Forum discussion tagged with budget.
  1. C

    Question Which Ryzen Cpu, Gpu should i pick for my low-budget build?

    Hello, Can you help me choose between ; a) ryzen 5 1600, a320 mobo, rx 570 b) ryzen 3 1200, b450, rx 570 c) ryzen 3 1200, a320, rx 580 d)ryzen 3 1200, a320, rx 580 (if i save on smth else) if you have any other ideas on where i can save please suggest it. *The b450 i wanted in order to Overclock...
  2. D

    Question Low end laptop for video editing?

    I would like to ask what is the lowest system requirement that is enough for video editing mainly in After Effects? I have a good desktop at home, however I spend a lot of time travelling on train, which time I could use to cut and edit videos. Rendering speed is not important as I can simply...
  3. Hasenn

    Question New build for < £1250 for gaming, programming (UE, Unity), video / photo editing

    I am going to use the PC mostly for gaming (both AAA and indie), video game programing (Visual Studio and Unity), animating / drawing (Adobe After Effects and Adobe Illustrator). I usually keep all my settings on Ultra. When on desktop, I usually do multitasking. I will buy all the components...
  4. K

    Question Core i5 4590s Vs Xeon E3-1230V2

    I am currently planning a budget PC for a relative of mine. As the title suggests I am deciding between a Xeon E3-1230V2 and an i5 4590s. Specs are as listed below: Asus GTX 680 directcu II OC HyperX genesis 8gb 1600mHz 600W PSU From what I've gathered the i5 has slightly better single core...
  5. K

    Question I am planning to build a PC but

    Hi, I am planning to build a PC That will run games like heavy modded skyrim, mirror's edge, gta v and more and right now I have recently bought a GPU which is a Palit gtx 1070ti dual and about to buy a i7-8700. I heard that Palit has a terrible cooling. Do you guys have a good suggestions on...
  6. D

    [SOLVED] Which is the better "Gaming" mouse among these for a Casual Gamer

    I am no pro and don't want to be one, just want to enjoy my casual FPS gaming, meanwhile i've got only two options on my side - Logitech G90 https://mdcomputers.in/logitech-g90.html?sort=p.price&order=ASC Gamdias DEMETER E1 And NYX E1 Combo...
  7. S

    Question Ideas for Upgrade

    Hi everyone, I've posted in some other threads before on upgrading my PC. I got a new GPU not too long ago which works fairly well for what I'm doing. Recently, I got interested in new parts to boost performance a bit. I'll give a full list on my ideas and show what I already have. I'll take any...
  8. N

    Question Which one should i get?

    Should i get a q8400 or a l5410 xeon for my 775 machine to replace a e8400.
  9. Hanbee

    Question budget laptop

    I bought a budget laptop with decent specs and I assumed it could handle some low end games. Right now it cannot even handle morrowind or league of legends at the lowest settings. FPS is incredibly low its unplayable. I updated the drivers and everything but still to no avail. Is there...
  10. S

    Question What would be a good cpu upgrade from i7 3770?

    I do light to medium video/picture editing and I game a lot as well. My budget is around £250.
  11. perdboy

    Question Upgrade suggestions?

    I know I don't need an upgrade but in your opinion what should I upgrade from my rig? Im going to get a mechanical keyboard soon and I think a new CPU when the new Ryzen line up gets announced but is there any suggestions or upgrades that make sense. I was thinking about selling my 1070 and...
  12. RustyVaper

    Question ASUS GTX560 1GB vs MSI GTX650 OC 2GB

    I had to buy a GTX650OC 2GB on eBay as my 560 died and artifacted a lot. Is this an upgrade or an upgrade as I have seen some specs and realised my new card has only 1 6pin connecter where my old card had 2. Have I accidentally downgraded? If anyone could help by telling me what to choose as...
  13. perdboy

    Question Home entertainment build

    So me and my family were thinking about buying a used apple tv or better chrome cast to watch movies and shows in 4k since we have a 4k tv. I was wondering if maybe building a cheap pc for entertainment would be a better idea. I built this on pc part picker anyone have any suggestions or think...
  14. C

    Question Can i use my psu for a new build?

    Alright so, i want to build a new pc and i'm on a tight budget and i cannot go higher than i already am. So i want to use my corsair CX600 for it since i had tried one psu already and i am pretty sure that it failed me (i bought a corsair vs650) and i'll just return the components and get new...
  15. N

    Question What CPU should I upgrade to? (Please read carefully)

    Hi everyone. To start off this thread, I have a Pentium G4400 as my CPU, it only has 2 Cores and 2 Threads, no hyperthreading, so I'm in a precarious situation as you can see. Right now, where I live, inflation is a thing, is a HUGE thing. I'm not 18 years old yet, I'm about to finish high...
  16. Aldrnari

    Question What to upgrade to on a budget?

    Greetings. I am attempting to help my partners in upgrading their PCs for more optimal gaming (ideally upgrading both to the same ability) but I am not terribly well versed in custom PC building still, some opinions would be greatly appreciated! They currently have an HP Pavillion (specs...
  17. N

    [SOLVED] Would there be bottlenecking?

    Would there be any bottlenecking If i pair a q6600 with a gtx 650 or 650 ti. If there would should i try and get a q8400. These are the only processors that i can get for lga 775 and are quad core. I am limited because of location.
  18. thawtzerz

    Question best gpu for dell optiplex 790 sff?

    After getting my pc (Dell optiplex 790 sff) i decided that i needed a graphics card for it.The first thing i bought was a amd radeon hd 7570.This was a bad choice.Now im deciding that i need a graphics card for my pc that will allow me to run games like fortnite or apex legends on low-medium...
  19. B

    Question Building New PC - Opinions

    (First off, apologies for posting in the wrong thread... :( ) Ok, so prob earlier this year or something, I posted about building a pc. I found that I am finally going to be able to actually buy the parts needed to build the pc around September. I came up with a new build as my budget has...
  20. perdboy

    Building gf a pc

    So my girlfriend got some money from her birthday and wants a PC to play a few games and draw or maybe edit. With a budget around $400 I built her a PC for about $400 on PC part picker [ https://pcpartpicker.com/list/GyMRdX ] but im not sure if this is the best option. I picked this because of...