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christmas gift for dad

yeetloaf

3 months ago

hello pcpp

i am gonna be building an itx pc for my dad to give to him on christmas

he will not be gaming but he will be doing heavy multitaksing and some video editing

what is the cheapest you can reccomend

usa, yes microcenter, no peripherals

would like to keep budget under 600

Edit would also like to be able to run like 4 monitors

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  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

A little over, but it might be a useful starting point.

PCPartPicker Part List

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor $118.00 @ Amazon
Motherboard Gigabyte B450 I AORUS PRO WIFI Mini ITX AM4 Motherboard $116.00 @ Amazon
Memory GeIL EVO POTENZA 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $58.99 @ Newegg
Storage Crucial P1 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive $95.99 @ Amazon
Video Card XFX Radeon RX 570 4 GB RS XXX Video Card $129.99 @ Amazon
Case Cooler Master Elite 130 Mini ITX Tower Case $55.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply Corsair CXM (2015) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-modular ATX Power Supply $58.58 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $633.53
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-10-15 10:26 EDT-0400

pcpartpicker doesn't show microcenter so maybe you can pick up a deal or two.

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker Part List

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor $114.99
Motherboard Gigabyte B450 I AORUS PRO WIFI Mini ITX AM4 Motherboard $99.99
Memory GeIL EVO POTENZA 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $58.99 @ Newegg
Storage Crucial P1 1 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive $95.99 @ Amazon
Video Card XFX Radeon RX 570 4 GB RS XXX Video Card $129.99 @ Amazon
Case Cooler Master Elite 130 Mini ITX Tower Case $55.98 @ Newegg
Power Supply Corsair CX (2017) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $53.98 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $609.91
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-10-15 20:47 EDT-0400

Prices reflect what they are after the $30 mobo discount, CX>CXM.

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point

CX>CXM

Proof for your statement?

  • 3 months ago
  • 1 point
  • 3 months ago
  • 2 points

I don’t put a lot of faith into that tier list, and a non-modular PSU will be a PITA in a small case.

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