Forum discussion tagged with Design.
  1. Kartikey13

    Question Is this the right time to buy a new laptop?

    Hello, I am planning to buy a new laptop for designing, editing and gaming. My budget is around $1100. I was wondering if this is the right time to buy a new laptop or shall I wait for new laptops to come in my price range?
  2. MolinaDesigns

    [SOLVED] Need Help!

    Hi guys!, I want to buy a new PC, but tbh im a designer, I dont understand this world as deep as you guys! Money: I want to spend around 1600-1800€. (without screen) Purpose: Im a Videogame Designer, so obviously im a Hardcore Gamer. I want this pc to be THE PC. But I also Design some stuff...
  3. DanteSAOnfrio

    Discussion Motherboard in design project

    I'm an architecture student and this semester design project is an Arts and Design campus. I'm inspired by the similarities between the motherboard and a typical campus layout.For eg: Processor Socket: Admin (where decisions are made) Memory Slots: library,lab (stores quickly...
  4. R

    Question Looking for a good CPU for my school laptop.

    My study for graphical design is starting in a month, and I still need a laptop, they told me I need a i7, allthough I think an i5 does the job just fine. (It also needs atleast 8GB) So my question is if you guys have any good recommendations. My budget is max €700
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  6. KoltM3

    [SOLVED] Looking for opinions on parts list? For design/CAD work. (Canada) Hey guys so this is the parts I'm currently looking into. Originally got everything priced out but was on the American site so that was a little disappointing. My main use would be design and CAD work while also being able to play games. I've done research...
  7. B

    [SOLVED] What GPU should I buy?

    Hi. I need recommendations for a GPU to run Illustrator, Photoshop, the whole Adobe Package. The specs are the followings: HP Elite 8300 CMT 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR (I think 1333 MHz). I have 2 slots empty. i5 3470 The motherboards is HP E93839, supports 32 gb max ram and has 2 PCIex16 and 3 PCI. I...
  8. B

    Question desktop and app design?

    ok i actually went to a pc gaming store to play or try some games , when i open the pc , i saw an amazing design software , for app and games , when my time is nearly finish , a girl sound say : warning you have 5 minutes left ,and after you open an app or game , there is a nice opening theme...
  9. WrathofGod

    [SOLVED] 8gb or 16gb RAM for laptop?

    Hi, I’m planning on buying a laptop for photo editing, graphic design, and maybe some video editing. I don’t plan to game on it so I was wondering if 8gb ram would be fine. I know 16gb is recommended/preferred but those tend to be more expensive. My budget currently is around $800 but it might...
  10. robobergz

    [SOLVED] New PC Build - for Designer/Editor

    Approximate Purchase Date: This week Budget Range: $1000 - $1500 -( including monitor of higher end price point ) Skill level - I have built machines in the past but nothing too complex. Willing to do the learning if required. System Usage from Most to Least ( Windows 10 ) Graphic design (...
  11. OrdJk

    Question What is the best graphics pad for a beginner for under £150???

    any suggestions would help
  12. J


    Hello everyone! I am a high school student in the process of building a working prototype for a new PC platform design, which is still sort of secretive at this point. I recently filed a PPA at the federal level and am beginning to design a manufacturer-able version of this design. However, I'm...
  13. N

    [SOLVED] which graphic card should i buy?

    i got offer for used gpus, which one shud i go for? sapphire dual oc rx 580 8gb msi gtx 1060 6gb softwares i use : lumion, sketchup, autocad, archicad, vray, photoshop
  14. C

    Build Advice Budget 50,000 INR

    Approximate Purchase Date: this week Budget Range: 50,000 INR ~ (Amazon India) System Usage from Most to Least Important: Only used for designing ( Illustrator & Photoshop ) Are you buying a monitor: No Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Amazon India Location...
  15. M

    [SOLVED] First PC

    Planning on building my first PC very soon, this will be mainly used for Graphic Design work on Adobe Suite as well as playing mainly FPSs, this is a part list I came up with, any suggestions or tips? EDIT: (the actual working link) :)
  16. Bryyce

    [SOLVED] What needs to be upgraded on my PC

    Hello, I am looking to upgrade my computer so it can run games quicker and be good for Graphic Design. I will list out my build below, I don't want to upgrade my entire PC yet but I want to see what needs to be upgraded the most. My PC: CPU: AMD Fx-8350 clocked @4.2 Cooler: H100i v2 Mobo: MSI...
  17. O

    [SOLVED] Rebooting at Permissions

    Hello, I recently was able to purchase a hdd external coverter (dock style). Its a BlueRay Docking Station USB 3.0 (for SATA). I'm trying to fix an HDD with it (Seagate) but it seems when I go to change the permissions to acess said hdd, it just crashes (and all other USB devices connected to my...
  18. myzzk

    Question Will it handle?

    I want to know if my computer supports a GPU, and some suggestions of GPU for me too i7 3770 Asrock Z77 Extreme 6 8GB (2x4GB) 1333Mhz Kingston SSD 120GB A400 HDD 1TB Thermaltake TR2 600W First I want to know if it can handle a Titan or a RX 580, second I want to know some suggestions that can...
  19. M

    Question SSD

    Okay this is just a quick question. Just wondering if these steps will work to install OS on SSD. Install Windows on 10gb flash drive. Turn computer off and install ssd and uninstall hard drive. Boot computer and open bios, and choose the 1st boot as the flash drive. Install windows enter cd...
  20. N

    Question Start menu search finds installer but not the installed app. Help!

    Anyone else dealing with this? An example: View: