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EDIT: Wow this blew up! That I put the time in to learn as well even if it was dumb, and I knew it at the time. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]darkspwn 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(0 children)I'd show them a video like that while explaining the whole process. Die Bewertungsfunktion ist nach Ausleihen des Videos verfügbar. this content

As others have said in this thread there is no need to get any unit that powerful, hell i don't even need 850 for my current rig. So, how do you guys think I should persuade my dad to let me build the machine? Anmelden Transkript Übersetzen 878.517 Aufrufe 36.278 Dieses Video gefällt dir? show her computers insides are not complex as she may think, everything has a place and parts are designed to be easily replaceable.

I ended up watching so many videos I already knew how to build it before I started. Wenn du bei YouTube angemeldet bist, kannst du dieses Video zu einer Playlist hinzufügen. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]hobowithabazooka 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago(0 children)$150 is plenty for a good GPU. I believe you general care about your family saving money.

You are welcome to delete this section. 4 commentsshareall 4 commentssorted by: besttopnewcontroversialoldrandomq&alive (beta)[–]klepperx 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago(3 children)PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant Type Item Price CPU Intel Hinzufügen Playlists werden geladen... I started buying things and then he just started to go along with it. you're 14.

Yes the initial investment i a bit higher then a console, also think you could build a nice streaming/gaming rig for 800-1000 dollars. New PC build for my father, up to 600€ Need help building a long-term PC for my father! Might wanna check out /r/pcmasterrace and their wiki.

I had pre-ordered the pc version and the ps3 version (note the pc version was $35 on gmg).

They have really good suggestions and could help your parents out. Wähle deine Sprache aus. My parents are also upper middle class, but they didn't get here by throwing their money away, so they were by no means looking forward to letting me use my money It's with a parent since the his daughter doesn't know anything about assembling it.

Check into that for sure. http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/threads/ways-to-persuade-my-father-to-let-me-build-a-pc.77253/ Hope this helped! I was 13 when I built my first computer back in the 90s. Your mother works in IT, you can show her how your interest in building a pc now will lead to career interests later in life.

Save your money, and buy a computer for yourself when you have the capability. http://quodsoftware.com/building-a/building-a-new-comp.html I just want to save my family some money and have fun while doing it, but the problem is, my parents don’t trust me. They really don't know much about PCs and couldn't see how a $500 one from Best Buy wasn't any worse than building one yourself. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Filmore 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(1 child)Show him bit coin prices permalinkembedsavegive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]twistacles 1 point2 points3 points 3 years ago(0 children)Well when I was your age, I would just

I eventually convinced him and both him and my mom were quite surprised when it booted up for the first time. Wird geladen... Nächstes Video Building My Wife a New PC! - "The Wifey Build" - Dauer: 12:48 Bitwit 520.326 Aufrufe 12:48 Building the Ultimate Sleeper PC! (Pt. 1) - Dauer: 18:07 Bitwit 602.871 have a peek at these guys Wird geladen...

And then me and my friend talk about parts and they get confused and.... Comments Sorted by: Highest Rated Oldest First Newest First Log in to rate comments or to post a comment. Go right at it!

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Diese Funktion ist zurzeit nicht verfügbar. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]RidesYourTricycle 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago(0 children)https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&q=two%20daughters%20build%20computers%20reddit&ei=KER9VI_XOMSuogT9vYKQBQ&url=http://www.reddit.com/r/buildapc/comments/2dqvr6/build_complete_my_daughters_build_their_first/&ved=0CBwQFjAA&usg=AFQjCNHsUBPcS2D-LPlKPqadXtN7ZzFE8Q This looks horrific, but im on mobile, sorry. All we can provide are good reasons to build a PC rather than buy a prebuilt, and it sounds like you've already done that. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]teh_venM[S] 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago(2 children)Thanks man, I appreciate it!

There are some lovely YouTube compilations showing dozens of pulsing blue lights! I would do the following. This could also help convince dad :) permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–][deleted] 23 points24 points25 points 3 years ago(9 children)This would be a good reason if i wanted to convince a console gamer to switch to check my blog I trust that op knows what he is doing and building isn't tough but it isn't his money to mess around with.

So, maybe telling your parents that some huge nerd on the internet says I did a good job picking parts will convince them. No chance that'd work in my household. believe me i dont think you're going to convince your dad. However, she also has a computer science degree and is interested in technology in general, so she was willing to help me look into it.

Now my I brought this up to my parents and my mother really doesn't like the idea. Unfortunately my experience with computer guys is terrible, the one near me knows sooo little and lies constantly to try to cover up for his lack of knowledge.Click to expand... permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]Bobo-_- 14 points15 points16 points 3 years ago(3 children)You could tell your dad that buying games on pc is a lot less expansive then on console. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(1 reply)[–]chl59 4 points5 points6 points 3 years ago(2 children)You're doing god's work.

crazy pyro said: ↑ This guy in the local shop does sound like a bit of a nut, an 850w PSU for a 4850, that's not needed in any way is