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About gorkti200

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I am Gork.

The more you buy, the more you save!

I am a gamer, software developer, and in my spare time a game developer.

I've built 6 computers in years past (five for me, one for a friend). My last build, Rey, is here. Latest build is coming soon.


Gork Bucks

Cicero: 19
Tomtomj2: 18
UNi: 17
tiny_voices: 15
FhD: 15
Dartro: 14
Implementor: 12
IwannaPC: 11
Ace_Balthazar: 10
Angry_Plzen: 10
over9000GHz: 9
tragiktimes101: 9
SuperGojira2001: 5
Cosmic: 5
Fidler_2k: 5
Vinyl: 5
SilverWolf149: 4
Geode1010: 2
PhantomTaco: 2
montiago: 2
X47man: 2
WirelessCables: 2
superb_falcon: 2
Zeromus725: 2
Adrew24: 2
Imperium: 0.5

GorkShop coming soon!


Unnecessarily Long PC History:

1st PC - Name: unknown / "Alpha"

  • DATE: built circa 1999
  • CPU: 750MHz AMD
  • GPU: 32MB
  • RAM: 128MB
  • OS: Windows 98

2nd PC - Name: Sarah - named after Sarah Connor of Terminator.

  • DATE: circa 2002
  • CPU: 2.4GHz Intel Pentium 4 single-core
  • GPU: Gainward 128MB Geforce 3 Ti200 - later upgraded to a BFG 256MB GeForce 6800 Ultra series card circa 2005.
  • RAM: 512MB
  • HDD: 80GB
  • OS: Windows XP Home - 32bit

3rd PC - Name: Zoe - named after Zoe Washburne of Firefly.

1st Laptop - Name: Ripley - named after Ellen Ripley of Alien.

  • DATE: May 2012
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-3720QM 2.60GHz (3.60GHz)
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 675m 2GB
  • RAM: 12GB
  • HDD: 640GB
  • OS: Windows 7 Home Premium - 64bit

4th PC - Name: Rey - heroine of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

5th PC - Name: Leia - heroine of the Star Wars franchise.

  • DATE: January 2017
  • Completed build coming soon.
  • OS: Linux Mint 18.1 "Serena". Boots into KODI.

Resources:

Intel LGA1151 Chipsets
Intel ARK Comparison
Quick general reference of the differences. Not a complete guide but a good start.

Forum Formatting Guide
Courtesy of FH100.