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Hello this is my build for the computer I am getting. It's slightly over $600. Is there anything I can take out to decrease the price by a hundred bucks? Thank you.


CPU AMD Athlon X4 760K 3.8GHz Quad-Core $84.73

Motherboard MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 Micro ATX FM2 $57.78

Memory PNY XLR8 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 $63.99

Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM $54.98

Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB $144.99

Case Antec One ATX Mid Tower $34.99

Power Supply Corsair 430W ATX12V $33.98

Optical Drive LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer $15.98

Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 - 64-bit (OEM) (64-bit)
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  1. Don't buy an apu and then add a video card too. This would not a be a good build at all for $600.
  2. Best answer
    This is much better for $554

    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg/benchmarks/

    CPU: AMD Athlon X4 760K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor ($84.73 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard ($57.78 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($36.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.98 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card ($144.99 @ NCIX US)
    Case: Antec One ATX Mid Tower Case ($34.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($33.98 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ OutletPC)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC)
    Total: $554.40
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-21 23:35 EDT-0400)
  3. What about the new build?

    CTurbo said:
    This is much better for $554

    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/3waqg/benchmarks/

    CPU: AMD Athlon X4 760K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor ($84.73 @ OutletPC)
    Motherboard: MSI FM2-A75MA-E35 Micro ATX FM2 Motherboard ($57.78 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($36.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.98 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card ($144.99 @ NCIX US)
    Case: Antec One ATX Mid Tower Case ($34.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($33.98 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ OutletPC)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC)
    Total: $554.40
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-21 23:35 EDT-0400)
  4. I know its not much, but newegg also has slightly cheaper R7 260x 2 GB Models. Here's one example, some sort of two game offer going on too: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161450
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