Gaming PC Specs

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Welcome to 2017! 2016 was a great year filed with many great adventures.

Within the last year I have invested in a gaming/video editing computer. I mainly used to be a console gamer via the Xbox systems but have started trying more PC games as well. Below is my current build.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item
CPU Intel Core i5-4460 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor
Motherboard Asus Z87-A ATX LGA1150 Motherboard
Memory Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory
Storage Samsung 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5″ Solid State Drive
Storage Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5″ 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 960 4GB SuperSC ACX 2.0+ Video Card
Case Corsair SPEC-01 RED ATX Mid Tower Case
Power Supply EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply
Optical Drive Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 Pro OEM 64-bit
Keyboard UtechSmart Saturn Wired Gaming Keyboard
Monitor ASUS VN248H-P Slim Bezel Black 23.8″ 5ms (GTG) HDMI Widescreen LED Backlight LCD Monitor IPS 80,000,000:1, Built-in Speakers

I have my operating system and a few main programs and games on the Samsung solid state harddrive, while the rest of the data and games on the Western Digital Black harddrive. For any pictures, music and main documents I have stored on a separate computer, which is used a a home media server that is linked up with the rest of my network. A future post will be made about my network. This is the best computer but it gets the job done.