Just Purchased i7 Build - What Do You Think? Tags: New Build Intel i7 Systems Last response: June 12, 2009 4:14 PM in Systems Share krelan2180 June 12, 2009 2:35:14 PM I just made the following purchase last night for my new computer. A special thanks to Why_Me for his suggestions as I pretty much followed it to a "T" Proc: i7-920 w/ DO stepping - $280 http://www.antaresdigital.com/customer/product.php?prod... Mobo: Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD4P - $223 (less $15 MIR and $15 SIZZLE15 coupon) http://www.ewiz.com/detail.php?name=MB-EX58U4P Heatsink - Xigmatek Dark Knight w/ Tuniq - $45 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory - G.Skill 6BG DDR3-1600 - $95 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case / Power (*Newegg Combo*)- CoolerMaster Cosmos 1000RC w/ PC Power 750W - $250 (less $50 MIR). I was going to purchase the RC-690 but I couldn't pass up this combo. http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductCombos.aspx?Item=N... Video (another Newegg Sale) - EVGA GTX275 Superclocked - $250 (less $20 MIR) - same price as "vanilla" edition so no-brainer there. Can always add another down the road if need be. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Monitor - Samsung 24" T24HD - $320. Love having the TV inputs on this. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... HD - Western Digital Black 640 - $75 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... DVDRW - Samsung 22x - $28 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... So there it is gentlemen. Let me know what you think and thanks again for taking time to answer questions on these forums and post builds as I have been reading through numerous posts over the last several weeks in forming this one. More about : purchased build | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove fullmetall June 12, 2009 2:39:56 PM Seems like the same ol' build that's always going around, just alot of people use a p6t mobo instead and a different case.. | Report abuse computersss June 12, 2009 4:14:35 PM this build is perfect | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Just Purchased i7 Build - What Do You Think?> Related ressources: ForumI7 860 build - buying tomorrow! [ Just purchased everything!] ForumJust purchased this computer, tell me what you think ForumWhat do you think of this i7 build . I am just about to order. Forum$1350 i7 build . What do you think ? ForumWhat 's your opinion of the build I just purchased ? ForumI7 build what do you think ? ForumAlready Purchased - Just Want To Know Opinions (First Build ) ForumBuilding an i7 system. What do you think ? ForumNew Build , hopefully purchase tonight, just need your okay :) ForumMy i7 build...just ordered the parts! ForumWhat you think about this computer build !!! ForumMid-high range build , what do you think ? ForumGaming build , what you think ? ForumNew i7 build let me know what you think ForumJust ordered i7 build ForumPCI compatibility question ForumWhat FPS should I expect? ForumNew Core I7 Gaming Build - $2000 ForumPC Build - €800 max. ForumAMD x3 720 gaming build ($700-800) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !