What do you think? :)

Hi everyone I'm looking to build my first pc :) I was wondering if this is any good:
i3 3225
Bitfenix prodigy
128gb samsung 840 ssd
500gb hdd
430w corsair psu
8gb corsair vengeance ram
asus p8h77-i

OR (around same price)
i5 3550
128gb samsung 840 ssd
500gb hdd
430w corsair psu
8gb corsair ram
Gigabyte z77-ds3h

I know the obvious choic is the i5 build however I cant find a case I like under 50 pounds :/ any recommendations?
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More about what think
  1. What is your budget and intended uses for this system?
  2. A bit out of my budget mate but thanks anyway ;)
  3. My budget is preferably under 450 pounds and for now Ill just be using it for web browsing etc but in the future ill be gaming on it when I can save up for a decent card... :)

    I like both of them.. thanks
  4. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor (£83.98 @ Aria PC)
    Motherboard: ASRock B75M-GL Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£47.99 @ Novatech)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£34.99 @ Dabs)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£49.98 @ Ebuyer)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7850 1GB Video Card (£126.94 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Case: Cooler Master Elite 430 ATX Mid Tower Case (£38.99 @ Dabs)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£44.09 @ Ebuyer)
    Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£12.98 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Total: £439.94
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-24 21:19 GMT+0000)

    This will play modern games on medium/high settings and do everything else you need it to without issue.
  5. Thankss :D you really helped
  6. Anytime man! Always glad to be of assistance.
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