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post #1 of 11
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Hello, I have decided build my first PC and was wondering if this is a decent build. My budget is around $800.

Here it is:


Power Supply - Corsair 650TX V2
CPU - AMD Phenom II x4 955 BE
Heatsink - Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus
Motherboard - GIGABYTE GA-890GPA-UD3H AM3
Memory - 4GB G.Skill Ripjaws F3 4GB 12800 DDR3
Graphics Card - XFX 5770
Hard Drive - SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 1TB
DVD Drive - Lite-On LightScribe 24X SATA DVD+/-RW
OS - Windows 7 64-Bit
Case - NZXT Guardian Black SECC Steel Chassis ATX Mid Tower Case 921RB-BL

This build puts me at $830, which is just in my budget. Thanks.
post #2 of 11
Maybe skimp on the hdd and focus more funds on the cpu cooling.

Are you paying for your OS? I'm not saying you should pirate it but you're throwing $119 away, if I remember correctly the cost of win7. Might want to save that for something else.
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I know what your saying but i cant not have a OS and im not gonna get a pirated OS lol.
post #4 of 11
You could probably get a better case.
One you can look at is the HAF 912.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Tpk=haf%20912
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post #5 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lettuceman View Post
You could probably get a better case.
One you can look at is the HAF 912.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Tpk=haf%20912
^this... different case for sure
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post #6 of 11
The HAF 912 is an amazing case. You wouldn't regret saving a couple bucks buying it! With that extra money, get yourself a better CPU cooler. I personally would recommend this :http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835186134

I've had two of them. I love them and keeps both of my CPU's very cool.

Other than that, looks like a pretty good setup. Hope all goes well!
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post #7 of 11
Cases are more of a personal preference, build looks good to me.
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post #8 of 11
preaty solid build man , except i would raise the GPU a bit to GTX 460\\GTX 550TI it will cost u around 20-30$ more or 6850 which will cost around 60-70$ more
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post #9 of 11
Looks to be a great build to me.
Don't let the haters get you down on the 212+, I love mine.
Be sure to get 2 sticks of ram so you can run dual channel, but that ripjaw will work just fine, just get a 2x2Gb kit if you don't want to spend the bit more to get a 2x4Gb kit.
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by gamer24 View Post
I know what your saying but i cant not have a OS and im not gonna get a pirated OS lol.
PIRACY IS BAD!!!!!!!!!!

There is no difference between pirated w7 and regular.
    
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