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by snakebite66
Mon Aug 31, 2015 3:23 am
Forum: Games
Topic: Unreal
Replies: 0
Views: 16019

Unreal

Thought I would post this for anyone who would like to play the original Unreal and the expansion in HD, or would like to play a good old school FPS you can get it now on steam. For an old school game it still looks good... :o To run in HD you need to patch it a bit, I used the DX10 patch first http...
by snakebite66
Sun Aug 23, 2015 11:31 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

Thank you Bdub....have downloaded that on backup ready for new install...getting stuff tomorrow, all being well....
by snakebite66
Thu Aug 20, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

I have finally decided on the following for the upgrade....not planning on overclocking anything Intel Core I5 4670 CPU Asus Z97-P motherboard S 1150. Samsung Evo 250 GB SSD Corsair 1600 DDR3 2x 4 gigs Ram Will get a 1TB SATA storage drive Will use existing 750 GTX card and 550W PSU and new 27"...
by snakebite66
Mon Aug 17, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

well, intel hasn't been very forward looking as of late, really. they've been hopping from socket to socket like a rabbit on lsd. I was more thinking of the fm2+ platform by amd. it's been the norm for amd to handle 2 to three cpu cycles on one socket. granted this is more budget conscious stuff he...
by snakebite66
Mon Aug 17, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

the only down point with going with am3+ is it's at the end of its lifespan. I understand the platform is still highly looked upon by gamers, but just realize you will not be getting any easy new tech upgrades on that platform. if you're happy with that, then the choices you made for mobo and proc ...
by snakebite66
Sun Aug 16, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

Not looking at VR headset as yet....Karlswelt....any good though ? Ok I have my choices.... Intel CPU i5 4670 Motherboard Asus Z97-P motherboard S 1150.... AMD route Asus M5A99X EVO Rev 2.0 ATX Motherboard AMD FX 8350 Processor - Black Edition Looking for 8 gigs RAM, not sure which is best to use, a...
by snakebite66
Fri Aug 14, 2015 11:21 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

Thanks Mr T, Karlsweldt, and bdub..... I have the Z5300 Logitech speakers through XFi sound card and they sound great with bass altered sensibly! Bdub, thanks for the AMD recommendations, I went with AMD for years and will look up the recommendations there...I have a 550 PSU at present so plan to ke...
by snakebite66
Thu Aug 13, 2015 4:11 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Re: Advice on new build in the next few weeks

Mr T wrote:What way do you wish to go - Intel or AMD?
Hello Mr T good to hear from you,

My initial thoughts are I wish to go the Intel route....have been looking at Z97 Z170 boards

But a recommendation on AMD would also be beneficial....I like the Asus boards....
by snakebite66
Tue Aug 11, 2015 9:41 am
Forum: Recommendations
Topic: Advice on new build in the next few weeks
Replies: 17
Views: 8673

Advice on new build in the next few weeks

Hello, Been quite a while since I was here, long story but thought I would pop back, I recognise some names.... very much out of touch with new hardware so catching up quickly....basically I need to replace my very ageing system and looking for some advice and recommendations if you will please... :...
by snakebite66
Sun Sep 02, 2012 6:26 am
Forum: The Water Cooler
Topic: Where Did Everybody Go ????
Replies: 29
Views: 12540

Re: Where Did Everybody Go ????

So many folks I just don't see here any longer ??? Very quiet. Boo! Not been here for quite a while but have been lurking from time to time.... life took over a bit, separation divorce, moving selling house buying new house....anyway hello to anyone that might remember me....I see a few familiar fa...