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First Time Building Pc Is This a good deal from Newegg?

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June 29, 2013 11:36:52 PM

Is this PC for gaming and are you open to building your own PC?
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June 30, 2013 1:02:07 AM

Yes
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June 30, 2013 1:06:18 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.98 @ Outlet PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($78.56 @ Amazon)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($66.24 @ Amazon)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $688.72
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-06-30 04:05 EDT-0400)

The performance gain over the pre-built solution in-game is ridiculous. This 760 will max out any game over 30 fps, whereas you'll struggle on medium settings with that 650ti. If you want to overclock your CPU, just throw in a Hyper 212 Evo for $25.
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