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Is this PC build decent for 1000

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Anonymous
August 30, 2012 11:03:17 PM

Intel® Core™ i5-3570 Processor (4x 3.40GHz/6MB L3 Cache)

8 GB [4 GB X2] DDR3-1600 Memory Module

NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 - 1GB

[SLI] ASRock Fatal1ty Z77 Professional-M

850 Watt - Corsair CMPSU-850AX

1 TB HARD DRIVE -- 32M Cache, 7200 RPM, 6.0Gb/s

24X Dual Format/Double Layer DVD±R/±RW + CD-R/RW Drive

Onboard LAN Network (Gb or 10/100)

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium + Office Starter 2010 (Includes basic versions of Word and Excel) 64-Bit

P.S
My First PC not a hardcore gamer just casual gamer but soon wanting to upgrade to hardcore

My friend after I bought this said he can build a better one for under 300 dollars.

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August 30, 2012 11:11:40 PM

is this from ibuypower.com
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Anonymous
August 31, 2012 2:18:23 AM

Yes
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August 31, 2012 8:32:56 AM

What games do you plan on playing? That graphics card isn't very good.
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August 31, 2012 8:44:38 AM

That is a horrible build for that kind of money sorry to half to say that. Here you go buddy i left you money to add a SSD for you to install os on if you want to if not save it enjoy! PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($149.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($41.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card ($247.55 @ Newegg)
Case: Corsair Carbide Series 300R Windowed ATX Mid Tower Case ($74.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling 600W ATX12V Power Supply ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($21.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $936.46
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-08-31 04:43 EDT-0400)
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September 1, 2012 3:19:09 AM

if you want to only play WoW downgrade cpu to i3-2120 and upgrade gpu to amd radeon hd 7770
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Anonymous
September 3, 2012 5:02:42 PM

Won a Geforce GTX 660 ti to replace the graphics card
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September 3, 2012 5:35:59 PM

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Won a Geforce GTX 660 ti to replace the graphics card
Congrats! :sol: 
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Anonymous
September 3, 2012 6:44:20 PM

should it be decent now then?
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September 3, 2012 8:14:13 PM

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should it be decent now then?
It will be much better yes ;) 
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