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markusGOAT
  • 52 months ago

looking for a pc for university, have one year before i start and the course is 4 years. this is what i thought but open to as many opinions as possible. under £1000. 1. longlasting 2. high strain documents 3. csgo competitive player

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  • 52 months ago
  • 1 point

This is more than enough for what you need. This also has a good upgrade path as the 550W PSU allows you to add a GPU later on, like a GTX 970, if you desire to play games like Fallout 4. SSD for your OS as well as a few other programs. HDD for everything else.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor £155.00 @ Amazon UK
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-H170M-D3H Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard £78.98 @ Dabs
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2133 Memory £39.99 @ Ebuyer
Storage Samsung 850 EVO-Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive £42.98 @ Aria PC
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive £38.97 @ Amazon UK
Case Cooler Master Silencio 352 MicroATX Mini Tower Case £47.99 @ Amazon UK
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA G2 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply £66.96 @ Aria PC
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total £470.87
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-01-29 20:30 GMT+0000
  • 52 months ago
  • 1 point

ok thanks

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  • 52 months ago
  • 1 point

i have a tablet for like the library with a bluetooth keyboard, but i want a powerhouse to do heavy work load and game.

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