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Help me reduce my build cost to £750?

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October 14, 2013 12:54:08 PM

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October 14, 2013 1:32:56 PM

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CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor (£137.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI 970A-G43 ATX AM3+ Motherboard (£51.56 @ Scan.co.uk)
Memory: Mushkin Radioactive 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£50.12 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.59 @ Aria PC)
Case: NZXT Source 210 Elite (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£38.65 @ Scan.co.uk)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 520W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£55.82 @ Scan.co.uk)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£13.15 @ Amazon UK)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) (£69.00 @ Aria PC)
Other: Zalman ZM-K300M Gaming Keyboard (£9.95)
Other: Cooler Master CM Storm Xornet 2000 DPI Optical Gaming Mouse (£16.61)
Other: Sapphire AMD Radeon R9 270X 2GB Graphics Card (£140.99)
Other: LG 23EA63V 23" IPS LED 19201080 VGA DVI HDMI Black Monitor (£119.98)
Total: £749.41
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-14 21:32 BST+0100)

Here is what I came up with.

Gave you a CPU with more threads (you will enjoy those with video editing) that is also cheaper.

Gave you motherboard for CPU.

Gave you cheaper RAM.

Gave you a cheaper but just as good PSU

Gave you cheaper optical drive.
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October 14, 2013 2:47:37 PM

Awesome! I'll select you as solution when i get on my pc tomorrow :) 
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