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Hi Guys! This is going to be my first ever build and would appreciate your feedback if possible :)

https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/gLypf8

Intel Core I5 7600K 3.8Ghz
Gigabyte Nvidia 1050TI 4gb Windforce OC
MSI z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard
Corsair - Vengeance LPX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 RAM
Cooler Master 212 EVO
Kingston SSD Now 120GB for M.2 Port
Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 7200RPM
EVGA 600W 80+ Power Supply
Asus PCE - N15 Wifi Card
Asus 24D5MT DVD/CD Writer
Aerocool Aero-500 Gaming Case with Window

What do you guys think? Could you please give me any feedback?
I´m obviously not looking for extreme settings. I love gaming and in particular MMO and MOBA although I play FPS games also. I selected the parts with future proofing in mind to expand.

Thank you guys!!
Reply to kibraelwow
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  1. My 2 cents..

    -Get a Coffee Lake instead either i5-8400 or I5-8600K. Both will easily outperform the 7600K.
    -Consider a better quality PSU, specially if you are going to overclock. Maybe a Seasonic Focus series as that is good bang for the buck.
    -For a small extra cost, upgrade RAM to 3000 or 3200MHz.
    -Do you really need an optical drive? Who is even using that these days
    -Save the money from the M.2 drive and buy a larger sata SSD instead. You won't notice the difference in everyday usage unless you work with large video files.

    For future proofing you want to go Coffee Lake rather than the old Kaby Lake platform.
    Reply to Kasper Jorgensen
  2. Bigger M.2 SSD, bigger monitor, better PSU & better GPU. As far as future proofing AMD will be using the same socket (AM4) until 2020.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor (£178.50 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: ASRock - AB350M Pro4 Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£71.24 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws V Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-3200 Memory (£94.62 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Crucial - MX300 275GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive (£75.31 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£37.79 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 3GB Mini Video Card (£179.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Case: Fractal Design - Focus G (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case (£49.99 @ Novatech)
    Power Supply: Corsair - CXM (2015) 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply (£48.87 @ Box Limited)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: Acer - S242HL 24.0" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor (£107.94 @ Aria PC)
    Total: £855.85
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-30 20:58 GMT+0000
    Reply to WildCard999
  3. Will outperform both of the above in gaming and keeping your somewhat better IPS monitor than the TN monitor suggested by other.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i5-8400 2.8GHz 6-Core Processor (£173.99 @ BT Shop)
    Motherboard: MSI - Z370-A PRO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (£99.18 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: Corsair - Vengeance LPX 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2666 Memory (£68.99 @ Ebuyer)
    Storage: Crucial - MX300 275GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive (£75.31 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£37.79 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Mini Video Card (£239.99 @ Novatech)
    Case: Aerocool - Aero-800 ATX Mid Tower Case (£54.90 @ Kustom PCs)
    Power Supply: Corsair - CXM (2015) 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply (£48.87 @ Box Limited)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: Samsung - S22D300HY 21.5" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor (£89.99 @ CCL Computers)
    Total: £900.61
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-30 21:10 GMT+0000
    Reply to Kasper Jorgensen
  4. Your build will work as is.

    I have some suggestions:

    I5-7600K is one of the very best gaming processors, particularly with an overclock.
    But, today, the I3-8350K has the same 4 threads, costs less and overclocks higher.
    https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/product/fCs8TW/intel-core-i3-8350k-40ghz-quad-core-processor-bx80684i38350k

    You will need a Z370 based motherboard.
    They are priced similarly.
    And... check to see if the motherboard includes wifi capability.
    Some of the smaller ones do.

    Buy a m.2 ssd with pcie capability.
    The data transfer rates for sequential operations are some 5x faster.
    I like Samsung 960 EVO 240gb.
    120gb is going to fill up quickly.
    Buy 240gb .
    You can defer on the hard drive until you actually need the space.

    If you are not playing fast action games, GTX1050ti may be ok.
    But, usually a balanced gamer spends 2x the cpu budget on the graphics card.

    You actually need only 350w for your build, but to allow for a stronger graphics card, perhaps a GTX1070, buy 550w. Some EVGA units are really good, others not.
    I think yours is in the not category.
    Here is a list:
    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-2547993/psu-tier-list.html
    Seasonic is always good and seems to be on sale now.
    Look at the Seasonic focus 550w gold, rated 9.8/10 by jonnyguru.
    https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/product/bkp323/seasonic-focus-plus-gold-550w-80-gold-certified-fully-modular-atx-power-supply-ssr-550fx

