Need Advice on first time gaming build

Discussion in 'Build Your Own PC' started by Kfed8908, Dec 20, 2016.

  1. glc

    glc Forum Administrator Staff Member

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    System ram has nothing to do with video ram. The extra $30 gets you a slightly faster card.

    Rather than two 1070's, you would be better off with a single 1080. End cost is similar. Your PSU can handle a single 1080 but not two 1070's.
     
  2. David M

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    Video RAM has a lot to do with being able to drive more pixels. 1K monitors, these days, are not considered to be monitors with a lot of pixels. The other factor with video RAM is how much the game will utilize to run itself. Different games utilize different amounts of V-RAM.
     
  3. Kfed8908

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    ok i have been having trouble trying to access my other hard drive i set the boot ordor in bios but nothing when i run the sytem...is there something im missing or need to do please help


    update: i figured it out all is good but is there anyway you can change the cd-roms name ?
     
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  4. glc

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    Name or drive letter? Name can't be changed as far as I know, but you can use Disk Management to change the drive letter.
     
  5. Kfed8908

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    oh ok thnx was trying to change the name i saw u can change the letter but dont need to