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    Small steam stream/emulator build

    My goal was to make a very small HTPC mainly for old console emulators and to steam stream. I can install windows 7 for free since I have a license and I can also use ubuntu since I'm versed in that, and I also have a spare SSD I'm not using thats 250gbs. Not shown in the part picker is an 80...
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    HOT 40% gopro store Hero 4 Black or Silver

    Coupon Code: CSWRCN4H3 Almost feels like a mistake. :eek:
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    After 10+ years i still look to everyone for help, building living room gaming pc

    Ok I did the Q and A, to preface I want to use this mainly to Game in my living room. I own the perephirals. I work in an office all day, and I want to be able to unwind at home and play my collection which ranges from indies to games like titanfall. I also want to be able to play music via usb...
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    Geforce GTX 780ti Impressions and thoughts

    There's enough benchmarks out there on this card, but I wanted to give my take and aska question. I have a slightly dated but still strong rig in my sig. I swapped out a GTX 570 with 1GB of VRAM so the difference was massive. I am still sitting here wondering if I should of went with a 780...
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    Rounding out my displays

    Right now I'm running a Qnix 27inch QX2710 and love it. I just upgraded to a gtx 780ti, and Im going to add another monitor to the mix. Except I'd like to be able to plug a macbook into this one. The Qnix wont work even with an adapter, which is fine, but time to time I need to open something...
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    PSU for GTX780ti

    My system is in my sig. Im upgrading to a gtx780ti. Im having a hard time trying to figure out if I have enough wattage to push this thing. Right now I have a 630 watt PSU. I may also eventually upgrade to the top ivy bridge my MOBO can support eventually, but now that exact config plus...
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    Thinking of the 780 for Cuda and Gaming

    Since I can keep the IRS off my ass with a 780ti due to the performance boost my freelance work will get (adobe) suite. Is it wise to stick that in this box? I know my cpu def needs an upgrade to an i7, but Im sure I will see a massive increase regardless. I was torn on the regular 780 but...
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    So it seems...Might be wise to play the waiting game?

    So trying to take in all the new information from AMD, and waiting to see what the 3rd parties do with cooling and fan solutions, along with the Nvidia price drops....also not to mention the bundles from Nvidia lead me to believethat it's maybe a mini waiting game? That may also be the longest...
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    Will my system bottleneck a video card upgrade?

    My current rig is a few years old, and my current video card is a GTX 570 with 1gb of mem. I was thinking with the recent price cuts of getting at GTX 770. I'd like to be able to play BF4 and some newer games. Will my current system bottleneck performance to the point that it's not worth it...
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    Pro Video editor, and sometimes gamer looking for advice

    I've been scouring the boards here for a while trying to decide what to do with my display situation. My current rig is in my sig. I am a video editor by trade, my work setup is 2 beautiful dell 27 inch sharp visions running on a mac pro. My at home setup is a dated Dell and aoc 21 inch in a...
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    Braun Series 7-760cc Pulsonic Shaver System 169.99 minus 15$ coupon on amazon

    This is a great shaver apparently, and I've been trying to get one for under 200$, this will come out to 155$ shipped. Says out of stock though but they will honor the price regardless.
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    A return to PC building and tweaking

    I feel I have no idea where to tell this quick story, but I think you guys here will appreciate it a lot. I feel pretty old when I look at when my join date is, but now I'm 28. In high school I turned pc building, pc gaming, tweaking, overclocking, etc into a full time hobby. This site was...
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    Am I making a mistake by selling my 360 for a ps3?

    I'm not trying to ignite a fanboy battle to the death here. My situation is basically that my xbox is chewing my games up. I absolutely love the system but after 3 repairs, its being a real problem. I know theres ways to remedy this, but my x box scratching games up until they're...
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    Am I making a mistake by selling my 360 for a ps3?

    I'm not trying to ignite a fanboy battle to the death here. My situation is basically that my xbox is chewing my games up. I absolutely love the system but after 3 repairs, its being a real problem. I know theres ways to remedy this, but my x box scratching games up until they're...
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    Upgrading to a mac pro

    So i've been using a macbook pro for a while, but I just switched over to HD editing for freelance work and I'm going to say. It's not hacking it at all. I've been thinking of selling my macbook pro, and upgrading. Can anyone help me justify the 1000$? I'm looking for better performance on...
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    Opinions on these 2 monitors...

    So I need to pick up a 22 incher. I didn't want to deal with Black Friday, but Newegg has some interesting stuff. Hanns·G HG-216DPO Silver http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824254024 or Acer AL2216Wbd Black 22" 5ms DVI...
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    Reccomendations for an external HD

    Hey, my setup is in my sig. I do final cut editing, and accumulate a lot of media, so I'd like to have more storage than 120 gigs I got here. I've been out of the loop on things lately like this, so I'd like a recommendation for an external HD, preferably 500gigs-750. Thanks. :D
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    My appreciation to OSx

    I just wanted to say that I've been a diehard windows users, like many, but made the conversion to a macbook pro. OS x has been flawless so far, and amazing. Spotlight, to me is one of the most intuitive and effective features in an operating system. PERIOD. I really bring this thread up...
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    best wired mouse?

    I m not too keen on wireless mice, and im getting a macbook pro if it ever arrives in the mail. I cant use a trackpad...soo id like a nice mouse. Im leaning towards the wired mighty mouse but im hearing mixed reviews on it.. thanks.
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    having serious issues deciding, wait for MBP or get a MB

    Quickly what i want to do. Light FCP editing, but still pretty good stuff. Im a full time avid editor, i want to brush up my FCP skills. I like to use aperture, photoshop, etc etc. Like design a lot. Games.. eh i got my 360. Like to write, surf the web etc. The MBPS are simply amazing...
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    Was going to get a MAC PRO for FCP but now it looks like hte new MBP is where its at.

