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First build £1000ish

Luke4

38 months ago

Primarily I would be using this computer for gaming. I play games like civ5 but also more intesive games like gtaV and upcoming games similar to that.

Please tell me what you think of this build new general but specificly I want to know about the motherboard and GPU

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor £220.00 @ Novatech
CPU Cooler Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler £57.98 @ Novatech
Motherboard Asus Z170 PRO GAMING ATX LGA1151 Motherboard £129.99 @ Ebuyer
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory £82.99 @ Novatech
Storage Samsung 850 EVO-Series 500GB 2.5" Solid State Drive £142.80 @ Novatech
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Xtreme Gaming Video Card £272.88 @ Amazon UK
Case be quiet! Silent Base 800 (Orange) ATX Mid Tower Case £100.87 @ More Computers
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA G2 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply £76.74 @ CCL Computers
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total £1084.25
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-23 19:18 BST+0100

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  • 38 months ago
  • 1 point

I'd make some changes:

  • slightly cheaper, somewhat faster RAM
  • somewhat slower, considerably cheaper SSD

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor £220.00 @ Novatech
CPU Cooler Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler £57.98 @ Novatech
Motherboard Asus Z170 PRO GAMING ATX LGA1151 Motherboard £129.99 @ Ebuyer
Memory *G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory £79.26 @ Amazon UK
Storage Mushkin Chronos 480GB 2.5" Solid State Drive £96.51 @ CCL Computers
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Xtreme Gaming Video Card £272.88 @ Amazon UK
Case be quiet! Silent Base 800 (Orange) ATX Mid Tower Case £100.87 @ More Computers
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA G2 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply £76.74 @ CCL Computers
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total £1034.23
*Lowest price parts chosen from parametric criteria
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-25 17:17 BST+0100

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