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Critique My Build

Last response: in Systems
July 10, 2012 6:56:40 PM

Hi there.

Building a gaming rig for my friend mainly for MMO's and RPG's such as WoW, Guild Wars 2 and the odd FPS, his budget is around £600.

He needs OS, M+K, Monitor.

I put this together for £604 what do you think?

Cheers. :bounce: 

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July 10, 2012 8:57:23 PM

Changed PSU.

a b Ý World of Warcraft
July 10, 2012 9:34:55 PM

that build is nt bad.

this one gives a full quad core. an extra £12 would get you a i5-2380P and 200 more MHz

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-2310 2.9GHz Quad-Core Processor (£129.98 @ Novatech)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61MA-D3V Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£47.52 @ Amazon UK)
Memory: Crucial 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory (£21.47 @ CCL Computers)
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£49.76 @ CCL Computers)
Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 6850 1GB Video Card (£89.99 @ Novatech)
Case: Xigmatek Asgard II Black ATX Mid Tower Case (£29.99 @
Power Supply: Corsair 430W ATX12V Power Supply (£35.32 @
Optical Drive: Sony AD-7280S-0B DVD/CD Writer (£12.96 @ CCL Computers)
Monitor: AOC 2236Vwa 60Hz 22.0" Monitor (£104.76 @ CCL Computers)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) (£71.45 @ CCL Computers)
Keyboard: Gigabyte GK-KM6150 Wired Standard Keyboard w/Optical Mouse (£13.37 @ Dabs)
Total: £606.57
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)