Star Control

Time for an updated survey on Founders' PC specs?

Published on Monday, November 7, 2016 By Mercy_Fornone In Founders Starbase

I was scanning through posts of Nov/Dec last year, realizing that this Founder's Experience has been going for almost a year now.

During that time it's likely that many of us have upgraded from the systems that we originally spec'd out a year ago. I know I have...

It would probably be interesting for the SCO team to get an updated view of Founders' tech specs and publish a comparison of findings, for their benefit and our interest.


----EDITED for latest specs

1) Desktop Specs :

Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz, 3601 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 8 Logical Processor(s)

Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 16.0 GB

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

Monitor: Vizio 43” 4K UHD

Drives 240GB SSD (ADATA), 1TB SATA (Seagate)

2) Laptop Specs :

OS Name Microsoft Windows 10 Home Version 10.0.14393 Build 14393 
System Manufacturer & Model Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. GE72 6QF 
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz, 2601 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 8 Logical Processor(s) 
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 16.0 GB 
Killer E2400 Gigabit Ethernet Controller 
Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 3165 
Drives: 250GB SSD (NVMe SAMSUNG MZVPV256), 1TB SATA (HGST HTS721010A9E630)

3) MSI laptop with an i5/GT940M (2GB DDR3)/16GB / SATA drive