Build a 4th Gen PC for under $1,000

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  07 July 2013
Build a 4th Gen PC for under $1,000

With Intel's 4th gen (Haswell) processors on the street, many people could use an inexpensive build for a quality animating PC.

Here's a super solid, inexpensive build:

Processor: Intel Core i7-4770K
Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87-UD3H
GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD 7790 Dual-X
Memory: 8GB (4GB x 2) Kingston HyperX Black DDR3-1600 Dual-Channel Kit
Case: NZXT Source 210 Mid-Tower
SSD: Intel 520 Series SSD
Bulk storage: WD Caviar Blue 500GB, 7200RPM, 64MB Cache HDD
Optical drive: Lite-On SATA DVD-R
PSU: FSP Group Raider 450W Haswell-Ready Power Supply

And here's the full tutorial:

And scope out Intel 4th gen processors:

Oh, and Intel SSDs too:
  07 July 2013
Check it out


Last edited by NowItCanBeTold : 07 July 2013 at 12:11 AM.
  07 July 2013
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