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early november budget amd build

by dissguy


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CPU Clock Rate


GPU Core Clock Rate


GPU Effective Memory Clock Rate


GPU Temperature While Idle

30.0° C

GPU Temperature Under Load

38.0° C


this is my lovely little budget amd build. its not a power house but it gets the job done

gpu -every game i play tf2, l4d2 portal 1 and 2 skyrim league of legends and other it plays them all at max and i am very happy i didnt waste my money getting a 7870 for 200 when my 7790 plays everything on max at 60 fps

hard drive-has a funny story my friend had a external hard drive that his mom broke the connector and i asked if i could have it she said sure and i took it apart threw it in the living room pc and it worked i reformatted it and it runs like a champ. i threw a copy of windows 7 on it i got from my old pc and its fine

case is a bit over kill but i freaking love it great cool and looks awesome one complaint is i kicked the reset button a couple of times while gaming and the power buttons kinda feels cheap.

cpu-i have no clue what to say its fast gets the job done but i havent done anything intensive on it but game and the stock coolers super loud

psu-overkill got it on sale at my local ncix for 35$ with tax its quiet

ram-looks awesome and i have no issues

mobo- i got a the msi p-33 from newegg at first and it had issues i got a refund and bought a new one from ncix which was a pain but it works now

cooling-i dont know how to add it but i bought arctic silver 5 from new egg for 5 $ they messed up and sent me 2 tubes so happy day for me also a cooler master quiet fan for 5$

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xBlood_Monkey 10 Builds 2 points 46 months ago

Very nice. I love that CPU, great for budget builds.

Happy gaming. :)

Tsugumi 1 Build 1 point 46 months ago

I would just like to make it clear that that power supply you have doesn't have 80+ certification I believe. And You should post more photo's to prevent downvotes.

dissguy submitter 1 Build 1 point 46 months ago

will do later

damric 1 point 46 months ago

Why use single channel ram?

dissguy submitter 1 Build 1 point 46 months ago

only ram in my budget, dual channel 4gb is 50$ if i were to do that i might as well get 8gb for 65$

damric 1 point 46 months ago

When you go dual channel, your performance will be much better.

dissguy submitter 1 Build 1 point 46 months ago

i know i just didnt have the money

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dissguy submitter 1 Build 1 point 46 months ago

havent had a problem with it yet