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Opinions Wanted on gaming PC build

raiders360
  • 70 months ago

Trying to build first gaming PC. i want it to be able to smoothly run games maxed out. If i can save money on any of the parts or there are other ones that are better please let me know.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor $339.99 @ Amazon
CPU Cooler Corsair H55 57.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler $64.99 @ Amazon
Motherboard MSI Z97-G55 SLI ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $121.99 @ Amazon
Memory Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $89.99 @ Amazon
Storage Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $87.65 @ Amazon
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $57.24 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 780 Ti 3GB Superclocked ACX Video Card $649.99 @ Newegg
Case Corsair Vengeance C70 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case $119.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply Rosewill Hive 650W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $49.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $16.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $102.98 @ Newegg
Wireless Network Adapter TP-Link TL-WDN4800 802.11a/b/g/n PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter $37.72 @ Amazon
Case Fan Corsair Air Series SP120 Quiet Edition (2-Pack) 37.9 CFM 120mm Fans $27.99 @ Amazon
Case Fan Corsair Air Series SP120 Quiet Edition (2-Pack) 37.9 CFM 120mm Fans $27.99 @ Amazon
Fan Controller NZXT Sentry 2 Fan Controller $24.99 @ Best Buy
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $1820.47
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-08-09 20:57 EDT-0400

Comments

  • 70 months ago
  • 1 point

ok thanks also do you think that the ssd is worth it?

  • 70 months ago
  • 1 point

The samsung will be faster, but if you're not used to an ssd it won't be noticable if you wanted to go with something cheaper like Crucial MX or M500 series.

  • 70 months ago
  • 1 point

I would also reccomend a better PSU, this one is very nice for the price. http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-power-supply-220g20750xr

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