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Recommend me a good processor +mobo+cooling?

#1ilovecarebearsPosted 9/25/2013 12:07:49 PM
My budget is between 350 and 450 I'd say. I have a power supply, hard drive, 2 460s gtx+'s, 4 gigs( not much but I hear ram is pricey these days) and a case.

I've been out of the computer game since late 2010 so I don't know what's good and bad. I use to prefer Intel but I'm open to suggestions. If someone could throw a few different combinations my way that would be swell.
#2PyrotechnixxxPosted 9/25/2013 1:07:31 PM
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/12ax7

If you feel like spending a little more on cooling I'd say get an H80i.
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#3__Stewa__Posted 9/25/2013 1:17:57 PM
I got an H60 a while back for under 30 bucks at Frys
#4ilovecarebears(Topic Creator)Posted 9/25/2013 1:54:02 PM
If I want to spend another 60 (460 total) bucks are there any decent upgrades to that build? I'm not sure how great the processor is, how are those hashwells? Also is that mobo good for slightly and use 3.0?


I would try to research this more myself but I don't notion a computer and am smart phone only right now. Boy do I miss computers.
#5TheFeshPincePosted 9/25/2013 2:03:21 PM
ilovecarebears posted...
hashwells?

for slightly

I don't notion a computer

am smart phone only right now.


lol no kidding
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#6TheFeshPincePosted 9/25/2013 2:06:02 PM
That is a great processor for gaming. Also, you could use a MSi z87-gd65 mobo.
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#7ilovecarebears(Topic Creator)Posted 9/25/2013 2:13:21 PM
Blah sli auto corrected to slightly and notion was suppose to be " not own"a computer

I miss keyboards.
#8PyrotechnixxxPosted 9/25/2013 2:16:14 PM
to my knowledge all Z87 mobos will have USB and PCI Express 3.0. For $40, you won't really get a better processor.
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