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Any Suggestion on my First time Build :?

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January 20, 2012 11:32:14 AM

This is my First build. I did have a budget of around £700 But I brought a car and I've got around £530-550 to spend.
So I've come up with casual gaming/home computer. Any suggestion of different parts for some of the parts i choose will be much appriciated :)  Just remember im from the UK not US where everything seems Cheaper :/ 
Here Goes!
(Note everything is from www.amazon.co.uk (UK version)

Motherboard = Asus P8H61 PRO
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004SAMMOA

CPU - i3 -2120
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004FA8NXM

GPU - Sapphire HD6870
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004R7MTPQ

PSU - CoolerMaster Gx-Series 650W 80 Plus Power Supply Unit
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0035QAKOM

RAM - Corsair XMS3 8GB Two Memory Module Kit
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B003N8GVUY

HDD - WD Caviar Blue 500GB Sata3
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00461G3MS

Case - Zulman Z9 Plus
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004FPQL0E

CDDrive - Sony 24x Internal DVD Rewriter
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0057FRTPW

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Anti Static Wrist Strap
http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004CS5WIG

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Total Cost - £525.27 Bit under Budget :) 

So If you see anything ***, please say so cheers :) 




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January 20, 2012 11:42:10 AM

Its a good build.If you can do an efort to £579.54 with shipping taxes.
MOBO : Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Motherboards...
CPU : I5 2500K
https://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials/Intel+Core+i5-2500...
RAM : 8GB Corsair Vengeance
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Memory/DDR3/...
GPU : PowerColor HD 6870 1GB GDDR5
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Graphics+Car...
HDD : 500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Hard+Drives/...
PSU : 550W OCZ ZS Series ATX2.2 80PLUS Bronze
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Power+Suppli...
DVD-RW : LG GH22NS70 22x DVD±RW with DL & RAM
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Blu-Ray+%2F+...
CASE : ARIANET Colossus Black Midi Tower
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Cases/MIDI+T...
TOTAL : £579.54
January 20, 2012 11:49:37 AM

sosofm said:
Its a good build.


Thanks, So you reckon I should buy it?
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January 20, 2012 1:28:35 PM

Yes.
January 24, 2012 9:02:59 AM

sosofm said:
Its a good build.If you can do an efort to £579.54 with shipping taxes.
MOBO : Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Motherboards...
CPU : I5 2500K
https://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials/Intel+Core+i5-2500...
RAM : 8GB Corsair Vengeance
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Memory/DDR3/...
GPU : PowerColor HD 6870 1GB GDDR5
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Graphics+Car...
HDD : 500GB Western Digital Caviar Blue
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Hard+Drives/...
PSU : 550W OCZ ZS Series ATX2.2 80PLUS Bronze
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Power+Suppli...
DVD-RW : LG GH22NS70 22x DVD±RW with DL & RAM
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Blu-Ray+%2F+...
CASE : ARIANET Colossus Black Midi Tower
https://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Components/Cases/MIDI+T...
TOTAL : £579.54


Extremely cheap to what i've seen before. May go with this. Not sure on GPU though
!