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2 years ago#1
Note: I have a 1TB HDD and a DVD drive already.

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zEGZ
2 years ago#2
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zG24
$1408.58 after $60 MIR if you can cover the additional cost.

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zGnh
$1313.59 after $60 MIR if you can deal with the added MIR and want a better PSU, SSD, and faster RAM.
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2 years ago#3
Get a better PSU and SSD. Go with a Samsung SSD, should be around the same price, and stick to Antec, Corsair, SeaSonic, PC Power and Cooling, or XFX for PSUs.
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2 years ago#4
Pyrotechnixxx posted...
Get a better PSU and SSD. Go with a Samsung SSD, should be around the same price, and stick to Antec, Corsair, SeaSonic, PC Power and Cooling, or XFX for PSUs.


I thought Silverstone PSUs were of good quality. Not like Cougar, Diablotek and generic.
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2 years ago#5
Pyrotechnixxx posted...
Get a better PSU


From the reviews I've read, the PSU he selected is a pretty solid PSU, which I believe is an FSP unit. However, I do believe there are better choices out right now.

Edit: Also, just realized that Silverstone PSU is actually fully modular. With that in mind, there aren't very many options for ~500w, fully modular PSU's in that price range.
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