Forum discussion tagged with budget.
  1. Z

    Question Which B450 should i get?

    I got an Asus B450M Dragon for pretty cheap (418 TL / 24 USD) but the gpu slot got broken so i'm returning it. I gotta get a new board but i'm trying to stay on budget and i can't get the same board again because it went up in price. Keep in mind that i live in Turkey and while it might seem...
  2. P

    Question How Good is the ASUS ExpertBook B1500?

    Hi, everyone. A non-technically-inclined person asked me for some advice on getting a new laptop. I was browsing around on Amazon.co.uk and found this ExpertBook B1500. I was looking at reviews of it on different sites, and most seem to list as a good laptop at the 700 pounds mark, but here it's...
  3. WhatLuck150

    Question How much of a impact does a CPU bottleneck have in a game?

    I had a i5 3550 with a GTX 780, and was able to play fortnite without any stuttering, the GPU failed entirely so i replaced it with a RX 6500xt (supposed to be a slight upgrade from the 780), and now the game is stuttering on low settings. any idea?
  4. hiimjohnn

    Question How to stream with my laptop with a budget second PC dedicated for streaming ?

    So basically I want to stream with my laptop with a budget 2nd PC dedicated for streaming to take off the load that comes with streaming. Ive heard of dual PC but never heard of laptop + pc Is this possible? what do I need? And how much would that cost me?
  5. A

    Question New budget pc built for development & gaming need advice

    Hey guys I'm building a new desktop pc for development, coding, video editing, gaming, running few vm's including Ubuntu, macOs, android & couple light distributions, streaming 4k 60fps & a media server like Jellyfin for streaming on an android tv device, an android phone & an android tablet...
  6. T

    Question Recommend me some cases that are budget, and NOT tempered glass?

    So, there are no end of sub £50 cases available that are good with tempered glass designs. That's nice, as RGB and clean cabled managed builds are the thing now. But what if I'm old school - I want metal on all sides, and I don't care if it looks clean because I never see it? Make it messy and...
  7. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Biostar H510MX/E 2.0 Vs MSI H510M-A PRO

    I am planning of building a low budget pc with Cori3 10105. I have two options for motherboard: i) Biostar h510mx/e 2.0 ii) Msi h510 A-pro Because of the cheap price, can I choose this particular biostar motherboard over msi? Is there any performance difference between these low budget...
  8. M

    [SOLVED] Upgrading to modern CPU (On Budget)

    Hello kindly, I would love to have your advice about which CPU is best suited for my Budget & Need; as I would like to upgrade my Build to an up to date Budget build capable of running current and upcoming games at (only) 60FPS at 1080P. Edited: My budget is 500 in total & I don't mind a 2nd...
  9. T

    Question Budget laptop recommendations (~$550-850USD) w/ good cooling and durability

    Hey folks! I'm in the market for a solid budget laptop. My budget is $550 to $850USD. It'll be used for work and some gaming. The most intensive games I will be looking to play would be Call of Duty Warzone and Apex Legends. Other than those 2, I play loads of MTG Arena. I've listed my...
  10. kaamani

    Question Budget Prebuilt or Selected 5600g Series

    Does anybody know any good prebuilt, or websites where others have selected the parts for a 5600g builds? I'm really new to PC Building, gaming and I'm afraid I'll spend my money and mess everything up.
  11. kaamani

    Question What are some good budget motherboards for AMD 5000 Series?

    I'm new to PC Building and I'm going to be building my first build soon. My budget is 1000 CAD, since GPU prices aren't the best right now I've decided I'll go with a 5600g and use the iGPU from it for gaming. I'm trying to find a budget motherboard that has WIFI so I can just hook it up; no...
  12. yahyaelgayar

    [SOLVED] Help me choose: I5 10400F paired with a decent b460 board VS I5 11400F paired with a low end B560/H510 board.

    The title says it all, my budget only allows for either one of those combos. I'm not too concerned about upgradability as this will probably be my last DDR4 build, i don't need more than 32 gigabytes of ram either. But what i deeply yearn for is a stable working system after years of hiccups...
  13. T

    [SOLVED] Motherboard for 5600G

    Hey everyone. Long story short I have some medical issues and I'm not able to understand fully PCI Express 4 and 3. I'm literally looking for advice here. I want to purchase the following Ryzen 5600g M.2 drive 16GN DDR 4 ram, 3600 Cas 16 I'm having issues choosing a MB So this system would...
  14. Srag

    [SOLVED] IS It worth upgrading from Core i5 9400f to i9 9900k

    hi so recently i was thinking of upgrading ? my CPU from a I5 9400F to I9 9900K is it worth the upgrade or not my GPU is 1660 Super / 16 GB ram / am i gonna notice any different ? in FPS ? or any noticeable difference bcz u see am playing games like (Star citizen ) and ( Icarus ) people...
  15. A

    [SOLVED] What "budget" GPU for 4K World of Tanks gaming with med settings

    What GPU do you suggest to play World of Tanks on 4K resolution with medium settings?:unsure: Current config, which I would not like to change if it's avoidable! CPU i5 7500 Motherboard Z170A Krait Gaming 3X Memory Kingston HyperX FURY 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 2400MHz HX424C15FBK2/16 PSU CORSAIR RMi...
  16. N

    [SOLVED] $1900 to build a PC setup

    As the title says I have $1900 to build a PC & get 2 monitors. The primary use of the PC is going to be a mixture of graphic design (Photoshop, some 3D rendering etc) & gaming (Fortnite, WWE 2K20 etc.) As for monitors I'm looking for a 144hz or 120hz for the main monitor & the secondary monitor...
  17. Phoenix_007

    [SOLVED] First PC build..please guide me

    I'm looking to build my own PC for the first time since my current computer is fairly outdated. I'm looking to build something around the $800-900 usd range. I already have keyboard,mouse,monitors,2HDDs of 500GB. PC usage-college work and a little gaming on the side This is what I've come up...
  18. bruh1

    [SOLVED] Is it worth it to buy a buy RX 580 4GB for 1080p

    I have been meaning to upgrade and my local pc shop has a rx 580 4gb version for 230$ which is actually the msrp. Would the 4gb VRAM be enough for 1080p budget gaming ? For context my PC is 1050ti + R5 2600
  19. G

    [SOLVED] Help me build a computer

    Hi guys, My current desktop is closing in on 8 years, this old rig cannot handle the modern graphics any longer. It still runs great otherwise though! Was hoping to get another community input gaming build Looking to build a gaming system with a budget of 2.5k-3.5k canadian I have (monitor...
  20. Syed_Jlaluddin

    [SOLVED] Best GPU's in range of 250$ and where to buy

    Hello sir I'm from Pakistan and I'm facing issues of selection and buying GPU. I have 250$ budget. Kindly tell me the cards which can I buy nowadays and from where to buy. I can use shipping service!
  21. P

    [SOLVED] new build - AMD 5700G or 5600G

    Apologies if my post is OT for this forum group. Couldn't figure most appropriate group. I'm thinking of building a new pc. I would like to use either the AMD Ryzen 7 5700G or the Ryzen 5 5600G because they have built-in graphics. I'd prefer not having to buy a graphics card if I don't...
  22. N

    [SOLVED] Thinking of upgrading, what of these options is the most sensible?

    Alright, let me start off by pointing out a couple of things: I need to upgrade as soon as possible because in my country prices go up constantly, wages go down, and there's just a lot of economic problems and too much inflation, so I can't wait for too long in order to upgrade. Buying used...
  23. G

    [SOLVED] finally saved money for gpu btw...

    saved money for gpu and monitor ,around 450 usd but the prices here (india) of the 1650 super are around 410 usd.So should i wait for them to come down or buy only gpu before they increase???
  24. CroEdan

    [SOLVED] Case recommendations

    So ive recently wanted to buy a new case for around 80$ and I came here for recommendations, I need a midi tower ATX case without the PSU and it would be great if it had fans (front and/or rear) and enough space for a simple build. Edit: Ive been looking at the Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-05...
  25. A

    [SOLVED] Recommendations for a budget build ?

    Hey everyone, So a friend of mine decided to get rid of some things including pc parts. I managed to save some. Was wondering with just a few more things, including used parts, I could build a working pc out of them. Here's what we got: i7 4790 single 8gb ddr3 so-dimm ram (2) ddr4 8gb ram asus...
  26. Nevis

    Looking for new budget earbuds QCY T11 vs SoundPEATS Trueair2

    I had a bad experience with haylou after 1 year my gt1 charging case just died so I'm trying to look for another pair of budget earbuds I was debating which is better QCY T11 vs SoundPEATS Trueair2
  27. C

    [SOLVED] Building very budget PC

    Hi Guys Im giving my friend my old mother board and CPU etc. Please see below parts, im just stuggling to reccomend him certain parts, im not huge on PC building and he just wants something he can play realtivly new games on not even on highest settings, just wants an improvement on his very...
  28. W

    [SOLVED] Best budget card for 4K video playback

    HI. I'm building a new PC with a Ryzen 5 3600, 16gb RAM(About AR$ 60.000 - U$D 629,40) but I need a Graphics Card for this . I was wondering witch option shoud I buy considering it will be mostly used for desktop usage (Web, Coding, VMs) with an 1080p monitor and rarely for 4k video playback...
  29. 0

    [SOLVED] 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...
  30. H

    [SOLVED] 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?
  31. C

    [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...
  32. bobbyboi

    [SOLVED] 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...
  33. Bob cook

    [SOLVED] 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.
  34. UserTom

    [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...
  35. V

    [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 😊
  36. bobbyboi

    [SOLVED] 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...
  37. Yosef Marcera

    [SOLVED] 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...
  38. dmff_007

    [SOLVED] 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.
  39. P

    [SOLVED] 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...
  40. ringmany

    [SOLVED] 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...