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New to building PC's - $500-$900

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June 27, 2013 2:21:40 PM

Looking to build a new PC from scratch including a copy of windows, a case etc. Need everything besides a keyboard, mouse and monitor.

Preffered brands would be Intel and NVIDIA but open to suggestions.

Please link any items that fit into my bracket

Much appreciated :D 

More about : building 500 900

June 27, 2013 2:23:55 PM

We need a bit more information here, please fill this out:

Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this week (the closer the better)

Budget Range: (e.g.: 300-400) Before / After Rebates; Before / After Shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: (e.g.: Folding@Home, gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies)

Are you buying a monitor: Yes / No



Parts to Upgrade: (e.g.: CPU, mobo, RAM) **Include Power Supply Make & Model If Re-using**

Do you need to buy OS: Yes / No
Please note that if you're using an OEM license of Windows, you will need a new one when buying a new motherboard.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (e.g.: newegg.com, ncix.com -- to show us selection & pricing)

Location: City, State/Region, Country - we need to know where these parts are being assembled and whether there are good store-only deals available

Parts Preferences: by brand or type (e.g.: I would like to upgrade to Intel CPU)

Overclocking: Yes / No / Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Yes / No / Maybe

Your Monitor Resolution: (e.g.: 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200 or if you're upgrading please state what you'd want to get)
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June 27, 2013 2:30:24 PM

Geometry said:
We need a bit more information here, please fill this out:

Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this week (the closer the better) - 1-2 months

Budget Range: (e.g.: 300-400) Before / After Rebates; Before / After Shipping - Before shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: (e.g.: Folding@Home, gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies) - Gaming ( League of Legends, World of Warcraft, nothing too intense.)

Are you buying a monitor: No





Do you need to buy OS: Yes
Please note that if you're using an OEM license of Windows, you will need a new one when buying a new motherboard.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (e.g.: newegg.com, ncix.com -- to show us selection & pricing) - www.scan.co.uk / www.cyberpowersystems.co.uk

Location: City, State/Region, Country - we need to know where these parts are being assembled and whether there are good store-only deals available - Leicestershire UK

Parts Preferences: by brand or type (e.g.: I would like to upgrade to Intel CPU) - Intel CPU , NVIDIA GFX card, not fussed about everything else

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: Yes / No / Maybe - Dont know

Your Monitor Resolution: (e.g.: 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200 or if you're upgrading please state what you'd want to get)
- 1920 x 1080

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June 27, 2013 2:49:12 PM

This system will be more than enough for your needs. Some things are interchangeable such as the OS to your liking, but the I kept it under 900$.

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.29 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock H87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($92.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Patriot Signature 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($53.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 520W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($67.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $894.18
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-06-27 17:49 EDT-0400)
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June 27, 2013 3:19:27 PM

Geometry said:
This system will be more than enough for your needs. Some things are interchangeable such as the OS to your liking, but the I kept it under 900$.

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1aWSb/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.29 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock H87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($92.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Patriot Signature 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($53.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 520W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($67.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $894.18
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-06-27 17:49 EDT-0400)





Hi, its actually my pc were trying to build, is there anywhere we could cut costs? :)  this is right at the top of my budget :/ ////

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