Solved First time building my gaming pc, help please. Tags: Gaming Systems Components Last response: November 2, 2013 2:14 PM in Systems Share frankcr November 1, 2013 1:04:37 PM Hi, I,m building my first gaming pc, I've done some research to choose the components BUT I'm not very tech savy, therefore i was wondering if someone could check what i chose and let me know if its a good build and if not how could i improve it? AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Processor, Black Edition: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003FVI2KQ/ref=ox_sc_a... GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD5 mobo: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0055QYKQE/ref=ox_sc_a... Corsair XMS3 12GB (3x4GB) DDR3 2000 MHz RAM: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0043HD70G/ref=ox_sc_a... EVGA SuperNOVA NEX750G 80PLUS PSU: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009YC3EAI/ref=ox_sc_a... Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200 RPM 64 MB Cache HHD: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004CSIG1G/ref=ox_sc_a... EVGA GeForce GTX 770 GPU: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00E5AEIKE/ref=ox_sc_a... Creative Sound Blaster ZxR SBX PCIE Sound Card: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00AQ5PK6I/ref=ox_sc_a... NZXT Phantom 820 Case: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009QZH26A/ref=ox_sc_a... XSPC Raystorm Extreme LiquidCooling Kit: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B008GMDC6I/ref=ox_sc_a... Thank you for your time, and if there's any piece that doesnt work with the build or if theres something more I need please let me know. More about : time building gaming Best solution Eximo a b 4 Gaming November 1, 2013 1:25:29 PM Phenom is a bitt aged, grab the FX8320, 8 cores, overclockable, etc. FX6300 would even be on par with the 1090T. 3x4GB kit is not for this type of motherboard. That was intended for Intel X58 boards which had triple channel memory. You'll want something like a 2x4GB or 2x8GB kit. Rest looks good. Share frankcr November 1, 2013 8:12:03 PM Thanks Eximo, i searched for some other components based on your answer and came up with this: CPU: http://www.amazon.com/AMD-FD8350FRHKBOX-FX-8350-FX-Seri... Mobo: http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-Crosshair-Formula-Z-990FX-Mo... RAM: http://www.amazon.com/Kingston-2400MHz-PC3-19200-KHX24C... Are this good choices? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Eximo a b 4 Gaming November 2, 2013 2:14:45 PM Those would certainly work. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst time building gaming pc help needed please Forum SolvedFirst Time Building ~$600 Gaming PC, Help please :) Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming pc help please! Forum Solvedlooking to build great quality gaming pc (first time build PLEASE HELP) Forum Solvedlooking to build great quality gaming pc (first time build PLEASE HELP) Forum First Time Building Gaming PC, Please help! Forum Building a PC for First time - Gaming - Please Help Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming pc. Please adjust where needed. Forum SolvedBuilding my own PC for the first time, please help me decide good parts. Forum SolvedFirst Time Building PC having issues please help! Forum SolvedFirst Time building a budget Gaming PC [Around $500] Advice needed please! Forum SolvedFirst time building a PC, need some help please? Forum SolvedFirst Time Building a Gaming PC - Help Forum 600$ Gaming PC first time build please help Forum Solvedfirst time building custom PC gaming help a noob Forum Help on first time PC gaming build please? Forum SolvedHelp with new high performance PC build please! (first time building a PC) Forum SolvedFirst time building a "new" PC, low budget. please help! Forum SolvedFirst Time PC Building Help Please!! Forum SolvedBuilding gaming PC for first time!! Need help and feedback! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !