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June 17, 2012 8:34:55 AM

So, I am planning to build a new PC an I'm a bit stuck right now..

I have a budget of around $500 and I chose some parts:
Core i5 2320
HD 6790/GTX 550ti/HD 7770

or

FX-4170/Core i3 2120
GTX 560/HD 6870

Also what PSU should do with those??

Please tell me what is a better option...
I built PCs before so i already chose all other parts..
I plan to do some rendering(video,3d), a lot of gaming and like 100-tabbed browsing :D 
Other suggestions are welcome and also the build should be future proof...
Thanks...

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June 17, 2012 8:57:51 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: November-December

Budget Range: $500

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Surfing at the same time, rendering(3d, videos)

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, HDD, Drive, Case

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Ebay (I will pick up parts like Ram in a local store)

Country: Mauritius

Parts Preferences: Anything that is cheap and performs good

Overclocking: Maybe (The Mobo should support it)

SLI or Crossfire: Not now...(again the Mobo need to have at least 2 PCI-E slots)

Monitor Resolution: 1440x900 later i will get one which is 1920x1080

Additional Comments: I will be playing a lot of games with it
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June 17, 2012 9:40:21 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i3-2120 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.00 @ Mac Connection)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-DS2 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($43.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($45.78 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 6950 2GB Video Card ($189.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Corsair 430W ATX12V Power Supply ($24.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $423.75
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)

473 before rebates, parts are probably a bit more expensive in your country..?
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June 17, 2012 12:43:38 PM

It will cost about 500$ for shipping and stuff...
Also i need a better board... One with 4xDIMMS of DDr3 Ram ... The one you stated only have 2.
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