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by thugzbunnyyy



Date Published

April 21, 2017

Date Built

April 21, 2017

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Since my boyfriend was always playing games on console, I decided to build him a PC to game on so we can play together!

Parts listed there and also Intel i5 7500 quad core @ 3.00GHz Corsair 2x6GB of ram (in vengeance blue led) Tough power rgb 650w gold psu Gigabyte GeForce gtx 1060 3GB

Had alot of trouble with the wiring and wanted to just throw the thing off the balcony at some points but i'm really glad i knuckled down and built this for him!

More pics here http://imgur.com/a/04Sst

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KaiserKeyboard 4 Builds 7 points 8 days ago

You're a good girl/boy

please don't kill me
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Eltech 14 Builds 3 points 8 days ago

Edit: Though you already suggested "partner" which is good and there's also "spouse" for a married couple which I'm not saying they are. Though if OP was offended or just preferred it because some of us weren't trying to use a non-specific gender than they'll let us know.

Though I wouldn't over analyze a title that mentions "boyfriend" already. If OP is not happy with the comments, they can report their reasons about the situation and the staff will let us know what is appropriate and what isn't appropriate to comment.

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Eltech 14 Builds 2 points 8 days ago

I'm just stating my two cents here too. I also didn't say they were a couple. Next time I'll be very specific. I made my comment because it's OK that others are trying to include both he/she in case they were incorrect to begin with. No harm done here.

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PeekOfGaming 3 Builds 5 points 8 days ago

Very beautiful looking build! Converting console peasants one PC at a time.

The4go10 5 points 8 days ago

Who care whether OP is M or F.... Lets not turn this site into a toxic community like 99% of the internet.

Nice build, your man is lucky!

Cable extensions to clean up the build for xmas maybe?!?!?!?!

TotalInsanity4 4 points 8 days ago

That's adorable, good on ya ^_^

Blackhat132 1 Build 3 points 8 days ago

NIce build man! Hope he enjoys pc gaming better

blockbuster4664 1 Build 3 points 8 days ago

that is 100% best gift for your man.

CallOfSnowGolem 1 Build 2 points 8 days ago

So where's your build?

dank_satya 2 points 8 days ago

OOOO nice build. Front page reddit i saw uuuuu

xTwistts 2 points 8 days ago

Nice build for the switch over. Converting people is the best.

Sockens 2 points 8 days ago

Relationship goals right here. I wish I had a girlfriend who could do that!


(Also I only think you're a girl don't get triggered please, k thanks bye.)

Slurth 1 Build 2 points 8 days ago

Girlfriend (I presume) of the year! This build looks great, +1

GolfJulietBravo 1 Build 2 points 8 days ago

Lucky fella! Gorgeous build! +1!

My wife doesn't game, but she is very understanding of my hobby and never forbids me from enjoying something I love. In fact she encourages it!

I, too, would like to know the specs on your personal rig.

nbrigdan 2 points 8 days ago

Inwin 303 master race! My GF and I both have builds in 303s.

idiot42 2 points 8 days ago

Seen this on reddit and facebook now lol

oneflygtiguy 4 Builds 2 points 8 days ago

This is a refreshing post. So my wife would prefer if i would just throw all of my builds out the window regardless so i feel you on that part but +1 for wanting to share the gaming experience and being awesome enough to do this for him. What games do you two share in common. Maybe I can get some common ground with my significant other so I don't have to worry about my babies well being when I am not at home? ;)

zprater 2 Builds 1 point 8 days ago

Just saw your post on /r/pcmasterrace :) awesome build btw!

Question: why the overpriced SSD? Also, what are your own PC's specs?!

BlueJeanBaby 1 point 8 days ago

Tell me when you guys break up.

MightyAlFred 3 Builds 1 point 8 days ago

Relationship goals here :)

Just to point it out, I think you got the wrong motherboard in the part list, it doesn't match the pictures (and the one in the pictures makes more sense too).

Dender25 1 point 8 days ago

a Z270 mb with a loked i5? umm... ok? but still its cute that u made it for him/him xD 1+

Dender25 1 point 8 days ago

ohhhh... didnt see da piks my bad DX

ItzNemoh 1 point 8 days ago

Great build but, instructions unclear, my little Willie got stuck between the balcony and the sliding door, he has been in constant pain since this was built. Pls help

Chuck38 2 Builds 1 point 8 days ago

I love how everyone here is being so careful about what they say! LOL

Great build, I'm sure your boyfriend will love it! +1

mcgoff360 1 Build 1 point 8 days ago

did you go with the b250 in the picture or the z270 in your guide? im using an msi b250 mini itx in my new htpc and its worked out very well so far

thugzbunnyyy submitter 1 Build 1 point 6 days ago

The b250 in the picture. not sure why it says z270. Must've misclicked lmao

FlipLaw 1 point 8 days ago

Damn that's sweet. Can you write a book titled "How to Win & Keep a Gamer"? You should. lol

Matthewgrossman 1 point 8 days ago

Did i see this on pcmr?

hesif 1 point 7 days ago

What case is that?

N0_N4M3 1 point 7 days ago

Saw this on 9gag :P

I would want my partner to just give me a PC :)


Omstertron 1 point 6 days ago

It sounds like you are a keeper

FlyinToasteronie 1 point 6 days ago

You are a great person! Also, that steup is insanely awesome!


FACUNDO 12 Builds 1 point 6 days ago

So adorable! <3

l2pTink3r 2 Builds 1 point 5 days ago

Nice, i went for a pretty similar color scheme, it's beautiful! What case is this?

PositivelyPhil 1 Build 1 point 5 days ago

Even though that z270 mobo is overkill for a locked cpu this is pretty solid. Good job.

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