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Hi im doing a first time build and i was wondering if i can improve anywhere or get any suggestions
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Motherboard-ASUS Z87-PRO LGA 1150 Intel Z87 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
Cpu-Intel Core i5-4670K Haswell 3.4GHz LGA 1150 84W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics
VideoCard-EVGA SuperClocked 02G-P4-2662-KR GeForce GTX 660 2GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
Ram-G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) Desktop Memory Model F3-17000CL11D-8GBXL
PowerSupply-Thermaltake SMART Series SP-650PCBUS 650W ATX 12V 2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply
Thermaltake SMART Series SP-650PCBUS 650W ATX 12V 2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready
HardDrive-SAMSUNG 840 EVO MZ-7TE250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA 6Gb/s MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
SAMSUNG 840 EVO MZ-7TE250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA 6Gb/s MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
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  1. Hi im doing a first time build and i was wondering if i can improve anywhere or get any suggestions
    Build:
    Motherboard-ASUS Z87-PRO LGA 1150 Intel Z87 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
    Cpu-Intel Core i5-4670K Haswell 3.4GHz LGA 1150 84W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics
    VideoCard-EVGA SuperClocked 02G-P4-2662-KR GeForce GTX 660 2GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
    Ram-G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) Desktop Memory Model F3-17000CL11D-8GBXL
    PowerSupply-Thermaltake SMART Series SP-650PCBUS 650W ATX 12V 2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply
    Thermaltake SMART Series SP-650PCBUS 650W ATX 12V 2.3 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready
    HardDrive-SAMSUNG 840 EVO MZ-7TE250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA 6Gb/s MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
    SAMSUNG 840 EVO MZ-7TE250BW 2.5" 250GB SATA 6Gb/s MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)


    new at posting sorry
  2. Your weakest link in there is probably your gpu, a 660 is not the best really what is your budget?
  3. Jameson Clark said:
    Your weakest link in there is probably your gpu, a 660 is not the best really what is your budget?


    For the gpu around 250
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    Timmis said:
    Jameson Clark said:
    Your weakest link in there is probably your gpu, a 660 is not the best really what is your budget?


    For the gpu around 250


    You could get a gtx 760 for right around that high end of your budget and it would certainly be better than the 660. Here are some comparison benchmarks between the two
    http://www.anandtech.com/bench/product/1039?vs=1038
  5. Jameson Clark said:
    Timmis said:
    Jameson Clark said:
    Your weakest link in there is probably your gpu, a 660 is not the best really what is your budget?


    For the gpu around 250


    You could get a gtx 760 for right around that high end of your budget and it would certainly be better than the 660. Here are some comparison benchmarks between the two
    http://www.anandtech.com/bench/product/1039?vs=1038


    So with the 760 it would be a good build?
  6. The 760 would make it a better rig and in comparison to your other parts brings your gpu up to par with them
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