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New to building PCs, need an expert to check if my parts are compatible

Hello, I am building my new PC and after comparing parts I have put together this build

CPU: Core i5-7600K 4x3.8GHz (@ 230€)
Storage: WD Blue 1TB (@ 46€)
GPU: 8GB Asus GeForce GTX 1070 Dual OC Aktiv PCIe 3.0 x16 (Retail) (@ 405€)
M2 SSD: 500GB Samsung 850 Evo M.2 2280 SATA 6Gb/s TLC Toggle (MZ-N5E500BW)(@ 172€)
CPU Cooling: Corsair Hydro Series H100i v2 (@ 110€)
Motherboard: Asus Prime Z270-A Intel Z270 So.1151 Dual Channel DDR ATX Retail (@ 152€)
RAM: 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX black DDR4-3000 DIMM CL15 Dual Kit (@ 121€)
Case: NZXT Source S340 Elite (@ 99€)
Power Supply: 550 Watt XFX TS Series Non-Modular 80+ Gold (@ 73€)

Total: 1400€/1232£ (I can't go much higher with my budget)


Any suggestions or help is very appreciated!
Reply to Oblivial
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  1. As it is, all parts are compatible with each other. Allow me to suggest to you another Intel build, with some modifications, to lower the costs at the same high performance:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i5-7600K 3.8GHz Quad-Core Processor (£206.40 @ Aria PC)
    CPU Cooler: CRYORIG - H5 Universal 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£44.99 @ Overclockers.co.uk)
    Motherboard: ASRock - Z270 Killer SLI ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (£124.80 @ More Computers)
    Memory: Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory (£125.63 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Storage: Samsung - 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£76.80 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£41.88 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: Asus - GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Dual Series Video Card (£388.65 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Case: NZXT - S340 Elite (White) ATX Mid Tower Case (£76.73 @ Ebuyer)
    Power Supply: Corsair - RMx 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply (£83.41 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £1169.29
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-06-14 18:09 BST+0100
    Reply to raisonjohn
  2. I suggest you replace M.2 SATA III drive with NVMe PCI-Express 3.0 x4 Internal Solid State Drive (SSD). 250GB is good size for operating system.

    SAMSUNG 960 EVO M.2 250GB NVMe PCI-Express 3.0 x4 Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) MZ-V6E250BW
    Reply to Calvin7
  3. Best answer
    here is another option. Just make sure the motherboard UEFI/BIOS is the latest version.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor (£190.83 @ Ebuyer)
    Motherboard: Asus - PRIME X370-PRO ATX AM4 Motherboard (£135.00 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory (£125.63 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Storage: Plextor - M7V 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£63.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Hitachi - Ultrastar 7K3000 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£54.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Video Card: Asus - GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Dual Series Video Card (£388.65 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Case: NZXT - H440 (Glossy White/Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£97.79 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: FSP Group - Hydro G 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply (£83.25 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £1140.13
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-06-14 18:55 BST+0100


    ADDENUM: same build, but with a 3rd Party CPU cooler for some good headroom for overclocking.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor (£190.83 @ Ebuyer)
    CPU Cooler: Scythe - FUMA 79.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£52.06 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: Asus - PRIME X370-PRO ATX AM4 Motherboard (£135.00 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3200 Memory (£125.63 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Storage: Plextor - M7V 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£63.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Hitachi - Ultrastar 7K3000 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£54.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Video Card: Asus - GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Dual Series Video Card (£388.65 @ Eclipse Computers)
    Case: NZXT - H440 (Glossy White/Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£97.79 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: FSP Group - Hydro G 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply (£83.25 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £1192.19
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-06-14 19:06 BST+0100
    Reply to shrapnel_indie
  4. Here is the list:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i7-7700K 4.2GHz Quad-Core Processor (£303.54 @ Aria PC)
    CPU Cooler: CRYORIG - H7 49.0 CFM CPU Cooler (£34.99 @ Overclockers.co.uk)
    Motherboard: Asus - PRIME Z270-P ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (£106.84 @ Novatech)
    Memory: Corsair - Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2666 Memory (£111.59 @ Aria PC)
    Storage: Samsung - 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£76.80 @ Amazon UK)
    Video Card: EVGA - GeForce GTX 1080 8GB Superclocked Gaming ACX 3.0 Video Card (£485.47 @ Scan.co.uk)
    Case: Fractal Design - Core 2300 ATX Mid Tower Case (£44.23 @ Amazon UK)
    Power Supply: Corsair - RMx 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply (£83.41 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £1246.87
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-06-14 19:00 BST+0100

    Add HDD down the lane as per your requirement. That SSD will do fine for few months before it runs out of space.
    Reply to King Dranzer
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