When you're poor as, you just make do with what you can scrounge around...like a hobo
The Case, found at the back of local IGA.
Comes with explicit warning.
This particular model is conveniently hollowed at the front.
writing board found on the side of the road, ripped apart the frame, got the inner board, cut to size, noice...
Mobo: ASRock B450M Pro4F (only 4 SATA connectors, NOT suitable for ppl with lots of HDDs/SSDs).
CPU: Ryzen 3600 6 Core / 12 Threads + Wraith Prism Cooler
RAM: Klevv 16Gb x 4 DDR4
bonus: free thermal paste
GTX 1070 graphics card, purple knob at front is power switch.
jammed a stiff board in between the PSU and mobo to prevent mobo from bending.
discarded the HDD cage, moved SSDs up top, far easier access.
Done, a portable workstation, plenty of free air cooling.
Total Cost (new parts): $914
- CPU $299.
- Mobo $139.
- RAM $476.