Description

This is a temporary system until I can complete Nightfury V2 (saved part list)

I find the Hybrid drive is slow, so will upgrade to a ssd and a hhd.

So little cable room behind motherboard tray, you will need flat black cables like from an RM series to properly use this. all of the fans are arctic cooling.

About the RAM, i got each stick for £21 a few years ago Case and gpu i got second hand.

Monitor is actually Dell 2007wfp, i couldn't find it on here so i picked the next best thing. Its from my old dell system.

Comments

  • 59 months ago
  • 6 points

Hail Hydra!

  • 59 months ago
  • 5 points

No it ref to How to Train Your Dragon

this build need to be named Toothless :)

  • 59 months ago
  • 4 points

Look at the monitor's wallpaper.

  • 59 months ago
  • 3 points

Oh... can be confusing

  • 59 months ago
  • 3 points

That CPU is going to be holding you back. Spending a little extra on something like a 750K would've gone a long way.

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

He mentions as v2 of the build in his saved parts list:

http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/user/bilalnuman/saved/FTRH99

The 860k seems to be the way he's going, the best fm2+ proessor currently available.

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

Looking at the saved parts list you mentioned, you have a pretty good upgrade path, but I wouldn't bother going from an r7 265 to a 750ti, it looks like the one you have is better:

http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/graphics/2014/05/08/amd-radeon-r7-265-review/3

From the same review, and your v2.1 list, the 760 looks good, but it isn't spectacularly better, you can get currently get a 970 for around £100 more, which should be a massive upgrade, so I would save up and go for that instead:

http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/zotac-video-card-zt9010110p

However, the cpu upgrade and ssd should be a definite priority :-)

+1 anyway, nice upgradeable build

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

Thanks, i just realized how silly buying a 750ti would be.

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  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

The 960 is said to be released at 300$, instead of buying the piece of junk, just buy a 970.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

$200. Never go by rumors.

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

I posted that comment before the 960 was released. I know that the 960 is 200$. Still, price to performance ratio on it sucks, just go with an R9 280/280x. Better performance for the same cost.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

I'm gonna go with a 970 myself. But yeah the 690 dosen't seem worth it to me.

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

No matter how cheap it is, DON'T get that Kingston V300 man. Just save an extra $10-15 for a quality SSD.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

What is wrong whit it I am building my first computer and I am juat asking why is it bad

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

It's the worst SSD on the market. Just google more information about it.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

Ok thanks

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

I think of Toothless when I see Nightfury

Get the 760K or 860K

you can update the mobo BIOS with your current CPU so that the 860K is plug and play later

Crucial or Sandisk SSD are good for the price now.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

Needs a description.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

sorry juggling different builds, have updated a little.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

I personally would've gotten 1600 ram, as you can find 1600 ram for cheaper than that, and spent less on the GPU and more on the CPU. otherwise, it seems like decent computer. Can't wait to see the V2 though

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

Good PC for the price, looks like you are using it for a security system? What OS did you go with?

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

The small box on the far right is the security system dvr, I just have the feed connected to the monitor on my desk. Using windows 7 home premium.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

That cpu though... Dual Core 4.2GHz

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

very very clean i love it, maybe grab a 860k, a faster hdd and u got yourself a capable gaming rig.

edit* checked out your saved parts list, your on the right path, maybe i can help you a bit, stick with everything you got here, just get an 860k and an hybrid 2tb sshd, everything else is fine man. all the other parts you listed are redundant. if you do that you will have a solid pc.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

After using my toshiba hybrid drive, I've decided its not for me. It will cost more but I think I ca get better performance out of a ssd and hdd combo.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

I HATE ARCTIC COOLING!!!!! I ordered TWO cpu coolers from them, and when they arrived the fan was missing, and no mounting accessories were included. I attempted to get a refund. Long story short I got "bummer. Buy another one." I ALWAYS try to avoid that company. Plus, when I ordered the spare parts for on of the coolers, it only dropped the temp about 5-10 from the stock cooler. NOT A GOOD COOLeR.

  • 59 months ago
  • 2 points

You are right, there was so temperature difference, but it is a lot quieter than the stock cooler.

  • 59 months ago
  • 1 point

Once I did get the one cooler up and running, I did notice it was a lot quieter, but by then I had already ordered an Enermax ETS-T40-TB, which dropped my temps down to 30 C idle, 55 Full load on my i7 4790k.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

just saying, you could've gotten a higher speed in ram for not that much more. im using some of the same parts as you and i have 1866 DDR3 8GB Ram

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

That hybrid hhd is a 5400rpm, not a normal 7200rpm. That's why it's slow.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

Is the cpu good for gaming ?? And is it worth it to buy ?

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

i Wouldn't recommend it for gaming, but i bought it for less than £40 and its great for just normal web browsing and media.

  • 50 months ago
  • 1 point

In the 7th pic, I see your right monitor is hooked up to a CCTV system. Are you running it using a DVR?

  • 50 months ago
  • 1 point

Yeah you can just about see it on top right corner.

  • 48 months ago
  • 1 point

Hey? I'm building a Night Fury soon! http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/9jyWHx

  • 44 months ago
  • 1 point

You should unlock the extra two cores on that CPU