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$1000 budget gaming pc build

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October 24, 2013 2:45:39 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: By this chirstmas

Budget Range: Up to $1000 after rebates

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming,Videos,browsing the web,Homework uses

Parts Not Required: Speakers

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Any site that is recommended

Country: USA

Parts Preferences: Still a newbie at this so im not sure

Overclocking: Probaly not

SLI or Crossfire: Not sure what this is yet but if recommended then sure

Monitor Resolution: Good enough quality for gaming

Additional Comments: I dont care too much about looks, i just want a Pc that will last and can handle games on high graphic settings. I play games like Starcraft 2, League of Legends, and COD. Thanks for your help!

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October 24, 2013 2:54:47 PM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($112.97 @ SuperBiiz)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Outlet PC)
Motherboard: ASRock 990FX Extreme3 ATX AM3+/AM3 Motherboard ($94.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($62.99 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Zalman Z5 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case ($44.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: XFX 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($59.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 - OEM (64-bit) ($96.99 @ NCIX US)
Monitor: AOC e2251Swdn 60Hz 22.0" Monitor ($127.58 @ Newegg)
Keyboard: Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Razer DeathAdder 2013 Wired Optical Mouse ($52.99 @ Amazon)
Total: $987.43
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-24 17:56 EDT-0400)
October 24, 2013 6:13:52 PM

Thanks for your reply, and may i ask whats the major difference between intel and amd proccesers, and will it be worth to spend more to get an intel? (As far as i know they are more expensive)
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October 24, 2013 6:14:55 PM

You get more for your dollar from AMD.
October 24, 2013 6:25:27 PM

I see, i will definitely consider this build, thanks!