[SOLVED] Is this a good PC Build for Productivity?

Aug 11, 2018
4
0
10
0
I'm building a PC for my brother and he mostly needs it for work. He'll be using Microsoft Excel a lot and different programs. I was wondering if this is the most cost efficient build I can get. His budget is around 400. Thanks for any replies!

PCPartPicker Part List: (https://pcpartpicker.com/list/MNdsr6)

**CPU** | [Intel - Core i3-8100 3.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/YqKhP6/intel-core-i3-8100-36ghz-4-core-processor-bx80684i38100) | $118.89 @ OutletPC

**Motherboard** | [Gigabyte - B360M DS3H Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/PgQG3C/gigabyte-b360m-ds3h-micro-atx-lga1151-motherboard-b360m-ds3h) | $59.99 @ Newegg Business

**Memory** | [Patriot - Viper 4 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/p4cMnQ/patriot-viper-4-8gb-2-x-4gb-ddr4-3000-memory-pv48g300c6k) | $60.98 @ Newegg

**Storage** | [Kingston - A400 120 GB 2.5" Solid State Drive](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/2FDzK8/kingston-a400-120gb-25-solid-state-drive-sa400s37120g) | $25.99 @ Amazon
**Storage** | [Western Digital - Blue 500 GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/zH98TW/western-digital-internal-hard-drive-wd5000azlx) | $49.89 @ OutletPC

**Case** | [Thermaltake - Versa H15 MicroATX Mid Tower Case](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/Yn7CmG/thermaltake-case-ca1d400s1nn00) | $27.47 @ Amazon

**Power Supply** | [Corsair - CX (2017) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/Q7L7YJ/corsair-cx-2017-450w-80-bronze-certified-atx-power-supply-cp-9020120-na) | $19.99 @ Newegg

**Keyboard** | [Redragon - K552 Wired Gaming Keyboard](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/VhkwrH/redragon-keyboard-k552) | $32.99 @ Amazon

**Mouse** | [Logitech - M100 Wired Optical Mouse](https://pcpartpicker.com/product/vhH323/logitech-mouse-910001601) | $7.99 @ SuperBiiz

| Total (before mail-in rebates) | $424.18
| **Total** | **$404.18**
 

ASK THE COMMUNITY

TRENDING THREADS