    I just started running a film crew iwith friends from work, and Im an awful camera man so Im taking the editing upon me. Id probably prefer another program, but anyone familiar with NYC knows that everyone and their mother uses FCP, so using it makes life a lot easier. For a long time ive...
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    850$ macbook refurb up right now.. worth it? 9pm eastern

    Hey this is up right now the refurb page Apple Certified Refurbished MacBook Refurbished MacBook 1.83GHz Intel Core 2 Duo - White 13.3-inch glossy widescreen display 1280 x 800 resolution 512MB memory (2x256MB SODIMMs) 60GB 5400-rpm Serial ATA hard drive Combo drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW)...
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    Macbook and 27" HD tv

    Im on the cusp of purchasing a macbook (Just missed those refurbs at work today) but anyway I picked up an insignia HD tv for like 300$ (floor model ftw) - but anyway I had the brainstorm that maybe I can hook this thing right up to mac. Ive run it off my pc and its never been practical, but it...
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    does the one time 20% developers discount work on refurbs?

    Im about to order a refurb, and im wondering if the 20% off applies to these, i doubt it since education discounts dont, but curious none to less. thanks
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    So im finally doing it, thoughts on my new mac

    So im finally doing it, im going to go with a 17 inch imac, 2.0 ghz, 160gb ram. 1gb memory Im going to buy another 1 or 2 gigs online, I guess 2 would be fine - any reccomendations - I hear I can get on newegg and get em. Am i going to need to take this thing to mac to upgrade or can i do...
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    Operation: make this old computer I have play wow...

    I am in between buying a new pc since my laptop died. I had given up on this extinct rig until I seem to have wow running "DECENT" on it, and im quite impressed. You're going to laugh but heres the specs Athlon 1800xp 1.53 ghz 512 mb pc2100 Radeon 9600 128mb now i think im going to...
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    Going with an x2 4600 and an Evga 122 - thoughts...

    Hey guys I decided that instead of getting the intel 2.4 duo, im going to go with this , because its half the price...and ive been pretty much diehard amd my whole life. I have a k6-2 450 mhz lying around somewhere. Anyway the intels are amazing and im not going to turn this into and intel vs...
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    Thoughts on the MSI p6N sli-fi lga 775

    Hey guys, heres a link I really really am diehard MSI fan. I have used their boards in my past 5 builds.. and honestly they rock. I have Oc'ed the most unclockable cards on them, and they never seem to drain much power. Anyway I digress. Im going to be gettin an e6600 :p god is that...
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    Worth it to re-use my chieftech?

    Had a tower then a laptop, now im building a new computer. I still have my old chieftech antec case with a window, cathodes etc etc. Using work pc because mines broken, heres some pics of the case itself, not mine, but the same without the window...
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    MAIL IN REBATE MANIA - check out my final specs please! :-)

    Hey so I wanted to really keep my pc under 1000$ I went a little rebate crazy on newegg, Im trying to keep it cheap and i know the vid card can be better but I think this will suffice for WOW and BF2 - nothing else I play. I just edit video mainly... Eagle Tech ET-CAV2-RD-WOP Red 1.0mm...
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    73$ Xbox 360 HD drive at sams

    http://cache.gizmodo.com/assets/resources/2007/04/hddvdcheap.jpg i just caught onto this - and have no information - im calling my sams tomorrow afternoon
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    I have this sick feeling in my gut talking about this BUT...

    I really want a mac. My fiancee has a Mac Book and I love it, and am always happy when im using it and not windows. I love windows, Ive been building PCs for about 12 years... Aside from all that Im not into juicing my framerates anymore, overclocking, or anything. Im very unimpressed with...
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    NYC area lan parties

    anyone in the nyc area having lan parties?
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    you guys have been the best for over 7 years, help me out with this new build =)

    I've been coming back to these boards for a long time for people to go over and fine tune my custom builds. It has never led me astray. I have a new situation here. Since the days of wanting to soup my pc up to get me a higher framerate in quake 3, ive become a professional video editor and...
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    in like 10 yers of working with pcs the weirdest problem ever...

    my screen basically looks like a nintendo game when you dont blow in it. im on an m6810 laptop, its been pretty good but now the screens absolutely useless, and it doesnt matter if I extrend my deskttop so i know its hardware related and not the mionitor piece itself. it also persists...
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    Looking to breath some life into my old box..

    I was going to get a whole new box this summer, but something inside of me is holding off for just a little bit. Mainly because Im in transition with my work and my laptop is doin just fine. My laptop gets waaay to hot playin world of warcraft and battlefield. Im looking for a video card for...
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    Long time no see, can you check this build out for me?

    Im unloading my laptop and goin back to the darkside. I priced this out, and it looks like an animal for the money. Any advice welcome. You guys are the best. ASUS PUNDIT AE3 SIS760GX CHIPSET AMD Athlon 64 3200+ Newcastle 2x 1 gig of Corsair SAMSUNG 16X DVD±R DVD Burner With 5X...
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    Street price on a M6810

    I'm going to be getting back into desktop world again, as my job is keeping me in one spot. I'm going to sell my M6810 to help with the cost. What's the going price of one right now? Thanks
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    Is the Mobo fried in this situation?

    I work at a college radio station, and their computer in the studio undergoes a lot of static shocks that we havent been able to thawrt. Today it just wouldnt turn on. No light when we hit power, or anything. Is the motherboard shot--or--is the power supply shot? Thanks guys. It's a fairly...
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