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by davud
September 21st, 2009, 3:30 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: New computer
Replies: 12
Views: 3419

Re: New computer

So do I need a network card or will the onboard network on the mobo be good enough? And would a 750W be better than 650W in my case?
by davud
September 21st, 2009, 12:21 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: New computer
Replies: 12
Views: 3419

Re: New computer

Thanks for the info, it really helps. So now I'm rethinking it, here's another build. Please let me know what you guys think :mrgreen: CoolerMaster Storm Sniper Mid-Tower Gaming Case Maximum 120MM Color Case Cooling Fans Intel® Core™ i7-920 2.66 GHz 8M L3 Cache LGA1366 XtremeGear HP-1216X Five Heatp...
by davud
September 20th, 2009, 7:47 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: New computer
Replies: 12
Views: 3419

Re: New computer

Thank you Stephen, I will put that into consideration. Is there anything about the 4870 vs the 4890? Whether it's worth it or not? (I hear that the difference in performance isn't too significant)
by davud
September 20th, 2009, 3:17 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: New computer
Replies: 12
Views: 3419

New computer

I'm planning on building a new computer and I want to know if you guys can tell me if it will work out (if the PSU is sufficient for the GPU, no bottlenecks, etc.) Thanks in advance. :-) NZXT M59 Case WIN-500XSPX APEVIA 500W JAVA Power Supply-Black Intel® Core™ i5-750 2.66 GHz 8M L2 Cache LGA1156 In...
by davud
September 16th, 2009, 1:57 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Post Your PC Specs & Pics
Replies: 233
Views: 77358

Re: Post Your PC

These were taken by my phone so please disregard the crappy quality.
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by davud
September 14th, 2009, 10:37 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Post Your PC Specs & Pics
Replies: 233
Views: 77358

Re: Post Your PC

Yeah I'm a bit confused about thermal compound and how to apply it (thin layer over cpu?). Also I'm not sure whats the difference between a PCI-e slot and the slots that you insert ram into. There's also the "grounding" rule I don't understand and how long do I have to keep my hands touching metal o...
by davud
September 14th, 2009, 10:33 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Post your Desktop
Replies: 169
Views: 51197

Re: Post your Desktop

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by davud
September 14th, 2009, 10:28 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Post Your PC Specs & Pics
Replies: 233
Views: 77358

Re: Post Your PC

I've been thinking about building my own desktop recently but I'm too scared to. :-( Stephen you seriously have one hell of a computer... :x