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gaming pc build around 800

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February 13, 2014 12:20:10 AM

im thinking about getting into pc gaming and i want to build my own. so i need a full list of parts and whatever else advice you can give me as i know nothing about computers. and as for some of the small things, i could care less about how big the case is and it has to look good.(i understand that it really shouldnt matter) i do plan on overclocking and also plan on future upgrades so i need a little bit of extra room. and also i plan on using my tv as a display and it would help if i could use an hdmi. thanks in advance.

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February 13, 2014 2:17:48 AM

I guess 800 means 800 dollars.

For 800 dollars the best you can get is:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($149.99 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 760 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Microcenter)
Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($57.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 520W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($65.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.98 @ OutletPC)
Total: $793.90
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-02-13 05:07 EST-0500)

The Graphics card I included has HDMI output so, you can easily connect your TV.

However if you plan to overclock in the future then you will need an aftermarket CPU cooler like:

http://pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-cpu-cooler-h100i
or
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/noctua-cpu-cooler-nhd14

And there is plenty of room for future upgrades as well like options for adding more RAM, multiple GPU support like crossfire or SLI and option for adding a better CPU from AMD FX series.
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