• We've upgraded our forums. Please post any issues/requests in this thread.

Search results

  1. T

    Top 3 Games

    What are the top 3 games anyone should get (in order, with "1." as the #1 game (for the computer))?
  2. T

    Question on flashing BIOS

    I've read that some motherboards require an older CPU in order to update their BIOS so that a new CPU can be used. Is this a necessity? (I don't have an older (compatible) CPU.) The two components in question at the moment... CPU: AMD Phenom X4 9950. Motherboard: ASUS M3N-HT Deluxe/HDMI.
  3. T

    Pictures of Computer Desks/Tables & Chairs

    Moshi moshi, As a part of my search for a new computer desk (or table) and computer chair I've come across a variety of kinds of desks, tables, and chairs. I'm curious what fellow members of TPU have. Could anybody post pictures (or links to pics) of what computer desk/table and/or...
  4. T

    Which Monitor Should I Get?

    Howdy TPU'ers! At the moment I'm looking at an LCD, a Samsung 24"... I'll get either 22" or 24"... trying to find a quality monitor at a good price for that size. I'm hoping to get 1920x1200 resolution if possible. (If I can get a lower price, that'll be awesome.) What's good? Thanks! :)
  5. T

    Which Case Should I Get?

    Hi gang, I'm interested in a nice case. What kind of case is nice for me? I'm thinking along the lines of "functions well" and "looks cool". It'll be ATX. I don't really care if it's a mid-size or full-size tower. I'm avoiding the uber-expensive cases at present. I originally...
  6. T

    Choosing RAM: For 64-bit Quad Core (AMD Phenom 9950)

    Hello world, I recently posted a message on: "Choosing a CPU: AMD Phenom 9950" "Choosing a GPU: NVIDIA 9800 GTX, NVIDIA GTX 260, or switching to ATI" "Choosing a Motherboard: ASUS, AM2+ Socket, NVIDIA/SLI Chipset, or switch to non-ASUS". The focus of this message is RAM specific. Here is a...
  7. T

    Choosing a Motherboard: ASUS, AM2+ Socket, NVIDIA/SLI Chipset, or switch to non-ASUS

    Hello world, I recently posted a message on: "Choosing a CPU: AMD Phenom 9950" "Choosing a GPU: NVIDIA 9800 GTX, NVIDIA GTX 260, or switching to ATI" "Choosing RAM: For 64-bit Quad Core (AMD Phenom 9950)" The focus of this message is motherboard specific. Here is a summarized introduction on...
  8. T

    Choosing a GPU: NVIDIA 9800 GTX, NVIDIA GTX 260, or switching to ATI

    Hello world, I recently posted a message on: "Choosing a CPU: AMD Phenom 9950" "Choosing a Motherboard: ASUS, AM2+ Socket, NVIDIA/SLI Chipset, or switch to non-ASUS" "Choosing RAM: For 64-bit Quad Core (AMD Phenom 9950)" The focus of this message is GPU specific. Here is a summarized...
  9. T

    Choosing a CPU: AMD Phenom 9950

    Hello world, During the process of researching and collecting information to assist with building my computer, some of which can be found in the following thread: http://forums.techpowerup.com/showthread.php?t=73664 ...I have come across a few separate subjects within the process that require...
  10. T

    My First Build: For Online Gaming & Producing Music

    Hello world! Before I get into the list of computer guts I've researched so far I thought I'd introduce the idea of what I'm looking for. I'll split this post up into 3 different sections for quick reference. 1. What I've done so far. My budget is flexible though I'm consider maxing out at...