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[UK] Budget Gaming PC

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December 20, 2012 7:01:07 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: Sometime after Christmas

Budget Range: £400-500

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies

Are you buying a monitor:No

Do you need to buy OS: No

Location: City, State/Region, Country - UK Cheshire

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Additional Comments: Would like to be able to run - CSGO, Counter strike/Garys mod on high, BF3 on High / Ultra with good FPS of course & Minecraft - ect

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: My first build

Here a build that was suggested to me -


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December 20, 2012 8:52:10 AM

a b 4 Gaming
December 20, 2012 9:21:31 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor (£139.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: MSI B75A-G43 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£56.10 @
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£32.36 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£35.94 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card (£159.94 @
Case: Zalman Z9 ATX Mid Tower Case (£39.94 @ Dabs)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.98 @ Novatech)
Total: £514.25
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-20 11:21 GMT+0000)
a b 4 Gaming
December 20, 2012 10:07:39 AM

^good build.