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Finally bought $1.1k build

first off, thanks goes to all the ppl who helped me here in this wonderful forums, you really helped me alot and I am indebted to you, this is my new build I cut a few corners to lower the prices, I live in egypt so there is no compos here and I bought it from a mall. I will use newegg for links to let you know which model exactly

LCD monitor: SAMSUNG B2330 Glossy Black 23" 5ms
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001386&Tpk=samsung%2023%20B2330

processor: phenom II x4 965
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819103727&cm_re=phenom_II_x4_965-_-19-103-727-_-Product

RAM: corsair 1333 DDR3 cas9 4 GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820145246&cm_re=corsair_1333-_-20-145-246-_-Product

mobo: ASUS M4A87TD/USB3 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131651&cm_re=asus_870-_-13-131-651-_-Product

VGA: XFX HD-585X-ZNFV Radeon HD 5850 1GB Includes Aliens vs. Predator game(cheapest quality card there)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150491&cm_re=XFX_5850-_-14-150-491-_-Product

HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F1 HD753LJ 750GB 7200 RPM 32MB
http://www.newegg.com/product/product.aspx?item=N82E16822152100

PSU: OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 700W(the only modular one I found at mall and I wanted one alot)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817341018&cm_re=ocz_modxtream-_-17-341-018-_-Product

CASE: COOLER MASTER Storm Scout(wonderful case fits the 5850 perfectly but tightly if anyone wondering)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119196&cm_re=STORM_SCOUT-_-11-119-196-_-Product


this totaled to exactly $1120 or in egyptian about 6385 EGP, is this a good build, have I cut too much corners
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  1. Gratz on your new rig
  2. thanks, can you rate plz if 1 being very overpriced and incompatible and 10 being the best this budget can buy in regards to performance
  3. Best answer
    It's hard to call as you can't compare Egg prices for hardware to where u at but though academic this is what i would have done:

    $885AR tower

    ASUS VH232H Glossy Black 23" @ $165AR
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236079
    $1050AR in total (USD)
  4. the hard truth but thanks, prices here are very high compared to newegg and those are some really lucky compos lol
  5. Best answer selected by smile9999.
  6. smile9999 said:
    the hard truth but thanks, prices here are very high compared to newegg and those are some really lucky compos lol


    You are welcomed and enjoy your rig u have ^^
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