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Need help picking parts of a new PC 1200$usd budget

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Budget (including currency): 1200$ usd but can go a little bit higher
Country: USA
Games, programs or workloads that it will be used for: Valorant Rust Overwatch - have a seperate pc that can do workloads
Other details (existing parts lists, whether any peripherals are needed, what you're upgrading from, when you're going to buy, what resolution and refresh rate you want to play at, etc):
I'm very confident i can get everything retail so don't worry about that.No peripherals needed. I have a pc that's for workloads so this pc is just for gaming. 1200 is the budget but can go a little higher

Budget (including currency): 1200$ usd but can go a little bit higher
Country: USA
Games, programs or workloads that it will be used for: Valorant Rust Overwatch - have a seperate pc that can do workloads
Other details (existing parts lists, whether any peripherals are needed, what you're upgrading from, when you're going to buy, what resolution and refresh rate you want to play at, etc):
I'm very confident i can get everything retail so don't worry about that.No peripherals needed. I have a pc that's for workloads so this pc is just for gaming. 1200 is the budget but can go a little higher
the monitor its with is 144hz and 1080p
 
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Read this thread:


paying special attention to comment #6 by ThrashZone and comment #10 by HD64G concerning prioritizing GPU acquisition.

Buy your GPU first since it is the most difficult part to acquire then come back and ask about how to spend the remainder of your budget.

You should also specify if you have extra parts laying around (and which ones).

Best of luck.
 
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I'm very confident i can get everything retail so don't worry about that
Retail at MSRP? Or something close to that ? If yes then I agree, get gpu first , otherwise you’ll have to go prebuilt , crazy that prebuilts are becoming the better option nowadays.
 
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You can DL the free version of Windows 10 from the MS site.

https://www.newegg.com/black-fractal-design-focus-g-atx-mid-tower/p/N82E16811352069
Fractal Design Focus G Black ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $49.99

Exhaust fan for that case.

ARCTIC P12 PWM - 120mm Case Fan $7.99

https://www.newegg.com/super-flower-leadex-iii-sf-550f14hg-550w/p/1HU-024C-00008
Super Flower Leadex III 550W 80+ Gold Modular Power Supply $69.99

https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813157978
ASRock B560M PRO4 $99.99

https://www.pcnation.com/web/detail...6-core-2-90-ghz-processor-oem-cm8070104290716
Intel Core i5-10400F $144.35

https://www.amazon.com/DEEPCOOL-GAMMAXX-400-Blue-Compatible/dp/B00JQ2YDCY/
DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX 400 CPU Air Cooler $24.99

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07T637L7T
TEAMGROUP T-Force Vulcan Z DDR4 3200MHz 16GB (2x8GB) CL16 $67.99

Team Group CX2 2.5" 1TB SATA III 3D NAND Internal SSD $77.99

EVGA GeForce RTX 3060 XC Gaming 12GB $749.99

Total: $1293

https://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/B560M Pro4/index.asp

https://www.fractal-design.com/products/cases/focus/focus-g/black/

 
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You can DL the free version of Windows 10 from the MS site.

https://www.newegg.com/black-fractal-design-focus-g-atx-mid-tower/p/N82E16811352069
Fractal Design Focus G Black ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $49.99

Exhaust fan for that case.

ARCTIC P12 PWM - 120mm Case Fan $7.99

https://www.newegg.com/super-flower-leadex-iii-sf-550f14hg-550w/p/1HU-024C-00008
Super Flower Leadex III 550W 80+ Gold Modular Power Supply $69.99

https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813157978
ASRock B560M PRO4 $99.99

https://www.pcnation.com/web/detail...6-core-2-90-ghz-processor-oem-cm8070104290716
Intel Core i5-10400F $144.35

https://www.amazon.com/DEEPCOOL-GAMMAXX-400-Blue-Compatible/dp/B00JQ2YDCY/
DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX 400 CPU Air Cooler $24.99

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07T637L7T
TEAMGROUP T-Force Vulcan Z DDR4 3200MHz 16GB (2x8GB) CL16 $67.99

Team Group CX2 2.5" 1TB SATA III 3D NAND Internal SSD $77.99

EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 Super FTW3 Ultra+ OC $616.90

Total: $1160

https://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/B560M Pro4/index.asp

https://www.fractal-design.com/products/cases/focus/focus-g/black/

Hey, thanks for helping me. I think i can get everything at retail and i was wondering if you could make a new build or incorporate some of the stuff from this build into it but with retail price guidelines. Like price a rtx3060ti and 399$.
 
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GPU

https://www.bestbuy.com/site/nvidia...-card-steel-and-black/6439402.p?skuId=6439402

PSU

https://www.newegg.com/super-flower-leadex-iii-bronze-sf-650r14he-650w/p/1HU-024C-00017

Better cpu cooler


Faster SSD.


Better case (use that Arctic 120mm fan I posted up above for an exhaust fan).

https://www.newegg.com/black-phanteks-eclipse-p400a-atx-mid-tower/p/N82E16811854085

Better board w/better VRM's which allows you to run that cpu with the power limits turned off in the bios.

https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144396


https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/MAG-B560M-BAZOOKA

 
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https://www.newegg.com/black-fractal-design-focus-g-atx-mid-tower/p/N82E16811352069
Fractal Design Focus G Black ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $49.99

Exhaust fan for that case.

ARCTIC P12 PWM - 120mm Case Fan $7.99

https://www.newegg.com/super-flower-leadex-iii-sf-550f14hg-550w/p/1HU-024C-00008
Super Flower Leadex III 550W 80+ Gold Modular Power Supply $69.99

https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813157978
ASRock B560M PRO4 $99.99

https://www.pcnation.com/web/detail...6-core-2-90-ghz-processor-oem-cm8070104290716
Intel Core i5-10400F $144.35

https://www.amazon.com/DEEPCOOL-GAMMAXX-400-Blue-Compatible/dp/B00JQ2YDCY/
DEEPCOOL GAMMAXX 400 CPU Air Cooler $24.99

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07T637L7T
TEAMGROUP T-Force Vulcan Z DDR4 3200MHz 16GB (2x8GB) CL16 $67.99

Team Group CX2 2.5" 1TB SATA III 3D NAND Internal SSD $77.99

EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 Super FTW3 Ultra+ OC $616.90

Total: $1160

https://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/B560M Pro4/index.asp

https://www.fractal-design.com/products/cases/focus/focus-g/black/


2070 Usually ships within 5 months.
 
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And if you really want to go the extra mile than this cpu which is going for $30 cheaper atm than the 5600x.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/203371799302

Review of that cpu w/benchmarks.

 
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