Solved New PC build for Planetside 2 Tags: GPUs CPUs Systems Gaming Last response: February 25, 2014 3:50 PM in Systems Share TheConsiderateIlliterate a b à CPUs February 24, 2014 8:53:44 PM Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: 30 days Budget Range: $900 - $1,000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, mostly Planetside 2 (CPU-intensive) Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: Case, CPU, Mobo, GPU, RAM, power supply. Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Whatever doesn't require in-store pickup Location: Central Illinois, USA Parts Preferences: Intel CPU. Probably Nvidia but open to suggestions. Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Down the road when the one GPU needs a second hand Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080. Additional Comments: Gaming, Intel CPU, one GPU. Air vs water cooling? Is water really worth it? I've had Coolermaster Evo 212 and had no problems with heat. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: My PC is about 4-5 years old and my friend is going to purchase it off me. Now is the time. More about : build planetside Best solution AMD Radeon a c 95 à CPUs a c 327 4 Gaming February 24, 2014 9:12:00 PM you can start from here i am pretty sure you already know the part i listed PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ OutletPC) Motherboard: ASRock Z87 Extreme4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($119.99 @ Microcenter) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($74.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.00 @ Amazon) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 770 2GB Video Card ($329.99 @ Newegg) Case: Corsair Carbide Series 300R Windowed ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Total: $953.92 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-02-25 00:11 EST-0500) Share TheConsiderateIlliterate a b à CPUs February 25, 2014 3:50:36 PM Thanks! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew PC build for playing planetside2 and bf4, how does it look? Forum SolvedNew PC build for playing planetside2 and bf4, how does it look? Forum SolvedIs this Gaming PC Build able to play games like Dayz, BF4, PlanetSide 2, etc? Forum SolvedHELP on $500 gaming pc build mainly for planetside 2 Forum SolvedWill this budget pc build be able to run PlanetSide 2 well? Forum SolvedNew Build (Planetside 2 / BF3 / Productivity) Forum New PC randomly shuts down when playing intensive game e.g. PlanetSide 2 Forum Should I buy a new PC or Upgrade for Planetside 2 Forum Upgrade/New Build for Planetside 2. Forum Planetside 2 Gaming PC Build Forum building a £600 gameing pc for planetside 2 (first time) Forum SolvedBuild for High to Ultra settings Planetside 2, DayZ standalone etc ~£1500 Forum SolvedIf I can play planetside 2 on ultra can I play any game pc has to offer at least smoothly? Forum SolvedCan the following PC Specs run Planetside 2 at low-medium at 30-45 FPS? Forum SolvedWill this build be able to handle PlanetSide 2 Forum SolvedI need a PlanetSide 2 build Forum SolvedPrebuilt Gaming PC for Planetside 2 Forum SolvedCan this pc run planetside2? Forum SolvedPlanetside 2 - Suitable PC Forum Solvedcan i run planetside 2 on my laptop ? and can i get a new graphic card for my laptop in any way? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !