First pc build ever how did i do??

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Hey there I'm building my first pc and I have just about every part but the graphics card and my drives.. I'm posting because I want to know if the graphics card I'm about to buy is a good card and if all my choices really are ok.. I want to start streaming and recording gameplay videos.. so please let me know if I should change something or not please
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  1. post your build pls. Budget? Which country?
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  2. vapour said:
    post your build pls. Budget? Which country?


    Sorry I live in the US and my budget is about $1200 and my build is https://pcpartpicker.com/user/Likbreezy/saved/MXn999
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  3. But your build shows 1400? Any parts already purchased? As the website pointed out, you will want Z270 MB instead of Z170.
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  4. For your 1200 budget, get this better build:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    CPU: Intel - Core i5-8400 2.8GHz 6-Core Processor ($199.89 @ B&H)
    Motherboard: ASRock - Z370 Pro4 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($129.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Memory: Crucial - Ballistix Sport LT 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2666 Memory ($139.99 @ Amazon)
    Storage: SanDisk - SSD PLUS 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($74.99 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($43.78 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1070 Ti 8GB Mini Video Card ($449.99 @ B&H)
    Case: Fractal Design - Focus G (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($54.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Power Supply: Corsair - CXM 550W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($54.99 @ Amazon)
    Operating System: Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit ($92.99 @ Best Buy)
    Total: $1241.60
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-11-09 11:45 EST-0500
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  5. vapour said:
    But your build shows 1400? Any parts already purchased? As the website pointed out, you will want Z270 MB instead of Z170.


    Yeah some of the parts I have already and I got them for cheaper I got the ram for $109 I have the MB I have the possessor,the case the cooler, the power supply, I just need the graphics card and the ssd and HD
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  6. In that case, two combo:
    1. GTX 1070 and 1080p 144Hz monitor
    2. GTX 1070ti/1080 and 1440p 144Hz monitor
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  7. vapour said:
    In that case, two combo:
    1. GTX 1070 and 1080p 144Hz monitor
    2. GTX 1070ti/1080 and 1440p 144Hz monitor


    Ok any recommendations on which 1070 I should go for??
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  8. For combo #1:

    Get this:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    Video Card: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1070 Ti 8GB Mini Video Card ($449.99 @ B&H)
    Monitor: Asus - VG248QE 24.0" 1920x1080 144Hz Monitor ($246.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Total: $696.98
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-11-09 12:36 EST-0500

    As ideal 1070 is almost same price as 1070 ti, get latter.
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  9. vapour said:
    For combo #1:

    Get this:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

    Video Card: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1070 Ti 8GB Mini Video Card ($449.99 @ B&H)
    Monitor: Asus - VG248QE 24.0" 1920x1080 144Hz Monitor ($246.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Total: $696.98
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2017-11-09 12:36 EST-0500

    As ideal 1070 is almost same price as 1070 ti, get latter.


    Ok so I should just spend the little extra money and get the Ti
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  10. sounds good
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