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    THESE PRICES ARE ONLY FOR MEMBERS OF HAPPY AS IS

    I get lots of people asking about the cost of building a custom desktop so here are my prices. Please remember computer parts change price daily. So if you want one it will be the exact price listed unless something has gone up or down in price. If you need something not listed just ask. Like better video, more memory, more SSD's, faster CPU's.

    All the SSD's are Crucial only.
    All the memory is Crucial only. You can ask for different memory but I will NOT build any system with Gskill it's just bad slow memory.

    Then according to everything you build 7th gen CPU's ONLY run Windows 10. This is a LIE you can still run Windows 7, 8, 8.1 on 7th generation CPU's! It's just more tweaking, no mouse on install and turning off the Microsoft NAG-WARE saying this CPU is not supported in Windows 7 or 8. YES the it will tell you that while you are RUNNING Windows 7 or 8 on a 7th generation cpu! LOL

    8th & 9th generation intel CPU's and the newest AMD's will ONLY run Windows 10 or Linux. Everyone should be using Linux anyway!

    A few easy tips:
    HT = Hyper Threading (Yeah I know it doesn't work - but it does make things finish twice as fast and benchmarks higher!)
    Double the Threads on a CPU and you have Hyper Threading.
    Cores = CPU
    4 cores = 4 CPU's - 4 threads.
    4 cores + HT = 8 CPU's - 8 threads.
    6 cores = 6 CPU's - 6 threads.
    6 cores + HT = 12 CPU's - 12 threads.
    10 cores = 10 CPU's - 10 threads.
    10 cores + HT = 20 CPU's - 20 threads.

    These prices are just the COMPUTER no monitor, no keyboard, no mouse.
    These are all custom builds no HP, Dell, Lenovo, Acer, Toshiba off the shelf Costco, BestBuy, Walmart junk.

    The first group are all Windows 7 of course they cost more because Microsoft is forcing everyone into Winblows 10. I'm personally upgrading to a 9th generation CPU system and will ONLY be running Linux! MS isn't going to force me into using Winblows 10 they will just lose a customer.

    $1130.00
    CPU - 7th gen intel i7-7600K quad core + HT = 8 CPU's 4200MHZ boost 4600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - Asus socket 1151 USB 2.0, USB-c, USB 3.1/3.0, up to 64 gigs memory, 6th or 7th gen cpu's, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. (Linux)
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2300 4x4 gigs
    Video - AMD 4 gig dual fan RX560 (-$50 for EVGA 1050 SC 2 gigs).
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 7 Ultimate or Pro x64

    $980.00
    CPU - 7th gen intel 7600K i7-quad core + HT = 8 CPU's 4200MHZ boost 4600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - Asus socket 1151 USB 2.0, USB-c, USB 3.1/3.0, up to 64 gigs memory, 6th or 7th gen cpu's, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. (Linux)
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2300 4x4 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 7 Ultimate or Pro x64

    $900.00 (i5 4 CPU's, no video, 16 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 7th gen intel i5-7400 quad core = 4 CPU's 3200MHZ boost 3600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - Asus socket 1151 USB 2.0, USB-c, USB 3.1/3.0, up to 64 gigs memory, 6th or 7th gen cpu's, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. (Linux)
    Memory - 8 gigs DDR4-2300 2x4 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 7 Ultimate or Pro x64

    $850.00 (i5 4 CPU's, no video, 8 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 7th gen intel i5-7400 quad core = 4 CPU's 3200MHZ boost 3600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - Asus socket 1151 USB 2.0, USB-c, USB 3.1/3.0, up to 64 gigs memory, 6th or 7th gen cpu's, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. (Linux)
    Memory - 8 gigs DDR4-2400 2x4 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 7 Ultimate or Pro x64

    $820.00 (i3 2 core + HT = 4 CPU's, no video, 8 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 7th gen intel i3-7400 dual core + HT = 4 CPU's 4000MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - Asus socket 1151 USB 2.0, USB-c, USB 3.1/3.0, up to 64 gigs memory, 6th or 7th gen cpu's, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10. (Linux)
    Memory - 8 gigs DDR4-2400 2x4 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 7 Ultimate or Pro x64

