£400 Decent gaming computer

Approximate Purchase Date: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better))

Budget Range: £400 or less

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing internet
Parts Not Required: Monitor (1440x900),keyboard,mouse,case

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: ebuyer.com

Country: England

Parts Preferences: i3-2120, Gtx 550ti

Overclocking: no

SLI or Crossfire: no

Monitor Resolution:1440x900

Additional Comments: Want a decent gaming pc for now that has a good upgrade path, so later on I can get a i5-2500k and better GPU etc.


Heres what I have found so far-

CPU: i3-2120 £95.26
http://www.ebuyer.com/254978-intel-core-i3-2120-3-3ghz-socket-1155-3mb-l3-cache-retail-boxed-bx80623i32120

PSU: Be quiet 530w pure power £ 45.99
http://www.ebuyer.com/190751-be-quiet-530w-pure-power-psu-bn106

Mobo: Gigabyte: £73.49
http://www.play.com/PC/PCs/4-/19766466/Gigabyte-SKT-1155-P67A-D3-B3-ATX-Motherboard/Product.html?_%24ja=tsid:11518%7Ccat:19766466%7Cprd:19766466

RAM: G-Skill RipjawsX 8Gb: £36.12
http://www.ebuyer.com/264750-g-skill-8gb-2x4gb-ddr3-1600mhz-ripjawsx-memory-kit-cl9-9-9-9-24-1-5v-f3-12800cl9d-8gbxl

DVD R/W: Lite On 24x: £13.98
http://www.ebuyer.com/176026-liteon-ihas124-19-24x-dvd-rw-dl-ram-sata-optical-drive-oem-ihas124-19

Asus GTX 550 Ti 1GB GDDR5 VGA DVI HDMI PCI-E Graphics Card £95.99
http://www.ebuyer.com/261375-asus-gtx-550-ti-1gb-gddr5-vga-dvi-hdmi-pci-e-graphics-card-engtx550-ti-dc-di-1g

Samsung 160GB SpinPoint M8 2.5" Hard Drive - 5400RPM 8MB Cache - HN-M160MBB £50.00
http://www.ebuyer.com/284002-samsung-160gb-spinpoint-m8-2-5-hard-drive-5400rpm-8mb-cache-hn-m160mbb
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