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  1. Anyone??
  2. Its best to do this kind of thing through a thread rather than a PM.
    Fill out this template, and then we will have the info to best help you.
    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgrade-advice

    I also moved the thread to the Systems forum.
  3. manofchalk said:
    Its best to do this kind of thing through a thread rather than a PM.
    Fill out this template, and then we will have the info to best help you.
    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgrade-advice

    I also moved the thread to the Systems forum.


    Approximate Purchase Date: Sometime during this week.

    Budget Range: 650-700$ AUD, Sorry for misleading title.

    System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Watching Youtube.

    Are you buying a monitor: Already have one.

    Do you need to buy OS: Yes

    Preferred Website(s) for Parts: PCcasegear.com (has to be from here)

    Location: Canberra, ACT, Australia.

    Parts Preferences: Preferably nVidia for Graphics. You can put in a cheap graphics card at first to save some money because I'm going to be upgrading it anyway in December to a GTX 760.

    Overclocking: No

    SLI or Crossfire: No.

    Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

    Additional Comments: The games I'm going to be playing are BF3, BF4, FIFA 14 and ARMA 2 and maybe 3

    Why Are You Upgrading: I've got a Mac Mini XD. (definitely not for gaming.)
  4. Best answer
    Best I can do, if your after a gaming rig you really need a bit more than $700, especially in Down Under.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($142.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Motherboard: ASRock 970 EXTREME4 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($75.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($129.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($79.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Power Supply: Silverstone Strider Essential 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($59.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($115.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Other: Corsair XMS 4GB 1600Mhz CL9 ($49.00)
    Total: $767.00
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-10 18:58 EST+1000)
  5. manofchalk said:
    Best I can do, if your after a gaming rig you really need a bit more than $700, especially in Down Under.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($142.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Motherboard: ASRock 970 EXTREME4 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($75.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($129.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($79.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Power Supply: Silverstone Strider Essential 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($59.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($115.00 @ PCCaseGear)
    Other: Corsair XMS 4GB 1600Mhz CL9 ($49.00)
    Total: $767.00
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-10 18:58 EST+1000)


    Alright thanks, Have you had any experiences with MWave?
  6. Not in particular, no.
    PC Case Gear I have bought plenty of stuff from though, and of all the retailers Iv tried in the Melbourne area are the one I'v had no issues with.
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