New! Pre-Built Recommendations and Services Page

Its a challenge running a web site while you run a business.  A lot of you are asking for more customization in the system builder portion of the site.  Changes are on the way! We here at Elite X Computing have also noticed a lot of you guys need a responsible, and...

New Content!

So thins got pretty crazy right after the launch of my new site.  I have a ton of content sitting in the wings ready to publish to my blog and to YouTube. If you are reading this thank you! Thanks for hanging in here with me, I promise you it will be worth the wait....

New Soft Launch of Our Site Redesign!

If you have been to 1337pc.net before, and you are now getting redirected here welcome! We are beginning the launch of our new design and branding, and a whole lot more coming your way. Lots of new YouTube content and plenty to come and check out. Be on t he lookout...

My First Threadripper Build (Updated)

Finally had a client that had requested a Threadripper build, and it was a fun one! Installing the CPU and getting it all lined up was amazing. Heaviest PC I have ever built for a client as well, which is surprising. The motherboard itself weighted as much as at least...

Spoiled with New Hardware Build

I have been having it easy lately, all of the 1151 builds and AM4 machines. Sometimes I forget how actually difficult it was to build just 8 years ago. Having to fiddle with complicated mounting hardware for the AM3 platform has been trying at best. Then, the welds on...

Mac Mini G4 Repair

The other day I tackled an issue with this old G4 Mac Mini overheating. Took off and cleaned the tim from the CPU and replaced the thermal pad for the GPU. Fun stuff. Thankfully got it booted and all was well after the repair.