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justchamb
  • 54 months ago

Hey guys, I'm a first time pc builder and i would like a decent pc for gaming. I only have a 500-600 USD budget and i need an operating system, monitor, and keyboard. Please help!

P.S. I currently play minecraft, runescape, and am looking to play starwars battlefront, and fallout 4

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

If you are willing to spend a little more:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i3-4160 3.6GHz Dual-Core Processor $111.95 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $42.98 @ Newegg
Memory *A-Data XPG V1.0 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $32.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.98 @ OutletPC
Video Card Asus GeForce GTX 950 2GB Video Card $139.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Core 1000 USB 3.0 MicroATX Mid Tower Case $29.99 @ Micro Center
Power Supply XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $55.99 @ SuperBiiz
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM (64-bit) $89.88 @ OutletPC
Monitor Acer G226HQLBbd 60Hz 21.5" Monitor $89.99 @ Amazon
Keyboard Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse $21.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $715.72
Mail-in rebates -$50.00
Total $665.72
*Lowest price parts chosen from parametric criteria
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-04 12:55 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Athlon X4 860K 3.7GHz Quad-Core Processor $70.13 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-D3H Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard $52.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $29.99 @ Newegg
Storage Hitachi Deskstar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $44.00 @ Amazon
Video Card PowerColor Radeon R9 270 2GB TurboDuo Video Card $109.99 @ Newegg
Case Fractal Design Core 1100 MicroATX Mini Tower Case $29.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply Fractal Design Tesla R2 500W 80+ Gold Certified ATX Power Supply $39.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM (64-bit) $94.99 @ Adorama
Monitor Acer KN242HYL 60Hz 23.8" Monitor $109.99 @ Newegg
Keyboard Thermaltake Commander Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Laser Mouse $29.99 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $612.04
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-04 16:20 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Looks fine, I would go for the 270 over the 750ti though. It's a more powerful card.

  • 49 months ago
  • 1 point

Did you buy this by chance?!

  • 49 months ago
  • 1 point

This build is designed to allow you to have good game performance while learning some of the more fun aspects of building your own PC, like Overclocking.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Athlon X4 880K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $83.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $24.89 @ OutletPC
Motherboard ASRock FM2A88X Extreme4+ ATX FM2+ Motherboard $74.99 @ Newegg
Memory Kingston HyperX Fury Black 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $27.89 @ OutletPC
Storage Sandisk Z400s 128GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $39.88 @ OutletPC
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $45.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte Radeon R9 380X 4GB WINDFORCE 2X Video Card $200.99 @ Newegg
Case Azza Cosmas ATX Mid Tower Case $25.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply XFX XT 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $31.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $611.48
Mail-in rebates -$55.00
Total $556.48
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-05-17 19:27 EDT-0400
  • 54 months ago
  • 0 points

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $89.99 @ Amazon
Motherboard MSI 760GMA-P34(FX) Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard $49.99 @ SuperBiiz
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $29.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $45.88 @ OutletPC
Video Card MSI Radeon R7 265 2GB Video Card $103.98 @ Newegg
Case Deepcool TESSERACT SW ATX Mid Tower Case $35.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $44.99 @ SuperBiiz
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM (64-bit) $94.99 @ Adorama
Monitor AOC E2260SWDN 60Hz 21.5" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Keyboard Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse $26.99 @ NCIX US
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $612.78
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-03 20:46 EST-0500

How's this? Little bit over budget, but should serve you well. Fallout 4 ready

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Nice build if he isn't interested in upgrading for awhile! Good job

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