Will This Gaming Computer Rig Work? Tags: New Build Gaming Computer Systems Product Last response: April 24, 2009 8:49 PM in Systems Share Grimsouling April 24, 2009 8:18:54 PM http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/PublicWishDetail.aspx... More about : gaming computer rig work Grimsouling April 24, 2009 8:31:08 PM been doing a alot of research and i decided to go with intel instead of amd becaude idk its more popular and every one says its better, so what you think of my build should i change any thing? Proximon a b 4 Gaming April 24, 2009 8:42:47 PM It's good mostly, but you should consider a few changes. Best Graphics Cards For The Money: April '09 : March Review/April Updates SAPPHIRE 100270SR Radeon HD 4850 X2 2GB Xigmatek Dark Knight Your cooler choice won't work. Arctic Silver 5 Thermal paste Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer geofelt a b 4 Gaming April 24, 2009 8:49:29 PM The cooler is not for a lga 1366. Look at the Xigmatek dark knight S1283V for $40. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... The 120mm fan should be quieter. Ram is ok, but here is a slightly lower price for patriot ddr3-1600: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... It works well in my system. Ditch the sound card. Onboard HD sound is very good, and with an i7, there is little cpu savings . Some cound cards have driver compatibility issues. You can always add one later. Use the savings elsewhere. Do you really need a case as large as the Antec 1200? Consider the 900-2. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is it possible that this computer rig would work as well as be good for gaming? Forum SolvedI'm going to be building a rig so i wanted input its going to be for hardcore gaming, streaming, work, and some video editing Forum SolvedWould love suggestions for a new gaming/work rig for around $1000. Forum SolvedWould this $920 gaming computer rig be good? Forum SolvedBuilding first computer gaming rig Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Rig: Will these work together ? Forum SolvedWould This Work Well As A Gaming Rig? Forum SolvedPlease help with gaming rig. Will this work+Is it good? Forum SolvedNew/First high-end gaming rig (2000 - 3500). Will it work? Questions / Need suggestions. Forum SolvedAmazing Gaming Computer Build! Will it Work? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Rig - Will this work? Forum SolvedWould this computer work as a gaming computer? Forum Solvedneed help with a new work and gaming computer -- 2000ish budget Forum SolvedDoes this rig work for gaming Forum SolvedDoes this gaming computer build work? Forum SolvedCan i turn this computer into a decent gaming rig? Forum SolvedUpgrade or start from scratch? Gaming/Work Rig Forum SolvedMy 1000$ gaming rig. (first computer build ever) Forum SolvedWill this setup work for new gaming rig? Which mobo? Forum will this gaming rig work Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !