Computer build, can you please help me?

  mohammed441 19:32 PM 20 Feb 13

Processor: i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core £161.99

CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing £24.99

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 £117.99 Shipping Fee: £1.99

Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 £38.99

Storage: Western Digital RE3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM £44.34

Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB £236.09

Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower £59.99

Power Supply: Antec 620W ATX12V / EPS12V £48.61

Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer £12.98

Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) £65.99

Total: £813.95

Can you please help me be more efficient through price and performance? My max budget is £820.

I'm a gamer, I would love outstanding FPS. However I also do multimedia processing, graphic design - not intensive stuff though.

  mohammed441 20:47 PM 20 Feb 13

Almost 40 views and still no replies?

Shameless self bump...

  Chronos the 2nd 09:52 AM 21 Feb 13

Nothing wrong with your component selection though I think a small SSD for operating system and programs would be an excellent addition.

You can save a bit of money by dropping the i5-3570K to the non K version. The K version means that the multiplier is unlocked which allows you to overclock/underclock the CPU.So not really necessary unless you are going to overclock.


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