Is this a good mITX build that will last me all 4 years of college and max out most games? Tags: College Games Build Components Last response: May 22, 2013 10:37 PM in Components Share TripleRPD May 22, 2013 10:08:29 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($225.98 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: ASRock Z77E-ITX Mini ITX LGA1155 Motherboard ($145.66 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($72.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($139.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($76.98 @ Newegg) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card ($443.98 @ Newegg) Case: BitFenix Prodigy (White) Mini ITX Tower Case ($79.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: SeaSonic 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($89.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg) Total: $1405.54 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-05-23 01:08 EDT-0400) More about : good mitx build years college max games thasan1 May 22, 2013 10:37:32 PM those parts will fit bit it will most probably be a little too close for comfort. go with a ATX or a mATX board like Asrock Extreme4 Z77. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSolvedA good quality power supply that will last me 4+ years that can power a GTX 770 and a 4770k for under 100 USD. ForumSolvedWill this build be good for next-gen games without needing many upgrades for at least 4 years? ForumBuild me a rig able to max out BF4 under $700. ForumA build to last me atleast 4 years ForumHaswell Gaming build to last 4-5 years Forumis this a good gaming build to max out games like witcher 2 , arma ? Forumbuilding new computer, been out-of-game 4 a few years. need insight on newly aquired compilation Forum$300 New Build - Gaming at Max Settings and 4xMSAA at 720p for 2 Years ForumNew build gaming £1500pc to last 4 years ForumHelp with gaming build that will last for 4-5 years ForumBuild me a computer that will max out l4d2 for $400-500 More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !