What do you guys think of my first build?!

spitfire314

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Hey everybody. I have recently finished the layout for my first gaming PC. With the help of a friend and personal research, I believe I have put together a decently powerful computer that will last me a few years. I simply want to know what you guys think. Any extra parts I should have/change? Is my cooling efficient enough for overclocking my CPU and GPU? Is my power supply good? + Any general thoughts and comments.

Looking for multiple suggestions so please feel free to keep adding on.

https://pcpartpicker.com/user/spitfire314/saved/

Any help is appreciated! :D

Also, any suggestions on a good power line adapter kit for gaming?
 
Get a cheaper case and SSD and u can get a 1070 and better cooler..

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($230.98 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212X 82.9 CFM CPU Cooler ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($149.88 @ OutletPC)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory ($101.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Sandisk Ultra II 480GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($124.98 @ Amazon)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($48.60 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Windforce OC Video Card ($379.99 @ Amazon)
Case: NZXT S340 (Black/Red) ATX Mid Tower Case ($66.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ B&H)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($88.58 @ OutletPC)
Total: $1281.97
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-12-15 20:31 EST-0500
 

need4speeds

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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-6500 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($191.91 @ Jet)
Motherboard: ASRock H110M-HDS Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($46.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($45.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: ADATA Ultimate SU800 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($64.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($39.99 @ Best Buy)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Video Card ($246.39 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 342 (Black) MicroATX Mini Tower Case w/400W Power Supply ($51.78 @ Jet)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($90.72 @ B&H)
Total: $778.75
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-12-16 00:37 EST-0500
 

need4speeds

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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($230.98 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D15 82.5 CFM CPU Cooler ($84.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($98.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($45.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: ADATA Ultimate SU800 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($64.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($39.99 @ Best Buy)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 1080 8GB XLR8 Video Card ($619.57 @ Amazon)
Case: Deepcool KENDOMEN Red ATX Mid Tower Case ($47.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ B&H)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($90.72 @ B&H)
Total: $1374.19
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-12-15 23:07 EST-0500

I am about $100 over budget with this build but it's a GTX1080 with a massive cpu cooler.
 
Yeah we could play fantasy computers all night lol. Great build. I wouldn't use a PSU that comes with a case thugh. Its the heart of a system, and if that fails and brings down the whole system with it you will regret it..
 

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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($230.98 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($26.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: ASRock Z170M Extreme4 Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($118.89 @ OutletPC)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($45.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: ADATA Ultimate SU800 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($64.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($39.99 @ Best Buy)
Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 1070 8GB XLR8 Video Card ($409.80 @ Amazon)
Case: Deepcool KENDOMEN Red ATX Mid Tower Case ($47.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: EVGA 750W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ B&H)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($90.72 @ B&H)
Total: $1136.32
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-12-15 23:26 EST-0500

GTX1070 instead, sli board so you can add a second used GTX1070 later on for sli, a smaller cheaper cpu cooler and 750 watt instead to support sli.
 

need4speeds

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i3-6100\GTX1060 3gb build.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i3-6100 3.7GHz Dual-Core Processor ($109.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard: ASRock H110M-HDS Micro ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($46.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($45.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: ADATA Ultimate SU800 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($64.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($39.99 @ Best Buy)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 3GB GAMING Video Card ($198.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 342 (Black) MicroATX Mini Tower Case w/400W Power Supply ($51.78 @ Jet)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($90.72 @ B&H)
Total: $649.43
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2016-12-16 00:48 EST-0500
 

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