New build help needed - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 10-15-2014, 11:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Denmark
Posts: 1
Question New build help needed

Hi there

1st I must tell you I'm danish so maybe there's some spelling errors.

My MB crashed so I'm going to build a new compuuter.
My graphic card & powersupply ( a Thermaltake 750W ) I'm going to keep but have to get a motherboard - RAM - CPU & CPU cooler and fan.

I use my computer to surf - downloading - listen to music and writing letters,
the games I play is boardgames and Hidden objects games.

MB:
I've been building computers around 20 years, but it's 2 years since my last build, that's why I need help choosing the hardware. I have used mostly ASUS
MBs in my builds and have had no problem with any of them so I would like to get a ASUS Motherboard again. I don't need an MB with too many features I don't need / use that would be a vaste of money, but one with a good reputation, not known for problems

CPU:
I don't care if it's an Intel or AMD as long as it's good and stable.

CPU Cooler and Fan:
They got to be as silent as possible

RAM
I've used Corsair for years and wouldn't mind continue with it

My budget is 500 - 600 $, maybe that seem too little to you but in Denmark computer parts don't cost alot

Hope someone can help me, it's terrible beeing without a computer

Take Care Susanne
__________________

Sanne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2014, 01:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
Build Guru
 
PP Mguire's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Posts: 28,311
Default Re: New build help needed

On the contrary, Denmark pricing is actually pretty high compared to us. 500-600 can build you a whole computer rather easily in USD.

Anyways, if that's all you do you could easily be fine with an i3 4130, an Asus H81 motherboard, and 8GB of 1600MHz RAM.
__________________

__________________
"Resolution is just a number." #Ubisoft
Origin/Steam = PP_Mguire Twitch = pp_mguire Instagram = ppmguire PSN = PP_Mguire

Access to my Plex PM me.
PP Mguire is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2014, 03:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: USA
Posts: 6
Default Re: New build help needed

What size of motherboard will your case support?
sethompson is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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
Help Needed with New Build zandre88 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 6 06-25-2012 03:33 AM
New build, bit of help needed! Snake64_009 System Upgrades 13 07-28-2011 10:09 AM
my new build. Some help needed. Snake64_009 New Systems | Building and Buying 40 07-06-2007 06:55 AM
New build... help needed Manhuntkotor New Systems | Building and Buying 2 01-26-2007 05:44 PM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:14 PM.


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