parts advice

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  1. J

    [SOLVED] Any tips on system I'm building?

    I'm in the middle of buying the parts for my new pc, and I wanted a little help to make sure I didn't made a mistake picking any of the parts. The parts are: Gigabyte B450 I Aorus Pro Wifi (Already bought it) R5 2600X 1x 16gb 2666MHz Adata XPG Flame (I'm getting a second one a bit after...
  2. Syous13

    Question EVGA 450BT

    Hey guys, so I’m debating getting a new EVGA 450BT for my wife’s rig, she’s rocking a ryzen 5 1400, 8gb dual channel, a 128gb SSD and a XFX 7870 Ghost (for now, might upgrade to something like a 970 seeing as she doesn’t game that much.) Would the PSU vê enough? It’s 450w Bronze certified but I...
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    Question Feedback on new PC Build

    Dear Community, As the title suggest, I am seeking feedback on this new build: 2019 PC Build. This will be my third "iteration"/"build" since I first got into building PC's myself. I am looking for feedback specifically on the following areas: What would you do different and why? Is it worth...
  4. msprandomacc

    Question Will everything work together?

    I'm building a pc for myself the first time. I have checked part compatibility on, but I'm not sure as some of the parts (case for exc.) cannot be found on those lists, so I wanted to come here and check if they all will work together. I have personally checked on top of...
  5. K

    [SOLVED] Will they work together?

    View: The parts are in the link +1050ti I would like some suggestions for case and some fans I got 5 old fans but idk if they can cool the cpu help
  6. J

    [SOLVED] What is a good pc build for heavily modding that’s around 800$

    I am building my very first pc and I want to be able to heavily mod and have a ENB for games like Fallout new Vegas. Does anybody know a good computer build that is around 800$-900$?
  7. T

    [SOLVED] New build advice

    Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: Soonish but can wait until big sale day (eg boxing day or whatever) Budget Range: (e.g.: 300-400) Before / After Rebates; Before / After Shipping 2000Cad After shipping/rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: (e.g.: Folding@Home, gaming, surfing...
  8. Chrisxtian

    [SOLVED] Advise on which to upgrade first, monitor or GPU ?

    Hello everyone! I'm planning to update my PC in probably in a few months. My current specs are.. CPU: INTEL i5-6500 GPU: NVIDIA MSI GTX 1060 Gaming X 6gb RAM: 16GB Corsair Vengeance 4x4gb 2133 Motherboard: Asus H170 Pro Gaming Primary Drive: HDD 1TB Western Digital Blue Caviar Secondary Drive...
  9. G

    Question PC freezes, GPU to blame?

    edit new build getting bsod clock watchdog timeout. New freezes potentially unrelated to last build. Hi all, I've been having a consistent issue with my pc where it freezes during Windows updates. I thought it must be processor or even motherboard so they have both been replaced, ram too...
  10. F

    [SOLVED] Advice on PC parts to make a PC

    Hello everybody, This is my literal first day on this website and let me know if this question should be posted somewhere else on the forum. I play on PS4 right now and I am looking to buy a PC to play games including VR games and possibly develop on Unreal Engine 4. I wanted to see if the...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] Is this build okay?

    Need some help with getting this right. PCPicker: CPU - Intel i7-9700KF 8 GHz 8-Core Process Cooler - Cooler Master ML120L TUF Gaming Alliance Edition RGB 66.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler Motherboard - MSI Z370 Gaming MS ATX LGA1151 Memory - Corsair Vengence LPX 64GB (4 x 16 GB) DDR4-3200...
  12. 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...
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    Build Advice Need help with picking out parts for my build!

    I'm a sucker for aesthetics. I love making everything look good but I also want good performance/temps. The case I plan on building in is the Cooler Master SL600M - Sleek and not so flashy. For the ram I...
  14. L

    [SOLVED] CPU cooler clearance

    Hi not sure if this is the right place to post but here I go I’m looking at buying the Asrock b450 steel legend and don’t know if my Cryorig H7 plus will clear the rear IO Would appreciate if someone could help with this
  15. R

    Question New PC suggestions

    Short and simple, 1500 euro budget, looking for a high-performance PC. What would you suggest? (entire build)
  16. A

    Question Looking to change parts. Need suggestions for best and budget parts. (Details below).

    So few weeks ago my PC started randomly restarting. I tried formatting but didn't work. Turns out the 4 pin connector on the psu burned out leaving the plastic covering all melted and inner metal all black. Also the port on my motherboard is also blackened. So I have to change the psu and...
  17. M

    Question New pc build

    Good afternoon! I built a new PC just recently and after assembling all of my parts, plugging it all in, I tested it. A small red light at the bottom right corner of my mobo was on, but nothing else was working. Fans did not turn on, just that solitary red light. I tweaked a few wires and I...
  18. Z

    [SOLVED] Physical compatibility between parts

    So I’m building a pc for a friend, and I’ve made a parts list on pc part picker, something I’ve done many times. Most of the time pcpartpicker catches most compatibility issues and normally I would too but I’m unfamiliar with some of the parts in the build. (Here’s the link to the build)...
  19. E

    [SOLVED] 144hz pc build

    i have really been struggling with choosing parts for my next pc as i have been hugely indecisive, i was wondering if anyone would be able to create a list of parts that would work for a new pc, i plan on playing games like overwatch, forza horizon 4, rainbow six siege, battlefield 5 etc at...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] Need help for parts

    So right now my budget for my remaining parts is £200 (Ive already got a GTX 1060 6GB, 240GB SSD, 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX Ram, and my case. I need help finding a good motherboard and cpu combo with wifi hopefully and i will possibly improve my pc in the future. I was looking to get the i3...