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August 24, 2014 11:03:56 AM

Hey guys so, I have little money but want a decent PC. I have storage already from an older pc (1 TB). But I want to know if this build will work. Before I list them, please note I am only 14, so don't recommend any other components if mine aren't the best. I can't have a job because I'm 13 meaning I don't have much money. Anyways, here they are.

Case: http://bit.ly/1qDHacg

MOBO: http://bit.ly/1vBd25E

CPU: http://bit.ly/1tyQ4vE

GPU: http://bit.ly/1vBd9xW

RAM: http://bit.ly/1qa2HMe

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August 24, 2014 11:13:48 AM

The only thing you are missing is the PSU to power the build something like a 430W will do. Also in my opinion this case is much better and the build quality too - http://www.ncixus.com/products/?usaffiliateid=100003150.... I dont know why you are going for an intel build with a dual core cpu and expensive motherboard if you can get an amd build for much cheaper that will perform better. Use a website called PC PART PICKER to find the cheapest prices and parts. Lastly i suggest you get a next gen console any game you want to play including minecraft will be on it and its cheaper than building a pc i normally dont recommend it but in this case if you want to build a pc to play games on then its not going to run anything even minecraft on the other hand the xbox one will run all games at 60-30 fps on high settings. If you had like 700 bucks then you can build a much better pc than an xbox one.
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August 24, 2014 11:13:52 AM

Might work for awhile till that PSU blows up and frys it all. Never skimp on the PSU. Also check out this site it will make creating(and posting) a build much easier.
pcpartpicker.com
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August 24, 2014 11:56:02 AM

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The only thing you are missing is the PSU to power the build something like a 430W will do. Also in my opinion this case is much better and the build quality too - http://www.ncixus.com/products/?usaffiliateid=100003150.... I dont know why you are going for an intel build with a dual core cpu and expensive motherboard if you can get an amd build for much cheaper that will perform better. Use a website called PC PART PICKER to find the cheapest prices and parts. Lastly i suggest you get a next gen console any game you want to play including minecraft will be on it and its cheaper than building a pc i normally dont recommend it but in this case if you want to build a pc to play games on then its not going to run anything even minecraft on the other hand the xbox one will run all games at 60-30 fps on high settings. If you had like 700 bucks then you can build a much better pc than an xbox one.


Yeah I would get a next gen console but I prefer PC much, much more. Plus, like I said before I'm tight on money
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August 24, 2014 11:57:26 AM

bignastyid said:
Might work for awhile till that PSU blows up and frys it all. Never skimp on the PSU. Also check out this site it will make creating(and posting) a build much easier.
pcpartpicker.com


Alright. So all I really need is a PSU and a case, then? What PSU would you recommend.
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August 24, 2014 12:05:18 PM

The EVGA SuperNOVA 750 B2. It's about 70-80$ and it's really good.
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August 24, 2014 12:07:25 PM

zeyuanfu said:
The EVGA SuperNOVA 750 B2. It's about 70-80$ and it's really good.


I don't think I honestly need 750W. I think I'll only end up needing 500W max
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August 24, 2014 12:08:54 PM

YoussefK said:
zeyuanfu said:
The EVGA SuperNOVA 750 B2. It's about 70-80$ and it's really good.


I don't think I honestly need 750W. I think I'll only end up needing 500W max

SLI, Crossfire and high-end CPUs all require at least 500 watts. Better to be safe than sorry!
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August 24, 2014 12:13:11 PM

zeyuanfu said:
YoussefK said:
zeyuanfu said:
The EVGA SuperNOVA 750 B2. It's about 70-80$ and it's really good.


I don't think I honestly need 750W. I think I'll only end up needing 500W max

SLI, Crossfire and high-end CPUs all require at least 500 watts. Better to be safe than sorry!


I'm not running Crossfire, only one GPU. And the G3258 isn't really high end.

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August 24, 2014 12:14:43 PM

zeyuanfu said:
plywrlw said:
This is the absolute minimum I'd recommend http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-power-supply-100w1043...

That and every unit below 700 watts rebranded by EVGA are made by HEC, who makes crap PSUs.


Did you read the OP's original post? All those parts added up to around $200! His budget is super tight! Besides that PSU has been pretty favourably reviewed even on JonnyGuru.

Here's the review of the 500w http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=...
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August 24, 2014 12:45:15 PM

plywrlw said:
zeyuanfu said:
plywrlw said:
This is the absolute minimum I'd recommend http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-power-supply-100w1043...

That and every unit below 700 watts rebranded by EVGA are made by HEC, who makes crap PSUs.


Did you read the OP's original post? All those parts added up to around $200! His budget is super tight! Besides that PSU has been pretty favourably reviewed even on JonnyGuru.

Here's the review of the 500w http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=...


Indeed it is, so I'm going with this case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but I'm debating on ether the EVGA 430W or the 500W one.
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August 24, 2014 12:55:39 PM

YoussefK said:
plywrlw said:
zeyuanfu said:
plywrlw said:
This is the absolute minimum I'd recommend http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-power-supply-100w1043...

That and every unit below 700 watts rebranded by EVGA are made by HEC, who makes crap PSUs.


Did you read the OP's original post? All those parts added up to around $200! His budget is super tight! Besides that PSU has been pretty favourably reviewed even on JonnyGuru.

Here's the review of the 500w http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=...


Indeed it is, so I'm going with this case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but I'm debating on ether the EVGA 430W or the 500W one.


If you go for the 500w version

1. There will be less strain on the PSU
2. You will have more future upgrade options available
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August 24, 2014 12:57:31 PM

plywrlw said:
YoussefK said:
plywrlw said:
zeyuanfu said:
plywrlw said:
This is the absolute minimum I'd recommend http://pcpartpicker.com/part/evga-power-supply-100w1043...

That and every unit below 700 watts rebranded by EVGA are made by HEC, who makes crap PSUs.


Did you read the OP's original post? All those parts added up to around $200! His budget is super tight! Besides that PSU has been pretty favourably reviewed even on JonnyGuru.

Here's the review of the 500w http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=...


Indeed it is, so I'm going with this case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... but I'm debating on ether the EVGA 430W or the 500W one.


If you go for the 500w version

1. There will be less strain on the PSU
2. You will have more future upgrade options available


Alrighty then :)  Thank you for the help.


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August 24, 2014 5:37:34 PM

Honestly you will need to pay for online if you get an xbox and expensive games.
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