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Zombiesblood3

37 months ago

I'm terriable at picking PSU's and Motherboards. Anything that I could upgrade?

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-4790 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processor $307.98 @ Newegg
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $64.98 @ Newegg
Memory Corsair Vengeance Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-2400 Memory $94.88 @ OutletPC
Storage Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 60GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $42.99 @ B&H
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.49 @ OutletPC
Video Card Zotac GeForce GTX 960 2GB Video Card $171.88 @ OutletPC
Case Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case $44.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply Corsair CXM 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $24.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $822.17
Mail-in rebates -$35.00
Total $787.17
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-11-01 12:14 EDT-0400

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  • 37 months ago
  • 0 points

There are very few reasons to go with previous generation hardware. I put together a new list for you with current hardware. I did not change the case or power supply. You did good there. Add a mechanical drive later when/if needed.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-6700 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor $293.99 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard ASRock B150M Pro4V Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $67.98 @ Newegg
Memory Team Elite Plus 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory $69.99 @ Newegg
Storage OCZ TRION 150 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $59.99 @ Newegg
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 3GB GAMING Video Card $198.99 @ SuperBiiz
Case Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case $54.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply Corsair CXM 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $49.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $795.91
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-11-01 12:37 EDT-0400
  • 37 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you! I will be building this is the future! <3

  • 37 months ago
  • 0 points

i7 is unncecessary for gaming PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $194.88 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler CRYORIG H7 49.0 CFM CPU Cooler $34.88 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI H110M Gaming Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $51.98 @ Newegg
Memory Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $74.99 @ Newegg
Storage Crucial MX300 275GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $69.95 @ SuperBiiz
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB SC GAMING Video Card $259.99 @ B&H
Case Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case $44.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA BQ 650W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $64.99 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $816.65
Mail-in rebates -$20.00
Total $796.65
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-11-01 13:09 EDT-0400
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