New Build Advice

Forum discussion tagged with New Build Advice.
  1. seagatedoge

    Question New build with old PSU

    I am planning a new build, roughly: lower-end X570 motherboard, Ryzen 3800X, Nvidia 1080. I was planning on using my existing PSU for it: a Seasonic XP-1000 Platinum 1000W that I have been using almost daily since July 2013. There is conflicting information in my research so far on whether this...
  2. Truckerlenny

    Question new pc build any issues

    PCPartPicker Part List Type Item Price CPU Intel - Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core Processor CPU Cooler Noctua - NH-D15S 82.52 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard Asus - TUF Z390-PLUS GAMING (WI-FI) ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Memory Corsair - Vengeance LPX 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-2666 Memory...
  3. C

    Question Build review - first timer

    My son (he's 9!) and I are building our first computer together. I've read a few articles and read over the specs on the parts that we've chosen, but am a bit nervous about pulling the trigger since it is our first build, and the first I've put together in 20 years. If anyone has the interest...
  4. D

    Build Advice What step should I take?

    So, I was thinking about buying this https://www.bestbuy.com/site/cyberpowerpc-syber-forti-desktop-intel-core-i9-32gb-memory-nvidia-geforce-rtx-2080-ti-3tb-hard-drive-1tb-solid-state-drive-black/6306261.p?skuId=6306261 My current computer is very old and was built years and years ago. I've...
  5. K

    Question Looking for advice/input on upgrades.

    Good morning, folks. I'm looking to overhaul a few pieces of my current setup. I've got some (limited) experience with building PCs, but I'm not by any means an advanced user. With that in mind, I wanted to layout my current setup and what I had hoped to improve and get opinions on if there's a...
  6. W

    Question New PC Build Not Displaying Video

    Just bought new PC parts for a gaming build. I put it all together, and I turned it on but I'm getting no display. There are no postcode beeps. I have lights on my MoBo, lights on my RAM, my water cooler fans are spinning, my case lights are on. My graphics card however does not have lights or...
  7. corndog1836

    [SOLVED] Is my custom loop good enough for my new build with i9 9900k and 1080ti FTW3 ?

    I'd like to know if my cooling solution which I have my current system will be good enough for the 9900 k and my 1080ti and possibly be upgrading to 3080ti or whatever it's called when it comes out? Yes I will be overclocking? Proposed new build and will be keeping all other parts on my current...
  8. T

    Question Windows 10 installed successfully bu then breaks

    Hi, I recently built a computer for the first time, build parts below: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/yTMpsZ I then installed a newly bought windows 10 from flashdrive. All is well, then I plugged in a trendnet tew 808ubm wifi adaptor (no wifi on motherboard) and as the updates are...
  9. K

    Question New PC wont turn on

    Hello all kindly need some help here. My component is Mobo.. Asus Prime B360M-A CPU.. Intel G4400 GPU.. Zotac GTX750TI 2gb RAM.. HyperX Predator 3200mhz 8Gb HDD.. Seagate Hdd PSU.. Thermaltake 700watt TH2MY Problem stated as below; 1. The build wont turn on its just the cpu fan keep...
  10. B

    Question Suggestion for System Replacement Build

    Hey Guys - I'm a tech enthusiast who's been building custom PCs for years. I've upgraded my primary home system for a few years to the point where the next step will unfortunately require me purchasing a new motherboard, CPU, and RAM. Since this is such a big investment and I'm not rich, I...
  11. J

    Build Advice First attempt at a PC build, any suggestions

    Case: Thermaltake V200 Tempered Glass RGB Edition 12V MB Sync Capable ATX Mid-Tower Chassis with 3 120mm 12V RGB Fan + 1 Black 120mm Rear Fan Pre-Installed CA-1K8-00M1WN-01 CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K Desktop Processor 6 Cores up to 4.7GHz Turbo Unlocked LGA1151 300 Series 95W Motherboard: MSI...
  12. J

    Build Advice Is this build compatible? Open to opinions

    CAS:CyberPowerPC AURON Premium Gaming Case Mid-Tower w/ Tempered Glass Window Panel (Black Color) CPU:Intel® Core™ Processor i7-8700K 3.70GHZ 12MB Intel Smart Cache LGA1151 (Coffee Lake) FAN:Asetek 650LS 120mm Liquid CPU Cooling System w/ Gen 6 Pump & Copper Cold Plate - Extreme Performance...
  13. Remotelypeachy

    Question New build, Windows 10 wont install from usb

    Hi there, I really hope someone can help as I've been at this for 3 weeks! I'm not very tech savy but I've been building my first PC with my dad. When inserting the usb with windows 10 (downloaded and used windows creation media) all we get is constant screen with asrock on, black screen...
  14. J

    Build Advice Is this build compatible? Open to suggestion

    CAS:CyberPowerPC AURON Premium Gaming Case Mid-Tower w/ Tempered Glass Window Panel (Black Color) CPU:Intel® Core™ Processor i7-8700K 3.70GHZ 12MB Intel Smart Cache LGA1151 (Coffee Lake) FAN:Asetek 650LS 120mm Liquid CPU Cooling System w/ Gen 6 Pump & Copper Cold Plate - Extreme Performance...
  15. Gazownik

    [SOLVED] Swapping to DDR4's "platform" + i9 9900k

    Hey guys, So far I'm running a 5960X with DDR3's 32gb 2133MHZ and GTX 1080Ti but sometimes I can see that my fps isn't as high as usual in the new games like Metro or few MMO's. I'd like to change it for new i9 9900k / mobo: Z390 Aorus Elite 1151 / 32GB 2666mhz Crucial Ballistix DDR4 - 2...
  16. fourseven

    does anyone know how good is this ???

    as title said. I can't find any review on this card. I intended to buy a new card for my client and she want gtx 1050 ti for her rig. then I find this https://videocardz.net/colorful-geforce-gtx-1050-ti-4gb-igame/ for the price it's quite GREAT DEAL !!! it's about $145 need opinion guys, thanks.