first attempts

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  1. M

    Question First time build! I don't have enough fan headers on my motherboard.

    So my mobo only has 2 fan headers. 1 is for my cpu but I still got 3 more fans to go. the stock fans i got has a molex socket in the middle and ends in a 3-pin. This might sound stupid but can I connect the 3 fans through their molex sockets back to back (like the human centipede) and then plug...
  2. D

    [SOLVED] Getting ready to build first PC, I just want to make sure everything is compatible.

    PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | AMD Ryzen 7 3700X 3.6 GHz 8-Core Processor | $327.89 @ OutletPC CPU Cooler | Corsair H100i PRO 75 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler | $139.89 @ OutletPC Motherboard | Gigabyte X570 AORUS ELITE ATX AM4 Motherboard | $189.99 @ B&H Memory |...
  3. MadCapt

    Question My first build up PC Won't Boot

    So i just build new PC. I follow Youtube guide for building PC and i follow it through end. But when i plug the power Cord to PSU( im not pressing the power button here), the CPU fans suddenly turned on and spinning for 6-7sec and all led on case turned on. After that the case fan cable shorted...
  4. H

    [SOLVED] First PC build, focused gaming/streaming. Any feedback/recommendations are welcomed. Under 2k budget.

    Will be streaming, gaming, along with Adobe Suite. This is my first time building, so I'm mainly wondering: will this work? Will it work well? Is there anything I should change/ be weary of? Anything! Thanks for your time and help! Component Selection Base Shipping Tax Price Where...
  5. K

    Question First time PC Build doesn't work

    Hi there, This is my first time building a PC, but i ran in some trouble. I ordered the following parts: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 GPU: Geforce GTX 1660 OC 6G from Gigabyte MEMORY: SSD 500 GB 970 EVO PLUS M.2 NVMe MOTHERBOARD: Gigabyte B450M-DS3H RAM: 16 GB (1 stick) 3000-16 BX Sport PSU...
  6. C

    [SOLVED] How do graphics cards hold up over the years?

    Specifically the Radeon r7 360? I am trying to build my first PC but money is really tight right now, so a friend offered me his old card- an ASUS Radeon r7 360- and I just want to know if it would even be worth it. It would be running with a Ryzen 5 2600 and an ASUS B450M-PLUS Gaming
  7. X

    [SOLVED] Require help in PC Build

    Hey guys I will be building my first ever PC very soon and I have selected all the parts I'd like to go with. Here is the list- Ryzen 5 2600 Sapphire RX 5700 MSI B450 Tomahawk EVGA 600W 80+ BR ( Non- modular) G.Skill Ripjaws 16GB (2x8) 3200MHz (F4-3200C16D-16GVKB ) Kingston A400 SSD 480GB...
  8. MsArcticFoxy

    [SOLVED] First Build – Suggestions and Advice?

    So, I've been a gamer my whole life, but I've lived on console up until 3 years ago when my father bought me a brand new gaming computer by Lenovo. It's a Y50-70 Levovo. It's a great Laptop and I've been...