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Help me get this to around $550?

shaylang

63 months ago

The purpose of this build was a basic gaming computer but I went a little over my budget. Please don't include discounts or mail-in rebates in the final price.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Pentium G3258 3.2GHz Dual-Core Processor $63.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard ASRock H97 PRO4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $87.98 @ SuperBiiz
Memory Mushkin Stealth 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $87.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital RE3 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $42.99 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 650 1GB Video Card $109.99 @ Amazon
Case Cooler Master Elite 311 (Blue) ATX Mid Tower Case $37.99 @ Directron
Power Supply Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $62.00 @ Amazon
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $16.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $98.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $608.90
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-22 13:10 EST-0500

Comments

  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

There you go, added a better video card too;

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Pentium G3258 3.2GHz Dual-Core Processor $63.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $77.27 @ TigerDirect
Memory G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $57.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $53.89 @ Directron
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 750 1GB Video Card $99.99 @ Amazon
Case Cooler Master Elite 311 (Blue) ATX Mid Tower Case $37.99 @ Directron
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $43.99 @ NCIX US
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer $14.98 @ OutletPC
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $98.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $549.07
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-22 13:37 EST-0500
  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you so much!

  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

If your not willing to go for rebates and other discounts your going to have a very lack luster PC.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Pentium G3258 3.2GHz Dual-Core Processor $63.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $45.98 @ OutletPC
Memory G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $57.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $53.89 @ Directron
Video Card MSI Radeon R9 280 3GB TWIN FROZR Video Card $154.99 @ Newegg
Case Corsair SPEC-01 RED ATX Mid Tower Case $34.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply Antec Neo Eco 620W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $16.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $553.79
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-22 14:10 EST-0500
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