Solved First Gaming PC build advice Tags: Systems Last response: July 1, 2013 1:39 PM in Systems Share mikek2252 June 30, 2013 7:16:09 PM Hi could you have a look at my build and tell me if this is the best i can get for my budget? My budget is £750 OS:No Already have CD/DVD:No Already have CrossFire:Not now but in the future Monitors:Already have them Overclocking: Yes My Build: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1bRjf [PCPartPicker part list](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1bRjf) / [Price breakdown by merchant](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1bRjf/by_merchant/) / [Benchmarks](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/1bRjf/benchmarks/) Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- **CPU** | [Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/intel-cpu-bx80637i53570...) | £169.60 @ Amazon UK **CPU Cooler** | [Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/cooler-master-cpu-coole...) | £24.49 @ CCL Computers **Motherboard** | [ASRock Z77 Extreme3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/asrock-motherboard-z77e...) | £102.45 @ Amazon UK **Memory** | [Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-memory-cml8gx3m...) | £53.97 @ Dabs **Storage** | [Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/kingston-internal-hard-...) | £70.00 @ Amazon UK **Video Card** | [Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/sapphire-video-card-111...) | £208.39 @ Amazon UK **Case** | [NZXT Source 210 Elite (White) ATX Mid Tower Case](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/nzxt-case-s210e002) | £41.99 @ Amazon UK **Power Supply** | [Corsair CX 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply](http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-power-supply-cx...) | £60.57 @ Amazon UK | | **Total** | Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available. | £731.46 | Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-07-01 03:12 BST+0100 | I also have a 1TB HDD 7200rpm Any advice/tweaks would be much appreciated i don't mind stretching to £800 if needed. Thanks More about : gaming build advice Best solution SR-71 Blackbird June 30, 2013 7:26:46 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£169.60 @ Amazon UK) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£24.49 @ CCL Computers) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£101.99 @ Amazon UK) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£53.97 @ Dabs) Storage: Samsung 840 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk (£74.20 @ Amazon UK) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card (£208.39 @ Amazon UK) Case: NZXT Source 210 Elite (White) ATX Mid Tower Case (£41.99 @ Amazon UK) Power Supply: XFX 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£67.97 @ Dabs) Total: £742.60 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-07-01 03:26 BST+0100) Better motherboard , PSU , and SSD. Share tiny voices June 30, 2013 7:30:00 PM Looks good to me. You might go for a slightly higher quality PSU. Mot that that one is bad or anything, but there are better units. Look at Corsair AX,TX,HX series. Once again, that PSU isn't terrible, I actually have the same one. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mikek2252 July 1, 2013 1:39:52 PM Thanks for both your comments i have decided to use your tweaks as it is only £10 extra. Thanks for the Advice. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst gaming PC build, thoughts? Advice? Forum SolvedAdvice needed: First Build - Budget Gaming PC (inc. FX-8320 + MSI GTX760 - OR - R9 280) Forum SolvedAdvice for First Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedNeed Advice on my first budget custom Gaming PC build Forum SolvedNeed some advice, first time trying to build my own pc for animation/illustration/gaming Forum SolvedNeed advice on build my first gaming pc Forum SolvedAdvice on first Gaming PC Build (Borderlands 2: Max Settings 60 fps at 1080p) Forum Solved$2000 Gaming PC! First build, could use some advice/help Forum SolvedFirst Time PC Build Advice - NON-GAMING Forum SolvedBuilding first gaming PC, need advice. ($900 cap) Forum SolvedGaming pc first build need advice Forum SolvedFirst Custom Gaming PC - Build Advice Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC Build! Would love advice, please! Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build: any advice? Forum SolvedHelping friend build his first Gaming PC. Need advice Forum SolvedGaming PC Advice For First Build Compatibility Check Forum SolvedFirst Ever Gaming PC Build Advice is Needed Please! Forum SolvedHoping to get some advice on a first time PC (gaming) build Forum SolvedGaming build advice! First PC build. Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC Building Advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !