I see you have ventured onto my profile. My name is Max, currently a full time student. Completed my second PC build and first solo build in Jan '17, planning to upgrade my GPU with Volta and a new CPU with 8 cores as a second priority.

My first build was 3 years ago:

CPU: AMD A10-7850K APU

GPU: MSI Geforce GTX 760 Gaming ITX

Mobo: ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+

Memory: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3 SDRAM 2133

CPU Cooler: Corsair H60

SSD: Samsung 840 EVO-Series 250GB Solid State Drive MZ-7TE250BW (upgraded to 500GB)

PSU: Corsair CX Series 750 Watt ATX/EPS Modular 80 PLUS CX750M

Case: Cooler Master Elite 110

Current PC with hardware from late 2016:

CPU: Intel i7 6700k


Mobo: Asus Maximus VIII Hero Alpha

Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws V 16GB DDR4-3600

CPU Cooler: Hyper 212 Evo (ditched NZXT X52 after first one died, sold the RMA because I hate CAM)

SSD: Samsung 960 EVO 250GB (OS/high priority games) Samsung 850 EVO 1TB (programs/media)

PSU: EVGA G1 650W w/ custom Ensourced cables

Case: Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ATX TG Silver w/ mnpctech acrylic front panel and interior acrylic mods