budget rig (HELP)

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penryn 2 hertz
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.hi is me i have sent back the athlon 620 quad core and hd 5750 so im in need of a new rig i went out today and and got a new psu the corsair tx 650w a sony blue-ray drive and wd 320gb 7200rpm 16mb cache and windows 7 home pre 64 bit a razer lycosa keybored and deathadder mouse and a razer mouse mat and an xigmatek asgard case so im in need of RAM/MOBO/CPU/GPU it needs to be drr3 my budget is £450 pounds as im in the uk its for gameing on my 26inch lcd 720p eny ideas ???...

undeadkingpr
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wow small hdd-
I would advise-
some cheap 1156mb
i5-750
OCZ 6gb ddr3 1600
gts 260
dont know uk prices but I think thats a bit over-gpu is very important and expensive so prioritize that

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Kindom934
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I'd agree. Grab a bigger HD...unless it's only a gaming and not a 'store files'. 500GB or more I'd recommend for a main rig.

penryn 2 hertz
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yeah its only for gameing i have a 1tb buffalo drive stashion.