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April 1, 2013 6:30:39 PM

Hey guys so im building a new gaming pc as my 5 year old pc is nearly dead :( 

I Have a budget of £1900 GBP.

i Would like to play all the latest games on ULTRA @ 60+ FPS

So what do i need

1. Case ?

2. CPU ?

3. GPU ?

4. MOBO ?

5. RAM ?

6. HDD ?

7. SSD ?

8.PSU ?

9. CPU Cooler ?

10. OS. No i have Windows 7 ultimate.
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April 1, 2013 6:38:41 PM

This should get you what you want:

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£166.79 @ Amazon UK)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£55.82 @ Ebuyer)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£135.96 @ Ebuyer)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£77.99 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.98 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Samsung 840 Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£125.99 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card (3-Way CrossFire) (£318.30 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card (3-Way CrossFire) (£318.30 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card (3-Way CrossFire) (£318.30 @ Amazon UK)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 932 Advanced ATX Full Tower Case (£105.98 @ Novatech)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Pro 1200W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£177.74 @ Amazon UK)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£11.13 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £1877.28

This is by far your best bet for your budget...
a b 4 Gaming
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April 1, 2013 6:43:08 PM

You may want to fill out this form.
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra...
Will give us the info needed to best help you.

Just be aware that if your gaming on a single 1080p monitor, there's no real reason to spend more than ~900 pounds on a gaming rig.

@Burrito
That rig is way overkill for anything but gaming across triple screens or a 4k display.
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April 1, 2013 6:46:46 PM

manofchalk said:
You may want to fill out this form.
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra...
Will give us the info needed to best help you.

Just be aware that if your gaming on a single 1080p monitor, there's no real reason to spend more than ~900 pounds on a gaming rig.

@Burrito
That rig is way overkill for anything but gaming across triple screens or a 4k display.


Im using a single 1080p 120Hz monitor ?

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a b 4 Gaming
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April 1, 2013 6:48:09 PM
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Ram can be dropped to 1600mhz and 8gb

SLI can be added in for 300 pounds + cost of 750W PSU

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£166.79 @ Amazon UK)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£55.82 @ Ebuyer)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£119.98 @ Dabs)
Memory: Patriot Intel Extreme Master, Limited Ed 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory (£88.81 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.98 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Sandisk Ultra Plus 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£125.00 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (£309.18 @ Ebuyer)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 922 ATX Mid Tower Case (£93.58 @ Scan.co.uk)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£47.92 @ Amazon UK)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer (£13.55 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £1085.61
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-04-02 02:48 BST+0100)

Go spend 800 GBP on something else :p  :) 
April 1, 2013 7:23:24 PM

stickmansam said:
Ram can be dropped to 1600mhz and 8gb

SLI can be added in for 300 pounds + cost of 750W PSU

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£166.79 @ Amazon UK)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£55.82 @ Ebuyer)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£119.98 @ Dabs)
Memory: Patriot Intel Extreme Master, Limited Ed 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory (£88.81 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.98 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Sandisk Ultra Plus 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£125.00 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (£309.18 @ Ebuyer)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 922 ATX Mid Tower Case (£93.58 @ Scan.co.uk)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£47.92 @ Amazon UK)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer (£13.55 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £1085.61
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-04-02 02:48 BST+0100)

Go spend 800 GBP on something else :p  :) 


Hey buddy thanks ill spend 800 on a super big cookie for you :) 
a b 4 Gaming
a b à CPUs
April 1, 2013 7:28:11 PM

Thats almost like a 1200 CAD cookie :p 

Have fun with your build :) 
!