Question Looking to build child new gaming pc; what do you think of this setup?

Being a small form factor there is less space for airflow. At least get a better cooler than that Intel stock.

I would do something like this...

PCPartPicker Part List

Type|Item|Price
:----|:----|:----
CPU | Intel Core i5-10400 2.9 GHz 6-Core Processor | $178.98 @ Newegg
CPU Cooler | ARCTIC Freezer 13 36.4 CFM CPU Cooler | $21.49 @ Amazon
Motherboard | MSI MPG B560I GAMING EDGE WIFI Mini ITX LGA1200 Motherboard | $169.99 @ B&H
Memory | Silicon Power XPOWER Gaming 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 CL16 Memory | $59.97 @ Amazon
Storage | Western Digital Blue SN550 500 GB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive | $49.99 @ Amazon
| Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts |
| Total | $480.42
| Generated by PCPartPicker 2021-09-15 12:50 EDT-0400 |
 
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Giant Hunger

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This is a pretty a decent pc but if i were you i wouldnt go and purchase a 2666mhz ram for 85 usd. Theres alot of 2666mhz selling for $50
Heres a list of 2666mhz ram 16gb for cheap price
https://www.newegg.com/p/pl?N=100007611 600561671 601386107 600006072&Order=1&nm_mc=AFC-RAN-COM&cm_mmc=AFC-RAN-COM&utm_medium=affiliates&utm_source=afc-Future+Publishing+Ltd&AFFID=2294204&AFFNAME=Future+Publishing+Ltd&ACRID=1&ASUBID=tomshardware-row-6772471710204900000&ASID=https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/looking-to-build-child-new-gaming-pc-what-do-you-think-of-this-setup.3724286/&ranMID=44583&ranEAID=2294204&ranSiteID=kXQk6.ivFEQ-S5Xhg6wb4dLjywez52fAnA
Btw as a 15 year old alot of my friends play alot of games and a 500gb ssd is going to make your childs pc full storage in a month. Make sure you throw in a 1tb hdd for your child to download more games.
edit: oops i forgot that the i5 10400 can only support 2666mhz ram. My bad ;p
 
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