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Gaming Rig £1500

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December 13, 2012 12:24:27 PM

This is the Gaming Rig i am going to get just want others opinion

Gamings i will be Playing

Minecraft
Starcraft 2
the sims 3
BF3
World of warcraft
And maybe others
and i will be editing a bit as well so this is the system

Budget:£1500

My 1st Gaming Computer DONT KNOW ABOUT THE Processor yet be i7 2600k or i7 2700k

Processor:£208Intel Core I7 2600K 3.4Ghz
http://www.amazon.co.uk/INTEL-I7-2600K-3400MHz-LGA1155-...

Memory:£54:Corsair CMX16GX3M4A1600C9 16GB XMS 1600MHz
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CMX16GX3M4A1600C9-16GB-...

Video Card:£231Asus Geforce GTX 660ti 2GB
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-GTX660-TI-DC2-2GD5-Graphic...

Motherboard:£140:Asus P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-P8Z68-V-PRO-GEN3-Motherboa...

Cpu Cooler:£68:Noctua NH-D14
http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/cooling/c...

CPU FANS PPP:x2:£32:Noctua NF-F12PWM
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Noctua-NF-F12PWM-Case-Fan-120/d...

HDD:£71:Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 64MB
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Western-Digital-WD1002FAEX-Cavi...

SSD:£83:Crucial M4 7mm 128GB 2.5"
http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/harddrive...

PSU:£86:Corsair Gaming Series GS800 80 Plus
http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/powersupp...

Case:£100:NZXT Phantom
http://www.amazon.co.uk/NZXT-Phantom-USB-Tower-Chassis/...

2x More Case Fans:£20:Cooler Master Mega-Flow Blue 200m
http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/cooling/f...

DVD/RW:£16: Asus DRW-24B5ST 24x
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-DRW-24B5ST-Internal-SATA-D...

OS:£71:Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-OEM-software-intended...

Monitor:£165:ASUS LED 24"
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-Widescreen-Monitor-1920x10...

Mouse:£48:Razer Starcraft 2 Spectre 5600DPI Gaming Mouse
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Razer-Starcraft-Spectre-5600DPI...

Keyboard:£60:Logitech G110 Gaming Keyboard
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Logitech-920-002241-G110-Gaming...

USB Internet Adapter:£12:Novatech 300Mbps Nano Wireless-N USB Adapter http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/networking/wirelessn...

Total:£1465

What you think no stupid ass answers Please :non: 


Thanks to all that reply :D  :hello: 

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a b B Homebuilt system
December 22, 2012 7:03:44 PM

spend more on a more premium psu you also probaly wont need 800w so i would go with 600-700 watts as the keplar cards are very power efficient
a b B Homebuilt system
a b 4 Gaming
December 22, 2012 7:35:40 PM

Try this...

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor (£239.99 @ Aria PC)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£26.65 @ Scan.co.uk)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£101.98 @ Dabs)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance LP 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£65.40 @ Scan.co.uk)
Storage: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£78.13 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.54 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (£305.60 @ Scan.co.uk)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case (£64.28 @ Aria PC)
Power Supply: XFX 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£86.10 @ Scan.co.uk)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£12.98 @ Scan.co.uk)
Monitor: Asus VE248H 24.0" Monitor (£153.89 @ Scan.co.uk)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) (£59.94 @ Aria PC)
Total: £1240.48
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-22 21:33 GMT+0000)

It'll give you much better performance than your original build. Just throw in whatever mouse and keyboard you want and you're good to go. If you don't plan on doing a whole lot of video editing, I would suggest you drop the CPU down a notch. The i5 3570k is more than capable of handling itself in light video editing and for £100 less than the i7.
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