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How to assemble a gaming PC less than $900 Euro

Here are some tips to assemble a PC capable of adequate performance in the game without spending more than $900.

The following configurations can be assembled at these prices only in the day today, as we tapped some valid offers only at this time to maintain such a low final price.

We start from the processor: Intel Core i5-6600K based on Skylake architecture is the most convenient choice at this time. This version has frequency multiplier unlocked, and this allows easy servicing with overclocking as well as to increase performance. The version that we propose does not have the original heatsink, which allows you to save a bit, especially if you decide to buy this sink.

Intel Core i5 6600K 3.50 GHz Quad Core Skylake Desktop Processor, Socket LGA 1151, 6MB Cache (BX80662I56600K)
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The cooler Cooler Master Hyper TX3 is a convincing solution for the system we are assembling. And can also be installed by users with no experience in the assembly of PC. The noise level is very low and the smallest footprint.

Hyper TX3 – CPU Cooler with 3 Direct Contact Heat Pipes
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Hyper TX3 – CPU Cooler with 3 Direct Contact Heat Pipes
  • CPU Support: Intel: Core™ i5 / Core™ i3 / Core™2 Extreme / Core™2 Quad /...
  • Maximum compatible CPU wattage: over 130W TDP
  • Heat Sink Material: Aluminum fin / 3 heat pipes

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We chose the motherboard ASRock Z170 PRO4S ATX DDR4. Compared to other motherboards with socket 1151 needed to Skylake, this solution offers a significantly higher quality, with a good compromise even as regards the price. Covering DDR4 RAM, while the chipset used is Intel Z170, suitable for overclocking the CPU.

ASRock ATX DDR4 LGA 1151 Motherboard Z170 PRO4S
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ASRock ATX DDR4 LGA 1151 Motherboard Z170 PRO4S
  • Socket: LGA1151
  • Chipset: Intel Z170
  • Memory: 4x DDR4-3200+(OC)/ 2933(OC)/ 2800(OC)/ 2400(OC)/ 2133 DIMM Slots, Dual...

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Kingston HyperX Fury memories are ideal to play without spending a lot. With automatic overclocking that takes place directly to the installation and without having to resort to the BIOS, they provide the performance needed to make the most of Skylake processor, and the GeForce GTX 970 that we included in this configuration. It is kind of DDR4 memory available in 2×8 configuration, the best in order to exploit the full performance potential of the memory.

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HyperX FURY Black 16GB Kit (2x8GB) 2133MHz DDR4 Non-ECC CL14 DIMM Desktop Memory (HX421C14FBK2/16)
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HyperX FURY Black 16GB Kit (2x8GB) 2133MHz DDR4 Non-ECC CL14 DIMM Desktop Memory (HX421C14FBK2/16)
  • Easy to install - plug-and-play functionality
  • Automatic overclocking - reach faster speeds and highercapacities just by installing...
  • Cost-efficient - the perfect combination of price and DDR4 performance

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Corsair VS 550 0f 550 Watt provides a reserve of very large power than you need with such a system. It features ultra quiet 120mm fan with automatic adjustment of the engine speed according to temperature and is characterized by a type of active power factor correction (PFC) with the 0.99 efficiency for maximum stability of the services tensions.

Corsair VS 550W
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GeForce GTX 970 is at the moment one of the video cards, which is characterized by the best price/performance ratio. It is now sold in this Zotac configuration to a literally indispensable. The GeForce GTX 970 is the soul of your gaming system, and it is this interesting offer, which enables us to assemble a system suitable to any type of game at such a good price. Note, too, like the GeForce GTX 970 cards are also valid for virtual reality, being indicated as a minimum requirement for Oculus Rift.

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It is no longer possible to play at decent performance without an SSD. Drive as Crucial BX200 it provides the performance needed to maintain the high fluidity of the games even in conditions of a heavy stream of the map and texture. It is characterized by sequential reads/writes up to 540/490 MB/s on all types of files and reading/random writes up to 66/78 k IOPS of all file types, providing superior performance up to 13 times compared to those provided by a traditional mechanical disk.

Crucial BX200 240GB SATA 2.5 Inch Internal Solid State Drive - CT240BX200SSD1
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Crucial BX200 240GB SATA 2.5 Inch Internal Solid State Drive - CT240BX200SSD1
  • Sequential reads/writes up to 540 / 490 MB/s on all file types and random...
  • More than 13x faster than a typical hard drive and 40x more energy efficient
  • More durable than a hard drive - no small moving parts that are prone to failure and...

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Obviously, we have to put all these components in a case to be considered completed our work. And for this purpose, we recommend Thermaltake Versa H23, quality homes Mid Tower guaranteed by the well-known brands and higher than most of the other solutions, specifically designed for gamers.

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Thermaltake Versa H23 Window SPCC ATX Mid Tower Computer Chassis CA-1B1-00M1WN-01
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Thermaltake Versa H23 Window SPCC ATX Mid Tower Computer Chassis CA-1B1-00M1WN-01
  • Enthusiast Design: Designed for gamer, eSPORTS look front bezel and perforated metal...
  • Tool-free Installation: Innovative 5.25" & 3.5" tool-free drive bay design for easy...
  • Handy I/O ports: The perforated front-top panel has implemented one data transfer...

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