    Will you EVER want 16gb of ram??
    If so, seriously consider buying a 2 x 8gb kit up front.
    Ram must be matched, and adding more is never guaranteed 100% to work.
    Reply to geofelt
  5. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i3-8350K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor (£158.49 @ Aria PC)
    CPU Cooler: Deepcool - GAMMAXX 400 White 74.3 CFM CPU Cooler (£35.87 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: MSI - Z370-A PRO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (£97.95 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory (£59.30 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Samsung - 960 EVO 250GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive (£107.50 @ Aria PC)
    Storage: Seagate - Constellation ES.2 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£51.60 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: XFX - Radeon RX VEGA 56 8GB Video Card (£362.17 @ Amazon UK)
    Case: BitFenix - Nova ATX Mid Tower Case (£27.66 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: SeaSonic - S12II 620W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply (£64.10 @ Alza)
    Optical Drive: LG - GH24NSD1 DVD/CD Writer (£12.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit (£82.74 @ Aria PC)
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: Asus - VE278H 27.0" 1920x1080 Monitor (£129.98 @ Ebuyer)
    Total: £1201.95
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-31 00:34 GMT+0000
    RX Vega 56 vs GTX 1070
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ATk81eQJf1I
    Reply to need4speeds
  6. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i3-8100 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processor (£101.94 @ Aria PC)
    Motherboard: MSI - Z370-A PRO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard (£97.95 @ Amazon UK)
    Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory (£59.30 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Plextor - M7V 128GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£47.45 @ Ebuyer)
    Storage: Seagate - Constellation ES 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£33.19 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: PNY - GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Video Card (£123.29 @ Amazon UK)
    Case: BitFenix - Nova ATX Mid Tower Case (£27.66 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: be quiet! - System Power 8 400W 80+ Certified ATX Power Supply (£32.79 @ Amazon UK)
    Optical Drive: LG - GH24NSD1 DVD/CD Writer (£12.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit (£82.74 @ Aria PC)
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: AOC - E2460SH 24.0" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor (£107.97 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £738.87
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-31 00:31 GMT+0000
    Reply to need4speeds
  7. Best answer
    I3-8350K vs. Ryzen 5 1600.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTUUa8auXXQ
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfTdIvveWWU
    Ryzen 5 1400 OC vs i3 8350K | 4.0GHz CPU Battle
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7UwL63S1K8

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor (£178.50 @ Amazon UK)
    CPU Cooler: Deepcool - GAMMAXX 400 White 74.3 CFM CPU Cooler (£35.87 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: ASRock - AB350M-HDV Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£59.78 @ CCL Computers)
    Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory (£59.30 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Samsung - 960 EVO 250GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive (£107.50 @ Aria PC)
    Storage: Seagate - Constellation ES.2 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£51.60 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: XFX - Radeon RX VEGA 56 8GB Video Card (£362.17 @ Amazon UK)
    Case: BitFenix - Nova ATX Mid Tower Case (£27.66 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: SeaSonic - S12II 620W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply (£64.10 @ Alza)
    Optical Drive: LG - GH24NSD1 DVD/CD Writer (£12.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit (£82.74 @ Aria PC)
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: Asus - VE278H 27.0" 1920x1080 Monitor (£129.98 @ Ebuyer)
    Total: £1183.79
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-31 00:46 GMT+0000
    Reply to need4speeds
  8. i3-8100 vs. Ryzen 5 1400.

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 1400 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor (£128.99 @ Overclockers.co.uk)
    CPU Cooler: Deepcool - GAMMAXX 400 White 74.3 CFM CPU Cooler (£35.87 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: ASRock - AB350M-HDV Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard (£59.78 @ CCL Computers)
    Memory: G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory (£59.30 @ Amazon UK)
    Storage: Plextor - M7V 128GB 2.5" Solid State Drive (£47.45 @ Ebuyer)
    Storage: Seagate - Constellation ES 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£33.19 @ Aria PC)
    Video Card: PNY - GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Video Card (£123.29 @ Amazon UK)
    Case: BitFenix - Nova ATX Mid Tower Case (£27.66 @ Aria PC)
    Power Supply: be quiet! - System Power 8 400W 80+ Certified ATX Power Supply (£32.79 @ Amazon UK)
    Optical Drive: LG - GH24NSD1 DVD/CD Writer (£12.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit (£82.74 @ Aria PC)
    Wireless Network Adapter: Asus - PCE-N15 PCI-Express x1 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter (£11.60 @ Ebuyer)
    Monitor: AOC - E2460SH 24.0" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor (£107.97 @ Amazon UK)
    Total: £763.62
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-10-31 01:10 GMT+0000
    Reply to need4speeds
  9. #need4speed

    Please use some better comparisons. You are comparing a golden chip Ryzen @ 4 GHz, most Ryzen won't oc that much, and you compare against the 8350K at stock speed. Either you compare stock vs stock or max oc vs max oc. Those YouTube videos are useless and not giving the right picture
    For the Ryzen 1600, yes it is a bit faster but again you should never trust some random YouTube video. Please link to bench from a reputable tech site instead.
    Reply to Kasper Jorgensen
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