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Good bye to an old friend

Discussion in 'Gaming & Simulations' started by Private_Ale, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. Private_Ale

    Private_Ale King Neckbeard

    A close friend of mine had mentioned to me how he started trying to game on his Macbook (lol), but was met with a lot of problems (intel integrated graphics).

    I felt bad, but also happy that he was at least trying. So, I decided to "lend" him my old PC that I was previously using as a table. I figured it was literally going to waste being a table when it's a fully functional and fairly modern system. So I cleaned it up, freshly installed Windows, and let him use/have it.

    He seems really happy. His favorite game right now is Elder Scrolls Online, though he's also getting into DOTA (lol @Void).

    So one less thing on my floor and now I sent my dear friend on a dangerous path of known as PC gaming. I have a feeling he's going to really go over the top within the year and turn it into a hobby.

    Final pics of the system before it left:

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  2. Private_Ale

    Private_Ale King Neckbeard

    Specs are: (IIRC)
    • Gigabyte 990FX UD3 motherboard
    • AMD FX-6300 (OC boost to 4.2GHz)
    • 8gb 1600MHz G.Skill Ram
    • 2gb PNY Nvidia GTX 760
    • 500gb Seagate Barracuda
    • eBay Kentek 750w PSU (housefire edition)
     
  3. Afronaught

    Afronaught ♫ Official Princess ♫

    You Know PA... You really have a heart of Gold Mate :)
     
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  4. Rubicks

    Rubicks Well-Known Member

    i have to agree with Afro,you are a good friend to have
     
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  5. Private_Ale

    Private_Ale King Neckbeard

    I might be a bad influence. :D Dude was literally up all night. :p

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  6. Void

    Void ZXC-79523

    Look how neat it still is!


    Tell him to say no to dota ... and choose life ...... :oops:
     
  7. Private_Ale

    Private_Ale King Neckbeard

    You're alive!!!

    Play ESO with me. :D
     
  8. Void

    Void ZXC-79523

    hehe .... sounds like a plan!

    I'm little loaded doing OSCP at the moment. Let me find my feet ..... and i'll break away from dota for a while.

    Learning curve at work has been so steep, i've been drowning a bit ... it's had a serious impact on my gaming and other activities ... lol.
     
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  9. Private_Ale

    Private_Ale King Neckbeard

    When are you moving to NY bud? :D

    Good to hear you're still ticking. Feel free to message me on telegram whenever. :)