HELP Dead PC FUCK IT get the credit card out...

Discussion in 'Tech Help' started by Katiechops, Jul 5, 2011.

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    Katiechops Guild Master

    Thats it come back fomr holiday to dead PC fuck this I am old.... I am building a new pc

    Any geeks please spec, I have a gfx card (460 GTX), monitors, window 7, keyboard and mouse... everything else go for it..

    Mofo Board
    Second storeage drive

    Budget £500-750 if you can convince me unlimited :p
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    Alaisy Veteran BOON

    Case: Aerocool Qs-202
    CPU: Intel Core i5 2400
    RAM: Kingston ValueRam 8GB DDR3-1333 CL9
    Motherboard: MSI H67MA-E35
    DVD: Optiarc AD-5260S Black
    HDD:Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB
    SSD: Crucial m4 128GB
    Power Supply: XFX Pro 550W Core Edition

    Should be fricking cheap, and play all the current games with that GTX 460 in it.
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    Aspira Admin Officer

    Come onto TS tomorrow. ^^
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    Allstar Just A "Member"

    I think its convincing Mrs. Chops that might be the issue :p
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    Alaisy Veteran BOON

    The stuff I put together should only set you back £360 , that is unless you want a much more powerful system and you dont mind ditching that GTX 460..(which is still a good card, you could also buy another to pair them up I suppose, you'll need a 700 ish watt PSU then)

    Link me a shop you buy stuff at and I'll provide you with the links :) (or shopping cart)
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    Aspira Admin Officer

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    Angelo Community Member

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    Allstar Just A "Member"

    Scan is only round the corner from me as well, I'd be happy to Qcollect them for you ;)
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    Shantotto Guest

    500-700, why are you building a budget rig :d
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    Maskerad Veteran BOON

    Edit: I'm a fag, you already had a card.
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    Aspira Admin Officer

    Thread is an hour old already and no Nvidia propaganda from Fallanx.... He is either on baby duty or the world is coming to an end.
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    TOMMCAT Veteran BOON

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    Alaisy Veteran BOON

    Chops has a 460... the 560 is barely faster, just a little quieter and power efficient
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    TOMMCAT Veteran BOON

    Pete i wanna buy a new video card.
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    Katiechops Guild Master

    I got my old PC working but it can GTFO now its history... replaced,,, a bit like Aspira. As for the wife is already convinced. Fallanx and Evai's clearly looked big and impressive and my wife felt she was missing out with my little fella.... wait.. are we still talking about computers?
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    adagio Moderator

    Just do roughly the same build me and Fizzee did. A I5 2500k that easily overclocks to 4.6ghz. A corsair H60 cooler. A nice mobo i went for a gigabyte but its all personal preference and and another 460 to make the system fly. A 8gb memory also :d
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    Aspira Admin Officer

    I died a little inside. :cold:
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    Tal The Architect

    Get what Pete said but I don agree with the SSD or PSU. At least get something 650W by a decent brand that tend to specialise in PSUs.

    Get a Be Quiet one or a PC Power and Cooling.

    Also I think the g-skill ripsaws are going pretty cheap for 8th ram.
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    Tal The Architect

    Also do not get a corsair H-whatever. I have the h50-1 and it's an overpriced heap of crap. Supposed to be quieter and cooler than a normal heatsink. Except it uses the same fans and has a pump, so it's actually louder. There's way better air coolers for cheaper or similar price.
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    Aspira Admin Officer

    I prefer Sniper to Ripjaw.

    As for PSU, I agree with Tal, get a brand name that specialise in PSU's. The one thing you don't want to skimp on when it comes to building a PC is the PSU, as a cheap PSU can cause loads of problems if it goes bang. However, you can fall victim to what I did..... I buyt an antec Quattro 850 like 2 years ago because it had yellow racing stripes painted on it.

    Makes the PSU go faster you know!!!!

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