Building Pc - Page 4 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-10-2005, 10:49 PM   #31 (permalink)
Member (again)
macdude425's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Raul's Wild Kingdom...How 'bout that, huh?
Posts: 4,202
Send a message via AIM to macdude425 Send a message via Yahoo to macdude425

Originally posted by thomas49th
I've just start year 10 and i know vb, html and learning assembly code, c and matlab.
...and my dad knows 6 different types of assembly language, VB, QB, and almost every variant of C and Java, and he blew up my computer in 1 measly minute. There's a thick line between hardware intelligence and software intelligence.

Celery: A flaming metal deathtrap is never your best option, even if all you do is browse the web. Simple as that.


Debian Support Forums!
macdude425 is offline  
Old 09-11-2005, 09:18 AM   #32 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 25

Hopefully final qusetions:

This case will fit wont it IS IT ATX?:

It also says. Do i have to buy extra cards to actully use them?
Dual USB 2.0
IEEE 1394 Firewire
Audio & Speaker ports

Also the Hard Drive will go into 1 of the3.5 internal and the DVD RW, CD RW into the 5.25", Floppy and Zip into external 3.5" and thaht's it?

ANd what do you mean tinker with timings in BIOS and voltage how do i do that what happens if it goes wrong?


Motherboard: (£94)
CPU:,00.html (£376)
RAM: (£164.94)
Hard Drive: (Bottom of page. £86)
Case: ( £47)

Video Card: (THIRD FROM BOTTOM...£306)
Sound Card: (£55)


CD RW: (£62)
DVD RW: (£37)
ZIP: (£58)



What will i do if i put it all together and it just dosn't work or blows up?
How much am i saving buy building my own pc like this one

Attached Files
File Type: zip (7.1 KB, 0 views)

thomas49th is offline  
Old 09-11-2005, 02:01 PM   #33 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 506

I see you have listed a DVD-RW and a CD-RW drive. You don't really need the CD-RW drive, as the DVD-RW drive is capable of writing to DVD's and CD's. If you MUST have a 2nd optical drive, just get a DVD Rom.

cedjunior is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:56 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.