First gaming pc

  MichaelWass 13:12 03 Jan 15
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Hi there,

Please help. Ever since me and my son attended insomnia gaming expo last year we have decided to look into getting a gaming pc. After doing a little research I have decided that an intel cpu is the way to go with about 8gb ram and 2gb gpu as a good start. The games my son would like to play are block n load,mincraft,arma 3 etc and the games I would like to play are cod adv warfare,bf4 etc. Please see below specs from dino pc and box.co.uk. Please can anyone tell me which is the best buy and why. Any advise is welcome as know very little about pc's only what I have google'd in the last week.

dino pc:- CPU: 2226 - NEW! Intel Core i5 4460
Operating System: 11022 - Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
Motherboard: 4232 - NEW! Gigabyte Z97P-D3
RAM: 5051 - 8GB DDR3 1333mhz (1x8GB)
Hard Drive: 6028 - 1TB S-ATAIII 6.0Gb/s
Optical Drive: 7003 - 22x DVD±RW DL S-ATA
Graphics card: 8118 - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB
Sound card: 10001 - Onboard 7.1 Audio
Internet: 13009 - Wireless 802.11N 300Mbps MIMO PCI-E card
Case: 17108 - NEW! Corsair Carbide Spec-01
PSU: 18027 - 500W PSU
Warranty: sc-1 - 3 Year SureCare Warranty

box.co.uk Intel Core I5-4590 3.3Ghz Intel B85 USB3 DDR3 Mainboard Hyper X 8Gb DDR3 1866Mhz Memory 1Tb SATA3 Hard Drive & Samsung 16x DVD RW Radeon R7 260X 2GB DDR5 Dedicated Graphics Card CiT Galaxy EVO Gaming Case Aerocool 500w Psu Builtin Wireless Networking Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-Bit preinstalled Ready to Game out the Box!

PLEASE HELP

  kylie23 07:56 08 Jan 15

Hi Michael,

The Configuration of this pc looking good to me. But if you have a good budget then I recommend to buy HP ENVY Recline 27" as it has 12GB DDR3L-1600MHz SODIMM[2 DIMM] So you don't need to worry about big games and fast performance. My cousin own this pc and till to date he is talking about good things about this model.

Basic Configuration...

4th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4590T processor quad-core [2.0GHz, 3MB Shared Cache] 12GB DDR3L-1600MHz SODIMM[2 DIMM] 27" diagonal IPS FHD multitouch-enabled LED-backlit (1920 x 1080)

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Right now you can save 20% off $999 With Coupon PC12999.

The fast pc is better to play games.

Hope this helps.

  nickf 11:53 09 Jan 15

Hi Michael , let me know your budget , and what you need to include in that budget ( do you have a monitor , mouse keyboard , speakers , headphones etc ) . I will see what we can come up with . Are you prepared to build your self or are you only looking to buy pre built ?

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