Closed Wifi components on 1st build ? Tags: Build Systems Product Last response: January 20, 2012 10:26 AM in Systems Share esburmeister January 19, 2012 2:34:15 PM I closed my previous thread without asking a vital question - what would it take to make the setup below wifi-enabled? This is my first build, still open to suggestions (thanks to g-unit1111 for help fine-tuning this build) GREEN MACHINE: $125 CPU - AMD Phenom II X4 960T Zosma 3.0GHz - selected due to massive amount of positive reviews on Newegg and future overclocking/upgrading $90 - motherboard - ASRock 970 Extreme 3 $42 RAM G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 - selected due to price and positive reviews on Newegg $165 GPU SAPPHIRE 100314-3L Radeon HD 6870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support - selected for performance and reputation $120 PSU PC Power and Cooling Silencer 760W High Performance 80PLUS Silver SLI CrossFire ready - selected due to silver rating, high capacity, and "Anandtech Editor's Pick" $100 HDD WD Caviar Green 1 TB 7200 RPM - selected due to "green" factor, positive reviews, 1 TB, 7200 RPM recommendation $20 OPT ASUS 24X DVD Burner - selected due to price and positive reviews $55 Green Cooler Master case - selected due to price, dual fans, appearance, "green theme" More about : wifi components 1st build WR2 January 19, 2012 2:45:21 PM Hello esburmeister; If you already have a WiFi router - just a WiFi network adapter. You do know that gaming over WiFi can be less than ideal? Score 0 Best solution WR2 January 19, 2012 2:50:04 PM ASUS PCE-N15 Wireless Adapter IEEE 802.11b/g/n PCI Express 300/300Mbps Transfer/Receive Rate Share Related resources 1st build (extremely worried and about to buy components) - Forum Are components for 1st PC build compatible? - Forum 1st Custom Build - Components Compatible? - Forum Upgrade/build components 1st draft - Forum Building 1st computer do the components look good? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer esburmeister January 19, 2012 3:48:38 PM Quote:If you already have a WiFi router - just a WiFi network adapter. You do know that gaming over WiFi can be less than ideal? I don't plan to do any gaming on it just yet. I am an engineering student, priorities being Autocad, Excel, Internet I'll check out the ASUS - thank you Score 0 esburmeister January 19, 2012 3:51:13 PM And, since I'm on a limited budget, another key goal was something open to future upgrades... .. once again, g-unit1111 has been a huge help Score 0 esburmeister January 20, 2012 2:37:52 AM Best answer selected by esburmeister. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved1st build, need help checking the compatibliity of the components Forum SolvedComponents compatability check. (1st build) Forum Finalizing 1st Build & Need Advice before ordering components Forum Solved1st time building a PC, need advice on components Forum 1st Compluter build components help! Forum Help Needed for 1st Build - Choice of Components (PC for Games and Art Programs) Forum 1st build, $1200 rig, is this a good choice of components? Forum Help choosing a few components for 1st build Forum Help choosing a few components for 1st build Forum Help choosing a few components for 1st build Forum 1st PC build for gaming $1200 need help finalizing some components Forum Build, Change Components, or Wait? 1st Build =) Forum 1st build-please evaluate revised components Forum 1st time build-please help with components b4 my head explodes Forum 1st build - looking for feedback on selected components Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !