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shinydeoxys

60 months ago

Im looking for an i5 or i7 build to game on; The build also needs to include the OS.

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  • 60 months ago
  • 2 points

The cost is a little over budget, you can drop the SSD to bring it in under budget. This build also has a semi modular power supply and the new H97 motherboard with good heat sinks.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor $168.99 @ NCIX US
Motherboard ASRock H97 PRO4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $87.99 @ Mwave
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $54.99 @ Newegg
Storage Crucial M500 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $80.98 @ Newegg
Storage Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $50.49 @ OutletPC
Video Card Zotac GeForce GTX 970 4GB Video Card $329.99 @ Newegg
Case Rosewill REDBONE U3 ATX Mid Tower Case $24.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply Corsair CX 500W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $54.99 @ Newegg
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $18.88 @ OutletPC
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $102.98 @ Newegg
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $955.27
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-06 08:59 EST-0500
  • 60 months ago
  • 1 point

Here is a pc i made just for gaming, and it incudes the OS

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2szxt6

  • 60 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor $208.99 @ NCIX US
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $34.98 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard MSI Z97S SLI Krait Edition ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $109.99 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $54.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $52.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte Radeon R9 290 4GB WINDFORCE Video Card $279.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT Source 210 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $32.99 @ Micro Center
Power Supply Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $899.79
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-06 02:41 EST-0500

If you aren't going to overclock the CPU:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i5-4460 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor $182.96 @ SuperBiiz
Motherboard ASRock H97 Anniversary ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $74.78 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $54.99 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $52.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card Gigabyte GeForce GTX 970 4GB WINDFORCE 3X Video Card $339.50 @ Newegg
Case NZXT Source 210 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $32.99 @ Micro Center
Power Supply Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $863.08
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-06 02:38 EST-0500
  • 60 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel Core i3-4130 3.4GHz Dual-Core Processor $111.98 @ OutletPC
Motherboard ASRock H97M Anniversary Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard $71.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Sniper Low Voltage Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory $82.99 @ Newegg
Storage Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $48.00 @ Amazon
Storage Hitachi Ultrastar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $48.00 @ Amazon
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB Superclocked ACX 2.0 Video Card $349.99 @ Amazon
Case Fractal Design Define R4 (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case $69.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply Cooler Master RS 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $59.99 @ Micro Center
Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) $89.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $932.90
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-06 06:05 EST-0500

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