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addicted to building. Need opinions though

xMrArnoldx

62 months ago

going to sell my old build and upgrade to a new build. i absolutely love building computers and am set on the idea. but what are your opinions on this new build. it doesnt include everything like fans,paste and stuff like that but you get the idea PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $208.99 @ Amazon
CPU Cooler NZXT Kraken X61 106.1 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler $139.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard Asus Sabertooth Z87 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $179.99 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Sniper Gaming Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $121.99 @ Newegg
Storage Corsair Force LS 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $84.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $101.46 @ OutletPC
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB ACX 2.0 Video Card $329.99 @ NCIX US
Case NZXT H440 (Blue/Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $129.99 @ NCIX US
Power Supply Corsair Professional 750W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $89.99 @ Newegg
Wireless Network Adapter Rosewill RNX-N250PCe 802.11b/g/n PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter $16.99 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $1389.37
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-11-24 01:23 EST-0500

Comments

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

bump

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

As stated above you really only need 2X4GB of RAM.

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

need a z97? what for, just curious. and i plan to do some video editing and rendering which is why i went for 16gb. though if money were close thatd be one of the first things id do to save money

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

Only main differences between the z87 and z97 chip set are sata express and m.2 support.

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