Question Advise / critique 4K possible build

Kenzowestside

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Hi, im looking at buying a completely new pc to play games in 4K. this is what ive put together . could anyone advise me if anything could do with swapping out or changing before making the final purchase.
Thank you.

► Gigabyte GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Gaming OC 12GB Gaming Graphics Card

► Lian-Li PC-O11 Dynamic Razer Edition RGB Large Gaming Case

► AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz 6 Core 12 Thread Processor

► Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut High Performance Thermal Paste

► Gigabyte X570 GAMING X Motherboard

► 32GB (4x 8GB) HyperX FURY RGB DDR4 3600MHz Memory Kit

► 500GB WD Black SN750 NVME PCIE M.2 SSD with Heatsink

► 850W - Corsair RM850X Fully Modular Gold Rated

► Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Operating System - Includes USB Recovery Drive

► Green Braided Styling Cable Kit includes all the required cables for all VGA / MB options

► 3 Year Collect and Return Warranty Service provided by MendIT (UK Only)

► Cube 7 Day Express Manufacture & Testing

► 2x Corsair iCUE SP120 RGB Elite 3 x 120mm Black RGB Case Fans with Lighting Node CORE Controller

► Corsair ICUE H150i Elite Capellix RGB 360mm Liquid CPU Cooler

i already have extra SSD to use for this build for the game storage.
 

ScrewySqrl

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I'd suggest going with only 16 GB and a bigger (1TB) NVMe SSD, A Liquid cooler is probably unnecessary on a 5600X. a good air cooler will suffice (The Arctuc Freezer 32 E Sports Duo is a Tom's recommended cooler)
 
Hi, im looking at buying a completely new pc to play games in 4K. this is what ive put together . could anyone advise me if anything could do with swapping out or changing before making the final purchase.
Thank you.

► Gigabyte GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Gaming OC 12GB Gaming Graphics Card

► Lian-Li PC-O11 Dynamic Razer Edition RGB Large Gaming Case

► AMD Ryzen 5 5600X 3.7GHz 6 Core 12 Thread Processor

► Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut High Performance Thermal Paste

► Gigabyte X570 GAMING X Motherboard

► 32GB (4x 8GB) HyperX FURY RGB DDR4 3600MHz Memory Kit

► 500GB WD Black SN750 NVME PCIE M.2 SSD with Heatsink

► 850W - Corsair RM850X Fully Modular Gold Rated

► Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Operating System - Includes USB Recovery Drive

► Green Braided Styling Cable Kit includes all the required cables for all VGA / MB options

► 3 Year Collect and Return Warranty Service provided by MendIT (UK Only)

► Cube 7 Day Express Manufacture & Testing

► 2x Corsair iCUE SP120 RGB Elite 3 x 120mm Black RGB Case Fans with Lighting Node CORE Controller

► Corsair ICUE H150i Elite Capellix RGB 360mm Liquid CPU Cooler

i already have extra SSD to use for this build for the game storage.
Out of curiosity, how much are they charging you for that build?
 

Kenzowestside

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Out of curiosity, how much are they charging you for that build?
just over £2900. i have actually made some changes to this build
went for this in the end...
Gigabyte GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Gaming OC 12GB Gaming Graphics Card
► Lian-Li PC-O11 Dynamic Razer Edition RGB Large Gaming Case
► Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut High Performance Thermal Paste
► 850W - Corsair RM850X Fully Modular Gold Rated
► Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Operating System - Includes USB Recovery Drive
► Green Braided Styling Cable Kit includes all the required cables for all VGA / MB options
► 3 Year Collect and Return Warranty Service provided by MendIT (UK Only)
► Cube 7 Day Express Manufacture & Testing
► Corsair iCUE SP120 RGB Elite 3 x 120mm Black RGB Case Fans with Lighting Node CORE Controller
► Corsair ICUE H150i Elite Capellix RGB 360mm Liquid CPU Cooler
► AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8GHz 8 Core 16 Thread Processor
► 16GB (2x 8GB) Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 3600MHz Memory Kit
► Gigabyte X570 AORUS ELITE Motherboard
► 500GB Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVME PCIE M.2 SSD
 
just over £2900. i have actually made some changes to this build
went for this in the end...
Gigabyte GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Gaming OC 12GB Gaming Graphics Card
► Lian-Li PC-O11 Dynamic Razer Edition RGB Large Gaming Case
► Thermal Grizzly Hydronaut High Performance Thermal Paste
► 850W - Corsair RM850X Fully Modular Gold Rated
► Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Operating System - Includes USB Recovery Drive
► Green Braided Styling Cable Kit includes all the required cables for all VGA / MB options
► 3 Year Collect and Return Warranty Service provided by MendIT (UK Only)
► Cube 7 Day Express Manufacture & Testing
► Corsair iCUE SP120 RGB Elite 3 x 120mm Black RGB Case Fans with Lighting Node CORE Controller
► Corsair ICUE H150i Elite Capellix RGB 360mm Liquid CPU Cooler
► AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8GHz 8 Core 16 Thread Processor
► 16GB (2x 8GB) Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 3600MHz Memory Kit
► Gigabyte X570 AORUS ELITE Motherboard
► 500GB Samsung 970 EVO Plus NVME PCIE M.2 SSD
For that price you should be able to fit a 1TB SSD ... preferably 2TB seeing how games are only getting larger in size these days.

Here's an example of a build that I recently posted to give you an idea.

https://www.overclockers.co.uk/lian-li-lancool-ii-mesh-performance-midi-tower-case-black-ca-78b-ll.html
LIAN LI LANCOOL II MESH PERFORMANCE MIDI-TOWER CASE £96.95

https://www.ebuyer.com/908644-corsair-rm850-850-watt-80-gold-fully-modular-psu-cp-9020196-uk
Corsair RM850 850 Watt 80+ Gold Fully Modular PSU £102.99

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/asu...ie-40-sata3-2x-m2-25gbe-usb-32-gen2-micro-atx
ASUS TUF GAMING B560M-PLUS £129.98

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/intel-core-i7-11700f-s-1200-rocket-lake-8-cores-16-threads-25ghz-49ghz-turbo-16mb-cache-65w-retail
Intel Core i7-11700F £299.99

https://www.overclockers.co.uk/scythe-scfm-2000-fuma-2-dual-fan-cpu-cooler-2x120-mm-hs-04f-sy.html
Scythe Fuma 2 CPU Air Cooler £49.99

https://www.ebuyer.com/962504-crucial-ballistix-3200mhz-32gb-2x16gb-gaming-memory-black-bl2k16g32c16u4b
Crucial Ballistix 3200Mhz 32GB (2x16GB) CL16 £144.98

https://www.ebuyer.com/1136129-wd-blue-sn550-2tb-m-2-pcie-nvme-ssd-solid-state-drive-wds200t2b0c
WD Blue SN550 2TB NVME M.2 2280 PCIe Gen3 SSD £170.66

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/254981218744
Gigabyte NVIDIA GEForce RTX 3080 TI 12gb EAGLE AMPERE GRAPHICS CARD £1,650.00

https://www.ebuyer.com/818640-windows-10-home-box-pack-32-64-bit-usb-flash-drive-haj-00055
Windows 10 Home Box Pack 32/64-bit USB Flash Drive £105.99

Total: £2752

A better look at that board.


A better look at that case.


A better look at that gpu.

https://www.gigabyte.com/Graphics-Card/GV-N308TEAGLE-12GD#kf
 

Kenzowestside

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For that price you should be able to fit a 1TB SSD ... preferably 2TB seeing how games are only getting larger in size these days.

Here's an example of a build that I recently posted to give you an idea.

https://www.overclockers.co.uk/lian-li-lancool-ii-mesh-performance-midi-tower-case-black-ca-78b-ll.html
LIAN LI LANCOOL II MESH PERFORMANCE MIDI-TOWER CASE £96.95

https://www.ebuyer.com/908644-corsair-rm850-850-watt-80-gold-fully-modular-psu-cp-9020196-uk
Corsair RM850 850 Watt 80+ Gold Fully Modular PSU £102.99

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/asu...ie-40-sata3-2x-m2-25gbe-usb-32-gen2-micro-atx
ASUS TUF GAMING B560M-PLUS £129.98

https://www.scan.co.uk/products/intel-core-i7-11700f-s-1200-rocket-lake-8-cores-16-threads-25ghz-49ghz-turbo-16mb-cache-65w-retail
Intel Core i7-11700F £299.99

https://www.overclockers.co.uk/scythe-scfm-2000-fuma-2-dual-fan-cpu-cooler-2x120-mm-hs-04f-sy.html
Scythe Fuma 2 CPU Air Cooler £49.99

https://www.ebuyer.com/962504-crucial-ballistix-3200mhz-32gb-2x16gb-gaming-memory-black-bl2k16g32c16u4b
Crucial Ballistix 3200Mhz 32GB (2x16GB) CL16 £144.98

https://www.ebuyer.com/1136129-wd-blue-sn550-2tb-m-2-pcie-nvme-ssd-solid-state-drive-wds200t2b0c
WD Blue SN550 2TB NVME M.2 2280 PCIe Gen3 SSD £170.66

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/254981218744
Gigabyte NVIDIA GEForce RTX 3080 TI 12gb EAGLE AMPERE GRAPHICS CARD £1,650.00

https://www.ebuyer.com/818640-windows-10-home-box-pack-32-64-bit-usb-flash-drive-haj-00055
Windows 10 Home Box Pack 32/64-bit USB Flash Drive £105.99

Total: £2752

A better look at that board.


A better look at that case.


A better look at that gpu.

https://www.gigabyte.com/Graphics-Card/GV-N308TEAGLE-12GD#kf
i already have SSD in my old rig which will be used for this new build, the M.2 drive will be for OS and some other apps.
thanks for replying. i have gone ahead with my purchase as i dont have the time to build the pc myself although one day i will want to do a build myself. this one is being built for me.
 
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