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Help a Newbie pick parts for a gaming pc

tls.24
  • 55 months ago

Hey guys, I'm new to gaming pcs and i was hoping someone could help pick a build for arma 3, i want to be able to run it anywhere from med-high at maybe 30-45fps. The only catch is i would love for it to be under $500. If anyone could help me out, it would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

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  • 55 months ago
  • 2 points

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i3-6100 3.7GHz Dual-Core Processor $119.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper T2 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $14.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-H110M-A Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $51.99 @ SuperBiiz
Memory Crucial 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $44.99 @ Adorama
Storage Samsung 850 EVO-Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $67.44 @ OutletPC
Video Card Zotac GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card $104.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Core 1000 USB 3.0 MicroATX Mid Tower Case $33.99 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply SeaSonic 400W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $44.99 @ SuperBiiz
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $483.37
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-18 15:03 EST-0500
  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

Why the low-end CPU cooler?

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

It's better than stock and I was trying to give him the most with $500.

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you Amazian!!!!!

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

he will probably need more storage than that i modified your build slightly for that reasons i know the ssd isnt nearly as fast but it will do PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i3-6100 3.7GHz Dual-Core Processor $119.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper T2 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $14.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-H110M-A Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $51.99 @ SuperBiiz
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws 4 series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $42.99 @ Newegg
Storage OCZ ARC 100 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $44.99 @ Amazon
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $44.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Zotac GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card $104.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Core 1000 USB 3.0 MicroATX Mid Tower Case $33.99 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply SeaSonic 400W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $44.99 @ SuperBiiz
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $503.81
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-18 17:47 EST-0500

if you dont care to muchabout the cpu fan noise you can keep with the stock cooler to keep it under 500$

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