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    (Original post by Fadel)
    That's the RAM only. He'll need a new motherboard and a CPU. Skylakes and Haswell-Es aren't cheap nor are the X99 or Z170 motherboards.
    He can get the skylake i7 for less.. He doesnt need an I7.. Anyway you carry on.
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    (Original post by sandvika)
    BTW its not a build since you have no HDD, a £50 PSU and a £54 case which is hilarious
    Sorry didn't know I had to meet your expectations...?
    Why would I need a HDD lmao they have a much higher failure rate and they are slow. How does the amount spent on a case determine the quality of a build? Don't be stupid now.

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    Sorry didn't know I had to meet your expectations...?
    Why would I need a HDD lmao they have a much higher failure rate and they are slow. How does the amount spent on a case determine the quality of a build? Don't be stupid now.

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    You can get a £30 case for better. 500gb won't store ****, you can get a 2tb HDD and 120GB SSD for the same price. I was answering your question, don't get too pissy
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    I don't think I need 2tb thanks

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    500GB might not be enough if you plan on downloading many games, I only have a 500GB HDD with only 4GB left and not many games installed at all

    although if you don't really get many games and only play a few then tbh it'd do
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    So what 1tb is good with 128 SSD?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    I don't think I need 2tb thanks

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    Just looked at your build and it looks pretty good overall but here's a few things:

    1. I'd recommend a higher wattage PSU anything 600W and above should be great and make sure you buy one from a reputable brand like corsair, seasonic etc.

    2. It's probably better to get a 250GB SSD and a 1TB hard drive or more for storage. 500GB of just SSD storage is extremely quick to fill up especially considering how games are 40GB+ these days.

    3. If it is possible go with the most current chipset you can, although it might be cheaper now if you go with the Z97 chipset because of the DDR3 ram, if your motherboard fails in the future then it might be difficult to get a replacement.

    4. Wait for the next line of graphics cards to come as they're supposed to have big performance improvements over the current graphics cards due to DX12/VR coming in to play.
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    (Original post by TheLifelessRobot)
    Just looked at your build and it looks pretty good overall but here's a few things:

    1. I'd recommend a higher wattage PSU anything 600W and above should be great and make sure you buy one from a reputable brand like corsair, seasonic etc.

    2. It's probably better to get a 250GB SSD and a 1TB hard drive or more for storage. 500GB of just SSD storage is extremely quick to fill up especially considering how games are 40GB+ these days.

    3. If it is possible go with the most current chipset you can, although it might be cheaper now if you go with the Z97 chipset because of the DDR3 ram, if your motherboard fails in the future then it might be difficult to get a replacement.

    4. Wait for the next line of graphics cards to come as they're supposed to have big performance improvements over the current graphics cards due to DX12/VR coming in to play.
    Thanks, I'll probably get a 750w from corsair and get 1tb HDD and 128/250gb SSD.
    When do the new graphics cards come out? Also when do the next gen Intel CPU's come out?

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    Also can I use my current 500gb hard drive in my new PC? It has windows XP on it so what will happen when I use it with windows 10?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    Also can I use my current 500gb hard drive in my new PC? It has windows XP on it so what will happen when I use it with windows 10?

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    I'm not sure when the next intel cpus are going to be released but the next line of graphics cards should be released in the later half of this year. You can use your 500gb hard drive in your new pc just make sure you set your ssd as your primary boot drive in the bios. Btw its also best for the sake of convenience to get a semi or fully modular psu so that you can just connect everything up with just the wires you need.
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    I'm not sure you need 1866mhz ram, had 1600mhz ram in my i7 rig for over 4 years and it's still solid.
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    So when I transfer my old HDD to my new PC can I access all the data? Will everything be compatible ?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    The r9 390 is too long for that case lol
    Unlikely. It's about 450mm long (I have one next to me) unless you use all 5 HDD mounting brackets.
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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    So when I transfer my old HDD to my new PC can I access all the data? Will everything be compatible ?

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    You can access data but ofc you cnat use the os.
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    Looks ok, though the price is pretty horrible, and I don't know what tier that PSU is. I personally would prefer a bigger hard drive rather than a relatively small SSD. Also the OS is questionable.
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    What's wrong with the price and windows 10?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    What's wrong with the price and windows 10?
    Win10 is fine - you can always alternatively install Win7 and upgrade within a few months if necessary

    Using the link provided us with in the OP, I'd say that it's a decent build, even though you I'm curious as to why you think you'd need a 4790K for gaming... it's unlikely that the extra money spent is gonna make a tangible difference to your FPS. I'd suggest scaling back on the CPU a bit and upgrading the Power Supply (just in case), or spending extra money on an aftermarket 390(X).
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    I'm not only using this PC for gaming

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    (Original post by YungRilt)
    atleast get DDR4 ram and if you gonna overclock you will need larger power supply
    This guy doesn't know what he's talking about quite clearly.

    You can run an OC on an i7 5960x + GTX Titan X combo on a 600W PSU, so I highly doubt he will need a bigger PSU than the one listed, as both his CPU and GPU have lower power requirements.

    Oh and Z97 doesn't support DDR4..

    OP, it will be fine - personally question the point of the optical drive, but then personal preference.
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    (Original post by iainvg)
    This guy doesn't know what he's talking about quite clearly.

    You can run an OC on an i7 5960x + GTX Titan X combo on a 600W PSU, so I highly doubt he will need a bigger PSU than the one listed, as both his CPU and GPU have lower power requirements.

    Oh and Z97 doesn't support DDR4..

    OP, it will be fine - personally question the point of the optical drive, but then personal preference.
    Thanks

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