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Question What would a similar computer performance wise cost today?

buzz_buzz

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Hello. I built this computer in 2014, and I was wondering if someone would have an opinion on how much a similar computer performance wise would cost today new.

Here are parts I used to build my computer (prices are in USD):

PSU: SEASONIC PLATINUM SERIES 660W PSU MODULAR - Price: 96,35
Motherboard: GIGABYTE GA-Z87X-D3H Z87 S-1150 ATX - Price: 872
HDD: SEAGATE DESKTOP HDD 2TB 7200RPM SATA/600 64MB - Price: 492,62
SSD: CRUCIAL M500 240GB SATA SSD MLC - Price: 66,7
PCU: INTEL CORE I5 4670K 3.4GHZ 6MB S-1150 - Price: 143,85
GPU: ASUS RADEON R9 290 OC 4GB PCI-E HDMI/DVI/DP - Price: 248,91
Case: FRACTAL DESIGN DEFINE R4 BLACK - Price: 53,56
RAM: CORSAIR 8GB DDR3 VENGEANCE LP PC3-12800 1600MHZ CL9 (2X4GB) - Price: 46,74
Cooler: COOLER MASTER HYPER 212 EVO S-1150/1366/2011/AM3+/FM1 - Price: 19,14
Monitor: ASUS VG248QE 24" WIDE TFT LED 3D 144HZ BLACK - Price: 188,52
Price exl. VAT : 2228,39
VAT : 248,48
Total price : 2476,87
 
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USAFRet

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1/3 price, better performance...

PCPartPicker Part List

CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 1200 3.1 GHz Quad-Core Processor ($82.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($43.58 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: Gigabyte B450 AORUS M Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard ($85.99 @ B&H)
Memory: Team T-FORCE DARK Z 8 GB (1 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory ($36.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Crucial P1 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive ($109.99 @ B&H)
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4 GB Video Card ($166.93 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Silverstone 400 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($87.99 @ Amazon)
Monitor: Acer V246HQL Cbd 23.6" 1920x1080 60 Hz Monitor ($109.00 @ Monoprice)
Total: $723.46
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2020-04-22 15:23 EDT-0400


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That could almost certainly be tweaked for more performance and lower price.
 

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