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$600 CAD Intel Build w/ 560 (Click to show)
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CPU: Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.15 @ DirectCanada)
Motherboard: ASRock H61M-VS Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($44.99 @ Canada Computers)
Memory: Corsair XMS 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($34.44 @ NCIX)
Hard Drive: Seagate SV35 Series 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.58 @ Amazon Canada)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 64GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($90.92 @ Amazon Canada)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 560 1GB Video Card ($159.25 @ DirectCanada)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 310 ATX Mid Tower Case ($28.88 @ Canada Computers)
Power Supply: Corsair 430W ATX12V Power Supply ($46.49 @ Vuugo)
Total: $598.70
Could always swap out the CX430 for a TX750 for future upgrades
$700 CAD AMD build w/ 560 (Click to show)
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CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 960T Black 3.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($118.45 @ DirectCanada)
Motherboard: Asus M5A97 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($88.88 @ NCIX)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($34.88 @ Canada Computers)
Hard Drive: Seagate SV35 Series 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.58 @ Amazon Canada)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 64GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($90.92 @ Amazon Canada)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 560 1GB Video Card ($159.25 @ DirectCanada)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 310 ATX Mid Tower Case ($28.88 @ Canada Computers)
Power Supply: Corsair 750W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ NCIX)
Total: $695.83
Added TX750 for possibility of expansion and future upgrades.
$650 CAD Intel Build w/ 560 ti (Click to show)
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CPU: Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.15 @ DirectCanada)
Motherboard: ASRock H61M-VS Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($44.99 @ Canada Computers)
Memory: Corsair XMS 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($34.44 @ NCIX)
Hard Drive: Seagate SV35 Series 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.58 @ Amazon Canada)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 64GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($90.92 @ Amazon Canada)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 560 Ti 1GB Video Card ($189.99 @ Memory Express)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 310 ATX Mid Tower Case ($28.88 @ Canada Computers)
Power Supply: Corsair 430W ATX12V Power Supply ($46.49 @ Vuugo)
Total: $629.44
Better GPU and still under budget. probably your best option.
Edited by Ironman517 - 4/10/12 at 12:18pm
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The Sig Rig
(19 items)
 
Wifey Rig
(11 items)
 
Xbox PC
(11 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-2500k @ 4.8GHz stable ASRock P67 Extreme4 Gen 3 MSI GTX 980 Ti 32GB (4 x 8GB) 1866Mhz Ripjaws X 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
256GB Crucial M4 1.5 TB HDD XSPC Raystorm RS360 Windows 7 Professional 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Acer 28" 4K Corsair AX750 Corsair 800D SWTOR Razer Naga 
AudioOtherOtherOther
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium XSPC RS120 8 x GT AP-15s White Sleeved Cables for Corsair AX750 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 3Ghz Asus P5G41T-M LX Plus EVGA GTX 680 2x4 GB 1333Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
500GB WD Black 64 GB Crucial M4 Sony CD/DVD burner H40 w/ GT AP-15s 
OSPowerCase
Windows 7 Home 64 bit Corsair CX430 APEVIA X-Plorer2 Pink 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium G620 Foxconn H67S ITX Intel HD 2000 2 x 4GB 1333Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSPower
256GB Crucial M4 Old Laptop CD/DVD drive Windows 7 picoPSU-150-XT 
OtherOtherOther
4 x Purple LEDs Power button Tranquility Xbox 360 Skin 
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