Computer America – Tips and Tricks To Build Your Own PC

Both Segments: Dariush Derakhshani, Correspondent and Graphics Expert.

Dariush joins Computer America every third Wednesday of the month to talk all about Graphics, CGI, and more! This month, we tackle building your own computer, what to watch out for, where to save some money, and more! See below for full parts list of what we talk about on the show today.


Dariush’s Build:


ASUS Z170 PRO GAMING Motherboard

GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 1070 DirectX 12 GV-N1070WF2OC-8GD 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 ATX Video Cards

Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Quad-Core 4.2 GHz LGA 1151 91W BX80677I77700K Desktop Processor

CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 2666 (PC4 21300) Desktop Memory Model CMK16GX4M2A2666C16R

CORSAIR RMx Series RM850X 850W 80 PLUS GOLD Haswell Ready Full Modular ATX12V & EPS12V SLI and Crossfire Ready Power Supply

NZXT S340 Matte Black/Red Steel ATX Mid Tower Case

SAMSUNG 850 EVO M.2 2280 250GB SATA III 3-D Vertical Internal SSD Single Unit Version MZ-N5E250BW

WD Blue 4TB Desktop Hard Disk Drive – 5400 RPM SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache 3.5 Inch – WD40EZRZ

LG Electronics 14x SATA Blu-ray Internal Rewriter without Software, Black Model WH14NS40 – OEM


Tune in for all the fun!