I was creating a build for an i3-2120 setup, but my budget has increased as uncle sam was a little generous this year. Budget increased frrom $600-$750. The i5's benchmarks are noticebly higher than anything else in the sub $200 CPU range so I wanna get one.
.Approximate Purchase Date: 1 -2 weeks
Budget Range:$750-(will wait an extra week to drop $850 if its well worth it
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming and Music Production
Parts Not Required: Moniter, Keyboard, Mouse, Speakers
Preferred Website(s) for Parts:newegg.com
Parts Preferences: i5, roomy case with good airflow(preferably tool-less)