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Could I build a gaming pc for £600-£620?

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August 7, 2013 12:31:11 AM

Would I be able to build a PC for £600-£620? I want to play things like battlefield 3 and 4, skyrim, minecraft, l4d2 and some newer games. If I can could someone help me with the parts. Thanks.

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August 7, 2013 12:32:17 AM

Yup. Do you want to OC?

Back soon with a build.
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August 7, 2013 12:34:27 AM

Someone Somewhere said:
Yup. Do you want to OC?

Back soon with a build.


I think I'll leave oc for now.This is my first gaming PC.
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a c 93 B Homebuilt system
August 7, 2013 12:37:33 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor (£83.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard (£62.93 @ Aria PC)
Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Samsung 840 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£71.99 @ Aria PC)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.59 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card (£197.88 @ Dabs)
Case: BitFenix Shinobi ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.90 @ Amazon UK)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.36 @ Aria PC)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£13.02 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £615.65
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-07 08:37 BST+0100)

Do you need an OS?
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August 7, 2013 12:39:16 AM

Someone Somewhere said:
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor (£83.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard (£62.93 @ Aria PC)
Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Samsung 840 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£71.99 @ Aria PC)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.59 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card (£197.88 @ Dabs)
Case: BitFenix Shinobi ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.90 @ Amazon UK)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.36 @ Aria PC)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£13.02 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £615.65
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-07 08:37 BST+0100)

Do you need an OS?


Windows 7.
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a c 93 B Homebuilt system
August 7, 2013 1:03:56 AM

OK, version with OS instead of SSD:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor (£83.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard (£62.93 @ Aria PC)
Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.59 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card (£197.88 @ Dabs)
Case: BitFenix Shinobi ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.90 @ Amazon UK)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.36 @ Aria PC)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£13.02 @ Amazon UK)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) (£68.39 @ Aria PC)
Total: £612.05
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-07 09:03 BST+0100)
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August 7, 2013 1:31:22 AM

AMD (Piledriver) FX-6350 3.90GHz (4.20GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 6-Core Processor - Retail This product is not available at the counter #55427 £ 86.99 £ 86.99
GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3 AMD 970A (Socket AM3+) ATX Motherboard #48467 £ 43.90 £ 43.90
8GB (2x4GB) Corsair Vengeance Jet Black Low Profile 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 Dual/Quad Channel Kit [CML8GX3M2A1600C9] #45511 £ 49.30 £ 49.30
1TB Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 3.5" SATA III Hard Drive - HDD This product is not available at the counter #48501 £ 37.99 £ 37.99
600W Corsair Builder Series CX600M 80PLUS Bronze Modular Power Supply #53656 £ 52.07 £ 52.07
BitFenix Shinobi USB 3.0 Black Midi Tower Gaming Case #54101 £ 41.66 £ 41.66
MSI GeForce GTX 760 OC 2048MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Card #56421 £ 164.99 £ 164.99
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-Bit DVD - OEM [GFC-02050] #38272 £ 57.01 £ 57.01
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Basket Total £ 533.91
Approx. Delivery £ 8.76
VAT £ 108.53
Total £651.20
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August 7, 2013 1:32:16 AM

Someone Somewhere said:
OK, version with OS instead of SSD:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor (£83.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G46 ATX AM3+ Motherboard (£62.93 @ Aria PC)
Memory: GeIL Enhance CORSA 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£40.99 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.59 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card (£197.88 @ Dabs)
Case: BitFenix Shinobi ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.90 @ Amazon UK)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.36 @ Aria PC)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£13.02 @ Amazon UK)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) (£68.39 @ Aria PC)
Total: £612.05
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-07 09:03 BST+0100)


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August 7, 2013 3:13:48 AM

Uther39 said:
AMD (Piledriver) FX-6350 3.90GHz (4.20GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 6-Core Processor - Retail This product is not available at the counter #55427 £ 86.99 £ 86.99
GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3 AMD 970A (Socket AM3+) ATX Motherboard #48467 £ 43.90 £ 43.90
8GB (2x4GB) Corsair Vengeance Jet Black Low Profile 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 Dual/Quad Channel Kit [CML8GX3M2A1600C9] #45511 £ 49.30 £ 49.30
1TB Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 3.5" SATA III Hard Drive - HDD This product is not available at the counter #48501 £ 37.99 £ 37.99
600W Corsair Builder Series CX600M 80PLUS Bronze Modular Power Supply #53656 £ 52.07 £ 52.07
BitFenix Shinobi USB 3.0 Black Midi Tower Gaming Case #54101 £ 41.66 £ 41.66
MSI GeForce GTX 760 OC 2048MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Card #56421 £ 164.99 £ 164.99
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-Bit DVD - OEM [GFC-02050] #38272 £ 57.01 £ 57.01
(click to empty your Shopping Basket)

Change Quantities (click if you have changed any details)
Financial options:
Click apply now to start! 12
Basket Total £ 533.91
Approx. Delivery £ 8.76
VAT £ 108.53
Total £651.20


Where's that from? It's a lot cheaper than anything PCPartPicker had...

VAT at the end.
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