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HELP (First Time Build) <Gaming/Recording/streaming> Computer (First Time Build) HELP

my house just burnt down with my rig inside so i need another XD
Approximate Purchase Date: 2 months or so

Budget Range: 2000 - 4000 no Rebates(i hate them) After Shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: recording my gaming, editing said videos, uploading, streaming, surfing the internet, skype)

Are you buying a monitor: Yes

Parts to Upgrade: all?

Do you need to buy OS: Yes

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: the cheapest XD

Location: Brunswick, GA, USA

Parts Preferences: none (performance is key i care none about quite)

Overclocking: Not unless professionally done or reliable warranty

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe (if y'all think it will be needed)

Your Monitor Resolution: as high as i can get for recording purposes

Games To Be Played: all next gen games, Crisis 3 ,civ 5, bf4,minecraft with 500+mods skyrim +700 mods (all ultra settings)

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: i care only about performance none about bling or quietness i would like 3 monitors them all the same monitor. also i need a mouse keyboard GOOD MIC, headset
game pad and a mouse pad XD
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  1. Best answer
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4820K 3.7GHz Quad-Core Processor ($309.99 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: ASRock X79 Extreme6 ATX LGA2011 Motherboard ($224.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($123.98 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Samsung 840 Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($162.99 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Seagate 4TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($199.92 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card ($304.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($79.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 850W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($109.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: LG UH12NS30 Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer ($40.00 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($94.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Keyboard: Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire XT Wired Slim Keyboard ($59.99 @ Newegg)
    Mouse: SteelSeries Sensei RAW Wired Laser Mouse ($44.33 @ Amazon)
    Headphones: Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Headset ($78.99 @ Mwave)
    Total: $2636.08
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-16 10:42 EDT-0400)

    I've put the R9 280x where there should be a R9 290x.
  2. allanitomwesh said:
    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4820K 3.7GHz Quad-Core Processor ($309.99 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: ASRock X79 Extreme6 ATX LGA2011 Motherboard ($224.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($123.98 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Samsung 840 Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($162.99 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Seagate 4TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($199.92 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card ($304.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($79.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 850W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($109.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: LG UH12NS30 Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer ($40.00 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($94.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($266.99 @ Amazon)
    Keyboard: Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire XT Wired Slim Keyboard ($59.99 @ Newegg)
    Mouse: SteelSeries Sensei RAW Wired Laser Mouse ($44.33 @ Amazon)
    Headphones: Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X Headset ($78.99 @ Mwave)
    Total: $2636.08
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-16 10:42 EDT-0400)

    I've put the R9 280x where there should be a R9 290x.


    thanks man :D ill
    build it and enjoy XD
  3. Anytime.
    In two months R9 290x should be out at $700ish [or less] and you should be good.
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