. But I'm unsure about what to pick. I'm going to use it mostly for gaming and occasionally for light video work. In the form of matching audio up to video. However, another thing that I am...
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    [SOLVED] best 144hz budget monitor for gaming

    Hi, I know that AOC 24g2 has a best review's but in my country is out of stock long time, I have two monitors on my mind one is MSI G241 and second one is AOC C24G2U... what is best monitor to go with or to recommend something else in this price range. thanks 😊
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    Question Can this PC build be cheaper for similar performance?

    My dad's laptop died and I've designed a desktop build for him. He will only be using it for web browsing, watching videos and designing websites. He wants it to be fast so I hooked him up with an SSD and made sure he had enough HDD storage for his files. Anyways, his budget is $500 and the list...
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    Question Options For Upgrading DDR3 System

    I am currently gaming on an i5-3470 system, and have been for almost the past 8 years. I have only started upgrading it back in October of 2020 by buying a used R9 270x (my previous card was a GT 520 so it was a HUGE step for me). I am now looking for different ways to possibly upgrade my rig...
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    Question Budget Wireless Headphones Recommendation

    Hey! Can someone recommend me a good budget (47$ max) wireless headphones? I've been searching and came up with the JBL Tune500BT, but idk if it would be a good fit cause of the fragility and discomfort after some hours of use.
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    Question Choosing between R7 250 or HD 7750

    The specific cards in question are MSI R7 250 1GB GDDR5 OC and Sapphire HD 7750 OC 1GB GDDR5. I'm building an experimental PC and I want specifically one of these two cards. Both are offered for the same price and look pretty similar from what I've seen online. Is there an advantage of...
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    Question Laptop Suggestions/Advice

    Hello. I am looking for a multipurpose laptop that has the ability to efficiently run modern games. My budget is $300-$350. Thanks!
  14. ringmany

    Question Suggestions for PC upgrade

    Hi everyone, A friend is currently looking to upgrade his PC (New CPU and Graphics card) yes I know it's a bad time due to prices. He mostly uses his PC for streaming FPS games to Twitch, such as Valorant, CS:GO, some aimlabs etc. His current PC build is...
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    Which laptop should I buy?

    Hello! I've been wondering which laptop to buy for myself as I need a gaming laptop. I am from Estonia and currently my budget is around 1800EUR. I only use my own country stores for purchase. As some of the new RTX 3000 series laptops just hit the shelf, there's some interesting offers for my...
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    Question Relatively new to PC and need help

    I am looking to upgrade my system due to it being somewhat old and carrying a CPU bottleneck. I need some help seeing as how this is my first time upgrading a PC and it feels incredibly overwhelming to say the least. I bought my setup used from someone who built it about 3-4 years ago. My...
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    Question Motospeed ck62 vs New release Havit wireless 60%

    Im looking for a under 45$ budget 60% white wireless mechanical keyboard. Since my budget is low for what i want, Im between these 2, i already know the motospeed is really popular but i´ve seen a lot of youtubers reviews and they do not recommended it because of the function caps you have to...
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    Question New to buying pc parts. Need help with advice on graphics card.

    So my specs are I5, rx 580, 16gb ram, ssd. I want to buy this "MSI GeForce GTX 1660 VENTUS XS 6G OC 6GB GDDR5 1830MHz" graphics card used on ebay for $280. Is this a good graphics card for someone who just wants a budget upgrade instead of the latest and greatest? Thanks.
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    Question my gpu is lagging

    I have motherboard ASUS P8H61-M LX3 R2.0 I was running it with its integrated gpu, then i bought asus gt 730 d3 2gb and i put it in, when i switched to the new gpu, pc became way slower and couldn't run games that integrated could, can anyone give me solution for this?
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    Question £800 Gaming Build

    Hi all. Looking for ideas for an £800 build for Feb/March time. Will be used for 1080p gaming. Best bang for buck possible please! Thanks.