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I am going to build a gaming computer for the first time and i need help

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January 15, 2014 12:05:40 PM

Ok so i know it was a bad mistake but i bought a crap laptop for my first computer and i need a new one. i want a desktop that can atleast run some fps games and games like skyrim. thanks if ya see this!
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January 15, 2014 12:09:09 PM

trashcan54 said:
Ok so i know it was a bad mistake but i bought a crap laptop for my first computer and i need a new one. i want a desktop that can atleast run some fps games and games like skyrim. thanks if ya see this!


PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($159.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($44.61 @ B&H)
Total: $669.55
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-15 15:08 EST-0500)

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January 15, 2014 12:24:34 PM

Anonymous said:
trashcan54 said:
Ok so i know it was a bad mistake but i bought a crap laptop for my first computer and i need a new one. i want a desktop that can atleast run some fps games and games like skyrim. thanks if ya see this!


PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($159.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($44.61 @ B&H)
Total: $669.55
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-15 15:08 EST-0500)

Questions?



ya what does all this mean could it run my games and dont you need a frame for the computer i dont even know how to actually build it so ya i do have questions. lol
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January 15, 2014 1:57:47 PM

trashcan54 said:
Anonymous said:
trashcan54 said:
Ok so i know it was a bad mistake but i bought a crap laptop for my first computer and i need a new one. i want a desktop that can atleast run some fps games and games like skyrim. thanks if ya see this!


PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Pro4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($104.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($159.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($44.61 @ B&H)
Total: $669.55
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-15 15:08 EST-0500)

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ya what does all this mean could it run my games and dont you need a frame for the computer i dont even know how to actually build it so ya i do have questions. lol




budget willing to spend location usa or uk

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