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TheFox88

Newbie Needs Help With Custom Gaming PC Purchase

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Hi guys, new here. I am about to order a custom PC. I wont be building it myself just to make that clear. Looking for helpful insight and guidance as im a massive PC noob despite playing them for last 2 decades. Ive never really bought anything remotely high end and i have no idea how to build them. That being said ive spent lots of time recently trying to absorb as much info as i could. Ive ended up with this selection of parts based on around 200 google searches lmao. From what ive managed to grasp i feel pretty confident that this setup is pretty good without breaking my bank too much, im already over budget a little. In the future id like to upgrade of course, at least the GPU but thats way down the line. For the foreseeable future this PC will be a huge step up in performance for me.

Here is my current selection of parts.

Ryzen 5 PC

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6GHz Hexa Core (Socket AM4)

G.Skill Trident Z RGB 16GB (2x 8GB) 3200MHz DDR4

MSI B450 TOMAHAWK AMD Socket AM4 Motherboard

Seagate BarraCuda 2TB SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive

MSI GeForce GTX 1070 Ti GAMING 8GB Graphics Card

Fractal Design Meshify C Mid Tower Case - Black

EVGA SuperNOVA 650 G1+ 650W Modular 80+ Gold PSU

Microsoft Windows 10 Home - 64-Bit DVD (OEM)

3 Year Collect & Return warranty

Crucial MX500 500GB 2.5" SATA III SSD

No Thanks - I do not need WiFi

2x Arctic F12 PWM 120mm Case Fan

Are there certain components i could probably replace for something in a similar price range? I have stretched my budget already to improve the SSD a litte, the motherboard and the RAM as i believe it is compatible with Ryzen systems? Hopefully someone can advise me on this as the cost was considerable. I kind of got the impression that i would be fine with something like Corsair Vengeance 3200MHz as i have no intention of Overclocking or anything beyond maybe the basics preset stuff.

Im very apprehensive to hit the buy button at the moment as i dont want to regret choosing certain components or make a mistake. However i have spent a while deliberating and im fairly confident this is a good setup at a fair price. Its around £1300 atm iirc. Please help me decide, i cant wait to get to playing but i do not want regrets 

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On 11/27/2018 at 11:20 PM, TheFox88 said:

Anyone have any advice? Im a total noob when it comes to PCs and i dont want to buy the wrong setup or waste money on unneeded hardware.

why you need two PSU  ! YOU CAN REPLACE  Motherboard WITH  MSI x470 Gaming Plus 

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