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  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

Don't know a thing about AMD processors, but I do know for your price point you probably only need 8gb of ram.

  • 63 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor $104.99 @ Amazon
CPU Cooler Cooler Master RR-T4-18PK-R1 70.0 CFM Rifle Bearing CPU Cooler $14.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $96.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory $59.99 @ Newegg
Storage Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $69.98 @ OutletPC
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $52.89 @ OutletPC
Video Card XFX Radeon R9 280 3GB Double Dissipation Video Card $169.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT S340 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case $69.99 @ Amazon
Power Supply Corsair Builder 600W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $34.99 @ Newegg
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) $88.98 @ OutletPC
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $763.77
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-07 19:40 EST-0500

Better...ish. Really no need for 16GB unless your doing a workload. And for that I wouldn't be choosing an Athlon anyway.

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