The i7 build Tags: Computer Intel i7 Build Components Last response: March 30, 2009 4:29 PM in Components Share 33brant March 30, 2009 3:25:21 PM I am building a computer and I have bought the 920 i7 cpu and was woundering if any could tell me the best motherboard to go with it. Also when I buy the RAM does it have to be i7 compatiable? Or can I buy any DDR3? Thank you for your time. More about : build mildiner86 March 30, 2009 3:43:14 PM I would sugest buying DDR 3 tri channle kits as the core i7 can run in ddr3 in tri channel u can go for 1333mhz ram at a sesible price the asus P6t motherbaords are good there are a few modles of them the cheapest would do tobensg March 30, 2009 4:16:24 PM I normally get Gigabyte mobos. They do a nice X58 model (Gigabyte EX58-UD3R) which is £160/$229 at Overclockers.co.uk Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mi1ez March 30, 2009 4:29:56 PM you're best to go with the triple channel, i7 RAM as it's more likely to run at the 1.65V intel recommends, whereas some of the dual channel kits will run higher. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCorsair RM 650W or Coolermaster VS-Series 650W for i7 build? Forum SolvedWill this setup run Battlefield 4 at Ultra settings and 1080p with 60+ fps? Meh setup (future build) Processor: Intel i7 4 Forum SolvedOpinions on i7 custom PC build Forum SolvedWHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR - Diagnosing Fault Hardware - New build - i7 4770k - ASUS Z87-PRO Forum SolvedNew i7 4770k Build Forum Solvedi7 4770k vs i5 4670k high end gaming build Forum SolvedPC Build for $2000 - 2200? (GTX 780 Ti 3GB) (i7) 2014 w/ Monitor (ALSO IN BUILD) Forum SolvedBetter CPU cooling for i7 4770k mITX build Forum SolvedLooking for GFX card suggestions for i7 ITX build Forum SolvedI am going to build a rig with nvidia gtx 780ti. This is the only component that is fixed. For CPU i m looking for i7 4770 k b Forum SolvedDoubts with the best option for my first build - Intel i7 4770k Asus MAXIMUS VI HERO Forum SolvedNew Build i7 4770k to Replace 2009 Mac Pro? Forum SolvedNew i7 build doesn't POST Forum SolvedDo I need a "Haswell ready PSU" for my new i7 build? Forum Solvedfirst build i7 4770, so much to learn!!! Forum SolvedBest Gaming RAM for a MSI G45 / I7 4770K build? Forum SolvedStarting over with an i7 4770k build Forum Solvedi7 4770k Build Forum Solvedintel i7 4774k build... Forum SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !