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Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Home Built OS Windows 10 Education 64 bit CPU AMD Phenom II X4 980 Black Edition Deneb 3.7GHz Motherboard Asus M4N68T-M V2 µATX Motherboard Memory 8GB 4GBx2 Kingston PC10600 DDR3 1333 Memory Graphics Card Zotac NVIDIA Geforce GT640 2 Gig DDR3 PCIe Sound Card VIA VT1708s High Definition Audio 8-channel Onboard Monitor(s) Displays 22" LG E2242 1080p and 2 19" I-INC AG191D Screen Resolution 1280x1024 - 1920x1080 - 1280x1024
Keyboard Logitech Wireless K350 Wave Mouse Logitech Wireless M570 Trackman Wheel PSU Thermaltake TR 620 Case Power Up Black ATX Mid-Tower Case Cooling Stock heatsink and fan Hard Drives Crucial M100 256 GB SSD and 500 GB WD Blue SATA Internet Speed 80 Mbps Down 30 Mbps Up Antivirus Windows Defender Browser Internet Explorer 11 Other Info HP DVD1040e Lightscribe - External USB2
System Manufacturer/Model Number mickey megabyte 1234 OS ultimate 64 sp1 CPU i5 2500K email@example.comGHz Motherboard MSI P67A-GD53 Memory 8 gigs GSkill Ripjaws 1600 Graphics Card amd hd6950 Sound Card creative x-fi gamer Monitor(s) Displays samsung 24" Screen Resolution 1920x1080
Keyboard saitek eclipse ii Mouse logitech g3 PSU antec 550 Case antec three hundred Cooling i'm a cooling fan Hard Drives ocz vertex 2e 60 gig, samsung f3 1tb, buffalo 2tb ext Internet Speed about 4 Mbps Other Info i love win7
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number A blend of brains, brawn and dumb luck. OS Windows 7 Ultimate 64 CPU i7 3770k OC'd 4.6 @ 1.17v, also FX 8120 & i5 miniITX Motherboard MSI P67A-GD80 b3 Memory 32 gb G.Skill Sniper DDR3 10-12-12-31 @ 2133 Graphics Card XFX Radeon 7870 2GB DDR5 Sound Card Sound Blaster Z Series Card Monitor(s) Displays (2) LG LED 23" 1920 x 1080 2ms Monitors via mini d-port Screen Resolution 1680 X 1050 p
Keyboard (2) Logitech Illuminated Keyboards (1) usb (1) wireless Mouse Logitech G700 & T-BC21 - nano nx for the laptop PSU Ultra X4 modular 1050 watt 80% silver rating & APC 1200 RS Case CoolerMaster Storm Styker Cooling 7 case fans 140mm & 120mm, NZXT Kraken X60 Hard Drives Samsung 256 gb 830 SSD sata III
(1) 1 tb WD Black
(2) 1 tb Hitachi deskmates/sata II
(2) 1 tb WD green/sata II
(2) 2 tb WD My Book/esata
(2) 3 tb Seagate Barracuda
(2) WD 2 tb Green 64 sata III
(1) 120 gb OCZ Vertex SS Internet Speed Upgraded from bottom of the barrel to just ok Antivirus Trend Micro Titanium Max Security & Malwarebytes Premium Browser Chrome and IE 10 Other Info 5 Noctua case fans + 3 Noctua in p/p on NZXT cooler
Integrated hot swap drive bays for 2.5" Drives
(2) Lite-on dvd/cd/Blu Ray optical 22X
Integrated fan controller and led on/off
HP Officejet Pro L7680 all-n-one
HP 4 laserjet (the beast)
Hot swappable 3.5" hard drive bay
Belkin Play N600 HD router
Asus USB 3 & sata 6 PCIe card
Vantec IDE to sata adptr./Ultra sata adptr
Lenovo L420 i5 lappy with m
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number UNDER CONSTRUCTION - ALWAYS OS Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint CPU i7-5930K Motherboard Asus X99 Deluxe Memory 16 GB Ripjaws 4 DDR4-2800 F4-2800C16Q-16GRK Graphics Card EVGA GTX 980 Classified Sound Card On Board Monitor(s) Displays 3 X Asus 27" Screen Resolution 1920X1080
