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Entry Build for a Novice Builder

Tatertotsz

22 days ago

Hello! I'm a junior in high school ready to take on his first build. I've gamed on console for years and I now want to make the switch. Just looking for a build that won't break the bank. I'm looking for a simple build that brings me into gaming at about 60 FPS of mid to high setting on games if possible. Thanks!

  • Budget: 400-500 -Case Size: Mini ATX
  • Location: US
  • Use (gaming, rendering, etc): Gaming
  • Peripherals required (monitor, keyboard/mouse, etc): Keyboard, Wireless Network Adapter (NEEDED), Optical Drive, Speakers (Optional)
  • Operating System required: N/A I already have an OS ready.

Comments

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 point

On it.

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker Part List

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2 GHz 6-Core Processor $98.98 @ Walmart
CPU Cooler Deepcool GAMMAXX 300 55.5 CFM CPU Cooler $18.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard ASRock B450M/AC Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard $83.71 @ Amazon
Memory Patriot Signature Premium 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR4-2666 Memory $30.99 @ Amazon
Storage Seagate BarraCuda 1 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $34.99 @ Walmart
Video Card XFX Radeon RX 560 - 1024 4 GB Video Card $119.99 @ Amazon
Case GameMax Expedition MicroATX Mini Tower Case $29.20 @ Amazon
Power Supply Rosewill Capstone 550 W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-modular ATX Power Supply $44.99 @ Newegg
Keyboard SteelSeries Apex 100 Wired Gaming Keyboard $19.98 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $481.82
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-11-13 10:19 EST-0500

Done!

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 point

Thanks so much!

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 point

no problem! :)

  • 22 days ago
  • 1 point

This goes just a bit above your budget, but I think the few bucks over is worth it for getting a 2600, double the ram, and a 570 in there.

PCPartPicker Part List

Type Item Price
CPU AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor $117.68 @ Amazon
Motherboard ASRock B450M/AC Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard $88.98 @ Newegg
Memory Team T-FORCE VULCAN Z 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $49.99 @ Newegg
Storage HP EX900 250 GB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive $36.99 @ Amazon
Video Card XFX Radeon RX 570 4 GB RS XXX Video Card $129.99 @ Amazon
Case Rosewill RANGER-M MicroATX Mini Tower Case $25.97 @ Amazon
Power Supply Corsair CX (2017) 450 W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply $52.98 @ Newegg
Keyboard Logitech K120 Wired Standard Keyboard $8.99 @ Target
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $511.57
Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-11-13 21:40 EST-0500
  • 21 days ago
  • 1 point

Thanks a lot! :)

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