First Intel Build

by ComputerBlue89 Posted on: 5/19/2022

Build Description

I've built two PCs in past with AMD, but this time, I decided to go with Intel. This build, is mostly for day-to-day personal and work tasks, with some gaming.

Parts contained in build

Intel Core i5-11400 Rocket Lake 2.6GHz Six-Core LGA 1200 Boxed Processor - Intel Stock Cooler Included
Intel Core i5-11400 Rocket Lake 2.6GHz Six-Core LGA 1200 Boxed Processor - Intel Stock Cooler Included
Qty: 1 $139.99
MSI B560M PRO-VDH Intel LGA 1200 microATX Motherboard
MSI B560M PRO-VDH Intel LGA 1200 microATX Motherboard
Qty: 1 $99.99
GeForce GTX 960 Overclocked 4GB GDDR5 PCIe Video Card
Qty: 1 $0.00
From old build. It works ok for the time being, but I'll upgrade in the near future
Crucial Ballistix 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 PC4-24000 CL15 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit BL2K8G30C15U4B - Black
Crucial Ballistix 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 PC4-24000 CL15 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit BL2K8G30C15U4B - Black
Qty: 2 $59.99
Lian Li LANCOOL 205M Mid-Tower Chassis microATX Computer Case PC Gaming Case with Tempered Glass Side Panel, Magnetic Dust Filter, Water-Cooling Ready, Side Ventilation, 2 x 120mm PWM Fan Pre-Installed - Black
Lian Li LANCOOL 205M Mid-Tower Chassis microATX Computer Case PC Gaming Case with Tempered Glass Side Panel, Magnetic Dust Filter, Water-Cooling Ready, Side Ventilation, 2 x 120mm PWM Fan Pre-Installed - Black
Qty: 1 $59.99
EVGA 500 Watt 80 Plus ATX Non-Modular Power Supply
EVGA 500 Watt 80 Plus ATX Non-Modular Power Supply
Qty: 1 $44.99
Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black Edition CPU Air Cooler
Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black Edition CPU Air Cooler
Qty: 1 $54.99
Inland Professional 1TB SSD 3D NAND SATA 3.0 6 GBps 2.5 Inch 7mm Internal Solid State Drive
Inland Professional 1TB SSD 3D NAND SATA 3.0 6 GBps 2.5 Inch 7mm Internal Solid State Drive
Qty: 1 $81.99
 MasterWatt Lite 500 Watt 80 Plus ATX Power Supply
MasterWatt Lite 500 Watt 80 Plus ATX Power Supply
Qty: 1 $39.99