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How to: Choose Memory (RAM) for Your Gaming PC Build

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This article is part of Newb Computer Build’s “How to: Build a Gaming PC” guides to choosing your PC hardware for your Gaming PC builds. The type, the capable amount, and the speed of the Memory you put in your PC will all depend on what your motherboard supports. Generally in a Gaming PC Build… Read more »

Cheap RAM – G Skill 8GB (2 x 4GB) 1600 Only $99?

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A quick RAM buyig tip here to anyone wanting to purchase a ton of DDR3 Ram for cheap: If you go to Newegg they have 8GB (2x4GB) G.Skill Ripjaws Series DDR3 1600 Desktop Memory for $99.99 when you enter code EMCZNZT38 at checkout with free shipping. That is a pretty good deal for 8GB of RAM if… Read more »

A Basic/Cheap Home Theatre PC (HTPC) Build w/ Blu-ray

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So you are wanting to build a cheap basic HTPC build to set beside your entertainment system/television for your basic entertainment needs. This means that you can create a PC that will play full 1080p video but is missing all the fancy whistles such as a separate sound-card, tv-tuner, tv-recording, video encoding, video recording  etc…. Read more »

Cheap and Solid Intel i7 860 Builds

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I derived a couple Intel i7 860 2.8 GHz builds, so take a look and see what you think. The prices in both could be lowered a tad if you were to choose a cheaper computer case, different power supply, less than 4GB RAM, different/less than 500GB hard drive, or a cheaper video card than… Read more »

8. Video Card

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the responsibility of the video card is to generate output images to your display. There are tons of different cards out there and it can be kind of confusing when browsing through them all. Some motherboards come with ‘integrated graphics’ built in but this comes with terrible low-performance graphics results. Purchasing a separate graphics card… Read more »

5. RAM

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Random Access Memory (RAM) is  very important as it is your computers most common memory that can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on (see Definitions of ram on the Web). When choosing the right RAM for your computer it may be confusing as there are different types, but… Read more »