Need a gaming desktop for around $700.
I'm 15 and am building my own computer. My parents will pitch in about 450, but the rest is mine to buy, and I have around $600 stashed away in my bank, but I would rather not completely blow it all. I play Skyrim, TF2, LoL, and Minecraft. I have a god gaming monitor and a logitech m570 trackball mouse(which, yes I use for gaming). My laptop is awful for gaming and I want a whole system build including the operating system (preferably Windows 7 home premium 64 bit). So I need a CPU, case, graphics card, etc. Please build me a system!
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CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor ($179.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($19.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($79.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: Kingston Blu 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($58.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost 2GB Video Card ($168.98 @ Newegg)
Case: Thermaltake Commander MS-I Epic Edition (Black/Red) ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Corsair CX 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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Its a bit over budget but i guess you can pitch in a bit more.