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So, I made this computer for myself to do some editing with and some part time gaming. I am a student currently attending high school however I am intending to go into film school and also making my own videos and films and my s**t dell laptop with its integrated gpu just wasn't going to cut it.

So, I worked for 6 months at KFC and gained enough money so that I could buy this bad boy and pursue my passion of filming and telling stories. I didn't want to make it entirely for gaming but the ocasional game such as battlefield or a bit of Photoshop recording tutorials and video rendering. See I use programs such as photoshop, premiere, after effects and starting to use a bit of Auto Cad.

Here is the full partslist: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor $248.00 @ PLE Computers
CPU Cooler Noctua NH-U12S 55.0 CFM CPU Cooler $89.00 @ PLE Computers
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $129.00 @ PLE Computers
Memory Kingston HyperX Fury Blue 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $99.00
Storage Corsair Force LS 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $85.00
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $77.00 @ PLE Computers
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 2GB Video Card $309.00 @ PLE Computers
Case BitFenix Ronin ATX Mid Tower Case $109.00 @ PLE Computers
Power Supply FSP Group 750W 80+ Silver Certified ATX Power Supply -
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 OEM (64-bit) $139.00 @ PLE Computers
Wireless Network Adapter TP-Link TL-WN881ND 802.11b/g/n PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter $19.00 @ PLE Computers
Keyboard SteelSeries 6Gv2 Wired Standard Keyboard $99.00 @ PLE Computers
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1402.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-07-18 23:54 AEST+1000

So, before making comments about the terrible cable management, this is my first time making the computer for myself. I was pretty happy with it but I had real trouble with this case and power supply. Especially the cpu connector and the fact that the PSU was completer non-modular and the cables were quite poorly constructed. Something that actually worked really well was the other cables. The computer isn't really that loud but the keyboard in a office like environment is actually annoying for my peers.

Anyway I tried to make the video for this but had to come in due to the terrible weather outdoors only enabled me to get a couple of the shots. But the video will be coming soon.

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Comments

  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

Wtf great photos of everything except for the computer

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

Nice product photos! and it's really cool how their shot outside. I am from the UK

  • 57 months ago
  • 0 points

These pictures make me think I'd be some kind of slogan for "PCs need sun too!" I've never seen pictures on this site taken from 'outdoors' hahaha.

Nice parts though but some of the pictures are really badly focused and there's a ton of glare on the boxes. Also why didn't you get an 'ac' compliant Wi-Fi card? They're literally the same price as old 'n' band cards. Never heard of that brand of PSU before either.

  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

there are though (pictures of builds that were built outside)

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