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Need opinions before buying the parts.

hexton
  • 72 months ago

Hello, looking for opinions/fixes without bumping the price of this build higher. Unless it's a good build, I'll start buying the components.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Athlon X4 760K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor $84.73 @ OutletPC
Motherboard MSI A78M-E35 Micro ATX FM2+ Motherboard $56.00 @ Amazon
Memory Kingston Fury Red Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $74.99 @ NCIX US
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $54.99 @ NCIX US
Video Card Sapphire Radeon R9 270X 2GB Dual-X Video Card $179.99 @ NCIX US
Case BitFenix Merc Alpha (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $34.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $37.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer $15.99 @ NCIX US
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $629.65
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-06-14 09:54 EDT-0400

Please at least comment something about this. Your thoughts. What would you do different.

Comments

  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

It looks pretty good, but you can get 8GB/1600Mhz sticks for ~20 dollar less.

  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

Yeah I noticed. Actually there's a special price for Kingston 1866mhz 2x4GB sticks for $20 less than that Crucial. Thanks!

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