Description

This is my first build and I wasn't really sure what were the good brands or parts. I don't play a lot of PC games but I wanted to have some decent stuff in case I wanted to in the future.

Comments

  • 69 months ago
  • 2 points

Nice build. However, I have a question. Why did you get the 4 GB 760? The 760 is not strong enough to utilize all that VRAM. Also, I feel like you should've gotten, let's say a B85 motherboard. With your locked i5, it was kind of unnecessary to get a Z87 motherboard.

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

I might've gone with an upper tier mobo for future upgrades, easier to swap a CPU than the set. At minimum I would've gotten a H87 for PCIe 3.0 Also, the 760 can make use of that much VRAM, but most games won't. Most.

  • 69 months ago
  • 3 points

I only got the extra vram because it was only $20 dollars more than the 2GB and that just sounded more appealing. I should have done more research.

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

For only $20 I would have done the same thing.

  • 69 months ago
  • 2 points

I love that case I have the same one!

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

After looking at yours, my first build looks like a piece of poo :(

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

Nice build. I like your selection of parts, but I felt you could have spent the extra $40 bucks for an i5-4670k, to make full use of the Z87 chipset.

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

Its because I had no clue what the "K" meant behind the numbers at the time I bought it lol

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

Good cable management bro.

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

I'd say it's great for a first Build with no experience at all except the GPU, the 760 can hardly even utilize 2 gigs of VRAM let alone 4. Other than the 4 gig version, great gpu choice ;) (I have the same version just in EVGA w/ ACX and dual BIOS in the 2 gig model)

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

Have the same case. While I love it, it's a pain to lug out to lan parties

Pretty decent build though, +1

  • 69 months ago
  • 1 point

You have good parts.

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