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Hey guys, i'm new here :) I'm buying my first custom gaming rig soon and I've been researching as much as possible for what's good for its money and popular. Could any one give any recommendation or advice/comments on what i have chosen? UK looking to pay between £500 and £700 if possible, Thank you.

CPU - Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Socket 1155 Quad Core.
Motherboard - Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H Intel Socket 1155 Motherboard.
RAM - G.Skill RipjawsX 8GB 8GB DDR3 1600MHz.
Graphics card - Gigabyte GeForce GTX 660 Ultra Durable VGA Series 2GB Graphics Card.
PSU - Corsair CX500M Builder Series 500W Power Supply.
SSD - OCZ Vector Series 2.5" 128GB - 550Mbps Read.
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  1. budget???location???
  2. Sn1992-1361850 said:
    budget???location???

    Budget looking between £500 - £700 and located in the UK
  3. Best answer
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£184.24 @ CCL Computers)
    Motherboard: Asus Z87-K ATX LGA1150 Motherboard (£103.00 @ Ebuyer)
    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 (£46.80 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card (£185.75 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Case: Zalman Z11 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.97 @ Dabs)
    Power Supply: XFX 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£65.58 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer (£14.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £691.32
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-18 18:14 BST+0100)
  4. Sn1992-1361850 said:
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£184.24 @ CCL Computers)
    Motherboard: Asus Z87-K ATX LGA1150 Motherboard (£103.00 @ Ebuyer)
    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 (£46.80 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card (£185.75 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Case: Zalman Z11 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.97 @ Dabs)
    Power Supply: XFX 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£65.58 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer (£14.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £691.32
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-18 18:14 BST+0100)


    Is the CPU Mobo combo better? most threads i've seen on here have said the 3570k and z77 work better for there money same with the gtx760 above most of its price equals? everything else is great though thank you :)
  5. yes 4670k and z87 would perfrm 5-10% better

    7950 is better with 384bit memory
    http://gpuboss.com/gpus/Radeon-HD-7950-vs-GeForce-GTX-760
  6. Sn1992-1361850 said:
    yes 4670k and z87 would perfrm 5-10% better

    7950 is better with 384bit memory
    http://gpuboss.com/gpus/Radeon-HD-7950-vs-GeForce-GTX-760



    Thank you :) no doubt i'll be back as soon as i do something wrong lol
  7. sure mate
    hope u dont need to comeback
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