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First pc gaming build

Kurupt1

37 months ago

How's this for my first build. Looking to game on 1080p and wanna b able to upgrade later down the road. Any recommendations around this budget? Like maybe a better gpu?

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $194.88 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI Z170A SLI ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $97.99 @ Amazon
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $35.98 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.49 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte Radeon RX 480 8GB Video Card $239.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case $69.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA SuperNOVA NEX 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $79.99 @ SuperBiiz
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $84.89 @ OutletPC
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $863.20
Mail-in rebates -$10.00
Total $853.20
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-10-27 18:18 EDT-0400

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  • 37 months ago
  • 1 point

Is 8g gpu too much or will it help in the future so I won't have to upgrade so fast?

  • 37 months ago
  • 1 point

Oh ok didn't know that, is that the only difference?

I did find i5 6600k which I can get for $199, so I can switch to that

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