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Originally Posted by neurotix View Post

My two cents:

You don't need a 5930k or even a 5820k if the machine is just going to be used for gaming. Especially if you plan on overclocking the CPU.

well I will also use it to surf the Internet, watch youtube videos etc but I guess a good gaming PC covers all that easily ?
post #12 of 63
If that's what your using your PC for get an i5 4670k with a z97 motherboard. Will save you a ton and than ddr3 ram you can get 8gb for 40-50. Than with the extra I'd buy say a ek predator cpu Cooler or h110. You will literally get the same performance as you would with what you originally had but at 300 use less. If put the extra savings and get a Phanteks enthoo luxe (40 more than the pro). For a psu just go with a cooler master v1000 (can snag one for 100 ish) it will allow you to sli in the future of you choose to. But end of the day it's up to you. X99 man benefit in my eyes is for multi Gpus because of the pci lane speed and it renders slightly better. But actually performs as well sometimes less than what I listed above. As for Sufi g the web and such. All that will be fast based off your internet speed and Ssd (for fast boot and apps)
    
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oh no you pronounced the A I O word, GET COVER !!!
tl:dr not more performant/quiet/cost-effective.

Oh please stop trolling
Edited by shilka - 2/10/16 at 7:21am
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Huh
Not meant towards your or the OP.
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post #16 of 63
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Thanks for all your replies of course but I've got headache now with all your advises.
I thought my build is good enough and will need only a few corrections like a different CPU cooled which makes sense as it is not a good one.

About the rest, let me to try and make myself a bit more clearer.

I would like to build a good gaming PC and just don't worry about it for at least 3-4 years this is why I consider to spend quite a bit and to get I7 6 core processor with at least 3.5 GHz speed, latst DDR4 RAM 16GB not less and a decent graphic card.

Isn't i7 processor I my looking at better than i5 , DDR4 memory better then DDR3 in a longer run?

Do I make sense?
post #17 of 63
For £1,500, you should be able to go for a i7 6700K + 980ti, 16GB DDR4, and decent overall components. For PSU, get a Gold unit, 650W or more, they are relatively affordable nowadays, and more trustworthy than Bronze (which could be of any make).

SSD, I go with Samsung (non pro), or Crucial usually. speed differences will be marginal, reliability quite important. 256GB or 512GB, to put a few games on it, as well as OS.
Edited by IlIkeJuice - 2/10/16 at 7:34am
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post #18 of 63
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is it allowed to post pcpartpicker links on here?
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For PSU, get a Gold unit, 650W or more, they are relatively affordable nowadays, and more trustworthy than Bronze (which could be of any make).
80 plus has nothing to do with quality of any kind and there are lots of stuff that is gold rated and junk.
So sory but no thats not good advice.
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is it allowed to post pcpartpicker links on here?
Yes.
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Just something that I threw together on Scan.co.uk

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