The CPU is an important part for all computers. A good CPU will increase global performance of the computer and also help running games.
Socket:Intel Socket 1151 (300 Series)
Core Name:Coffee Lake
Integrated Graphics:UHD Graphics 630
L3 Cache:9 Mb
Manufacturing Tech:14 nm
Rating:10/10 (62 ratings)
The GPU is a very important component for gamers. It is very important to have a good GPU if you want to be able to play recent games.
GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1060 DirectX 12 GV-N1060WF2OC-3GD 3GB 192-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 ATX Video Card [GIGABYTE] (GeForce GTX 1060 [NVIDIA])
Memory:3072 MB GDDR5
Core Clock:1582 Mhz
Power Connector 6 pin:1
Rating:8/10 (55 ratings)
The motherboard is the main component where all other components are plugged into. As soon as it's compatible with other parts, it is not necessary to get expensive motherboard.
Main Connecter:24 Pins
USB 3/3.1:4 Ports
USB 1/2:2 Ports
SATA 3 (6Gb/s):6 Ports
PCI Express 3 x16:1
PCI Express x1:3
Memory frequencies:2133, 2400, 2666, 2800, 3000, 3200, 3300, 3333, 3400, 3466, 3600, 3666, 3733, 3800, 3866, 4000
Model:Z370P D3 (rev. 1.0)
Rating:8/10 (4 ratings)
The case should be big enough to contain all parts. Take care that enough 3.5" and 2.5" slots are available for SSD/HDD.
Type:ATX Full Tower
Internal 3.5":4 Slots
Internal 2.5":5 Slots
External 5.25":1 Slots
Motherboard compatibility:ATX, Micro ATX, Mini ITX
Rating:6/10 (71 ratings)
Take care that the power supply provide enough watts to power the components. Big GPU and CPU will need more power.
Maximum Power:400 Watt
Efficiency:80% (80 PLUS Certified)
Main Connector:20, 24 Pins
PCI Express 6 pin:1 Connectors
Sata Power:4 Connectors
Rating:8/10 (238 ratings)
The ram store information while the computer is on. A 4-8GB capacity is enough for computers that does not run games, but for gaming 8GB is the minimum, 16GB recommended and with 32GB you will be good for multiple years without buying new ram.
Total Capacity:16 GB (2 * 8 GB)
Rating:8/10 (32 ratings)
A SSD is a storage device that is now mandatory. If you ever used a computer with SSD, you can never go back to old HDD as SSD are a lot faster than HDD. It is recommended to store windows, apps and games on SSD.
Max Sequential Read:520 MB/s
Max Sequential Write:450 MB/s
4K Random Read:40000 IO/s
4K Random Write:75000 IO/s
Memory Components:3D NAND
Rating:10/10 (18 ratings)
SSD are more expensive than HDD, so you still need HDD to store your pictures, movies, music and other files.
Rotation speed:7200 RPM
Rating:8/10 (89 ratings)
If your CPU does not come with a fan, you should buy one. And if you plan to overclock (increase the base speed of your CPU), getting a better fan than the one might be included is recommended.
Fan dimensions:120 x 120 x 120 mm
Fan size:120 mm
Rating:8/10 (20 ratings)
Eventhough we are doing our best to display only compatible components, some incompatibilities could still be present. Always check yourself before buying. If you see any problem, please contact us so we can fix this.
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MinGPU: 214%VRAM: 150%Direct X: OKRAM: 267%CPU: 186%
MinGPU: 331%Direct X: OKRAM: 267%CPU: 194%
MaxGPU: 103%Direct X: OKRAM: 200%CPU: 147%
MinGPU: 214%VRAM: 150%Direct X: OKRAM: 267%CPU: 209%
MaxGPU: 178%VRAM: 100%RAM: 200%CPU: 147%
MinGPU: 1229%VRAM: 300%RAM: 400%CPU: 382%
MaxGPU: 214%VRAM: 150%RAM: 200%CPU: 155%
MinGPU: 776%Direct X: OKRAM: 800%CPU: 1403%
MaxGPU: 214%Direct X: OKRAM: 400%CPU: 364%
MinGPU: 8429%VRAM: 600%Direct X: OKRAM: 800%CPU: 1403%
MaxGPU: 2360%VRAM: 200%Direct X: OKRAM: 267%CPU: 956%
MinGPU: 164%VRAM: 150%RAM: 200%CPU: 172%
MaxGPU: 103%VRAM: 75%RAM: 200%CPU: 140%
MinGPU: 1000%RAM: 400%CPU: 282%
MaxGPU: 103%RAM: 200%CPU: 254%
MinGPU: 1595%VRAM: 600%Direct X: OKRAM: 800%CPU: 1403%
MaxGPU: 1595%VRAM: 300%Direct X: OKRAM: 800%CPU: 1403%
MinGPU: 145%VRAM: 150%Direct X: OKRAM: 200%CPU: 138%
MinGPU: ?RAM: 400%CPU: 200%
MaxGPU: 237%VRAM: 75%RAM: 200%
MinGPU: 8429%VRAM: 600%Direct X: OKCPU: 1403%