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kk so hi my name is eddie and ive been having problems this is my first time making a comp and i would like to be gaming alot on it and i have no clue on what to do exactly i just get the basics. so far i have these

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814133344
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811147047
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819103894
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136533
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231303
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139009
atm i have no clue on what kind of motherboard i need. my budget is around $250 so if you guys could recommend me a mother board and if you guys think i should replace something plz let me know i would reallly appreciate the help on this.
 

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You saying $250 for just motherboard or whole build?
 

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kk well its not like im trying to pay $250 for a motherboard anything that works for gaming is what i would like to be recommended. and yes if you know what i need exactly to make this better plz let me know
 

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Well first off, you're not building a computer for $250 period. Good-quality components are expensive, especially those that can handle gaming. I suggest saving until you're in the $500 range, at least.

EDIT: One of those links works, and it's to a 465. Just get a 460.
 

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ok well the links should work now i hope =( let me know if they dont ill just post what they are instead of trying to get the links to work
 

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i already have about $1000 atm with all the links i posted so if you guys could let me know what i need that would be great. $250 is the max im willing to spend on a mobo
 

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kk thx ill look into that one anyone else ?? besides motherboards does anyone have anything else to reccomend to get???
 

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Looks pretty good! Get yourself a couple of good fans to help with the case airflow, any fan with high CFM will work, maybe someone can recommend a couple of good fans, i only know of good fans that excel in radiators
 

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Get a lesser PSU.

850W is overkill for this system.

Get something like an Antec TruePower New 550.
That will handle your system well with plenty of headroom.
Even a Seasonic SS-400ET will do.
 

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Get a different case, for $100 you can do a lot better than a rosewill. CoolerMaster 690 II Advanced.

Caviar Blacks are overpriced on Newegg. Get a Samsung Spinpoint F3.

850W is indeed overkill, you'll be good with a quality 550W unit like Volvo suggested.

Don't get a 970, get a 955 instead. 300mhz isn't worth $44 (you can also overclock it to 970 speeds anyway).

Other than that, good luck with your build.
 

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i would change that wd black to the samsung f3. despite what everyone is saying about your psu being overpowering, get the 850. the psu is one item you can keep for years and years as you upgrade, and who knows when you will want to do sli down the road. i would also trade out that 465 for a 460 1gb. if your going to spend 100 on a case, spend alittle more and get this
 

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I would stick with the 850 if you can afford it, never know when you will want to add another GPU. or GPUs that require more power
 
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thx guys for all the help. now if anyone can could they possibly recommend me a good motherboard and a fan to keep my case cooling good. i understand that i could buy a better case for $100 but i dont know maybe im weird but i really like that case so i have no intention of getting something else for a case sorry guys
 
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