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CharliePelletier 5 months ago

Hi! I am just about done with this build but I don't want to pull the trigger until I'm absolutely sure.

Couple factors:

  1. I am not ordering the parts until mid-november

  2. I have a freesync monitor, hence the Vega 64

  3. I am in love with the open air curved glass cases, hence the Core P3 (I will be getting the curved TG upgrade kit)

  4. My budget is 1500.

I will add to this list as I think of more, I appreciate your time!

https://pcpartpicker.com/list/WfYmQZ

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Timetrapper 1 point 5 months ago

Well. I had a big debate about this. freesync monitors are cheaper, but I think the Nvidia GTX cards offer more bang for your buck than the AMD GPUs. and i think there was a rumor that some guys got nvidia cards to work with freesync.....i honestly wouldnt hamstring the build for freesync hehehe.

CharliePelletier submitter 1 point 5 months ago

Do you have any advice for my build? I have done extensive research and am going to be getting the Vega 64.

Timetrapper 1 point 5 months ago

check out my build, it is waaaayyy faster and is below 1500$ if you take out the $960 monitor i want.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6GHz 6-Core Processor $209.99 @ Amazon
Motherboard MSI - B450 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard $89.89 @ OutletPC
Memory Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $144.99
Storage Samsung - 860 Evo 500GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $87.99 @ Amazon
Video Card Gigabyte - GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB AORUS Video Card $669.99 @ Newegg Business
Case Deepcool - TESSERACT SW ATX Mid Tower Case $54.98 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply Corsair - RMx (2018) 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $74.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive LG - WH14NS40 Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $53.98 @ Newegg Business
Operating System Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $94.89 @ OutletPC
Monitor Dell - AW3418DW 34.1" 3440x1440 120Hz Monitor $949.99 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $2491.68
Mail-in rebates -$60.00
Total $2431.68
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-10-03 01:00 EDT-0400
CharliePelletier submitter 1 point 5 months ago

Do you have any advice or opinions for or about my build? I have done extensive research and am getting a Vega 64.