Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question
Solved

Good first build?

Tags:
  • Build
  • Components
Last response: in Components
Share
October 17, 2013 2:32:39 PM

Hi everyone, I plan on building my first pc for bf4 and i wanted to get advice on a build that was suggested to me. Is it any good? Also, what settings am I looking at running on it? Thanks


Link: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1PZXg

More about : good build

Best solution

October 17, 2013 2:37:09 PM

Not completely certain, but I believe the H series motherboards don't allow overclocking, so either get a CPU that isn't able to overclock, or a Z series motherboard. I could be incorrect though. But other than that you should be able to run everything on high.
Share
October 17, 2013 2:52:21 PM

enemy1g said:
Not completely certain, but I believe the H series motherboards don't allow overclocking, so either get a CPU that isn't able to overclock, or a Z series motherboard. I could be incorrect though. But other than that you should be able to run everything on high.

No I don't plan on overclocking but thanks for the reply

m
0
l
Related resources
October 17, 2013 2:56:53 PM

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Q0uQ
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Q0uQ/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Q0uQ/benchmarks/

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter)
Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($74.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Kingston Predator Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory ($58.61 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.96 @ Outlet PC)
Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card ($159.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Zalman Z9 ATX Mid Tower Case ($37.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: EVGA 600B 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($29.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Microcenter)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($94.98 @ Outlet PC)
Monitor: Asus VH238H 23.0" Monitor ($139.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $862.48
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-10-17 17:55 EDT-0400)
m
0
l
October 17, 2013 2:57:58 PM

with a gaming pc use 1600 or faster ram. i found the 2100 ram for 10 more the the ram you had. there alos another case that the same price if your looking for one with blue case fan.
m
0
l
October 17, 2013 3:00:15 PM

smorizio said:
with a gaming pc use 1600 or faster ram. i found the 2100 ram for 10 more the the ram you had. there alos another case that the same price if your looking for one with blue case fan.

Thanks I appreciate it

m
0
l
!