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I can only order one. Which should I go for?

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My dad says I can only order one part then a week or 2 later i can order the other since he wont have enough money to pay for all of it
which should I order first?

The GPU, CPU & Mobo or Peripherals?

 

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CPU and Mobo

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Is thins going to be a baller birthday present?  

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1 minute ago, Damascus said:

Is thins going to be a baller birthday present?  

my bday is in august LOL 

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1 minute ago, UltimaHeart said:

why cpu & mobo first?

If you already have Case, PSU and RAM, you can use iGPU and set up computer

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1 minute ago, UltimaHeart said:

my bday is in august LOL 

Wowo, a 1080 ti is one hell of a gift

1 minute ago, UltimaHeart said:

why cpu & mobo first?

They can be used independently, a gpu can’t be

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3 minutes ago, JDE said:

If you already have Case, PSU and RAM, you can use iGPU and set up computer

I can add the GPU later right?

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Just now, UltimaHeart said:

I can add the GPU later right?

Yes, obviously

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Do you live near a Microcenter? If you do, then I'd get the GPU/Peripherals (on black friday when they're on sale), and the CPU+Mobo later on since they're always on sale (at microcenter in store).

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2 minutes ago, djdwosk97 said:

Do you live near a Microcenter? If you do, then I'd get the GPU/Peripherals (on black friday when they're on sale), and the CPU+Mobo later on since they're always on sale (at microcenter in store).

Yes! I do live near a microcenter 

 

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Yes! I do live near a microcenter 

 

Well, Microcenter always has great cpu+mobo combos, so I'd definitely hold off on those two components then (unless you find an even better deal elsewhere).

http://www.microcenter.com/site/brands/intel-processor-bundles.aspx

http://www.microcenter.com/site/products/amd_bundles.aspx

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1 minute ago, djdwosk97 said:

Well, Microcenter always has great cpu+mobo combos, so I'd definitely hold off on those two components then (unless you find an even better deal elsewhere).

http://www.microcenter.com/site/brands/intel-processor-bundles.aspx

http://www.microcenter.com/site/products/amd_bundles.aspx

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2 minutes ago, UltimaHeart said:

do they have some for coffee lake or no?

It might depend on your specific location, but for the most part they're sold out like everywhere else.

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CPU & Mobo first.

That GPU will just collect dust just sitting there waiting for you to get the CPU & Mobo ....

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Just now, djdwosk97 said:

It might depend on your specific location, but for the most part they're sold out like everywhere else.

they have so much core i7 8700k & i5 8600k so i dont think they would 

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18 minutes ago, JDE said:

CPU and Mobo

I think you should order the motherboard and memory toward the end of your build, just in case (not really that likely to be honest, but just to be safe)they are dead on arrival. If it takes a while to get all the parts it would be a real shame to miss out on warranty to replace them. I would order things like your GPU, CPU, PSU or storage around the beginning of the build. 

 

Generally though, keep an eye on the prices. Sometimes that is the biggest signal for me to buy.

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3 minutes ago, SansVarnic said:

CPU & Mobo first.

That GPU will just collect dust just sitting there waiting for you to get the CPU & Mobo ....

Until it is finished, everything will be sitting and collecting dust

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5 minutes ago, DutchTexan said:

Until it is finished, everything will be sitting and collecting dust

Unless you have everything but the GPU, you can still use it

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22 hours ago, JDE said:

Unless you have everything but the GPU, you can still use it

So Save the GPU for last?

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