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post #1 of 7
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Looking to build myself either a i3 or i5 box....budget is 650-700...any thoughts or ideas let me know
Intel
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Intel Pentium Dual core e8200 asrock g31-m-s Nvidia GeForce 6800 4 GB DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
250gb segate hard drive stock Windows 7 Samsung 21.5 WideScreen LCD 
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rosewill rg630-s12 psu Rosewill Challenger Logitech Wireless 
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Intel
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Intel Pentium Dual core e8200 asrock g31-m-s Nvidia GeForce 6800 4 GB DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
250gb segate hard drive stock Windows 7 Samsung 21.5 WideScreen LCD 
PowerCaseMouse
rosewill rg630-s12 psu Rosewill Challenger Logitech Wireless 
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post #2 of 7
Need more information. Expectations? Playing games? Just office work?

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Pre OCN build
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
phenom ii B97 ECS A970M-A AM3+ EVGA GXT 460 2x4gb adata 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Samsung F3 1TB Samsung f3 1tb Samsung HD155UI 
Optical DriveOSMonitorPower
Super Writemaster DVDr Windows 7 Samsung Syncmaster Antec Basiq power 550 + 
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Bitfenix Raider 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
phenom ii B97 ECS A970M-A AM3+ EVGA GXT 460 2x4gb adata 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Samsung F3 1TB Samsung f3 1tb Samsung HD155UI 
Optical DriveOSMonitorPower
Super Writemaster DVDr Windows 7 Samsung Syncmaster Antec Basiq power 550 + 
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Bitfenix Raider 
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post #3 of 7
Questions:
  • What will you be doing with it?
  • Do you have any hardware you can re-use? (HDD, RAM, Case, etc.)
 
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2500K P8P67 Evo MSI RX 480 Sniper|1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Intel 330 Hyper 212+ Win8-x64 P2310H + P2311H 
PowerCase
CMPSU-650TX NZXT S340 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Dual-Core E-350 Radeon HD 6310M 3GB DDR3 HDD 
Optical DriveOSMonitorMouse
HP External BluRay/DVD Windows 7 Home Premium 11.6" LED (1366 x 768) Touch 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 840T 880GM-LE GTS 450 Corsair XMS2 2x2GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Caviar Green 1TB LG Scythe KATANA 3 Windows 7 Professional 32-bit 
PowerCase
CX430 V2 Dell 
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dm1z
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500K P8P67 Evo MSI RX 480 Sniper|1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Intel 330 Hyper 212+ Win8-x64 P2310H + P2311H 
PowerCase
CMPSU-650TX NZXT S340 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Dual-Core E-350 Radeon HD 6310M 3GB DDR3 HDD 
Optical DriveOSMonitorMouse
HP External BluRay/DVD Windows 7 Home Premium 11.6" LED (1366 x 768) Touch 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 840T 880GM-LE GTS 450 Corsair XMS2 2x2GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Caviar Green 1TB LG Scythe KATANA 3 Windows 7 Professional 32-bit 
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CX430 V2 Dell 
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post #4 of 7
Thread Starter 
BlackOps and CounterStrike Source
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium Dual core e8200 asrock g31-m-s Nvidia GeForce 6800 4 GB DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
250gb segate hard drive stock Windows 7 Samsung 21.5 WideScreen LCD 
PowerCaseMouse
rosewill rg630-s12 psu Rosewill Challenger Logitech Wireless 
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Intel
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium Dual core e8200 asrock g31-m-s Nvidia GeForce 6800 4 GB DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
250gb segate hard drive stock Windows 7 Samsung 21.5 WideScreen LCD 
PowerCaseMouse
rosewill rg630-s12 psu Rosewill Challenger Logitech Wireless 
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post #5 of 7
If this is only for gaming, I would recommend a quad core i5-2300 for Black ops.
post #6 of 7
i3 2100 would be alright for a cheaper build.
 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 3210m Apple Logic Board Intel HD 4000 8gb G. Skill 1600mhz 
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256gb Samsung 840 Pro OSX 10.9 Mavericks 13.3" 1280x800  
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Intel i5 3210m Apple Logic Board Intel HD 4000 8gb G. Skill 1600mhz 
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256gb Samsung 840 Pro OSX 10.9 Mavericks 13.3" 1280x800  
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post #7 of 7
i5 2500
Msi H67
4gb corsair XMS
500watt PSU

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboB...t=Combo.752657

+ amd radeon 6850 125$ after mail rebate
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102908

all together 650$
ASUS X450JF
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Desktop
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Processor i7-4700HQ X450JF NVIDIA GEFORCE 745M 8GB 
Hard DriveOS
1TB Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor  GA-P55-US3L EVGA GeForce GTX 660 Ti CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 Series 250GB WD Caviar® Green™ 1000GB Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Acer GD245HQ 120HZ Corsair CX600 Corsair Carbide Series® 200R Razer DeathAdder 3500 DPI Gaming Mouse 
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ROCCAT Sota Tt eSPORTS SHOCK 
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ASUS X450JF
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Processor i7-4700HQ X450JF NVIDIA GEFORCE 745M 8GB 
Hard DriveOS
1TB Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor  GA-P55-US3L EVGA GeForce GTX 660 Ti CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 840 Series 250GB WD Caviar® Green™ 1000GB Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Acer GD245HQ 120HZ Corsair CX600 Corsair Carbide Series® 200R Razer DeathAdder 3500 DPI Gaming Mouse 
Mouse PadAudio
ROCCAT Sota Tt eSPORTS SHOCK 
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