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First Build! Please leave thought/opinions below!

LostPuppies

38 months ago

I will be using this build purely for gaming.

My budget is 1,500 USD

I do not need peripherals or an OS.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $227.99 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Noctua NH-U12S 55.0 CFM CPU Cooler $59.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard Asus Z170-A ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $148.98 @ OutletPC
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory $86.92 @ NCIX US
Storage Samsung 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $93.88 @ OutletPC
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $45.88 @ NCIX US
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 8GB FTW Gaming ACX 3.0 Video Card $679.99 @ B&H
Case NZXT Phantom 240 ATX Mid Tower Case $59.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA G2 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $87.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $1501.60
Mail-in rebates -$10.00
Total $1491.60
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-09-22 11:24 EDT-0400

Thanks in advance!

Comments

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

Looks pretty spot on to me! nice work

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

Thanks I took builds from my previous post, and kinda combined them...

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

wouldnt hurt to add another case fan to get you right up to your budget as well

  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

Solid build, only the PSU is based on an older platform, mediocre and overpriced.

http://pcpartpicker.com/product/9q4NnQ/evga-power-supply-220g20650y1

Is just plainly better.

This videocard is cheaper and cools better!

http://pcpartpicker.com/product/6shj4D/asus-geforce-gtx-1080-8gb-video-card-rog-strix-gtx1080-8g-gaming

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