Basic Home-server system Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: February 15, 2013 7:06 AM in Systems Share JSmith100 February 14, 2013 5:25:56 AM Are these components any good together? Corsair 16GB Kit (8GBx2) Vengenance DDR3 1600MHz RAM Intel i5-3570 Asus P8H77-M Hitachi Deskstar 7200rpm HDD 500GB I already have a case, PSU and Windows 7 licence. More about : basic home server system AMD Radeon February 14, 2013 5:32:07 AM put this processor into consideration http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... smorizio February 14, 2013 5:45:21 AM if your never going to game with the system then an i3 or a g3 cpu or an amd cpu and mb will be fine. what kind of serving needs to you need the pc to do. Related resources Potential Homeserver Build - Forum Help turn this hardware into htpc/ homeserver - Forum Setting up a Homeserver - Forum Advice on a Home Server build - Forum Windows Home Server new build - suggestions needed - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JSmith100 February 14, 2013 5:48:30 AM it will run basic file-sharing, iTunes home sharing and Minecraft server. (I would prefer to stick to intel) mikerockett February 14, 2013 6:57:48 AM An old pentium could handle file sharing and itunes, server requirements for small home networks use peanuts. Minecraft i have no idea what's required of the server, if you could provide me some more info i might be able to help better. kitsunestarwind February 14, 2013 7:50:05 AM Minecraft will run on peanuts pretty much as well smorizio February 14, 2013 10:01:33 AM even those evil candy circus peanuts you get for Halloween??? mikerockett February 14, 2013 8:51:35 PM I have no idea what you're referring to. People have peanuts at Halloween? smorizio February 15, 2013 5:49:07 AM mikerockett said:I have no idea what you're referring to. People have peanuts at Halloween? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Circus_Peanuts mikerockett February 15, 2013 7:06:10 AM smorizio said:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Circus_Peanuts Banana flavoured marshmallow peanuts, not something you hear too often How strange. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOld PC revived! ForumHome network with 2 routers, sharing files Forumshared resources problem ForumGeneral approach to new system (s) and extra storage ForumEntry-level Gaming PC ForumSynology DS412+ or a homebuilt Server ForumBasic Browsing System ForumPower Supply for a Basic System ForumBasic business system ForumMy system is converted from ultimate to home basic .how to undo it?? ForumBasic gaming system ForumNew system for basic use ForumIs this gaming PC okay? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !