Recently I have got an 128Gb SATA Solid State Drive (Micron/Crucial M550) from CEX that cost me £38. I’ve also had a 2Tb SATA Hard Drive (A Western Digital Green) in my computer doing nothing as I have been running my PC of a 1Tb SATA Hard Drive (A Western Digital Blue). Continue reading “SSD Vs HDD for Boot”
After a month of waiting, the part I needed from China has arrived for my Retro Gaming PC. Continue reading “Retro PC up and running”
I have just watched what is probably one of the best movies of all time. It left me breathless, almost crying and stunned. Its called Sarah’s Key.
I watched this on Amazon Prime, but I am also getting this on DVD as I want my own copy and put it on my Plex Server. If you like historical drama’s with a powerful plot line and top notch performances then this film is just WOW.
Buying the latest games on Steam can be expensive. I have found a good site where you can get cheap games that gives you codes to enter into Steam. Continue reading “Found a good site to get games”
Today I have upgraded my PC from a Phenom X3 710 with the 4th core unlocked to the FX8350. Also with this upgrade I upgraded the case, CPU Cooler, Hard Drive and Power Supply. I have also bench marked both before and after to see the difference. Continue reading “Massive upgrade … Phenom X3 710 to FX8350”
I recently streamed a CS:GO session to YouTube for the first time. Although the sound is not working 100% yet as I am waiting for some leads from Amazon I think it went well as I was testing the setup out and marked stuff for improvements. The same setup can also stream to Twitch. Continue reading “CS:GO to YouTube”
About a week ago I was given an old PC by my sister that her partner’s mum was going to chuck out. It wasn’t a powerful machine but I had parts that I could upgrade it to make it powerful enough to play old games like Warcraft 3 and C&C First Decade. Continue reading “Restoring an old PC”