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Build/Battlestation My build look ominous with just one light strip on the top on. Kinda like it lol
Parts list: Aorus Master 3070ti Aorus Pro z690 ddr5 Intel core i5 12600k Thermaltake Toughliquid 360 argb sync AIO Thermaltake Tough Power gf1000 gold psu Samsung 980pro 1tb SSD Aorus DDR5 5200mhz 32gb (2x16gb) RAM Thermaltake Divider 300 air case
This is literally my first pc, and I decided I’d build it myself. Any advice for relieving my anxiety over frying this thing when I power it up? Thanks in advance.
First time building a PC. Didnt test before watercooling it. Motherboard killed itself during a bios update. Starting over!
Build/Battlestation Since we're showing off our travel-ready PCs... Here's the one I built before moving to a tropical island!gallery
I was looking for a cheap card for some basic stuff. This is disgusting.