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Hello im build my own gaming pc AMD.
I cant found good motherboard for under £80
This is what i found for my pc, im thinking to play cod and meybie new gta all modern games and to be able upgrade.
This is list what im buying help me max price £550
CPU -AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor

Memory-A-Data XPG Gaming Series v2.0 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory

Samsung -Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive

Video Card-Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card

Power Supply -XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply

Optical Drive-Samsung SH-222AB DVD/CD Writer

Case- K9-720B PC Computer Gaming Case in Black With USB3.0 & Blue 120mm Fan
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  1. Get an HD 7770 instead
  2. a few quick questions. First budget? secondly do you prefer nvida cards over AMD for your AMD build? what else do you plan on using it for
  3. Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    a few quick questions. First budget? secondly do you prefer nvida cards over AMD for your AMD build? what else do you plan on using it for


    My budget is £550 pc will be for gaming and recording new game. I want good fps also.I dont mind nvida. But should be best p you can build for £550 meybie £600 max.
    I'm not sure what to buy yet. I need your help. I got mouse, keyboard,screen.
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    i'm not sure what stores you have but this is what i found here and around what everything should cost you

    AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor $153.61 $153.61 Amazon

    CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $34.98 -$5.00 $29.98 Outlet PC
    5.00 mail-in rebate

    Motherboard Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $89.99 $89.99 Amazon

    Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $74.99 -$7.49 FREE $67.50 Newegg
    + 10% off w/ promo code EMCXLWN36, ends 9/23

    Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $63.98 -$5.00 $58.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Video Card Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card $219.99 -$20.00 $199.99 Newegg
    Free 3 games w/ purchase, limited offer
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Case NZXT Gamma Classic (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $29.99 $29.99 Amazon


    Power Supply Corsair Gaming 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply $89.99 -$33.49 $56.50 Newegg
    +15% off w/ promo code EMCXLWL98, ends 9/25
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Optical Drive Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $57.99 $57.99 Adorama

    Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $92.98 -$5.00 $87.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Total: $832.51 or €575.91
  5. Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    i'm not sure what stores you have but this is what i found here and around what everything should cost you

    AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor $153.61 $153.61 Amazon

    CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $34.98 -$5.00 $29.98 Outlet PC
    5.00 mail-in rebate

    Motherboard Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $89.99 $89.99 Amazon

    Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $74.99 -$7.49 FREE $67.50 Newegg
    + 10% off w/ promo code EMCXLWN36, ends 9/23

    Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $63.98 -$5.00 $58.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Video Card Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card $219.99 -$20.00 $199.99 Newegg
    Free 3 games w/ purchase, limited offer
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Case NZXT Gamma Classic (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $29.99 $29.99 Amazon


    Power Supply Corsair Gaming 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply $89.99 -$33.49 $56.50 Newegg
    +15% off w/ promo code EMCXLWL98, ends 9/25
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Optical Drive Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $57.99 $57.99 Adorama

    Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $92.98 -$5.00 $87.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Total: $832.51 or €575.91


    Thanks for your time and help. I will start with this build) Do you think this case would be good? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Best-Value-K9-720B-PC-Computer-Gaming-Case-in-Black-With-USB3-0-Blue-120mm-Fan-/360728216180?pt=UK_Computing_DesktopComponents_RL&hash=item53fd13c274
  6. I don't know anything about this compay what do you like about it i'm sure i can find a good one with whatever feature you like for cheap
  7. Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    I don't know anything about this compay what do you like about it i'm sure i can find a good one with whatever feature you like for cheap


    I want good case were i can fit 2+ fans. $50 max
  8. ostapenko said:
    Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    I don't know anything about this compay what do you like about it i'm sure i can find a good one with whatever feature you like for cheap


    I want good case were i can fit 2+ fans. $50 max


    Ok i will put down a few you just pick the one you want

    Cooler Master Elite 311 (Blue) ATX Mid Tower Case $39.99
    http://pcpartpicker.com/part/cooler-master-case-rc311bbwn1

    BitFenix Merc Beta (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $39.99
    http://www.bitfenix.com/global/en/products/chassis/merc-alpha#gallery

    Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case $49.99
    http://www.coolermaster-usa.com/landing/haf912/home.php?page=gallery#gallery/1.jpg

    Cougar Volant (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $49.99
    http://www.cougar-world.com/us/products/pc_case/volant.html

    all these cases are highly reccomended and have great cable management.
  9. Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    i'm not sure what stores you have but this is what i found here and around what everything should cost you

    AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor $153.61 $153.61 Amazon

    CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $34.98 -$5.00 $29.98 Outlet PC
    5.00 mail-in rebate

    Motherboard Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $89.99 $89.99 Amazon

    Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $74.99 -$7.49 FREE $67.50 Newegg
    + 10% off w/ promo code EMCXLWN36, ends 9/23

    Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $63.98 -$5.00 $58.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Video Card Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card $219.99 -$20.00 $199.99 Newegg
    Free 3 games w/ purchase, limited offer
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Case NZXT Gamma Classic (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $29.99 $29.99 Amazon


    Power Supply Corsair Gaming 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply $89.99 -$33.49 $56.50 Newegg
    +15% off w/ promo code EMCXLWL98, ends 9/25
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Optical Drive Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $57.99 $57.99 Adorama

    Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $92.98 -$5.00 $87.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Total: $832.51 or €575.91


    Just FYI, his budget was in pounds, not euros, so technically, 600 pounds = 960 USD, so there is room for improvement ;)
  10. Xavier Bouttier said:
    Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    i'm not sure what stores you have but this is what i found here and around what everything should cost you

    AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor $153.61 $153.61 Amazon

    CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $34.98 -$5.00 $29.98 Outlet PC
    5.00 mail-in rebate

    Motherboard Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard $89.99 $89.99 Amazon

    Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $74.99 -$7.49 FREE $67.50 Newegg
    + 10% off w/ promo code EMCXLWN36, ends 9/23

    Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $63.98 -$5.00 $58.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Video Card Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card $219.99 -$20.00 $199.99 Newegg
    Free 3 games w/ purchase, limited offer
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Case NZXT Gamma Classic (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $29.99 $29.99 Amazon


    Power Supply Corsair Gaming 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply $89.99 -$33.49 $56.50 Newegg
    +15% off w/ promo code EMCXLWL98, ends 9/25
    $20.00 mail-in rebate

    Optical Drive Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer $57.99 $57.99 Adorama

    Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $92.98 -$5.00 $87.98 Outlet PC
    $5.00 mail-in rebate

    Total: $832.51 or €575.91


    Just FYI, his budget was in pounds, not euros, so technically, 600 pounds = 960 USD, so there is room for improvement ;)


    Thanks for the heads up i will get to it then
  11. ok this is the build for you on you budget getting the best of the best only way it could be better is to maybe get a smaller HDD and a 120GB SSD
    if had this much to build with this is what i would get.

    CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($153.61 @ Amazon)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard ($89.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($67.50 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Green 3TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive ($114.99 @ Microcenter)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($199.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($56.50 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($58.99 @ NCIX US)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($87.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $929.52 or 579.61 pounds
  12. Mizchief-n-Mayhem said:
    ok this is the build for you on you budget getting the best of the best only way it could be better is to maybe get a smaller HDD and a 120GB SSD
    if had this much to build with this is what i would get.

    CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($153.61 @ Amazon)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard ($89.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($67.50 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Green 3TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive ($114.99 @ Microcenter)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($199.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($56.50 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($58.99 @ NCIX US)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($87.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $929.52 or 579.61 pounds


    Thanks))
    and will this case will fit my motherboard and rest? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Zalman-ZM-T1-MicroATX-Mini-ITX-Mid-Tower-PC-Case-Compact-/290975736264?pt=UK_Computing_DesktopComponents_RL&hash=item43bf8161c8
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