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    What do you guys tbink about this build?

    http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/vt8ZnQ
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    If it's a gaming PC then you should definitely think about buying a 1TB HDD (I would suggest Western Digital Blue) to store everything. Trust me, 500gb is not enough and you will quickly run out of storage space.
    I also think you need a bigger power supply.
    Then we have the size problems. According to sapphire main website the GPU is 30.8cm in length and the case allows only 30cm long GPUs with the drive cage and 43cm without it.
    but yeah.. it's pretty decent
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    Good GPU. Ordering one myself next week.

    Although you'll need a better PSU to run all that stuff. Otherwise you risk frying something. AMD cards take up quite a lot of power.
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    Good GPU. Ordering one myself next week.

    Although you'll need a better PSU to run all that stuff. Otherwise you risk frying something. AMD cards take up quite a lot of power.
    Yeah I was think of getting EVGA supernova G2 750w or 850w

    What is your build?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    Yeah I was think of getting EVGA supernova G2 750w or 850w

    What is your build?

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    With my new GPU it'll be;

    R9 390 Nitro 8gb
    i5 4690K
    8gb of Ram
    Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3 ATX Mobo
    1TB HDD
    500GB HDD

    Will run everything on ultra/max at 60fps, pretty excited to get it.

    A 600w I'd think would be more than enough tbh, but it depends if you plan on overclocking. If you do then I'd just go with a 700w. EVGA or Corsair both have quality lines out atm.
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    Echo the above suggestion to get a better PSU. Regarding the storage, I do recommend getting a HDD as well for storage (and putting the OS and any programs that need the speed on the SSD). Of course it depends on how you use your computer but 500GB really isn't that much.
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    The original build was updated btw- I have both an SSD and a HDD

    I also decided to go with 6th gen Intel instead of 4th:

    http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/fdMQjX

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    Definitely worth getting as much SSD space as you can afford. Sure, the cost per GB of storage is much more than a standard HDD, but I think it's a worthwhile investment. Standard HDDs tend to get clogged up over time and performance will gradually decline which is never ideal for a gaming PC - you can do disk cleanups and defeagmentations and so on, but there's only so much you can do to stop the performance going to **** as time goes on. If your OS, programs and games are stored on an SSD then you can maintain that new operating system level of performance for a long time.
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    True but 1TB SSD's are still way too expensive- I'm not planning on building untill October/ November so maybe prices will go down a little bit

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    What do you guys tbink about this build?

    http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/vt8ZnQ
    Here's what I would change:

    More wattage is needed, 500w is cutting it too fine. Go for a 600/650w, they're not much more.

    Why not Skylake? 6700k is only £30 more. And with the Skylake Z170 board, get DDR4 memory. It costs almost the same as DDR3.

    i5 performs just as well as i7 in games. The i7 price premium doesn't justify itself if you're just gaming and doing other normal stuff. Spend that money saved on a 390x and you'll have a 1440p rig.

    Get a 1 or 2 TB HDD and cut down that SSD to around 250GB.

    The Hyper 212 Evo's successor has recently released, it's called the Hyper 212X. Get that (It's UK price isn't listed on PCPartPicker yet btw)

    And this is personal preference but imo you MUST have a side panel window and the 200R lacks that.

    Oh yeah throw in a corsair red LED fan as well.

    EDIT:
    Lol you've already partly edited your build
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    Yeah lol improved most of the stuff you recommended but I'll stick with i7,

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    What case do you recommend?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    The original build was updated btw- I have both an SSD and a HDD

    I also decided to go with 6th gen Intel instead of 4th:

    http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/fdMQjX

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    Glad you took some notice. You should aim at hitting the sweetpoint, so if its a gaming rig then an i5k class will do.

    Cases just read reviews and figure out what you want. Corsair, Fractal Design and NZXT make some nice cases, but there are many more maufacturers.

    Looks, space, soundproofing etc.
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    What about speakers? I have some £10 ones ATM they're alright should I get some good ones?

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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    What about speakers? I have some £10 ones ATM they're alright should I get some good ones?

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    This 2.1 set is cheap at £15 but has good sound quality.
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Trust-Raina-...c+speakers.com

    If you want very very good sound quality go for these at £30.
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B000WQIKJ0/?tag=pcp0f-21
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    What case do you recommend?

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    The Corsair 400C is just amazing
    https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/cor...se-cc9011081ww

    The NZXT S340 is also great
    https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/nzxt-case-cas340ww1

    Check out the top rated completed builds of them
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    (Original post by martinnmartin)
    The original build was updated btw- I have both an SSD and a HDD

    I also decided to go with 6th gen Intel instead of 4th:

    http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/fdMQjX

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    A few things here...

    CPU: You don't need an i7 for gaming, you be fine with an i5. Failing that, if you must go for an i7, Haswell-E is better in terms of bang for buck (2 extra cores, thus 4 extra threads), but comes with a bit of a price bump.
    RAM: I'd get 8GB and upgrade to 16GB later on if you need it. Games really don't use up much RAM.
    SSD: The V300 was a bait and switch. I'm hearing mixed things about how the drive performance now, but I'd stay away from it regardless.
    Disc drive: Ask yourself if you really need it. If you don't then you save a bit. Even then, look around, ask friends or family if they have any old computers lying around and see if you can salvage the disc drive.
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    Yeah as the above person said, DO NOT get the V300. The OCZ Trion 150 is a good alternative
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    You really don't need an i7 for gaming at all, you're wasting money, which you could use on a GPU, or SSD etc
    Samsung, Intel, and Kingston make good SSDs, other brands I'd be weary about.
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    Im planning on getting a 1440p monitor in the future so I'll need a fast 4ghz cpu

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