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Budget build for a Friend.

darkflowrider

62 months ago

What do you guys think? he mainly plays LOL and minecraft. He does a little bit of recording on the side and of course normal use.

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/darkflowrider/saved/69rtt6

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  • 62 months ago
  • 3 points

As Klondike said, you can optimize it to get better performance for the money:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor $88.89 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 Micro ATX AM3+ Motherboard $44.99 @ Micro Center
Memory Team Vulcan 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $59.99 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $51.49 @ OutletPC
Video Card Sapphire Radeon R9 280 3GB DUAL-X Video Card $184.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT Source 210 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $31.98 @ OutletPC
Power Supply EVGA 600B 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Newegg
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $497.32
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-10 13:09 EST-0500

Slightly slower CPU and a better GPU, power supply and motherboard.

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

Damnn thats awesome, thx mate. This deff looks like a solid build.

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

I love this build and keep circling back around to it. It's like every piece here is the best bang for the buck piece. Love that it comes in at under $500.

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