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Gaming/Light programming PC for about $1500

K.
  • 57 months ago

I'm looking for a computer not to fussed on looks, more worried about being fast and being able to multitask. I am also looking into recommendation for good gaming monitors for a dual setup.

Budget: $1500 Australian (Can increase to Australian $1750)

Location: Australia, N.SW.

Use: Gaming and light programming

Peripherals: None

Operating System: Not needed to be included because i already have windows 7 64bit

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  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4460 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $269.00 @ CPL Online
Motherboard ASRock H97M PRO4 Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $109.00 @ CPL Online
Memory Kingston HyperX Fury White 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $135.00 @ Centre Com
Storage OCZ ARC 100 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $123.00 @ CPL Online
Storage Western Digital Caviar Green 3TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive $129.00 @ Centre Com
Video Card XFX Radeon R9 285 2GB Double Dissipation Video Card $279.00 @ CPL Online
Case Fractal Design Core 1300 MicroATX Mini Tower Case $69.00 @ CPL Online
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA NEX750B BRONZE 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $98.00 @ CPL Online
Optical Drive LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer $17.00 @ IJK
Monitor BenQ RL2460HT 60Hz 24.0" Monitor $139.00 @ CPL Online
Monitor BenQ RL2460HT 60Hz 24.0" Monitor $139.00 @ CPL Online
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1506.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-09-14 22:16 AEST+1000
  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Xeon E3-1231 V3 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor $369.00 @ Umart
Motherboard ASRock H97M PRO4 Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $109.00 @ CPL Online
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $142.00 @ IJK
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $69.00 @ Centre Com
Video Card MSI Radeon R9 390 8GB Video Card $518.00 @ PLE Computers
Case Phanteks Enthoo Pro M ATX Mid Tower Case $99.00 @ PCCaseGear
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $129.00 @ CPL Online
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1435.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-09-14 22:24 AEST+1000
  • K.
  • submitter
  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

What cooling would you recommend to go with this parts list, looking for semi quiet more to not anoy people in calls with me then anything else.

  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

You could use the stock cooler but if you want a quieter build just get something like this and run fans at a lower speed.

http://au.pcpartpicker.com/part/cooler-master-cpu-cooler-rrt418pkr1

  • K.
  • submitter
  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

Thx for the help

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