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Pyrovisionary
  • 72 months ago

So this is my first build, for a budget (ish) gaming PC and I'd love some criticism on it: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/6DTgQ7 The quality of the chosen parts, if I've made any mistakes, etc.

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  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

Max budget?

  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

Probably £500 without monitor, but preferably under £600

  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

Why not this instead?

Why not this instead?

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor £70.20 @ Aria PC
Motherboard MSI 970A-G43 ATX AM3+ Motherboard £45.43 @ Amazon UK
Memory Kingston HyperX T1 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory £38.37 @ PC World Business
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive £35.94 @ Aria PC
Video Card Sapphire Radeon R9 270X 2GB Dual-X Video Card £127.00 @ Amazon UK
Case Cooler Master N300 ATX Mid Tower Case £30.36 @ Scan.co.uk
Power Supply Corsair CX 600W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply £49.93 @ CCL Computers
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer £11.51 @ Scan.co.uk
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) £79.89 @ Amazon UK
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available £488.63
  • 72 months ago
  • 1 point

The GPU because I actually have another computer running it and personally like it. Everything is much improved, thanks!

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