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$600 USD casual gaming PC

MarianoAlipi
  • 72 months ago

Hi! What do you guys think about this build? It has been tweaked several times to become this. I have to order everything through Amazon, so those prices are here to stay. Is it alright? I wouldn't like to spend much more than ~$600 USD.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
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
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $611.62

Comments

  • 72 months ago
  • 2 points

If it's just for casual gaming, why not get an A10 instead of the i3 and scrap the gpu altogether? you could even pop in a wlan card after that and still be under $600

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