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1st Gen Lunchtable Thread - General Discussion

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Speedytech7, May 31, 2018.

  1. Sep 8, 2020 at 12:04 AM
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    Agreed
     
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    Dalandser ¡Me Gustan Las Taco-mas!

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    Getting into a computer build for the first time probably is like getting into building anything for the first time - only had 3 prebuilt computers in the past 10 years so I don't have a lot of "spare parts" in a "bin" computerwise. Eventually there might be an (albeit) smaller parts bin for my computer habit lol.
     
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    Looks good, you plugged it into PcPartsPicker and it told you compatibility is ok right?

    My one recommendation is invest in a better power supply. That's a good one, but if you want it to be tidy get a semi modular or fully modular supply so you can remove extraneous power cables.

    I'd be wary of used GPU's - I just had one go bad and it had no warranty left because it was bought used. My friend was out $250 on it.

    CPU cooler really isn't a huge deal, but I like Noctua's offerings. You have one of their fans, and their CPU coolers are very high quality. https://www.amazon.com/Noctua-NH-U1...pu+cooler&qid=1599548680&s=electronics&sr=1-4
     
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    Air coolers you scrubs lol. I flex with my custom water cooling.
     
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    Like the 5-Ton, pics or it didn't happen
     
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    I can take pics. I'll text them to you when I get home boi
     
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    I'll eat my pants if the 5-ton is real
     
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    Eat your left shoe if my pc is real.
     
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    Gotta do the fish tank PC

    86D7F226-B285-4CD4-85A6-ECBFA1B536AD.jpg
     
  11. Sep 8, 2020 at 12:23 AM
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    What's the improvement in the Ryzen over the one in the list? Also what's the price - can you link to Amazon please? I copied the list that Tyler had sent me (possibly randomly) based on a video editing build:

    https://pcpartpicker.com/b/QBTCmG

    I know enough about the basic functions (or think I do) of parts, that's where my knowledge stops.

    The reason I'm building a computer is for work where I host a classroom through Zoom while keeping about 6 browsing windows (including one for TW :p) open and am making materials for lessons in Powerpoint simultaneously and my poor 2013 Macbook lappy isn't taking it too well. That said I've done video editing in the past and with a machine that won't slow me down, the likelihood of making films for my school once in awhile definitely is there.

    In the near future the new area to look for work might be digital materials to enhance face to face classrooms (not everyone learns well with plain textbooks so I'd like to develop what I've been doing on PowerPoint and see if I can take a night / online learning programming course).

    I just copied all the things from the parts list you linked me. New knowledge about the compatibility checker.

    Suggest a power supply?

    Can you link a GPU which isn't over $3-500?

    So what's the difference between these and what I saw on MS's site?

    Thanks y'all.
     
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    Ahhh the mineral oil PCs. Wanted to do one but glad I didn’t.
     
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    Mineral oil those are awesome but a bitch to work on
     
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    Not up to date on cards, maybe @what road or @Kwikvette can chime in. But here are some good ones:

    https://www.amazon.com/EVGA-GeForce...ild=1&keywords=gtx+1060&qid=1599549951&sr=8-3

    https://www.amazon.com/XFX-Radeon-1...ild=1&keywords=gtx+1060&qid=1599549951&sr=8-2

    As for operating system, it's exactly the same except the ones I linked you are meant for manufacturers or wholesalers. They get the software for pennies on the dollar and sell it to you for cheap.

    This PSU is what I just got for my friend: https://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Maste...jbGlja1JlZGlyZWN0JmRvTm90TG9nQ2xpY2s9dHJ1ZQ==
     
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    @Dalandser My best advice is to use all those build threads on that website as a template, baseline, or simply just inspiration. The best way to learn about PC Building is to do research on each and every part, see what's in your price range, pros-n-cons of each thing, and pick what you want.
     
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    Good card, but way out of his budget.
     
  18. Sep 8, 2020 at 12:33 AM
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    You're 100% right on that, but I'd like to get the ball rolling as soon as possible and between getting my can of worms street legal, keeping the wife content with at least bare bones rations of quality time, and work, this is my limitation. I'm open to all suggestions on platforms. It's easier to compare what you guys recommend.
     
  19. Sep 8, 2020 at 12:35 AM
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    It shouldn't take that long to pick out a few things, I really can't recommend picking random CPU's or GPU's though. What I say is go through the completed builds section of that website and pick one out you like. I haven't built a new PC in years so my knowledge of modern cards and CPU's are not useful.
     
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    I'll keep a list of parts if anyone wants to throw suggestions my way for parts. GPU would be less than $500.

    How good are these as legitimate guides would you guys say?

    https://pcpartpicker.com/guide/

    That's really where I'm at. Carey Holzman's channel's my background on what basic parts do / how they connect. I feel like if I have a good guide for picking parts I can build it no problem.

    @what road and @Kwikvette do you guys like this guide since it's AMD?

    https://pcpartpicker.com/guide/WqMnTW/excellent-amd-gamingstreaming-build
     

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