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[STAFF REMOVED] As you can imagine, there once was a Blacklist here...


Whitelist (people you can actually talk to, have a conversation with):

  • Allan_M_Systems
  • Chillsabre
  • Superb_Falcon
  • vagabond139

I sexually identify as a Panzerhaubitze PzH 2000 <- if this offends you, good!


No support for miners


I don't do AMD (well can't stay with that after Ryzen-Launch), except for video cards if the bang per buck is right.


I do negative Pressure if there is a radiator on the intake side


I don't do Apple


Here I want to collect parts you can easily add to your build:

CPU:

___Intel

__Coffee Lake (Refresh) CPUs ( F marks CPUs without integrated graphics ; K marks overclockable CPUs):

  • 2/4 Intel Pentium Gold G5400 // budget gaming / office PC
  • 4/4 Intel i3-8100 // gaming without overclock / strong office PC
  • 4/4 Intel i3-9100F // gaming without overclock
  • 4/4 Intel i3-8350K // gaming with overclock
  • 6/6 Intel i5-9600KF // gaming with overclock + streaming
  • 8/8 Intel i7-9700K // multi-tasking, rendering, 3D engineering, streaming - all at once
  • 8/16 Intel i9-9900K // overkill for gaming, just saying

___AMD

__Ryzen CPUs (there is no need to buy the "X" versions ; G marks CPUs with integrated graphics):

  • 2/4 AMD Athlon 200GE // office PC
  • 4/4 AMD Ryzen 3 1200 // budget gaming, overclockable with B350 / B450 / X370 / X470 MOBO
  • 4/4 AMD Ryzen 5 2200G // budget gaming / strong office PC, overclockable with B350 / B450 / X370 / X470 MOBO
  • 4/8 AMD Ryzen 5 2400G // gaming + streaming, overclockable with B350 / B450 / X370 / X470 MOBO
  • 6/12 AMD Ryzen 5 2600 // gaming + streaming, multi-tasking, rendering, overclockable with B350 / B450 / X370 / X470 MOBO
  • 8/16 AMD Ryzen 7 2700 // multi-tasking, rendering, 3D engineering, streaming - all at once

CPU Coolers:

___Air:

  • Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO // when it is on sale ; damn good budget all-rounder
  • CRYORIG C7 // for when you want to see the fan or have clearance issues
  • CRYORIG H7 // 35$ beast
  • CRYORIG M9i // when the 212 EVO is not on sale
  • CRYORIG R1 Universal
  • Gamer Storm Assassin
  • Noctua NH-D14 // cool as ice
  • Phanteks PH-TC14PE // even cooler (the frame of the fans is always white, but the rest can be bought in red / blue / orange / white / black )
  • Noctua NH-D15
  • Scythe FUMA // The new King
  • be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 3 // "could you turn on the heater, I am cold" "what do you mean your PC is running, I can't hear anything"
  • ARCTIC Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 // budget
  • ARCTIC Alpine 11 Pro Rev. 2 // budget
  • ARCTIC Freezer 13
  • ARCTIC Freezer 33 CO

___Water:

  • Corsair H100i v2 // aio water-cooler with good results on overclocked CPUs, but fans are loud under load
  • Deepcool CAPTAIN 240
  • NZXT Kraken X61

Thermal Compound (non-metallic):

  • Gelid Solutions GC-Extreme // the best
  • ARCTIC MX4
  • Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut

MOBOs:

___Z370 (or Z390) for Coffee Lake CPUs:

  • MSI Z370 PC PRO // ATX
  • MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS // ATX
  • MSI Z370 TOMAHAWK // ATX
  • MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING // ATX
  • MSI Z370 SLI PLUS // ATX
  • ASRock Z370M Pro4 // mATX
  • MSI Z370M GAMING PRO AC // mATX
  • Asus ROG STRIX Z370-G GAMING (WI-FI AC) // mATX
  • ASRock Z370M-ITX/ac // mini ITX
  • MSI Z370I GAMING PRO CARBON AC // mini ITX
  • Asus ROG Strix Z370-I Gaming // mini ITX

___B360 for the Coffee Lake budget gamer:

  • MSI B350M PRO-VDH
  • Gigabyte GA-B350-HD3
  • MSI B350M BAZOOKA

RAM:

  • G.Skill Ripjaws V Series
  • G.Skill Ripjaws 4 Series
  • Kingston HyperX Fury Black
  • Corsair Vengeance LPX
  • TEAM Vulcan
  • GEIL SuperLuce

Storage:

