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<$800 USD Budget Gaming Rig Build, thoughts?

Renkath

62 months ago

Hi Guys,

I wanted to see if there is any way I can increase performance at a lower price or maintain the same performance at a lower price because I'm trying to stay near the $700 range. Thanks!

Here it is

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $88.99 @ NCIX US
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 54.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $14.99 @ Micro Center
Thermal Compound Arctic Silver 5 High-Density Polysynthetic Silver 3.5g Thermal Paste $4.98 @ OutletPC
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 $52.65 @ OutletPC
Video Card MSI GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card $114.99 @ Newegg
Case Raidmax Viper GX ATX Mid Tower Case $87.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $24.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer $14.98 @ OutletPC
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) $99.98 @ OutletPC
Monitor BenQ GW2255 60Hz 21.5" Monitor $104.98 @ NCIX US
Keyboard Razer DeathStalker Essential Wired Gaming Keyboard $37.99 @ Amazon
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $790.38
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-04 20:56 EST-0500

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