PC Picker accuracy?

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PC Picker accuracy?

Post by BreadedVirus » Thu May 17, 2018 12:24 am

Before I go drop a few hundred dollars or parts for my PC case, how accurate is the PC Picker website when it comes to parts compatibility?
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Re: PC Picker accuracy?

Post by Smith Modding » Thu May 17, 2018 4:53 pm

It's normally pretty reliable. What parts are you buying? If its a CPU just look up the socket type and make sure it's the same as your motherboard, if it's ram look up what your motherboard can handle, if it's a cooler, find the measurements and measure in your case to make sure you have enough room, etc etc
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Re: PC Picker accuracy?

Post by gordon861 » Thu May 17, 2018 7:16 pm

I built my latest PC using the Partpicker site and despite often messing with settings and going back to check manually for compatibility problems and never found the site wrong.

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