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Please help me build a pic for stock trading

Jonnasonsmith
  • 54 months ago

Budget: 500$-600$, Location: US

Need multiple monitor options, 4 monitors. Need to do multitask at the same time (open multiple charts, watch news, placing orders, run software back testing data, etc.). Need to be reliable since the order need to be send out immediately, any lag will cause losing money. The incoming data lag also need to prevent...

Thank you guys!

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Are the monitors included in your pc budget? That seems pretty tight. It might not be that bad though.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Assuming that the monitors are not included in the budget...

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor $159.99 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 R5 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $108.50 @ B&H
Memory A-Data XPG V1.0 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $32.99 @ Newegg
Storage A-Data Premier Pro SP600 128GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $44.99 @ Amazon
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.98 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card $124.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Thermaltake Versa H22 ATX Mid Tower Case $34.98 @ Directron
Power Supply Antec EarthWatts Green 380W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $42.99 @ SuperBiiz
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $599.41
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-11 15:05 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

I have a question, why you choose two hard drive? Just curious.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

The SSD is for the OS for fast booting. The HDD is for everything else that needs to be stored.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you for your answer.

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

I see. It will specially useful for my day trading. Thanks.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Monitors included:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $98.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Biostar TA970 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $46.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill NS Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $33.99 @ Newegg
Storage Hitachi Ultrastar 750GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $34.99 @ Amazon
Case Apex SK-393-C ATX Mid Tower Case $25.97 @ NCIX US
Power Supply SeaSonic 300W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $37.98 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $638.85
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-11 15:11 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

There's no graphics, lol...

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Whoops LOL

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD A6-7400K 3.5GHz Dual-Core Processor $53.03 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-F2A68HM-H Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard $43.05 @ Amazon
Memory G.Skill NS Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $33.99 @ Newegg
Storage Hitachi Ultrastar 750GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $34.99 @ Amazon
Case Apex SK-393-C ATX Mid Tower Case $25.97 @ NCIX US
Power Supply SeaSonic 300W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $37.98 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Monitor AOC e2250Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor $89.99 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $588.97
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-12-11 15:23 EST-0500
  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you. Do I need to choose CPU cooler?

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Currently, I may only need 1 or two monitor, but need the 4 monitor protential.

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Stock cooler should be fine for a build like this.

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  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you very much!

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

Looks good. Thanks.

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