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Decisions, decisions...

DBRider251
  • 72 months ago

Ok guys, I've really been bugging the community lately, but I'm just wanting to get a great build.

1st Build- I am wanting to keep the APU because I would like to buy everything but the video card, then get it when I get the money.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type Item Price
CPU AMD A10-7850K 3.7GHz Quad-Core Processor $163.99 @ NCIX US
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard ASRock FM2A75M Pro4+ Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard $59.49 @ Newegg
Memory A-Data XPG V2 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $79.99 @ Newegg
Storage Sandisk Ultra Plus 64GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $64.99 @ Micro Center
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.44 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Superclocked ACX Video Card $219.99 @ NCIX US
Case BitFenix Comrade ATX Mid Tower Case $49.00 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $48.91 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. $760.78
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-05 08:33 EDT-0400

3rd build-I did drop the APU, but it costed a lot less than expected.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $117.98 @ SuperBiiz
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard $59.24 @ Amazon
Memory A-Data XPG V2 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $79.99 @ Newegg
Storage Sandisk 64GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $53.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.44 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Superclocked ACX Video Card $219.99 @ NCIX US
Case BitFenix Comrade ATX Mid Tower Case $49.00 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $48.91 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. $703.52
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-05 08:31 EDT-0400

4th build- And last but not least, my Intel build. I did sacrifice the SSD to get a better Intel chip.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-3570 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor $208.98 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Biostar B75MU3+ Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard $59.49 @ SuperBiiz
Memory A-Data XPG V2 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $79.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.44 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Superclocked ACX Video Card $219.99 @ NCIX US
Case BitFenix Comrade ATX Mid Tower Case $49.00 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $48.91 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. $740.78
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-05 08:37 EDT-0400

Comments

  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

No idea where my 2nd build went...

Here it is

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type Item Price
CPU AMD A10-6790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $124.98 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard ASRock FM2A75M Pro4+ Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard $59.49 @ Newegg
Memory A-Data XPG V1.0 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $68.99 @ Newegg
Storage Sandisk Ultra Plus 64GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $64.99 @ Micro Center
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $55.99 @ NCIX US
Video Card Sapphire Radeon R9 280 3GB Dual-X Video Card $230.00 @ Newegg
Case BitFenix Comrade ATX Mid Tower Case $49.00 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $48.91 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. $722.33
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-05 08:38 EDT-0400
  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

A better SSD + a 280(better then a 760) + 6300:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $117.97 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard $49.99 @ Newegg
Memory Team Vulcan 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $64.99 @ Newegg
Storage Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $82.99 @ Best Buy
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.43 @ OutletPC
Video Card XFX Radeon R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Video Card $199.99 @ Newegg
Case BitFenix Comrade ATX Mid Tower Case $49.00 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ NCIX US
Other Giga 5450 $20.00
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. $694.33
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-05 09:01 EDT-0400

The 5450 should act like an APU's GPU...

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