Solved Is this a good gaming build? Tags: Gaming New Build Games Build Systems Last response: August 20, 2013 11:08 PM in Systems Share hemanoel August 18, 2013 8:31:02 PM I have started started to planning my new build and I would like to have some tips from you guys I will play on three monitors at 5760x1080. I will overclock the CPU and maybe the GPU... So this is it PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($339.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($94.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Asus GRYPHON Z87 Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($169.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($128.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($149.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 780 3GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($679.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 780 3GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($679.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master Storm Trooper ATX Full Tower Case ($124.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: SeaSonic X Series 1050W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($205.98 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: LG WH14NS40 Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($68.99 @ Newegg) Total: $2703.88 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-08-18 23:30 EDT-0400) Any suggestions on what to add or take away I'm trying to stay under $2800 More about : good gaming build Tradesman1 a c 429 4 Gaming August 18, 2013 9:01:05 PM Looking good, OS? hemanoel August 18, 2013 9:16:07 PM Windows 8 pro Related resources Seeing if this build is good for gaming. - Forum Good 1000$ Gaming Pc Build? - Forum Good Gaming Build? - Forum Is this a good pc build for nex gen gaming? - Forum good/compatable parts for a gaming pc build? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution Tradesman1 a c 429 4 Gaming August 18, 2013 9:20:38 PM I'll still say it's a Sweet build not a Win 8 fan, myself, use it so I can support clients but that's a me thing - should be real happy with your rig hemanoel August 18, 2013 9:47:58 PM I'm grateful , thanks for the help. Any later suggestions will be appreciated Tradesman1 a c 429 4 Gaming August 18, 2013 9:56:18 PM Will do, any questions give me a yell javathedot August 18, 2013 10:04:41 PM Is there any particular reason why you chose a micro ATX board? hemanoel August 19, 2013 11:46:57 AM No, I just liked the features of this motherboard. Well and I really don't know the difference between Standard or the Micros , any advices ? Do you recommend another one javathedot August 20, 2013 11:08:25 PM The major difference is that standard ATX has more PCIE slots. I'm not sure about other ports that were streamlined. But features-wise, they are basically the same. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSolvedis this a good gaming build for a budget of $1200? ForumSolvedIs this a good gaming PC build ForumSolvedLooking for a good Gaming/Streaming build for $1200 or less ForumSolvedLooking For a good gaming PC build ForumSolvedCan anyone build me a good gaming pc? ForumSolvedIs this a good gaming pc build? ForumSolvedIs this gaming build good? What would you recommend. ForumSolvedIs this a good gaming pc build for 800$ ForumSolvedIs this a good high end gaming build ForumSolvedGaming Computer is this a good build? ForumSolvedGaming Computer is this a good build? ForumSolvedPlease pick apart my build. Good for a gaming rig? ForumSolvedIs this a good computer build for gaming/animating? ForumSolvedIs this a good gaming build for the next year or so? Also, what are my options for upgrading? ForumSolvedGood gaming pc build for 700 $ More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !