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need advice/ opinions on my build.

Clockwork97

38 months ago

i plan on throwing in an rx460 later. but this is what i got so far. my budget is $500 usd. any ideas/advice/suggestions? PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4460 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $184.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $50.98 @ Newegg
Memory Mushkin Stealth 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory $40.12 @ OutletPC
Storage Silicon Power Silm S55 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $45.25 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 250GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $20.10 @ Amazon
Case Fractal Design Node 804 MicroATX Mid Tower Case $107.63 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply Corsair CXM 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $53.69 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $489.07
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-11 00:58 EDT-0400

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  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

You are using an older architecture, and your case eats 22% of your spendings... that's insane

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $197.88 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-B150M-DS3H Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $63.98 @ Newegg
Memory Kingston HyperX Fury Black 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $41.99 @ B&H
Storage OCZ TRION 150 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $39.99 @ Amazon
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.49 @ OutletPC
Case Thermaltake Core V21 MicroATX Mini Tower Case $56.99 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply Corsair CXM 550W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $39.99 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $520.31
Mail-in rebates -$30.00
Total $490.31
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-11 02:03 EDT-0400

20$ more gives you a way better cooler than the intel stock cooler Cryorig m9i

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