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Any advice? First Build, Budget Gaming Rig $700

Renkath

62 months ago

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/Renkath/saved/gvHnTW My first Rig build, any advice?

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

From the looks of it, you're shooting for a <$800 build. The only change I can think of is to get a cheaper case so you have enough money for a GTX 760.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $99.99 @ Newegg
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $21.98 @ Newegg
Motherboard MSI 970 GAMING ATX AM3+ Motherboard $99.89 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $54.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $59.99 @ Newegg
Video Card MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card $169.99 @ Newegg
Case Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case $39.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $44.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer $19.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) -
Monitor BenQ GW2255 60Hz 21.5" Monitor $129.99 @ Newegg
Keyboard Razer DeathStalker Wired Gaming Keyboard $57.99 @ Newegg
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $799.78
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-04 15:14 EST-0500

Otherwise, if you're trying to shoot for less than 700 with the peripherals, get a cheaper Mobo/CPU. Keep the same GPU if you can.

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