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Hi everyone. I need a little help. I have build myself a very powerful gaming rig, watercooling too, but I've never build a standard PC.

My brother is looking for a cheap PC that can be used for web browsing, and maybe gaming (not hardcore, but just here and there if he ever needs it). So it's not really a gaming PC.

Mainly, what I'm asking, it what would be a good CPU and power supply for this? $300-400 is the max for this build, but maybe $500 would okay.

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Look into AMD APUs. Intels IGPs are getting better and better, but what you described is one of the few remaining sweet spots for AMD. I'm on mobile right now so I cant make specific recommendations.
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An i3 6100+ a z170/ i5 haswell+ h/b chipset mobo with a r9 380 4GB should fit that budget
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