[SOLVED] thoughts please. is this any good?

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Specs:-
CPU - AMD FX8350
GPU - ZOTAC GTX 970
MOBO - GIGABYTE GA-970A-DS3P
PSU - EVGA NEX750G
HDD - SEAGATE 1TB 7200RPM
SSD - SAMSUNG EVO 250GB
RAM - HYPERX 16GB DDR3
COOLER - COOLER MASTER SEIDON 120V
 
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Is this any better?

Warmachine ATX Compatible case

Intel i5 8600k

EVGA Superclocked GTX 1070

Coolermaster liquid cooler

Gigabyte H310 D3 Motherboard

8GB 3000mhz DDR4 ram

1tb WD Hard drive

250gb SSD with windows 10 installed but not licensed
 

rgd1101

Titan
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not for £500
 

shrapnel_indie

Distinguished
That FX CPU is long in the tooth, and a bit anemic when it comes to performance.

you'll get more for your money used, agreed... but you still need to be selective.

This build is new, and a little over budget... but it shows what you get, new, for your money:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2 GHz 6-Core Processor (£122.39 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: Gigabyte - B450M DS3H Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£59.99 @ Aria PC)
Memory: Team - Vulcan 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory (£59.74 @ CCL Computers)
Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£34.79 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: Gigabyte - GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4 GB OC Low Profile Video Card (£149.96 @ More Computers)
Case: BitFenix - Neos Black/Red ATX Mid Tower Case (£34.00 @ AWD-IT)
Power Supply: Corsair - CXM (2015) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply (£49.99 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £510.86
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-11-15 21:11 GMT+0000

Yes, this is tweakable. Adjust to your hearts content by following the link and playing around with it. It will either warn you or not let you choose something doesn't work at all.... just as WildCard999 did.
 

WildCard999

Titan
Herald
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: AMD - Ryzen 3 1200 3.1 GHz Quad-Core Processor (£71.99 @ Aria PC)
Motherboard: Gigabyte - B450M DS3H Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£59.99 @ Aria PC)
Memory: Team - Vulcan 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory (£59.74 @ CCL Computers)
Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£34.79 @ Aria PC)
Video Card: Asus - Radeon RX 570 4 GB ROG STRIX Video Card (£179.95 @ Amazon UK)
Case: CiT - CIT-F3WHITEBLACK MicroATX Mini Tower Case (£29.99 @ Amazon UK)
Power Supply: Corsair - CXM (2015) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply (£49.99 @ Amazon UK)
Total: £486.44
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-11-15 21:18 GMT+0000
 

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