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First Build (canada)

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Last response: in Systems
April 22, 2012 6:15:06 PM

Hey everyone. My friend told me to post my first build here and ask for suggestions and better prices here. I AM FROM CANADA! :wahoo: 
Below i will link all the parts and the total price

CPU: Intel Core i3 2120 Dual Core Hyperthreading Processor LGA1155 3.3GHZ Sandy Bridge 3MB

Motherboard: ASRock H61ICAFE LGA 1155 Intel H61 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Memory: PNY Optima 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory

Hard Drive: Samsung by Seagate Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ/ST500DM005 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

Video Card:
XFX Radeon HD 6870 900MHZ 1GB 4.2GHZ GDDR5 2xDVI HDMI 2x Mini DisplayPort PCI-E Video Card

Case: Antec Three Hundred Illusion ATX Mid Tower Case

Power Supply: Silverstone 600W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply

Optical Drive: LG GH24NS70 OEM DVD/CD Writer

If anyone has any suggestions to lower the price that would be awesome! my total right now after taxes and shipping is $802.27 CAD .

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April 23, 2012 2:35:57 AM

I would recommend buying my parts from one store and preferably one local one. It is easier for waranty. Depending where you live I recomend memory express. They also do price matches.
April 23, 2012 6:26:55 AM

OK i've made a few changes and have lowered my price down to $662.20 CAD after shipping handling and taxes. i'm pretty happy about this. if someone with more experience could have a look at this (this is my first attempt at this)



Hard Drive

Gaming Case

Optical Drive


Video Card

Power Source