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Old 05-22-2012, 08:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys
It's my first time building a gaming pc and i'm still a teenager so i dont want a massive budget im hoping for 800$-1000$ aus can you look through the parts i have set up and make improvements or check the compatibility

NZXT Phantom or CoolerMaster HAF 932 (case) [any other suggestions are welcome]
Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 (Motherboard)
AMD FX-6100 (CPU)
Zotac GeForce GTX 560 Ti 1GB AMP(graphics card)
Corsair Vengeance CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 (ram)
Seagate Barracuda 500GB ST500DM002 (HDD)
CoolerMaster Silent pro M2 750W (PSU)
LG CH12LS28 12X BD-R (optical drive)

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Old 05-22-2012, 10:38 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Since you are in Aus, I'll let one of them answer fully, but if you can squeeze an intel 1155 socket cpu/mobo you'll get a better gaming setup.

Foldie = i5 6600kMSI Z170A M5 EVGA 970 SC Corsair H100 Corsair hx520 2x8gb GSkill Corsair 650D
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I'd go for the 4170 instead.
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