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September 17, 2013 7:20:04 AM

Hi, Im new to pc building and i would like to know if these parts would be compatible, the help would be appreciated. Below are my parts.
-BitFenix Mini-ITX Tower Case Without Power Supply, Arctic White BFC-PRO- 300-WWXKW-RP
-Corsair Builder Series CX 430 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS (CX430)
-WD Blue 1 TB Desktop Hard Drive: 3.5 Inch, 7200 RPM, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64 MB Cache - WD10EZEX
-Intel Core i5-3470 Quad-Core Processor 3.2 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 - BX80637I53470
-Cables Unlimited 3-Pin ATX Fan to 4- Pin Molex Connector Cable FAN- CABLE
-Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory (CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10) -
-ASUS Intel H77 mini ITX Motherboard - P8H77-I
- Sapphire Radeon HD7870 OC 2GB DDR5 PCIE 3.0 VGA Card

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September 17, 2013 7:23:50 AM

they are compatible, but you need some improvement there...

haswell build will be nice
and bigger psu
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September 17, 2013 7:28:18 AM

What would you recommend for the power supply?
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a b ) Power supply
September 17, 2013 7:31:50 AM

your total budget? country?
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September 17, 2013 7:33:37 AM

Singapore $1220. I like the BitFenix Mini-ITX Tower Case.
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September 17, 2013 7:35:38 AM

As Radeon said, you could use a bigger PSU. You don't need it now, but if you upgrade later you will have to replace it. 430W is also cutting it pretty close for a 7870, many of which call for a 450W or so PSU. As time goes on, your PSU will degrade and power will decline. It will take a while, but could eventually damage other components, namely the graphics card.

Also, I would recommend making the leap to a WD Caviar Black. They are a better drive and have a five year warranty.
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September 17, 2013 7:40:04 AM

Ok i shall look into the Western digital Caviar Black. I still have no idea which power supplies are good and bad. Any help with that would be appreciated.
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September 17, 2013 7:44:34 AM

if i can make any change :

-BitFenix Mini-ITX Tower Case Without Power Supply, Arctic White BFC-PRO- 300-WWXKW-RP
Corsair Builder Series CX 500 M (modular)
-WD Blue 1 TB Desktop Hard Drive: 3.5 Inch, 7200 RPM, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64 MB Cache - WD10EZEX
Intel Core i5-4570 haswell
-Cables Unlimited 3-Pin ATX Fan to 4- Pin Molex Connector Cable FAN- CABLE
Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory (CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10) -
ASRock H87M-ITX
- Sapphire Radeon HD7870 GHZ edition
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September 17, 2013 7:57:58 AM

unfortunately that motherboard is not available in the store. I would prefer an Asus if possible, because the only asrock motherboard available is the Asrock Fatal1ty Z87 Professional LGA 1150 Motherboard priced at $405.
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September 17, 2013 8:05:00 AM

oh this is h87 itx from asus

Asus H87I-PLUS
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September 17, 2013 8:07:26 AM

thanks for your help.
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