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2 years ago#1
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1wkFe

This will be my first PC build. I'm wanting a good gaming rig on the cheap side. What say you guys on what i have down?
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2 years ago#2
Not bad for such a tight budget. If you get a CPU cooler you should be able to get a decent OC out of that cpu.
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2 years ago#3
Buddy of mine who is going to help me out changed a lot of it for better parts and only upped the price by $50.

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1wpjZ

I'm excited to start ordering.
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2 years ago#4
Made a few changes:

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1wusi

Dropped the RAM to 1600MHz since it won't matter, dropped the PSU to 500W since that's plenty, and upgraded the video card to a better model (better cooling) with more VRAM.
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2 years ago#5
If that CPU is anything like mine, a 640, it should OC like a champ. Easily got mine to 3.4 with the stock fan and it still doesnt get that hot.
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2 years ago#6
aak57 posted...
Made a few changes:

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1wusi

Dropped the RAM to 1600MHz since it won't matter, dropped the PSU to 500W since that's plenty, and upgraded the video card to a better model (better cooling) with more VRAM.


I can go with these no problem. Thanks.
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