Solved [Advice] First Build, Multi-purpose PC (UK based) Tags: Systems Components Last response: August 9, 2013 11:49 AM in Systems Share Robino August 9, 2013 4:49:51 AM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£186.63 @ Ebuyer) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£24.24 @ Ebuyer) Thermal Compound: Arctic Silver 5 High-Density Polysynthetic Silver 3.5g Thermal Paste (£3.78 @ Amazon UK) Motherboard: MSI Z87-G41 PC Mate ATX LGA1150 Motherboard (£83.22 @ Amazon UK) Memory: G.Skill Sniper Low Voltage Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£39.55 @ CCL Computers) Storage: Sandisk 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£66.98 @ Novatech) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£63.03 @ Amazon UK) Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition 1GB Video Card (£80.50 @ Ebuyer) Case: Antec Three Hundred Two ATX Mid Tower Case (£54.99 @ Amazon UK) Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£40.11 @ Amazon UK) Total: £643.03 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-09 12:46 BST+0100) So this is my build so far it is for casual gaming (I do not need high quality gaming as I don't play many graphic intensive games maybe a bit of BF every now and then but happy to drop my settings) More looking to know about any compatability issues/ space issues with the case, etc. More about : advice build multi purpose based Uther39 August 9, 2013 4:56:11 AM This is a much beeter case than the Antec... Corsair Carbide Series 200R Compact ATX Case- Black http://www.scan.co.uk/products/corsair-carbide-series-2... m 0 l Best solution John Koligliaths August 9, 2013 5:05:20 AM I like ur system but i have one rig that is better and there is only a 28000 dollars difference. try this http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1pZQy Share Related resources Advice on First Build £700 Multi-purpose PC - Forum Advice for first all rounder build (UK based) - Forum First time Build sub $1000 Multipurpose PC - Forum First time building a $750-850 multi-purpose PC - Forum My first build - Powerful Multipurpose PC $1700 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Robino August 9, 2013 5:54:18 AM Uther39 said:This is a much beeter case than the Antec... Corsair Carbide Series 200R Compact ATX Case- Black http://www.scan.co.uk/products/corsair-carbide-series-2... Why is it better, better build quality? My main concern is fitting the cables in since it is my first build I'm not sure how much of an issue it is going to be. m 0 l John Koligliaths August 9, 2013 11:49:49 AM What you want is a case with good airflow and with space for cables . Good cases for their price are CM 912 haf and nztx phantom 410 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First time build, UK based Forum SolvedFirst Time 3D Rendering Based Build Advice Forum 1st Build, Multipurpose PC, Looking for advice and guidance Forum SolvedFirst Build: $4000 (plus monitor) Radeon R9 295X2 Based Gaming PC Forum Advice on i5 build for multi-purpose PC Forum My first build..suggestions, comments, help?-->800$ multipurpose PC Forum SolvedFirst build gaming AMD based PC, looking for opinions/suggestions Forum SolvedMultipurpose/Gaming first build critique Forum SolvedTrying to build my first system, based on i5, seeking advice Forum Non-Gamer: Need First-Time Build Advice Based on Usage Habits... Forum SolvedFirst Build, Multi-purpose, Tweaked slightly Forum SolvedFirst Time Multi-Purpose Build $800 - $1200 AUD Forum Want to build a Lego PC enclosure based on Star Wars. NEED ADVICE. Forum First HTPC build, AMD based: seeking case, CPU cooler, & PSU advice Forum SolvedStrong gaming and multipurpose PC build (help needed!) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !