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Anonymous
March 20, 2014 9:57:03 PM

So heres what I have so far: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3dCRb
I only have the peripherals, monitor, OS, and Case. please fill in the rest for me.

My budget is $1500 and ive spent about $300 so far so $1200 is for the rest. I would like a very smooth gaming/video editing PC that can run Titanfall, BF4, LoL and can handle lots of video editing and web surfing. So yeah thank you!

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a b 4 Gaming
March 20, 2014 10:02:38 PM

Is the main purpose gaming or video editing?

Do you prefer raedon or nvidia graphics card?
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March 20, 2014 10:13:18 PM

jonoj96 said:
Is the main purpose gaming or video editing?

Do you prefer raedon or nvidia graphics card?


Main purpose is gaming, and whichever one is better but if I had to choose then NVIDIA would be good.
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a b 4 Gaming
March 20, 2014 10:17:07 PM

What will be your main game played?
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a b 4 Gaming
March 20, 2014 10:40:18 PM

This is with a raedon gpu

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.00 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($149.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($75.89 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 280X 3GB Video Card ($499.99 @ Mwave)
Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($45.58 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 620W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.99 @ NCIX US)
Monitor: Asus VX228H 60Hz 21.5" Monitor ($139.99 @ Amazon)
Keyboard: Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($32.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $1438.38
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-21 01:17 EDT-0400)

This is with a nvidia gpu

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.00 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($149.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($75.89 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 780 3GB Video Card ($525.91 @ Newegg)
Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($45.58 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 620W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.99 @ NCIX US)
Monitor: Asus VX228H 60Hz 21.5" Monitor ($139.99 @ Newegg)
Keyboard: Cooler Master CM Storm Devastator Gaming Bundle Wired Gaming Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($32.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $1464.30
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-21 01:39 EDT-0400)
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March 21, 2014 5:43:17 PM

Here:
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3dwfO
Since your video editing, it maybe CPU intensive, assuming that you will use programs like after effects, vegas pro, cinema 4d, Photoshop ect.
So you will need an i7 and 16gigs of ram to be safe, besides games ar already demanding i7 as reccomended spec.
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