Can I have your Tots
im going to get a new pc sooo what do you think?
MSI ATX DDR3 2600 LGA 1150 Motherboards Z97-G45 GAMING by MSI
TP-LINK TL-WDN4800 Dual Band Wireless N900 PCI Express Adapter,2.4GHz 450Mbps/5Ghz 450Mbps, Include Low-profile Bracket by TP-LINK
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-75E250B/AM) by Samsung
Asus 24x DVD-RW Serial-ATA Internal OEM Optical Drive DRW-24B1ST (Black) by Asus
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit System Builder OEM | PC Disc by Microsoft
Corsair Carbide Series SPEC-01 Mid Tower Gaming Case CC-9011050-WW by Corsair
Corsair CX Series 750 Watt ATX/EPS Modular 80 PLUS Bronze ATX12V/EPS12V 744 Power Supply CX750M by Corsair
EVGA GeForce GTX 960 4GB SC 4GB GDDR5 128bit, PCI 3.0, Dual Link Ready Graphics Cards 04G-P4-1962-KR by EVGA
Kingston HyperX FURY 16GB Kit (2x8GB) 1866MHz DDR3 CL10 DIMM - Blue (HX318C10FK2/16) by Kingston Technology
Intel Core i5-4690K Processor 3.5 GHz LGA 1150 BX80646I54690K by Intel
total (10 items): $1,034.25
will the wifi work?
"Oh great, here comes Captain Dipshit in a LAV" - Pyle986
-Swap out your i5-4690k and MSI Z97 MB for Skylake(LGA1151) Z170 Platform
Originally Posted by AOD_Fighting Tamale
-For gaming, WiFi should always be a last resort, so If your going to try gaming on Wireless g/n networking card w/ a 2.4GHz frequency maximum theoretical speed of 450Mbps(A byte is 8 BITS, 450Mbs is 450/8 Or 56MBps | So even if you do magically get the max theoretical speed over wifi, your limited to whatever your ISP plan offers, which for me is 50/15, give or take if you have your own modem+router)
Your going to need to shell out more money on a wireless adapter if you plan on doing any gaming over Wireless; At the very least. I have a few i recommend below as well as the Intel Core i5-6600K(Skylake | Socket LGA1151) Processor and 1-2 Solid Z170 MB's
Youll be spending a few extra bucks, not too much more, but it will be noticeable.
PCIe Wireless Adapters
1) http://www.amazon.com/TP-LINK-Archer...INK+Archer+T8E ($68.99 USD)
2) http://www.directron.com/pceac56.html ($65.99 - $10 Mail in Rebate)
** Both links from PCPartpicker.com and each part's page- Directron is legitimate, despite having a site that looks like no-ones worked on it(design wise) for years
Processor: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-561-_-Product ($249.99 USD) Intel Core i5-6600K LGA1151 "Skylake" Processor
1) [Combo CPU/MB, you get $5 Off] http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboB...=Combo.2432917 ($399.99)
2) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813130867 ($169.99)
3) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128841 ($149.99)
Some other stuff could change but Ill post another later, hope this helps!
If I'm not back in 5....wait longer!
Agree on WiFi. Avoid if at all possible. Even if you have to run a wire through the entire house/apt/whatever - it's still more preferably. WiFi doesn't work for gaming, unless you spend a lot of money on adapters and boosters. (speaking from experience)
Also, is this your only hard drive? Samsung 850 EVO 250GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD. If you going to use this PC for storing things like music, pics, videos, etc - I would recommend getting one of the faster 1 GB + HDDs (e.g. Western Digital Black). Latest HDDs are still cheaper than SSDs, but in terms of gaming performance - you probably wouldn't notice the difference.
And, this is my personal preference, I tend to go for AMD Processors instead of Intel. For the same money you can get similar or slightly faster processor than i5 (e.g. AMD FX-6300)
just my 2 amateur cents