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Looks solid. Maybe I would've gone for an NVMe drive and 3600MHz memory but other than that it looks fine.

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Just now, Mateyyy said:

3600MHz memory but other than that it looks fine.

Agree with that. Especially with Ryzen


Maybe this? (Not affiliated) 

CPU: i7 6700

GPU: GTX 1060 6GB

RAM: 16GB DDR4 2133 MHZ

Storage: 2TB Crucial SATA SSD + 2TB WD BLUE


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Posted · Original PosterOP
4 minutes ago, Charlie Groves said:

Agree with that. Especially with Ryzen


Maybe this? (Not affiliated) 

Can you send a link to the memory on PCPartPicker?

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1 minute ago, boggy77 said:

it's not cheaper, it's better

Yeah, a good amount better while only slightly more expensive.

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18 minutes ago, redbrickwhale said:

The ryzen 3600 is cheaper on amazon by like 14 pounds thats a way to save moeny


CPU: Ryzen 5 3600

GPU: Gigabyte gtx 1660 Super oc 6g
Mobo:MSI b450 tomahawk max

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PSU: cxm 450

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I'd go with a 1TB SSD. Otherwise it looks fine.

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CPU: Intel i5 4690k Cooler: Corsair H100i V2 Motherboard: MSI Z97i AC ITX

RAM: Crucial Ballistix 16GB DDR3 Storage: Kingston Fury 240GB GPU: Asus Strix GTX 970

PSU: Thermaltake TR2 Case: Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX

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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 hour ago, boggy77 said:

it's not cheaper, it's better

yeah I was looking at the earlier stages of my build it was around £20 more

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This would be my recommendation. Much better build.


PCPartPicker Part List

CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor  (£165.00 @ Amazon UK) 
Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard  (£73.79 @ Amazon UK) 
Memory: Crucial Ballistix 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 CL16 Memory  (£68.02 @ Amazon UK) 
Storage: Pioneer 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive  (£119.99 @ Amazon UK) A Phison e12 drive.
Video Card: MSI Radeon RX 5700 8 GB GAMING X Video Card  (£339.40 @ Alza) Probably one of the best 5700 out there.
Case: Aerocool Aero One Mini Eclipse MicroATX Mini Tower Case  (£49.95 @ Amazon UK) Great case for it's price. Comes with 4 ARGB fans.

Power Supply: Corsair TXM Gold 750 W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-modular ATX Power Supply  (£89.99 @ Amazon UK) The 650w and 750w unit were available fr the same price. So went with the higher wattage unit.
Monitor: AOC C24G1 24.0" 1920x1080 144 Hz Monitor  (£182.99 @ Amazon UK) 
Total: £1089.13
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2020-05-30 01:06 BST+0100




Ryzen 7 3700X - ASRock X470 Taichi - G.Skill Trident Z RGB (8x2 3200MHz) - Sabrent Rocket 1TB - Seagate Barracuda 2TB - MSI GeForce GTX980Ti LIGHTNING - Fractal Design Meshify C - Super Flower Leadex ll Gold 650 Watt



Xeon X5680 - Asus SABERTOOTH X58 - Crucial (4x2 1333MHz) - Crucial MX500 500GB - Sapphire RX580 Pulse - Cougar MX330 - EVGA SuperNOVA G2 650 Watt



Acer Nitro 5 - 7300HQ - 16GB DDR4 2133MHz - GTX 1050Ti - Intel 600p Series 256GB - Samsung 860 Evo 1TB


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