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2500 AUD gaming build wanted.

Pengusaurus
  • 57 months ago

Budget: 2500 AUD

Location: Australia

Use (Gaming, Rendering, etc): Latest gaming

Peripherals required (monitor, keyboard/mouse, etc): none

Operating System required: no

Hard drives of SSDs are not needed

I would also like it to be very quiet if not silent without getting too hot

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  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $523.00 @ CPL Online
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $65.00 @ CPL Online
Motherboard Asus Z170 PRO GAMING ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $265.00 @ Centre Com
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $187.00 @ IJK
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $69.00 @ Centre Com
Video Card MSI GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB Video Card $1099.00 @ IJK
Case Phanteks Enthoo Pro ATX Full Tower Case $135.00 @ Scorptec
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $159.00 @ CPL Online
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $2502.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-09-17 00:18 AEST+1000
  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

If you roll back the mobo a bit to a less expensive option, you can budget for a really nice Noctua cooler that will be silent compared to the EVO. Great list overall, though

  • 57 months ago
  • 1 point

I'm not fully certain of how to interpret that last bit there, so I'm just gonna put in a hard drive and SSD anyway

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $359.00 @ Centre Com
CPU Cooler Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler $99.00 @ CPL Online
Motherboard MSI Z170A PC MATE ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $199.00 @ Centre Com
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $101.00 @ IJK
Storage OCZ ARC 100 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $115.00 @ Mwave Australia
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $68.00 @ Umart
Video Card MSI GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB Video Card $1099.00 @ IJK
Case Corsair Air 540 ATX Mid Tower Case $189.00 @ Centre Com
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $129.00 @ CPL Online
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $2358.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-09-17 00:21 AEST+1000

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