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1 year ago#1
http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3FOvq

Hey I am doing my first build and want to know your thoughts and/or recommendations on this build.
My budget can go up to $1100 if needed. Don't need OS or Optical drive because I have already and since I'm not overclocking I didn't add a cpu cooler because thinking that stock cooling may be enough.

Thanks for any suggestions.
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1 year ago#2
Not sure on that SSD but everything else looks fine.
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1 year ago#3
http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3FTrK
Edited your build only with a larger SSD. They are getting alot cheaper and you almost can always double the capacity for bit a more.
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1 year ago#4
http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3FW8O

you didn't post a hdd so i added one. if you already have one, you can upgrade the mobo and gpu
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1 year ago#5
HamJabroni posted...
http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3FW8O

you didn't post a hdd so i added one. if you already have one, you can upgrade the mobo and gpu


I did forget to mention that I have a hdd so I can take that out and look at upgraded mobo/gpu
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1 year ago#6
Get the 'k' version of the cpu. Most people, doing their first build, think they won't want to overclock. Most people change their mind later. You wouldn't have to get a new cooler now, obviously.
1 year ago#7
peter064 posted...
HamJabroni posted...
http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3FW8O

you didn't post a hdd so i added one. if you already have one, you can upgrade the mobo and gpu


I did forget to mention that I have a hdd so I can take that out and look at upgraded mobo/gpu

You can probably get the MSI G45 Gaming or the GTX 770 with the money you save. Or both depending on the model you get for the GPU. Alternatively, you can also get the Samsung 840 EVOs. Just do any combination of the upgrades I mentioned
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