- 72 months ago
Hey guys! After many changes, I've finally found a good combination of parts for a cheap PC. As the title says, I want to use it for casual gaming. I skipped some parts, as OS, case, keyboard, mouse and monitor. Take a look and tell me your opinion!
|CPU||Intel Core i3-4150 3.5GHz Dual-Core Processor||$119.99|
|Motherboard||Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard||$73.99 @ Amazon|
|Memory||A-Data XPG V2 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory||$69.99 @ Amazon|
|Storage||PNY XLR8 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive||$59.99 @ Amazon|
|Storage||Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive||$48.00 @ Amazon|
|Video Card||MSI Radeon R9 270 2GB TWIN FROZR Video Card||$159.99 @ Amazon|
|Power Supply||Corsair CX 430W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply||$49.99 @ Amazon|
|Optical Drive||Samsung SH-224DB/RSBS DVD/CD Writer||$21.99 @ Amazon|
|Case Fan||Cooler Master SickleFlow 69.7 CFM 120mm Fan||$7.69 @ Amazon|
|Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available||$611.62|
I'll have to buy everything on Amazon, so, some prices are different from those found on pcpartpicker.com. The SSD could be removed, depending on my final budget; without it, the price would be $552. What do you think of it? Is there anything I can change for a better price?
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