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$1100 fast build for business

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May 16, 2012 1:48:37 PM




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Country: Canada- Medicine Hat Alberta:: 3hours from Calgary AB
Budget: Under $1100
Websites: Any that ship to canada, Newegg,ncix,tigerdirect,memory express,vuugo,amazon etc. canada websites
Usage: Ncomputing box to like 2-3 computers as a host, quickbooks, starcarft 2 without graphics card!!, and business stuff like that: I want the computer to be FAST!
Parts needed: SSD, I7 3770K, Sick Lighted up case that is cheap like the Azza Spartan,
Parts not needed: windows 7, keyboard, screen mouse, graphics card, cd drive, not excess periphals
Company preference: Doesnt matter, kinda on the ASUS side for mobos but doesnt matter, i rather get the best one then the one i have in mind! LOL
My build in mind:

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($359.99 @ Memory Express)
CPU Cooler: Thermalright Silver Arrow CPU Cooler ($69.99 @ Memory Express)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($141.95 @ DirectCanada)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Z Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($83.99 @ Newegg Canada)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($125.92 @ Amazon Canada)
Hard Drive: Seagate Constellation ES 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($121.99 @ Vuugo)
Case: Azza Spartan CSAZ-102E ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ NCIX)
Power Supply: Corsair 600W ATX12V Power Supply ($54.99 @ Canada Computers)
Total: $1018.81
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-05-08 19:00 EDT-0400)

IF THERE IS ANYTHING BETTER THAT YOU KNOW OF BETWEEN $5-15 PRICE RANGE PLEASE POST.
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i need a big ssd 120gb for cheap and would like a GOOD cpu cooler,: i picked the thermal right silver arrow cuz i heard its beast: i dont wanna go noctua d14 cuz its too expensive, if theres anything better for a close $5-10 price please tell me.

Will my psu have enough power?

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May 16, 2012 4:08:35 PM

If your not using a video card then the 600w psu will be enough and unless you are overclocking you don't need a killer cpu heatsink/fan , you can get one for half the price of the Thermalright.

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1683...

If there's no video card then you don't need multiple x16 slots;

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=10530BD9683&v... LX&manufacture=ASUS

These choices would save a few bucks and you could save more if you wanted to go with an AMD setup. Since video is not an option and your looking for processing power then the AMD cpu's can compete very well.

AMD FX-8150 Zambezi 3.6GHz Socket AM3+ 125W Eight-Core Desktop Processor FD8150FRGUBOX
$209.99
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

This is an eight core cpu clocked at 3.6 ghz and can be clocked a lot higher.

ASUS M5A99X EVO AM3+ AMD 990X SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS
$152.99 and a $15 rebate makes the final price $147.99
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

This motherbaord is a little bit more but I chose it because of the 990X chipset and also I just looked at Newegg and you might be able to find it for less somewhere else. It also takes dual channel memory.

G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model F3-10666CL9D-16GBXL
$104.99
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682...




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May 16, 2012 4:14:07 PM

What would be faster because I am looking for a very fast computer. Thanks for the reply. My first build was going to be a 8150 but then i5 2500k turne out to be better.
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May 16, 2012 4:28:24 PM

The Intel cpu's are known for better performance with video and gaming but the AMD cpu's can compete when it's productivity and number crunching and the 8150 comes at a higher stock speed and can be overclocked to a much higher speed. Plus you have 8 physical cores that are not hyperthreaded and the cpu is a multitasking beast , so if it's just office use and not video I would seriously think about the 8150.
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