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gaming rig for 1200 with a 980ti need help picking to parts to get it to the price point

Arcanepollock
  • 51 months ago

i would really like the i5 as well but if i need to go to amd to bring the price down its fine. 1200 is what i want to spend if possible while still having the gpu. it is a gaming rig and thats it

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  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

If overclocking the CPU is a concern, this is the best you can do:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $245.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Phanteks PH-TC12DX_BK 68.5 CFM CPU Cooler $49.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard ASRock Z170 Pro4 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $100.99 @ SuperBiiz
Memory G.Skill NT Series 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $30.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $46.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB WINDFORCE 3X Video Card $599.99 @ Amazon
Case NZXT S340 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $63.99 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply EVGA 650W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $69.99 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1208.82
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-03-03 18:03 EST-0500
  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

the it is factory overclocked right? is there any way to get a ssd in there?

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

The only way to get an SSD is to go with a locked CPU.

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  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

Piracy is not allowed or tolerated on our site. Purchase your OS.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

ok thank you i will my friend said 1300 was fine so well get it.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

But Linux can't be purchased... lol I'm guessing it was a cracked version of Windows.

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/r7xP23 this is what i changed it too thanks for your help

  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

i would change these as they wont affect preformance much and are cheaper.

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ZFgNf7

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  • 51 months ago
  • 1 point

Boom.. This one ^

  • 51 months ago
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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-6700 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor $329.89 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI H110M Pro-VD Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $54.99 @ Amazon
Memory G.Skill NT Series 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $30.99 @ Newegg
Storage A-Data Premier SP550 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $38.99 @ Amazon
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $46.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB WINDFORCE 3X Video Card $599.99 @ Amazon
Case BitFenix Neos ATX Mid Tower Case $40.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply EVGA 650W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $69.99 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1212.72
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-03-04 07:40 EST-0500
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