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Edited by link_90 - 3/6/11 at 4:52am
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CPU: i5 2300
M/B: Asus P8P67
CPU COOLER: Gelid Tranquillo
MEMORY: G.Skill Ripjaws-x you mentioned
HDD: WD Caviar Black 1TB SATA III
EMOTION: Smile
TOILET: Big enough
CASE: CM 690 II
PSU: Seasonic X-Series or any Enermax

Thats my Bang4Buck build
Btw, i mentioned Enermax cause they are more efficent than they look! i dont know what people say but my Sapphire (yeah PSU brand too) doing stunning power consumption.
Edited by Colt - 1/28/11 at 7:40am
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First of all, there is no such thing as i5 2600. We called it i7 2600 and i7 2600k.

Since you are using it purely for gaming purposes, i5 2300 is more than enough because you are not overclocking that much.

For cooler, I had Coolermaster hyper 212 plus and I love it. It is quite good because it can managed to overclocked my i5 760 to 4gHz.

For Motherboard, pick the MSI P67-C43. With this, you can save money rather than spending C45 which you will gain a few features.

Ram on the other hand, G skill Ripjaws X and Ripjaws have little difference. The only difference that you see is the heat spreader. Since you seldom overclock, 1333mHz ram is more than adequate. For gaming, why not prevent from burning your pocket and spend on the 4GB (2x2GB).

Case is fine.

Hard disk, I recommend Western Digital Caviar Black. It is fast and quick. However if you felt that 250GB is more than enough for you, why not get a Solid State drive despite it cost more than a typical hard drive.

Lastly, power supply. Seasonic x550W power supply is a good recipe due to the fact that it has gold certified and APFC (Active power factor correction).
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I'd shoot for at least a 600watt psu to give you room to addon in the future. Overclocking will give you a very large performance increase, especially in games that are cpu intensive.
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Originally Posted by marcz123 View Post
Lastly, power supply. Seasonic x550W power supply is a good recipe due to the fact that it has gold certified and APFC (Active power factor correction).
This^
Gold and APFC worth every penny.
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Edited by link_90 - 3/6/11 at 4:49am
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Since you don't want to overclock, I recommend you getting an i5 2500.

I'll have a look at the website and recommend other parts.

Edit:-

RAM http://www.e-key.it/prod-ram-ddr3-gs...-15v-15356.htm

Motherboard http://www.e-key.it/prod-scheda-madr...-atx-15465.htm
Edited by alawadhi3000 - 1/29/11 at 2:37am
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Intel Core i7 5820K ASUS X99 Deluxe NVIDIA MSI GTX1080 EK X NVIDIA MSI GTX1080 EK X 
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32GB GSkill Trident Z DDR4 3000MHz CL14 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD Seagate 4TB LG 14X BluRay Writer 
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EK ASUS X99 Monoblock 2x EK XE480 Radiators Swiftech MCP35X (Dual DDC) Pump EK X3 250 Reservoir 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 5820K ASUS X99 Deluxe NVIDIA MSI GTX1080 EK X NVIDIA MSI GTX1080 EK X 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
32GB GSkill Trident Z DDR4 3000MHz CL14 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD Seagate 4TB LG 14X BluRay Writer 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK ASUS X99 Monoblock 2x EK XE480 Radiators Swiftech MCP35X (Dual DDC) Pump EK X3 250 Reservoir 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro X64 LG C6 55" UHD OLED Smart TV Logitech G710 Corsair RM1000 1000W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 900D Logitech G700S Razer ExactMat Pioneer VSX-930-K Receiver 
AudioAudioAudio
Pioneer S-RS77TB Speakers Pioneer S-RS3SW Subwoofer Logitech G35 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 6820HK Aorus X7 v6 NVIDIA GTX 1070 32GB Kingston HyperX DDR4-2400MHz  
Hard DriveHard DriveOSMonitor
512GB Toshiba XG3 PCIe NVMe SSD 2TB Seagate FireCuda Windows 10 Pro X64 17.3" 1440p 120Hz 
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Aorus Fusion RGB 230W AC Power supply + 94WHr Battery Aorus X7 v6 
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