Solved Pre-Built PC vs buying and building? Tags: Core Hard Drives CPUs AMD Systems Memory Last response: June 1, 2014 5:30 PM in Systems Share howdothesemachinesevenwork June 1, 2014 5:13:48 PM People say CyberpowerPC is not trustable and more expensive. Can anyone beat this for $899 (not including taxes or shipping)? CAS: Cooler Master HAF 912 CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.50 GHz Eight-Core FAN: Asetek 510LC 120mm Liquid Cooling CPU Cooler HDD: 2TB (2TBx1) SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 64MB Cache 7200RPM HDD MEMORY: 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3/1600MHz Dual Channel Memory (Corsair or Major Brand) MOTHERBOARD: GIGABYTE 970A-DS3P AMD 970 ATX VIDEO: AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB GDDR5 OS: Windows 8 POWERSUPPLY: 600 Watts - Standard 80 Plus Certified Power Supply They also would send a keyboard and mouse but whatever. More about : pre built buying building Reply to howdothesemachinesevenwork Best solution woltej1 a b à CPUs a b À AMD a b } Memory June 1, 2014 5:30:20 PM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/LmjfhM Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/LmjfhM/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/LmjfhM/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-4590 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor ($199.98 @ SuperBiiz) Motherboard: ASRock H97 PRO4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($89.98 @ SuperBiiz) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($71.10 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($58.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 280X 3GB Dual-X Video Card ($269.99 @ Amazon) Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: Thermaltake SMART 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($54.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.99 @ NCIX US) Total: $900.00 If you wanted to stick with AMD for some reason the money you save vs intel could be put towards a SSD. Reply to woltej1 Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Building PC vs buying prebuilt... Forum SolvedHelp Building First DIY Gaming PC vs prebuilt iBuyPower Forum SolvedNew Build with a few old parts vs Buying Prebuilt Forum Need help on buying a £700-£800 PC to build myself or prebuilt in the UK. Forum SolvedI'm Buying a Pre-built PC Forum SolvedBuying a Pre-built PC would love opinions. Forum SolvedI'm buying a Pre-built PC Forum SolvedBuilding//buying Pre-Built; Which one? Forum Should i build my own PC or buy prebuilt. Forum Is it just me or is this pre-built PC actually worth buying? Forum SolvedConvincing My Parents To Let Me Build a PC vs. Buying a Gateway at Walmart Forum Should I buy an Pre-Built Alienware X-51 or Build my own PC Forum SolvedReplacing motherboard on prebuilt PC, do I need to buy windows 8? Forum Build first pc, or buy a prebuilt Forum buying a prebuilt pc and turning into gaming pc Forum SolvedFound A Prebuilt PC But Wanna Save Money And Build It With Same Specs Forum SolvedGood prebuilt gaming PC to buy? Forum SolvedBuilding vs prebuilt? Forum SolvedPre-built VS Self-built Gaming PC Undecided Forum Pre-Built Vs Custom Built PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !