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Old 08-02-2012, 06:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default First Time Computer Build AMD BUDGET £500

1. Motherboard for either an Intel or AMD processor
ATX or Micro-ATX form = ASUS M5A88-V EVO AMD 880G + SB850 ATX Motherboard - AM3+ socket
£109.97




2. Processor for either Intel or AMD motherboard = AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Processor
£159.99




3. Memory for motherboard DDR3 = INTEGRAL PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 DIMM RAM Memory Module - 2GB x2
£9.99 x2




4. Case to hold the motherboard CPU and Memory
Full tower, Mid-tower, or Micro = COOLERMASTER Elite 360 ATX PC Tower Case
£29.97




5. Power supply if the case does not include one = OCZ ZS550W-UK ATX PSU
£29.99




6. DVD RW drive = HP DVD1260i
£24.99




7.Hard disk drive (AKA HDD) = WHITEBOX Generic Internal 3.5" Sata Hard Drive - 1TB
£64.97




8. Video card if your motherboard does not have integrated video or you plan on playing games. = PNY Ge Force 8400 PCI-E Graphics Card - 512MB
£19.97




9. CPU cooler AKA heatsink. if its not included with the processor (Retail box units include the cooler) = XIGMATEK Loki 92 mm Case Fan
£14.99




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Old 08-03-2012, 09:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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What is this computer being used for? If gaming, I recommend upgrading form that 8400 as it will provide very little performance. Also, if this is a general purpose computer, onboard should be plenty.
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