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January 29, 2014 1:52:29 AM

Hi!
Like the title says I would like some help constructing the cheapest, but yet fully functional gaming pc. The only Criterias I have is that for the Gpu I would like it to be a gtx770, 8gb of ram and that the processor be atleast an i5. Other than than anything goes!
and by cheap, I mean below 1k, below 900 would be even better. :) 

Thanks guys!

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January 29, 2014 1:58:05 AM

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January 29, 2014 2:01:43 AM

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($239.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($27.97 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Kingston Black 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($79.17 @ Amazon)
Video Card:Asus gtx 770 2gb $330
Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($54.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620 Bronze $72
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a b 4 Gaming
January 29, 2014 2:06:04 AM

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2Jyeo
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2Jyeo/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2Jyeo/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: Asus Z87-A ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($114.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($64.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: NZXT HALE82-N 750W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ OutletPC)
Total: $961.89
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-29 05:05 EST-0500)
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January 29, 2014 2:06:31 AM

noodles4123 said:
Hi!
Like the title says I would like some help constructing the cheapest, but yet fully functional gaming pc. The only Criterias I have is that for the Gpu I would like it to be a gtx770, 8gb of ram and that the processor be atleast an i5. Other than than anything goes!
and by cheap, I mean below 1k, below 900 would be even better. :) 

Thanks guys!


http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2JygW

A bit expensive but you could opt for the last generation if i5s to make it cheaper, but these are the parts i would recommend
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a b 4 Gaming
January 29, 2014 2:08:52 AM

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2JyfU
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2JyfU/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2JyfU/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($194.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: Asus H87M-E Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($93.82 @ NCIX US)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: NZXT HALE82-N 750W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ OutletPC)
Total: $907.71
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-29 05:08 EST-0500)
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a b 4 Gaming
January 29, 2014 2:09:01 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Extreme3 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($72.25 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($74.98 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $932.16
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-29 05:08 EST-0500)

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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($187.66 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty H87 Performance ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($72.25 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($74.98 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $889.83
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-29 05:14 EST-0500)
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January 29, 2014 2:50:48 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($186.99 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: ASRock H81M-HDS Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($49.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($72.25 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.66 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Zotac GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($309.49 @ Staples)
Case: NZXT Source 210 Elite (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($42.98 @ Best Buy)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($37.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Keyboard: Logitech MK120 Wired Slim Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($11.99 @ B&H)
Total: $786.33
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-01-29 05:49 EST-0500)
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