New gaming/Cad build Tags: Systems Last response: June 28, 2013 5:55 PM in Systems Share gatewood9311 June 28, 2013 5:19:06 PM Hey everyone, this week i was hoping to upgrade my current build and would like to get your opinions on what i've put together below, much thanks! Approximate Purchase Date: This Week System Usage from Most to Least Important: ( Gaming, AutoCad, Video edit, surfing the internet, watching movies) Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg, amazon Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Eventually Your Monitor Resolution: 1080p atm CPU: i7-4770K http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... MOBO: Asus Maximus VI Extreme http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU: Asus GTX770 DirectCuII http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... RAM: 16GB (2x8) G.Skill Vengeance Blue (own) HDD: 500GB WD Green (own) SSD: Samsung 840 Pro 256gb (own) Power Supply: Need help with this one, i have a CM 620M2 but id like more power and full modular capability Monitor : Asus 23" 1080p (own) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case: CM Storm Stryker (own) Mouse: Razer Naga wireless (own) OS: Windows 8 (Own) More about : gaming cad build computatorium June 28, 2013 5:55:47 PM for gaming the i7 is a bit overkill, the i5 would be a better bet. however, for activities that benefit from more than four cores, it could be worth it. GPU looks good, should handle everything great at 1080p. your motherboard is complete overkill. go with the ASRocks Z87 Extreme6, Asus Z87 Pro, or Gigabyte’s Z87X-UD4H and save the money for future upgrades. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New PC Build Budget for Gaming/CAD $1400 or less Forum Solved$1700-$1800 Gaming/Cad Build Forum Solved$1000 gaming/cad build Forum 1500 Gaming/CaD Build Forum SolvedGaming/CAD Build Forum SolvedIs this a good build and is it worth it? GAMING/CAD Forum First time build ~$1000 Gaming/CAD rig, looking for feedback before buying all parts Forum First time build, Gaming/CAD rig, £700-750 budget. HELP Forum Gaming/CAD Build $2,000 or less Forum First Timer Building a PC for Gaming/CAD Forum $900 dollar gaming/cad build. Forum SolvedMy new pc build Forum SolvedTransfer an HDD to a new build then format it? Forum SolvedNew build: 760 vs 285 Forum SolvedNew Build: 5820K with X99 Motherboard on budget Forum SolvedIs my new PC build good? Forum SolvedNew Build Problems Forum SolvedWorried About PSU in New Build Forum SolvedHelp with new build Forum SolvedProcessor Compatibility for New Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !