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Help trimming the fat off my build

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  • 63 months ago
  • 2 points

I see no fat just muscle!

  • 63 months ago
  • 2 points

Looks just about as cheap as possible

  • 63 months ago
  • 2 points

I like it

  • 63 months ago
  • 2 points

I wouldn't get anything cheaper than that, otherwise you'd be loosing serious performance. Only thing I can think of is an i5 4690 and h97 board or an i5 4460 and an h97 board. Then you wouldn't be able to overclock though...

  • 63 months ago
  • 2 points

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4690 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $209.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard ASRock H97 Anniversary ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $74.78 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $71.98 @ OutletPC
Storage Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $57.98 @ OutletPC
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $53.98 @ OutletPC
Video Card Asus GeForce GTX 970 4GB STRIX Video Card $349.99 @ Amazon
Case Fractal Design Core 3500 ATX Mid Tower Case $75.98 @ OutletPC
Power Supply EVGA 600B 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $39.99 @ Micro Center
Monitor Acer GN246HL 144Hz 24.0" Monitor $215.02 @ Amazon
Wireless Network Adapter TP-Link TL-WN722N 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter $14.99 @ Newegg
Keyboard Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse $29.95 @ Amazon
Headphones Logitech G230 Headset $34.99 @ Amazon
Speakers Cyber Acoustics CA-2012RB 1.5W 2ch Speakers $10.99 @ Directron
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $1240.61
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-21 18:35 EST-0500

This will be a lot better because overclocking is not worth it.

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