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August 9, 2012 6:44:22 PM

Can you guys tell me if this is a good system build, i'm going to start building my pc soon put this is currently my amazon basket, is there any suggestions/changes that you guys can make
keep in mind i have a 1080p HD monitor, a disc driive and multicard reader aswell as a keyboard and mouse

CiT 650W Power Supply Unit with PSU and Dual 12V Rails - Black Edition
£26.48



Arctic Cooling MX-4 4g Thermal Compound
£3.87



Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev.2 CPU Cooler
£15.30



AMD Bulldozer FX-4100 Socket AM3+ 4 Core Processor - 3.60GHz, 3.80GHz Turbo
£80.85



Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 Motherboard (Socket AM3+, Up to 16GB DDR3, USB 3.0, uATX)
£48.66



Seagate ST31000524AS 3.5 inch Barracuda 1TB GB 7200rpm SATA Drive with 32MB Buffer
£65.99



EVGA Nvidia 01G-P3-1463-KR GeForce GTX 560 Graphics Card (Super Clocked, 1GB, GDDR5)
£139.10



Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 8GB 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 Vengeance Memory Two Module Kit
£39.66


Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium with Service Pack 1, 64-bit, English, 1 Pack, DSP OEI (PC) (This OEM software is intended for system builders only)
£72.99


Zalman Z9 Plus Midi Tower Case - Black (ATX, M-ATX, 7 Expansion Slots, Supports Bottom PSU Installation, Upto 7 System Fans, Tool Free HDD Installation)
£44.99

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August 9, 2012 6:46:39 PM

What's your overall budget? There's no need to buy extra thermal compound, that Arctic Cooling fan is really no better than the stock fan - you're just wasting money there, and there's far better CPUs you could be going with than the FX-4100.
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August 9, 2012 7:53:42 PM

i wonder why arctic cooling is so bad
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August 9, 2012 8:41:37 PM

TheBigTroll said:
i wonder why arctic cooling is so bad


The Arctic Cooling fan I got was so poorly made that the casing housing the PWM fan broke into several pieces while I was installing it, and it didn't line up with AMD's mounts so I had to completely take apart the system to install the fan.
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August 9, 2012 9:46:36 PM

could any of you suggest any good replacements for the stuff i've selected, my budget is 500-600 pounds
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