___SSD:

  • Samsung 850 EVO
  • Crucial BX300
  • Crucial MX300
  • Crucial MX500
  • SK Hynix SL308
  • PNY CS1311
  • PNY CS900
  • Kingston A400
  • OCZ Trion 150
  • SanDisk SSD Plus
  • A-DATA Premier SP550
  • A-DATA Ultimate SU800
  • Mushkin Reactor
  • Inland

___HDD (SSD got cheap and you should try to not buy HDD anymore 28.06.2019):

  • Western Digital WD10EZEX (1TB)
  • Seagate ST1000DM003 (1TB)
  • Seagate ST2000DM001 (2TB)

Video cards (needs a rework):

___In general:

  • GTX 750ti // budget // this card is dead, thanks to the RX 460
  • GTX 950 // budget // this card is dead, thanks to the GTX 1050ti

___GTX 1050ti / 1060 / 1070 / 1070ti / 1080 / 1080ti:

  • Msi Gaming X
  • Msi Duke
  • Msi Armor
  • Asus Strix
  • Gigabyte G1 Gaming
  • EVGA Superclocked
  • EVGA For The Win
  • Zotac AMP!

___RX 470 / RX 480 / RX 570 / RX 580:

  • PowerColor Red Devil
  • Gigabyte G1 Gaming
  • Sapphire Nitro+
  • Msi Armor
  • Msi Gaming
  • Asus Strix

Case:

  • be quiet! Silent Base 600 // ATX mid
  • be quiet! Silent Base 800 // ATX mid
  • be quiet! Dark Base Pro 900 // ATX full
  • Corsair 200R // ATX Mid - solid budget
  • Phanteks Enthoo Pro // ATX full
  • Phanteks Enthoo Pro M // ATX mid
  • Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV // ATX mid
  • Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV // ITX mini
  • Phanteks ECLIPSE P400 // ATX mid
  • Fractal Design Define R4 // ATX mid
  • Fractal Design Focus G // ATX mid
  • Fractal Design Focus G mini// mATX mini
  • NZXT S340 // ATX mid
  • NZXT Phantom 530 // ATX full
  • NZXT H440 // ATX mid
  • Silverstone TJ07B-W-USB3.0 // ATX full
  • Thermaltake Core V21 // mATX mini
  • Thermaltake Core V1 // ITX mini
  • Corsair 750D // ATX full
  • NZXT Phantom 410 // ATX mid
  • BitFenix Prodigy // ITX mini - colours
  • BitFenix Prodigy M // mATX mini - colours
  • BitFenix Phenom // ITX mini
  • BitFenix Phenom // mATX mini
  • BitFenix Pandora // ATX mid
  • BitFenix Pandora Core // mATX mid
  • Cooler Master Elite 110 // ITX mini
  • Cooler Master Elite 130 // ITX mini
  • Corsair 250D // ITX mini
  • Silverstone Sugo SG13B-Q // ITX mini

Case fans:

  • ARCTIC F-12
  • be quiet! SilentWings 2
  • be quiet! SilentWings 3
  • Cooler Master SickleFlow
  • Noctua NF-F12
  • Noctua NF-A14
  • Noctua NF-S12B FLX
  • Phanteks PH-F120MP
  • BitFenix Spectre Pro

PSU:

  • Bitfenix Formula Gold
  • Bitfenix Whisper M
  • Corsair CXM series // low budget
  • Corsair CSM series // budget
  • Corsair TXM series
  • Corsair Vengeance series
  • EVGA SuperNova GS series
  • EVGA SuperNova G2 series
  • EVGA SuperNova G3 series
  • EVGA BQ series // budget
  • EVGA GQ series
  • SeaSonic Focus Plus Gold
  • SeaSonic Focus Gold

Monitor:

___144Hz / 1080p / 24":

  • Acer - GN246HL
  • Asus - VG248QE
  • Asus - MG248Q
  • AOC - G2460PQU
  • AOC - G2460PF
  • BenQ - XL2411

___75Hz / 1080p / 24":

  • AOC - G2460VQ6
  • Asus - VG245H

___60Hz / 1080p / 24":

  • Acer - G246HLAbd
  • BenQ - GL2460HM

Mice:

  • Corsair Sabre RGB
  • SteelSeries Rival 300
  • Razer DeathAdder Chroma
  • Logitech G502

Mouse Pad(s):

  • SteelSeries QcK // the only mouse pads I will buy and I even had Everglide before

Keyboards: (Basically everything that comes with Brown Cherry MX-Switches and isn't overpriced)

  • Cherry MX-Board 3.0
  • G.Skill Ripjaws KM780 MX
  • Cooler Master Storm QuickFire Rapid
  • Corsair STRAFE

Headphones (all 7.1):

  • Plantronics Gamecom 780/788
  • Kingston HyperX Cloud II
  • Razer KRAKEN
  • Logitech G430
  • Corsair VOID