Intel 2nd Gen Archive

$800 / $1200 Hybrid Gaming HTPC Build

Couple months ago we built the $350 / $600 Custom Home Theater PC (HTPC) for family entertainment purposes. That little machine was a lovely media box with plenty of juice for HD playback and many modern 3D games. Some of us take advantage of the ...Read More

$800 / $900 Custom Gaming PC Build

If you are an enthusiast PC Gamer, this custom configuration should be the very one and truly gaming rig you’d ever built; and better yet, the computer will definitely require a very reasonable budget. This system sharply aims for processing power as well as ...Read More

$600 / $700 Custom Gaming PC Build

The previous $500 Custom Gaming PC Build is an ideal configuration for entry-level gaming system. It has sufficient power for casual games and quite many 3D games, but it lacks the  performance of a true gaming computer. Now having the budget raised a little higher, it ...Read More

$600 Custom Productivity Computer

This system specification falls sharp onto the HD Entertainment, Multimedia and Productivity category. The Asrock Z68 Gen3 Pro3 motherboard is powered by the super quad-core Intel i5 2nd Gen 2500k 3.4GHz processor. Both of these main components are the stars of this computer build. ...Read More

$400 Entertainment / Productivity PC

(Last Revised 8/22/2012)   It is not only a great custom computer for home and work assignments but it is also an ideal system for entry-level HD Entertainment purposes. The Gigabyte GA-H77M-D3H Motherboard provides plenty of modern features such as SATA III 6gbps ports, USB 3.0 ports, PCI ...Read More