Keyboard Logitech G510s Mouse Logitech G500s PSU Seasonic X Series 1050W Case Aerocool Strike X Air Cooling Corsair H80 Hard Drives 4 X 500 GB Samsung EVO, 2 X Samsung 250 GB EVO. External HD- Black X dock esata 2TB Seagate, Rosewill USB 3.0 dock 2TB Seagate, Black X esata Seagate 2TB drive. Internet Speed 24/1 Antivirus ESET/MBAM Pro Browser ie11 / Chrome/ Firefox Other Info 2nd Rig i7-3770K Asus Maximus V Extreme, 16 GB G Skill DDR3-2400, Corsair 1250i, Samsung 128GB 850PRO, 2XSamsung 840 Pro 256 GB, D5 Pump, 2X 360mm Radiators, EVGA GTX 780 Classified Phanteks Enthoo Primo case, windows 7 Ultimate X64 (WHS in VM)
3rd rig (used as HTPC),Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64, i7-2600K, Asus Maximus V Gene, 256GB Samsung 830, 3X2TB drives, HD 6950, 8 GB DDR3-2133, Co
I would use it for Audio + Video editing, hardcore gaming with everything on max, whilst running some other programs in the background like a good video editor. Plenty to do with that, some coolers underneath.
System Manufacturer/Model Number Customised OS Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1 CPU AMD Phenom II X5 955 @ 3200 Mhz Motherboard Asus M5A99X EVO Memory G.Skill 12GB DDR3 1333MHz Graphics Card Palit GeForce GTX 550 Ti OC Sonic 1GB Sound Card Onboard Monitor(s) Displays LG 32" HDTV Screen Resolution 1920x1080 @ 60Hz
Keyboard ADVENT Illuminated Keyboard Mouse Genius PSU Colors-IT 750w BLACK 12CM Silent Case Xigamatek CPC-T45UB-U01 Asgard Chassis Cooling 4 120mm Fans In Total Hard Drives Internal 250GB SATA 3.0 Western Digital WDC WD25 00AAKX-001CA0
Internal 500GB SATA 2.0 Seagate ST350041 3AS
Internal 500GB SATA 2.0 Western Digital WDC WD50 00AAKS-00WWP
External 1TB USB 2.0 Western Digital
External 2TB USB 2.0 Buffalo Internet Speed 30MB Other Info CPU Cooler - Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Cooler
Is the HP-HPE h9-1210t Phoenix series Desktop Overkill for Me Gentlemen/Ladies: I am strongly considering the purchase of above HP Desktop. I will use the system for surfing the web and video and photo editing. I am a novice in the area of video and photo editing. I am taking up the craft as a hobby and see where it takes me. The primary components of the...
Hardware & Devices
Massive overkill system. Any thoughts. Dual Xeon 4.4 48 gb Ram 8 SSD drives/ raid and 4 gtx 580's
Well alrighty now.
Is Using both an AV As Well As Dedicated Anti Spyware Overkill? I know that you can't run two anti malware programs at the same time, but I am aware that some people use both an anti virus which they have on all the time and a dedicated anti spyware product such as spyware doctor, which they run once a week. I do know that anti spyware programs are much better...
Are Desktop Firewalls Overkill? That is the question posed on slashdot with this link:
Slashdot IT Story | Are Desktop Firewalls Overkill?
I know some of this was argued in another thread, but this now pertains closer to Corporate Level questioning versus the earlier argument which was more on the lines of Home Security and...
My security - is it overkill? Hey,
I've been running the following configuration for a while now, and it has served me well, however, I would just like to know whether it is overkill or not?
Here's the list:
Microsoft Security Essentials (Ongoing beta)
PC Tools ThreatFire
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (with protection...