Building New Gaming PC...Need Opinions..Thanks Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Last response: January 6, 2009 3:28 PM in Systems Share berserk80 January 6, 2009 5:41:00 AM Hi Everyone, I am currently in the process of building a new Gaming Rig. Bought intel i7 920 $230 Thermaltake wings rs 201 $50 500 gig HD keyboard and mouse Thinking of purchasing: LG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH22NS30 LG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH22NS30 - OE $45.98 ($22.99 each) BFG Tech ES SERIES ES-800 800W Continuous @ 40°C ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.92 SLI NVIDIA SLI Certified GTX 260 NVIDIA HYBRID SLI 9800 GX2 CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC SLI Power Supply -$75.00 Instant $30.00 Mail-in Rebate $214.99 $139.99 OCZ Gold 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model OCZ3G1333LV6GK -$25.00 Instant $60.00 Mail-in Rebate $225.99 $200.99 EVGA 132-BL-E758-A1 LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard $299.99 Scythe S-FLEX SFF21F 120mm Case Fan $15.49 Currently Struggling with purchasing: 2x GIGABYTE GV-R487-512H-B Radeon HD 4870 512MB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Retail # Your Price:$209.99 # Mail-In Rebate $40.00 # Price after rebate):$169.99 $418 or EVGA 896-P3-1262-AR GeForce GTX 260 Superclocked Edition 896MB 448-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail $240 Totally struggling with the videocard choice and a little iffy on the motherboard so opinions welcomed! thanks everyone. More about : building gaming opinions Noya January 6, 2009 6:11:18 AM What resolution do you plan on gaming at? jozz January 6, 2009 7:21:30 AM NVIDIA is better than ATI if you wish to built gaming PC. ATI do best on multimedia PC. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer berserk80 January 6, 2009 3:28:28 PM Resolution doesnt matter to me i believe because i just choose the one where my eyes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Building a new gaming PC...need advice :) Forum Building a gaming PC...Need help Forum Looking to build a gaming PC...Need help Forum SolvedFirst Time Build $800 Gaming PC-Need Advice Forum Building a gaming pc,need help Forum Ready to Buy & Build First Gaming PC--Need Lots of Input! PCPartsPicker List Up! Forum New Gaming PC,Need advice Forum I want to build a gaming PC/Need Opinions Forum Solvedbuilding pc....need advice.... Forum Solvedmy first gaming pc(need suggestions) Forum SolvedNew pc-need UPS!! Forum SolvedJust got new pc,need help in setting it up. Forum gaming pc...need some help on some specs. Forum First time building pc(Need advice) Forum Making my first gaming PC(need pro opinion) Forum Final List for first mid to mid-high gaming pc(Need help/Advice!!) Thank You! Forum My 1st gaming pc,need help.... Forum Building my first PC..NEED HELP Forum Upgrading my Gaming Pc-need help what kind of brands Forum HTPC/Gaming pc..need some thoughts Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !