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post #21 of 29
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Im looking through options on newegg now. I'll let you guys know what I come up with and see if i'm going to screw anything up. Thanks!
post #22 of 29
I live in Roanoke if ur near the va wv border i can make a ist u can buy it drive it to me and ill build it for you.
    
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Get a 2500k z68 board 4 gb ram and a gtx 560 Ti or a 480 for 250$.
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post #24 of 29
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.864873&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-RSSDailyDeals-_-na-_-na&AID=10521304&PID=4003003&SID=thjt5jl9wwmv

Yea what was linked here was a good start.

Also i have an extra gtx 470 i can sell you on the cheap. then u could grab another and be in sli and ready to rock and roll.

You do need a psu how ever.
    
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post #25 of 29
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So everyone's saying INTEL right? Also why i5 and not i7, just the price difference. Would i7 be worth it or wait for it to come down?
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i dont think i7 will ever come down, because once it does they will just release 4th gen i7 at the same price
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post #27 of 29
i5 is cheaper and good enough for gaming.

With he link above and gpus and this you should be ready to go.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1256973/silverstone-st-1000-silver-plus-power-supply

1000 watt psu all you will need. and only 95$
Edited by Hokies83 - 5/13/12 at 7:21pm
    
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post #28 of 29
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So here' s my build that comes out to about $650. Remember I'm a novice so let me know if you see anything stupid I've done.

Case 49.99
Power Supply 44.99
CPU 219
Motherboard ????I HAVE NO IDEA ON THIS???? 70
Memory 47
GPU 135
Optical 20
HDD 90

Also if you see what I have now, how much do you think I could get out of this stock HP? It's runs fine if you don't want to game. Internet and everything's pretty quick. Programs run fine too. No problems with it at all as just a work PC.

I'd appreciate it if you'd let me know where you think I'm overspending or lacking quality. Also if you know a better build for 500-650 let me know. Thanks!
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So here' s my build that comes out to about $650. Remember I'm a novice so let me know if you see anything stupid I've done.
Case 49.99
Power Supply 44.99
CPU 219
Motherboard ????I HAVE NO IDEA ON THIS???? 70
Memory 47
GPU 135
Optical 20
HDD 90
Also if you see what I have now, how much do you think I could get out of this stock HP? It's runs fine if you don't want to game. Internet and everything's pretty quick. Programs run fine too. No problems with it at all as just a work PC.
I'd appreciate it if you'd let me know where you think I'm overspending or lacking quality. Also if you know a better build for 500-650 let me know. Thanks!


Get this..
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.864873&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-RSSDailyDeals-_-na-_-na&AID=10521304&PID=4003003&SID=thjt5jl9wwmv

This is your mother board your cpu ram and a ssd also the cpu is an unlocked cpu if in afew years if you need more power you can buy a better cooler and over clock it to make it faster.

Here is your power supply 850watts if you ever want to sli your gonna need it http://www.overclock.net/t/1255373/corsair-tx850-850w-psu

here is your gpu good price on a gtx 480 and will have alot more power then a 550.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1255652/fs-2x-nvidia-geforce-gtx-480s-msi-oem

You can keep the cd rom the hdd from the old computer and re use it.
Also you an put all this in your old case if you like or you can get the one you linked.
Edited by Hokies83 - 5/13/12 at 10:13pm
    
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CatLeap 2560x1440 + Acer hn274h bmiiid 120hz 3D Logitech G19 Corsair Ax1200 watts  Mountain Mods Ascension 
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7950 w/ Alphacool block G.SKILL Trident X 2500mhz 2x4gb SanDisk Extreme 240gb sata III 6gbs x5 SwiftTech Apongee Drive II 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
Monsta 360 86mm thick rad X 4 MCP 35X Pump x2 400ML Frozen Q Fusion res x3 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit 
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CatLeap 2560x1440 + Acer hn274h bmiiid 120hz 3D Logitech G19 Corsair Ax1200 watts  Mountain Mods Ascension 
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