Gaming Build Help - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 12-24-2010, 11:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 2
Default Gaming Build Help

Hey guys, I recently have been looking around, in complete disarray as to what I should get for a new computer, primarily to capture HD footage and to play WoW. Im not good with picking parts, but I can assemble a computer and install OS and all of that, just need help with what to get. I dont necessarily have a price range, but considering I dont really work, somewhere between 700-900 dollars would be nice. I live in Canada, so I can use newegg. Just for comparison, here is what I currently am using..

intel core 2 quad cpu 2.66Ghz
6 gigs of ram
ati radeon hd 4800

Also, I already have a good keyboard, mouse, and monitor along with sound system, so only the computer aspect is really needed.

Thanks a ton,
Pandemic
__________________

Pandemix is offline  
Old 12-24-2010, 01:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
Lady Techie
 
Yami's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 7,773
Default Re: Gaming Build Help

Can you post more detailed specs of your current machine? Things like power supply, case and so on.
__________________

__________________
Desktop i5-4440 - ASRock Z77 Extreme4 - EVGA GTX970 - 4x4GB 1600MHz - Samsung 850 EVO 250GB - Be Silent Base 800 - 3TB+1TB+1TB+640GB
Laptop i7-3740QM @ 2.7GHz, 2x4GB 1600Mhz, GT640M, OCZ Agility 3 120GB
Smartphone Galaxy S7 Edge

LinkedIn Kiera Mitchell
Yami is offline  
Old 12-24-2010, 10:56 PM   #3 (permalink)
Master Techie
 
Sean W.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Claremont CA.
Posts: 2,095
Default Re: Gaming Build Help

and what operating system are you using?
__________________
Modded Raidmax Hyperion Case
MSI Z97M Gaming
4770K
16gigs Corsair Vengeance 1866mhz
SLI GTX 980s
Samsung 830 Series 128gig SSD
EVGA G2 850W power supply
2x Alphacool ST30 240mm, 1x Alphacool ST30 120mm, swiftech Micro res, Enzotech Rev A. CPU water block, Full Coverage EKWB GPU blocks, modded Vari MCP655 pump
LG 34UM95 21:9 Ultrawide 3440x1440 monitor
Sean W. is offline  
Old 12-25-2010, 12:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 2
Default Re: Gaming Build Help

Sorry about that, my power supply and case are not even worth salvaging, I'd rather pay the extra money to get a decent one, this stuff is like worste than current stock stuff. I am using windows 7, unless theres a problem with that.
Pandemix 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


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Build Of Gaming PC bluefox6122 System Upgrades 10 06-14-2010 10:56 AM
new gaming build erkster New Systems | Building and Buying 5 06-08-2010 12:25 PM
trying to fix my gaming build jokawild69 New Systems | Building and Buying 14 05-31-2010 09:27 AM
Buddies thinking new build for Video Editing... Would a gaming build work ? Rakie New Systems | Building and Buying 6 01-04-2008 02:30 PM
Need Build Help On Gaming Pc cell567 PC Gaming 0 03-05-2004 08:14 PM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.