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good for the price? decided to upgrade from my mk14 laptop with a gtx750m to a gaming desktop.

was wondering if this parts list is good for what im paying, reliability is a question as well im wanting this build to atleast out perform my laptop here are the laptop specs
• Windows® 8
• Intel® Core™ i5-4200M Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.1GHz)
• Intel® HM87 Express Chipset
• 1GB NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 750M Graphics
• Hard Drive* 750GB Hard Drive (7200RPM)
• 8GB Memory

here is my parts list for the desktop i plan on building http://pcpartpicker.com/p/qDcWdC if you can compare them is the desktop gonna out perform the laptop?
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    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/y787Bm
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/y787Bm/by_merchant/

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($163.95 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($45.00 @ SuperBiiz)
    Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($56.89 @ OutletPC)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Best Buy)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon R9 270 2GB Core Edition Video Card ($141.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Deepcool TESSERACT BF ATX Mid Tower Case ($25.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($58.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($12.99 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($84.60 @ SuperBiiz)
    Keyboard: Corsair Raptor K30 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($39.30 @ Amazon)
    Total: $679.69
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-05-20 14:21 EDT-0400
    a better build
  2. dasulman said:
    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/y787Bm
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/y787Bm/by_merchant/

    CPU: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($163.95 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: MSI H81M-E34 Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($45.00 @ SuperBiiz)
    Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($56.89 @ OutletPC)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Best Buy)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon R9 270 2GB Core Edition Video Card ($141.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Case: Deepcool TESSERACT BF ATX Mid Tower Case ($25.99 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($58.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($12.99 @ Newegg)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($84.60 @ SuperBiiz)
    Keyboard: Corsair Raptor K30 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($39.30 @ Amazon)
    Total: $679.69
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-05-20 14:21 EDT-0400
    a better build


    thx :) more suggestions are welcome :D
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