Onida

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Nov 27, 2012
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Hi forum,

I would like to build a comp. for gaming, my budget is about $800. The current build I came up with costs $900. Any ideas on cutting back the price.

Link: http://pcpartpicker.com/user/Onida/saved/
 
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first are you noticing that you have an overclockable cpu and an aftermarket cooler and and h77 board which will not be able to overclock on it !!

anyway here you are , better performance less money. ( Z77 board this time to overclock )


PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Newegg)...

mrdowntownkiller

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Sep 14, 2012
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first are you noticing that you have an overclockable cpu and an aftermarket cooler and and h77 board which will not be able to overclock on it !!

anyway here you are , better performance less money. ( Z77 board this time to overclock )


PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($94.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($35.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($67.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($229.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Zalman Z9 ATX Mid Tower Case ($41.98 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($63.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB/RSBS DVD/CD Writer ($20.99 @ Amazon)
Total: $805.90
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-28 09:51 EST-0500)
 
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