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Roughly $1000 gaming rig

1347997
  • 54 months ago

Budget: $1000 It's a bit flexible but nothing more than $1200

Location: USA

Use (Gaming, Rendering, etc): Gaming on Ultra or high in 1080p at ~60+ FPS

Peripherals required (monitor, keyboard/mouse, etc): No, I have that

Operating System required: Yes, Win10

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Overclocking or not?

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

No overclocking I feel like it'd be too hard

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Boom boom boom under $1k.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor $204.99 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard MSI B150 Gaming M3 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $89.99 @ Amazon
Memory Avexir Core Series 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $39.99 @ Newegg
Storage OCZ ARC 100 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $41.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $39.10 @ SuperBiiz
Video Card Sapphire Radeon R9 390 8GB Nitro Video Card $304.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT S340 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $56.10 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $68.85 @ SuperBiiz
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home Full - USB (32/64-bit) $90.99 @ SuperBiiz
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $936.99
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-29 00:24 EST-0500

If you're thinking about crossfiring the 390 later I'd take a step up on the PSU.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

what's a PSU? Power supply?

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Yes.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

ok thanks man

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Here is what I think you could consider for your build: https://pcpartpicker.com/guide/KdrxFT/for-1347997 It has an AMD CPU that I think out performs i5 processors

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

lol true

  • 54 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 $227.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Arctic Cooling ACFZ13 36.4 CFM CPU Cooler $34.78 @ Amazon
Motherboard ASRock H97M-ITX/AC Mini ITX LGA1150 Motherboard $79.99 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $59.99 @ Newegg
Storage Sandisk Ultra II 960GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $199.99 @ B&H
Video Card MSI Radeon R9 390 8GB Video Card $314.99 @ Amazon
Case Thermaltake Core V1 Mini ITX Tower Case $49.99 @ Amazon
Power Supply SeaSonic 650W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $69.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home Full - USB (32/64-bit) $115.49 @ Adorama
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1153.20
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-29 01:19 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor $149.99

Corsair H55 57.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler $54.99

ASRock 970M PRO3 Micro ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $36.99

G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-2400 Memory $64.99

Western Digital AV-GP 1.5TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive $60.00

MSI GeForce GTX 980 4GB Twin Frozr Video Card $424.99

Cooler Master Elite 431 Plus (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $41.65

EVGA SuperNOVA NEX 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $32.99

Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM (64-bit) $84.98

Total: $951.57

Or just view parts list here:

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Correction here is link: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/X2gqjX

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