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December 6, 2012 12:58:16 AM

I am on a budget of $700-900

this is what i got for the build

CPU: Intel i3 2120 3.3ghz
GPU: XFX Double D Black hd 7770
Memory: Gskil Ripjaws 2x4gb ram
Mobo: MSI z77a-g41 lga 1155
Hdd: Seagate Barracuda 500gb 7200 rpm
OS: Windows 7
Power Supply: Corsair cx600 600 watt
Burner: Lite on
Case: Zalman z9 plus

and i am also adding cooling fans and such.
keyboard mouse i already have and also the monitor i have

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December 6, 2012 1:12:09 AM

its a pretty good mid range build. It shouldn't come close to $700 though. If it does you are paying too much. What are you going to do with it?

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December 6, 2012 1:28:03 AM

- CPU is a generation behind - the latest line, Ivy Bridge, is available for literally the same price.
- GPU is okay, but really you can do better.
- No point in a z77 board if the CPU has a locked multiplier.
- The 1TB HDDs aren't too far away.
- Corsair CX has mediocre quality, and was manufactured by a rather questionable company.
- Changed the casing, but feel free to revert it back.

Here's a revision.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($87.55 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($38.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($189.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Rosewill REDBONE U3 ATX Mid Tower Case ($44.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($53.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Lite-On IHAS324-98 DVD/CD Writer ($14.99 @ Newegg)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $710.46
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-05 22:27 EST-0500)

EDIT: Oh hi, bigcy! :lol: 

His build looks better than mine. The 7870 is a much more powerful video card.
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