Building a computer (£650)

wiiman20

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Nov 27, 2012
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10,510
Approximate Purchase Date: This Week

Budget Range: £650

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Watching Movies

Are you buying a monitor: No

Parts to Upgrade: Complete New Build

Do you need to buy OS: No

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Scan.co.uk

Location: UK

Parts Preferences: Intel Based Build

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: No

Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080
Thanks

 

butremor

Honorable
Oct 23, 2012
1,563
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12,160
Overclocking build
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£168.89 @ Amazon UK)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£26.65 @ Scan.co.uk)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£84.92 @ Scan.co.uk)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£30.00 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£72.17 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card (£174.94 @ Scan.co.uk)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 431 Plus (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£44.93 @ CCL Computers)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.98 @ Novatech)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£12.92 @ Scan.co.uk)
Total: £665.40
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-13 20:47 GMT+0000)
 

butremor

Honorable
Oct 23, 2012
1,563
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12,160
Non-overclocking build
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor (£145.38 @ Scan.co.uk)
Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£72.99 @ Amazon UK)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£30.00 @ Amazon UK)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£72.17 @ Amazon UK)
Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card (£174.94 @ Scan.co.uk)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 431 Plus (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£44.93 @ CCL Computers)
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£49.98 @ Novatech)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer (£12.92 @ Scan.co.uk)
Total: £603.31
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-13 20:48 GMT+0000)