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bly2000
  • 70 months ago

Hi do you have any suggestions for this build. I will be using this for gaming and heavy video and photo editing. As well as word processing and internet browsing. I am sort of trying to go extreme. I want to stay around $2000. Any suggestions http://pcpartpicker.com/p/wTr2WZ

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  • 70 months ago
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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $339.99 @ Newegg
CPU Cooler Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler $99.95 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $191.98 @ SuperBiiz
Memory G.Skill Trident X 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $159.99 @ Newegg
Storage Samsung 840 EVO 1TB 2.5" Solid State Drive $419.99 @ NCIX US
Video Card Asus GeForce GTX 780 3GB DirectCU II Video Card $489.99 @ NCIX US
Case NZXT Phantom 630 Windowed Edition (White) ATX Full Tower Case $149.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $99.99 @ NCIX US
Optical Drive Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $49.99 @ Newegg
Wireless Network Adapter Intel 7260HMWDTX1 802.11a/b/g/n/ac PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter $47.99 @ SuperBiiz
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $2042.84
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-08-03 19:05 EDT-0400

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