Core i7 Tags: New Build Intel i7 Systems Last response: August 17, 2010 4:22 PM in Systems Share djdem27 April 15, 2009 4:18:38 PM I am in the process of building a i7 920 box with the following: Antec 900 6GB Corsair Dominator PC3-12800 (3X 2GB) Zalman CPN9900LED Sapphire 4870 1GB GDDR5 Samsung SH-S223 1 300GB Velociraptor 1 WD Caviar Black 1TB OCZ Stealthstream 700W Vista Ultimate x64 MSI x58 Pro.....was thinking about going to a Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD5 Thoughts? Anyone think that the Zalman and Cosair with the Gigabyte will be an issue? More about : core sassan April 15, 2009 4:24:37 PM what's your budget and when are you ordering? djdem27 April 15, 2009 4:30:05 PM sassan said:what's your budget and when are you ordering? I already have everything....including the MSI x58 Pro. I was thinking about going with the Gigabyte Mobo Related resources Intel core i7 with Gtx 770 - Forum Intel Core i7 with GTX 760 OR Intel Core i5 with GTX 770? - Forum Intel Core i5 3570k upgrade to i7 4790k? - Forum i7 Mobile dual core vs i3 - Forum Intel core I7 Processors questions - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sassan April 15, 2009 5:23:55 PM shouldn't be an issue, nice build djdem27 April 15, 2009 6:23:52 PM sassan said:shouldn't be an issue, nice build Your thoughts on the $190 MSI board?? sassan April 15, 2009 6:29:53 PM for $190's it's worth it, you should have an edge over some frames over other motherboards. inshead April 15, 2009 6:45:40 PM Ive heard alot of good things about that MSI board. I decided to go with the Gigabyte EX58-UD3R board instead however. djdem27 April 15, 2009 8:01:20 PM inshead said:Ive heard alot of good things about that MSI board. I decided to go with the Gigabyte EX58-UD3R board instead however. How do you like your board? inshead August 17, 2010 4:22:41 PM djdem27 said:How do you like your board? Just found this response and thought I would add my thoughts after using the board for over a year. I love the board so far, have had no issues with it. The build I ended up with has given me a few fits but its been about a year and a half. Overall the Gigabyte board is awesome. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIntel core i7 4770k VS Intel Core i7 4820k? What's Better? Forum Solved4790k vs 5th gen Intel Core i7 Forum SolvedCore i7 4790K on MSI MPower Max Z87? Forum SolvedOverclocking Intel Core i7 4770 (Yes NON-K) Forum Solvedcore i7 4790 & asus-h97-plus temperature seems high Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 3770k matching My Dell inspiron 620 motherboard Forum SolvedASUS Z87_pro V edition and core i7 4770k problem Forum Solvedis a 120mm liquid cooler sufficient to cool a core i7 haswell 4770k? Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 4770 Temperature Forum SolvedIs Intel Core i7 4790 compatible with motherboard MSI Z87-G45 GAMING? Forum Solvedpower supply for intel core i7 4770k with radeon r9 270x Forum SolvedWould a intel core i7 4770k be compatible with the asus z97 pro? Forum SolvedConfused with Core i7 4770K memory supporting feature Forum SolvedWill the Core i7 Extreme Edition work on this MB? Forum Solvedwhich ram to use for Intel Core i7 2630QM processor Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !