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March 3, 2013 4:50:52 AM

Hi All,

So i'm choosing with 2 builds due to my budget was an issue here in my country because the components are a bit higher. So can you help me decide guys?

Casing : Antec 300 Illusion
spk: Altec Lansing (BXR 1320) 2.0 Speaker
hdd/ssd: OCZ Vertex 4 128gb sata 3
cpu: Intel Core i5 3570K Unlocked
vga: Sapphire HD 7870XT Boost Ed' 2gb/256bit ddr5
mb: lga1155 Asrock Z77 Extreme 4
Corsair TX 650watts (TX650 v2) 80Plus Bronze / Seasonic (M12II) 620watts 80Plus Bronze : Which is better?
Corsair Vengeance LP (Dual) 2x4gb ddr3 1600 CL9 (CML8GX3M2A1600C9)
hdd int 3.5: WDC Caviar Black (All Variation)
mon: Asus 24" ( VS247H ) LED

This will be around 1,400$

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Casing : Antec 300 Illusion
spk: Altec Lansing (BXR 1320) 2.0 Speaker
hdd/ssd: OCZ Vertex 4 128gb sata 3
cpu: Intel Core i5 3570
Sapphire HD 7870XT Boost Ed' 2gb/256bit ddr5
mb: lga1155 Asrock h77 MVP
Corsair TX 650watts (TX650 v2) 80Plus Bronze / Seasonic (M12II) 620watts 80Plus Bronze : Which is better?
Corsair Vengeance LP (Dual) 2x4gb ddr3 1600 CL9 (CML8GX3M2A1600C9)
hdd int 3.5: WDC Caviar Black
mon: Asus 24" ( VS247H ) LED

This one will cost around 1,250$

I dont know if im gonna overclock but if i will it will add the tab for the CM EVO 212?

What do you things guys and pls dont mind if your can recommend better parts or replacing it?

Thank you.


March 3, 2013 5:02:39 AM

For $1250 you can definitely get a better GPU. The Antec 300 is a good case but it lacks cable management.

I'd suggest something like this:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($32.98 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($129.99 @ Microcenter)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($52.98 @ Amazon)
Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($124.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($73.52 @ Amazon)
Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($289.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($64.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 520W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($74.64 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($18.98 @ Outlet PC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC)
Total: $1143.03
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-03-03 02:02 EST-0500)

Then add whatever monitor you want.
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March 3, 2013 5:36:07 AM

thanks mate! but in my country if converted the parts that you have given i will get 1500$ on it.. Hahahah LOL.

can you give me another video card because the XFX is not available here. i will try to push my budget, thank you
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