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post #31 of 55
are you going to be adding a GPU to the setup?
post #32 of 55
Good budget case choice, as long as she doesn't mind the light from the motherboard illuminating her room a little at night.
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post #33 of 55
Awesome!

Glad to see you and your daughter can share a fun hobby and I see she's already being taught about being tidy with cables
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post #34 of 55
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Originally Posted by thrasherht View Post
are you going to be adding a GPU to the setup?
Maybe in the future. Kinda suspecting that it will mostly be used for email, and music. If she gets into any gaming, I will just give her my gts250 and upgrade to a gts450
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post #35 of 55
Glad to see I'm not the first dad to get their daughters into gaming and computers.

I got my daughter a certificate to get her case powder-coated at a local shop for Christmas.
She also got a 700 dollar newegg giftcard for upgrades, she was ecstatic.
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post #36 of 55
She looks like a happy camper.
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post #37 of 55
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Originally Posted by Draggin View Post
Glad to see I'm not the first dad to get their daughters into gaming and computers.

I got my daughter a certificate to get her case powder-coated at a local shop for Christmas.
She also got a 700 dollar newegg giftcard for upgrades, she was ecstatic.
Wish I could've spent even half of that. My budget was $200, (actual spent after tax was $214, went over with the new psu)

Kinda funny, that $700 is more than mine and my daughters systems combined. Hope your daughter has fun with it.
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post #38 of 55
For a 11 year old, i would just recommend putting it in a public place, not her room. The internet and facebook can open all new cans of worms that consoles cant.
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post #39 of 55
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For a 11 year old, i would just recommend putting it in a public place, not her room. The internet and facebook can open all new cans of worms that consoles cant.
Gonna be up to her mom on that one. There will be no facebook until at least 13. If traces of it found = no computer. Also getting a parental lock program from a friend. Sounds too good to be true, but we will see.
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post #40 of 55
She will find stuff out regardless which is good to some extent. I understand that you don't want your daughter to watch porn or anything, but she still will learn some new things. This is not particularly bad though. It is alot better than sheltering a child I can tell you that.
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