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Windows 7: Rate My Gaming Computer from 1 - 10?

26 Mar 2011   #11
Eblim

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

It's finished. On it now in fact. Installing a game now to test it.


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26 Mar 2011   #12
GeneO

Windows 10 Pro. EFI boot partition, full EFI boot
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Eblim View Post
Thanks for the replies. I went to the link and calculated my recommendation. It says 540W is recommended. Although, it's no absolutely accurate. I think my 570W will do just fine.

Although the download speed is fast, the wireless really knocks-off quite a bit though. $15 a month for my internet. Advantages of living downtown in a major city...
Be sure to add capacitor aging in the calculation. If you haven't done so it may be less than 540W.

Also, I am not so sure the lower end Thermaltakes actually can deliver what you need. I pulled one out of a build because it didn't cool very well under stress.
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26 Mar 2011   #13
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I have nearly the same system as yours (Dell). I think the Q6600 is a lame duck. But I run it with an SSD - that alleviates the problem a bit. My Vaio laptop with an i7 is faster (also with an SSD). If I were you, I would add a 60 or 90GB OCZ Vertex 2 or 3 for the OS (budget allowing).
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