add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up authorcheckmark clipboard combo comment delete discord dots drag-handle dropdown-arrow errorfacebook history inbox instagram issuelink lock markup-bbcode markup-html markup-pcpp markup-cyclingbuilder markup-plain-text markup-reddit menu pin radio-button save search settings share star-empty star-full star-half switch successtag twitch twitter user warningwattage weight youtube
MindOfMonsters
  • 55 months ago

This is meant as a budget gaming build for a friend of mine. I don't work well on a budget so I could use some help.

Budget: $500-$700

Location: Southern United States

Use: Gaming

Peripherals: No

OS: No

Thanks for any help guys.

Comments

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $194.99 @ Amazon
Motherboard MSI B150 Gaming M3 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $101.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill NT Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $47.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $44.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card MSI Radeon R9 380 4GB Video Card $194.99 @ Newegg
Case Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case $39.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply SeaSonic S12II 520W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $53.99 @ SuperBiiz
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $678.82
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-12 14:00 EST-0500
  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

How strong is the R9 380? Not up with my AMD.

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

GTX 960's AMD counterpart. Beats the 960 in most games while not being much hotter.

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

Does it draw more power?

Sort

add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up authorcheckmark clipboard combo comment delete discord dots drag-handle dropdown-arrow errorfacebook history inbox instagram issuelink lock markup-bbcode markup-html markup-pcpp markup-cyclingbuilder markup-plain-text markup-reddit menu pin radio-button save search settings share star-empty star-full star-half switch successtag twitch twitter user warningwattage weight youtube