Hello everyone! This was my first ever computer build. This computer was built for my parents. They don't do much more than check e-mail and browse the web. I am into gaming, hence why it's much more powerful than what they need. I aimed for a budget of $1000. All of the prices below are after the mail-in-rebates.

This computer is running Windows 8.1 Pro. I haven't had much time to run any performance tests yet, but hopefully will post results when I get around to it. Compared to the 8 year old computer that it replaced, this computer is blazing fast. Also, it is so much more quiet even with many more fans!

I will admit right away that cable management was the hardest part for building the computer. Good clean cable management is a type of art. Although the cable management isn't perfect, I think it should do! Let me know what you think!

PS: Sorry for the terrible pictures. I took them on my phone.

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  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

how is the case? is this case worth it?

  • 50 months ago
  • 2 points

I really enjoy the case. It's cheap, yet pretty good at cable management. It's around $40.