Systems Gaming Build

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    Question Need help deciding what PC System to purchase.

    So I have 2 choices: One system which I will build myself for $930 AUD (Note, Australian Currency is lower value to USD, so prices will look higher) the components of this PC are a GTX 1660 (One of the lower tier GPUs as well from Gigabyte), Ryzen 3 2200G, 8gb of RAM 2666MHz, 250ssd and a B450m...
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    Question Will a new GPU be bottlenecked by CPU?

    Relevant system specs I7 4790k 16gb ddr3 ram I'm looking to upgrade from my gtx 970 and move to a 144hz qhd monitor and was wondering if my 4790k would be a bottleneck if I went to a 1660ti or a 2070 or even a 2080ti Would I be able to use the 144hz to the fullest potential if I did upgrade my...
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    Question Corsair 500D SE or CoolerMaster H500M

    I'm building a new system and I've been trying to find a new case to get. My initial choice was the O11-Dynamic however it only supports 2 120mm fans and I'm not a huge fan of bottom intake fans. I've narrowed it down to the H500M and the 500D SE. What would you suggest? I'll be using 3 120mm...
  4. corndog1836

    [SOLVED] What do you think of my proposed new build?

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/4zFqzY Check out this new build. Keeping all other parts in rig. SEE RIG BELOW... CM HAF X case. 240mm side fan, 200mm front fan and 140mm front fan and rgb red and intake fans. custom loop 480mm and 360mm rads with external 480 in push pull ----8 fans...
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    Question Can someone confirm this build please?

    Asking for a friend who wants to build his own pc. The current build he has made is this: https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/user/GMayo/saved/RHVjyc And he wants to know if that is good, his budget is £1200 with possible upgrades later on. He is looking for a good build to play games on such as Black...
  6. ThePharaoh

    Build Advice New to PC and can't decide as I suffer from impulse buying

    I have always gamed on a console all my life. However, I have decided to switch to PC due to convenience and overall productivity. I am also studying software engineering, so having a PC where I can just game and work on would be great. I suffer from impulse buying, it's so bad to the point...