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User Info: I_see_a_ninja

I_see_a_ninja
3 years ago#1
Because I am a new noob at this, can anyone recommend software(s) I should download to my computer? I already downloaded Microsoft Essential, Java, ITunes, VLC, and chrome; is there anything else I should install?

Just in case you were wondering about specs:

1T 7200 RPM
GTX 770 4g
128 Samsung Pro
650 Seasonic
i7 4770K
16g memory
Asus z87 Pro 1150

User Info: LostHisHardcore

LostHisHardcore
3 years ago#2
according to Microsoft MSE is rubbish, however with regards to what else you need just let the software you choose accumulate with time
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Dinglesteed
3 years ago#3
Steam
CPU-Z
HWMonitor
Origin (if you need it for any games)



Free Dolphin Screensaver???
Playing: Dragon's Crown, MLB the Show 13, Pikmin 3, Project X Zone, ETS2
3DS FC: 2191-7639-5571

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Dirk85UK
3 years ago#4
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i5 2500 | 8Gb DDR3 | GTX 670 FTW | Asus P8 P67 | Intel 330 SSD | XFX 650W | Dell U2711

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knightimex
3 years ago#5
I_see_a_ninja posted...
Because I am a new noob at this, can anyone recommend software(s) I should download to my computer? I already downloaded Microsoft Essential, Java, ITunes, VLC, and chrome; is there anything else I should install?

Just in case you were wondering about specs:

1T 7200 RPM
GTX 770 4g
128 Samsung Pro
650 Seasonic
i7 4770K
16g memory
Asus z87 Pro 1150


How much did each of those parts cost?
Games I'm currently playing: Final Fantasy 9 (ps1), Serious Sam 3 BFE (pc)

User Info: Dinglesteed

Dinglesteed
3 years ago#6
knightimex posted...
I_see_a_ninja posted...
Because I am a new noob at this, can anyone recommend software(s) I should download to my computer? I already downloaded Microsoft Essential, Java, ITunes, VLC, and chrome; is there anything else I should install?

Just in case you were wondering about specs:

1T 7200 RPM
GTX 770 4g
128 Samsung Pro
650 Seasonic
i7 4770K
16g memory
Asus z87 Pro 1150


How much did each of those parts cost?


Just guessing:

1T 7200 RPM - $75
GTX 770 4g - $450
128 Samsung Pro - $130
650 Seasonic - $100
i7 4770K - $340
16g memory - $150
Asus z87 Pro 1150 - $220
Playing: Dragon's Crown, MLB the Show 13, Pikmin 3, Project X Zone, ETS2
3DS FC: 2191-7639-5571

User Info: I_see_a_ninja

I_see_a_ninja
3 years ago#7
Dinglesteed posted...
knightimex posted...
I_see_a_ninja posted...
Because I am a new noob at this, can anyone recommend software(s) I should download to my computer? I already downloaded Microsoft Essential, Java, ITunes, VLC, and chrome; is there anything else I should install?

Just in case you were wondering about specs:

1T 7200 RPM
GTX 770 4g
128 Samsung Pro
650 Seasonic
i7 4770K
16g memory
Asus z87 Pro 1150


How much did each of those parts cost?


Just guessing:

1T 7200 RPM - $75
GTX 770 4g - $450
128 Samsung Pro - $130
650 Seasonic - $100
i7 4770K - $340
16g memory - $150
Asus z87 Pro 1150 - $220


CPU Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core (Microcenter Override) $279.99
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing $29.99
Motherboard Asus Z87-PRO ATX LGA1150 $179.98
Memory Patriot Viper 3 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 $89.68
Storage Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" SSD $122.99
Seagate Barracuda 1.5TB 3.5" 7200RPM $89.99
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 770 4GB $449.99
Case Cooler Master Storm Stryker (White) ATX Full Tower $149.99
Power Supply SeaSonic 650W ATX12V / EPS12V $99.99
Optical Drive Samsung SN-208BB DVD/CD Writer $32.19
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98
Monitor Asus VN247H-P 23.6" $178.99

User Info: I_see_a_ninja

I_see_a_ninja
3 years ago#8
LostHisHardcore posted...
according to Microsoft MSE is rubbish, however with regards to what else you need just let the software you choose accumulate with time


What would you recommend?

User Info: EpicKingdom_

EpicKingdom_
3 years ago#9
Everything mentioned in the first two posts.
3570k (212 Evo) | Z77 Extreme 4 | Sapphire 7850 2GB OC | 8GB DDR3 1600Mhz | XFX PRO650w CE | 1TB Black WD | Fractal Design Define R4 | 3840x1080 | Logitech Z623

User Info: I_see_a_ninja

I_see_a_ninja
3 years ago#10
Dinglesteed posted...
Steam
CPU-Z
HWMonitor
Origin (if you need it for any games)



Free Dolphin Screensaver???


Sorry, but because I'm very new to this. What would be considered good specs once it's CPU-Z is running?
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