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Hello,

As some of you know, I tried building a PC to no avail. I got some parts, and then ran out of spare cash. The parts I have are new and unopened so I can sell them locally. I will get around $450. I did not make it clear, but I am 14. I have some pocket change, so I will be able to get this build below with my money. I will be playing GTAV, Skyrim, BF4, CoD, and other games I like. I want high-ultra settings with no less than 40 FPS. Some more high aesthetic looking games on medium. Will this build do it? I will upgrade some parts later, and add more RAM.

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/iDieAlot1986/saved/4aGT

Any other build suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

All the best,
-Skylar
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Thinking of switching to 660Ti instead of 750Ti..
post #3 of 13
your build might do medium settings @ 1080p. hoping/wishing for high/ultra would be a longshot and def not 40fps.
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why are you trying to get rid of all your stuff?
and why did you say that it doesnt work?
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memory should be at least 8gb, and 750ti will not do it. maybe a 660?
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Originally Posted by TechyHecky View Post

memory should be at least 8gb, and 750ti will not do it. maybe a 660?


??? OP is thinking of going 660 TI or 750 TI, i dont understand the 660 suggestion here.


also, the 750 TI is a beast card.

it can play BF4 on ultra 1080p with no AA on.
Edited by IMKR - 3/25/14 at 10:09pm
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Hello,

As some of you know, I tried building a PC to no avail. I got some parts, and then ran out of spare cash. The parts I have are new and unopened so I can sell them locally. I will get around $450. I did not make it clear, but I am 14. I have some pocket change, so I will be able to get this build below with my money. I will be playing GTAV, Skyrim, BF4, CoD, and other games I like. I want high-ultra settings with no less than 40 FPS. Some more high aesthetic looking games on medium. Will this build do it? I will upgrade some parts later, and add more RAM.

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/iDieAlot1986/saved/4aGT

Any other build suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

All the best,
-Skylar

why do you have to sell them and start over just because it didnt work?

post what you have, and we can shift things around, unless you somehow ended up with like an i7 4770k and realized your budget cant support it.

also, whats your full budget? its obv now $450 seeing as how your initial build you posted goes over it, up to $520
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post #8 of 13
The r7 265 for $150 is a much better then then getting a gtx750ti if you are looking for the most performance/cash.

Also you will want 8gb of ram and for the CPU a i3 or fx 6300 would be the better cpu choices.
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post #9 of 13
I'd probably go with an R7 265 as well, or stretch your budget to an R9 270. The Athlon X4 won't hold you back as much but I'd echo the above comment and maybe go for a FX-6300 budget.

I'd scrap the case for some cash, yeah may look nice but it's going to limit your budget on the components that matter. Go for a cheapy case in my option thumb.gif Casecom do decent cases.
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I'd try for an i3 TBH.
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