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Budget Build

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January 11, 2012 9:41:22 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: End of January

Budget Range: under $325

System Usage from Most to Least Important: internet, word, games

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, moniter, os

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com

Country: US of A

Parts Preferences: by brand or type: AMD CPU

Overclocking: no

SLI or Crossfire: no

Monitor Resolution: 1440x900

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here is what i came up with so far.

CPU- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
HDD- Already bought
CD drive- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Case- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
PSU- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
GPU- with cpu
Ram- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Mobo- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Or 8 gb ram if its worth it- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

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January 11, 2012 10:08:58 PM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I'd switch to this PSU, i think they're both the same price.

If you can find a cheap kit, 1600 Mhz memory will be better, it's sometimes only a few dollars difference. Whether you need 4 or 8 GB is up to you. 4GB should get you by if you aren't running a lot of programs and tabs.

You might also want to check the combos with your APU. Newegg is offering a lot of combos with APU + motherboard. A55 chipset is alright if you're cutting costs, but an A75 has USB3 and SATA3.

What kind of gaming are you doing, even on the low end?
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January 11, 2012 10:52:52 PM

actually nevermind, i dont need a wifi card.
January 14, 2012 1:28:50 AM

so is that combo good?
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