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July 14, 2012 1:09:13 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: soon hopefully

Budget Range: 5-600$

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming mostly WoW

Are you buying a monitor: No



Parts to Upgrade: everything i need windows 7 too i guess..also a cheap gaming mouse with some extra buttons on it maybe and keyboard nothin expensive though

Do you need to buy OS: Yes

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg


Parts Preferences: whatevers best

Overclocking: not sure what that is

SLI or Crossfire: Yesdont know what that is

Your Monitor Resolution: dont know

Additional Comments: im a computer noob if you didnt notice..but im sure i could put this thing together and get it started up and everything once i get it..i just want to be able to play WoW on highest settings and be able to play other games doesnt matter if i cant play them on high settings though

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July 14, 2012 3:33:09 PM

655 before rebates is probly out of his price range


heres one just under $600
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Pentium G850 2.9GHz Dual-Core Processor ($85.24 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: MSI H61M-P23 (B3) Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($47.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Pareema 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($21.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($121.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec 380W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($37.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Acer G205HVbd 20.0" Monitor ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Rosewill RK-700M Wired Standard Keyboard ($9.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Rosewill RM-2400L Wired Laser Mouse ($6.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $597.62
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
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July 14, 2012 3:49:34 PM

ScrewySqrl said:
655 before rebates is probly out of his price range


heres one just under $600
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Pentium G850 2.9GHz Dual-Core Processor ($85.24 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: MSI H61M-P23 (B3) Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($47.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Pareema 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($21.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($121.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec 380W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($37.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Acer G205HVbd 20.0" Monitor ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Rosewill RK-700M Wired Standard Keyboard ($9.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Rosewill RM-2400L Wired Laser Mouse ($6.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $597.62
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)


He has a monitor.
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July 14, 2012 4:00:32 PM

ScrewySqrl said:
655 before rebates is probly out of his price range


heres one just under $600
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Pentium G850 2.9GHz Dual-Core Processor ($85.24 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: MSI H61M-P23 (B3) Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($47.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Pareema 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($21.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($121.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Cooler Master 500W ATX12V Power Supply ($34.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Acer G205HVbd 20.0" Monitor ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Rosewill RK-700M Wired Standard Keyboard ($9.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Rosewill RM-2400L Wired Laser Mouse ($6.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $594.62
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)


Well, cancel the monitor and upgrade the RAM and processor.

CPU: Intel Core i3-2130 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor ($145.98 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: MSI H61M-P23 (B3) Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($47.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($39.36 @ SCAN)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($121.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec 380W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($37.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Rosewill RK-700M Wired Standard Keyboard ($9.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Rosewill RM-2400L Wired Laser Mouse ($6.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $585.76
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)

OR

CPU: Intel Core i5-2300 2.8GHz Quad-Core Processor ($179.98 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: MSI H61M-P23 (B3) Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($47.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($39.36 @ SCAN)
Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.98 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Diamond Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($121.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Cooler Master 500W ATX12V Power Supply ($34.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Keyboard: Rosewill RK-700M Wired Standard Keyboard ($9.99 @ Newegg)
Mouse: Rosewill RM-2400L Wired Laser Mouse ($6.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $616.76
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
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July 14, 2012 4:17:49 PM

The two builds above seem fine.
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July 15, 2012 12:40:11 AM

ok so which of the two builds would you guys get...i need to get a case to will all that stuff go in the coolermaster 430...and i assume everything there is compatible

also how hard is building a computer is it just screw this in here and connect this there
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July 15, 2012 3:22:29 AM

pretty much.

there are tons of 'how to build a computer' videos on youtube
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July 15, 2012 5:32:15 AM

jrw100990 said:
ok so which of the two builds would you guys get...i need to get a case to will all that stuff go in the coolermaster 430...and i assume everything there is compatible

also how hard is building a computer is it just screw this in here and connect this there

i3 2 cores, i5 4 cores that's it.
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July 15, 2012 6:31:30 AM

I'm on my iPod touch right now and this is a little difficult to do but I want to help


I3-2120 $110 AND EVERYTHING IS FROM NEWEGG

Biostar H61mgc

2 2gb Sticks of g.skill 1333 ram (no heatsink)

Coolermaster 430

Coolermaster R4 case fan

Corsair 430w

Saphire 6850

Choose a DVD burner and windows 7 64 bit and Logitech Mk120
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July 15, 2012 6:33:34 AM

guerrero said:
I'm on my iPod touch right now and this is a little difficult to do but I want to help


I3-2120 $110 AND EVERYTHING IS FROM NEWEGG

Biostar H61mgc

2 2gb Sticks of g.skill 1333 ram (no heatsink)

Coolermaster 430

Coolermaster R4 case fan

Corsair 430w

Saphire 6850

Choose a DVD burner and windows 7 64 bit and Logitech Mk120

I think the price is much much less than his budget.
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July 15, 2012 6:36:35 AM

Then he can just get 8gb ram (two four gigabyte sticks) and a better keyboard and possibly another case fan or different case
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July 15, 2012 6:37:27 AM

I believe it was $560 total and his budget is $500-$600
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July 15, 2012 6:38:32 AM

guerrero said:
I believe it was $560 total and his budget is $500-$600

Yea, still can upgrade.
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July 15, 2012 6:41:34 AM

OMG! I always forget the hard drive!!!!! *queu bad words and rage*
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July 15, 2012 6:44:09 AM

guerrero said:
OMG! I always forget the hard drive!!!!! *queu bad words and rage*

Better arrange all before you post again.
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July 15, 2012 6:48:10 AM

kelvin08113 said:
Better arrange all before you post again.


And I even looked THROUGH the list and found no flaws. *facepalm x100* or drop the 6850 and get a 6770 add a $67 500gb HDD

I apologize for my inconviniance
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July 15, 2012 7:10:35 AM

Hey! Where is the TS???
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July 15, 2012 7:12:13 AM

TS? WUT?
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July 15, 2012 7:24:32 AM

guerrero said:
TS? WUT?

I meant jrw100990.
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