    And of course they get cheaper with Windows 10 I can make Windows 10 work. But make sure your software does
    and remember it can be a pain. But you're pretty safe online so I can beat it down like mine! LOL

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY. Half the Windows 10 ONLY computers I build people have chosen to use Linux. 
    $970.00 (i7 6 core + HT 12 CPU's 16 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i7-8700 6 core 3200MHZ turbo boost 4600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2400 2x8 gigs
    Video - AMD 4 gig dual fan RX560 (-$50 for EVGA 1050 SC 2 gigs).
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY.
    $860.00 (i5 6 core 16 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i5-8400 6 core 2800MHZ turbo boost 4000MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2400 2x8 gigs
    Video - AMD 4 gig dual fan RX560 (-$50 for EVGA 1050 SC 2 gigs).
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY.
    $710.00 (i5 6 core 16 gigs of memory - NO VIDEO CARD) (2nd most common I biuld for people)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i5-8400 6 core 2800MHZ turbo boost 4000MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2400 2x8 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY.
    $780.00 (i3 4 core 16 gigs of memory)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i3-8100 4 core 3600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2400 2x8 gigs
    Video - AMD 4 gig dual fan RX560 (-$50 for EVGA 1050 SC 2 gigs).
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY.
    $630.00 (i3 4 core, 16 gigs of memory - NO VIDEO CARD)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i3-8100 4 core 3600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 16 gigs DDR4-2400 2x8 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    WINDOWS 10 ONLY.
    $580.00 (i3 4 core, 8 gigs of memory - NO VIDEO CARD) (Most common one I build for people)
    CPU - 8th gen intel i3-8100 4 core 3600MHZ (CAN DO HDMI, DVI, VGA 1920X1080)
    Motherboard - AsRock socket 1151 (300) USB 2.0, USB 3.1, up to 32 gigs memory, 8th gen cpu's, Windows 10 or Linux.
    Memory - 8 gigs DDR4-2400 2x4 gigs
    Video - Onboard - NO VIDEO CARD on the motherboard max res 4096 x 2304 HDMI, DVI & VGA 1920x1080.
    Power Supply - Corsair 550 watt gold plus.
    Hard Drive - use your old SSD & mechanical or New 500 gig SSD (add $82 for new SSD).
    DVD/CD - Asus DVD/CD burner X24
    Case - Mid tower 3 X 120 mm fans, front panel 1 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Or you can build one like mine. :)
    $6,541 plus tax and labor $7,340 a little pricey but PYCHO fast! :)
    CPU - 6th gen 6950EX 10 cores 20 CPU's 3000 MHZ boost 3600 (runs at 3600 boost 4400 my settings) $2,200
    Water Cooling for CPU $300
    Motherboard - Asus Rampage V - $578
    Memory - 64 gigs DDR4-3200 $635
    Video - EVGA 2080 TI XC Ultra 11 gigs $1,400
    Power Supplies - Corair 1050 watt and Corsair 450 watt $349
    Hard Drives - 3 SSD's in Raid 0, 1 SSD Linux, 5 TB 128 meg cache, 2 X 4TB's 256 meg cache. $800
    Case - Full tower Thermaltake front panel 2 x USB 3.0 / 2 x USB 2.0 / Audio Front Ports. $279
    Windows 7, 8, 10 & Linux x64

    Any questions as always just ask.
    Thermaltake Level 10 GT Battle Edition, Water cooled, Raystorm Waterblock, 270 GPH Pond Pump, 5 Gallon Reservoir, Asus Rampage v Extreme (Bios 3101), Intel i7-6950X Extreme Edition @4000MHZ, 64 gigs Crucial Ballistix Tractical DDR4-3000 15-15-15-33 CR2, EVGA RTX 2080 TI XC, Hard Drives Crucial M550's Raid-0, Crucial MX500 SSD 500 gig, 2 Western Digital 5TB 128meg cache, 2 Seagate 4TB 256meg cache, Corsair 1050 watt SINGLE RAIL, OS Xubuntu x64
    This post was edited by beast-usa at January 21, 2019 1:35 PM PST
      January 20, 2019 5:05 AM PST
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