Advice on i7 build from CyberPowerPC.com Tags: New Build Systems Last response: September 6, 2009 4:55 AM in Systems Share xtwosmokesx June 18, 2009 5:30:04 AM Intend on having this system built by CyberPowerPC.com: CAS:CoolerMaster Centurion 590 RC-590 Mid-Tower 420W Case CASUPGRADE:NONE CS_FAN: Default case fans POWERSUPPLY:800 Watts Power Supplies (CyberPowerPC XF800S Performance ATX 2.0 Power - Quad SLI Ready) CPU:Intel� CoreT i7-920 2.66 GHz 8M L3 Cache LGA1366 FREEBIE_CU:FREE! Cyberpower Unleash The Power T-Shirt ($19 Value) FAN:Asetek Liquid CPU Cooling System (Extreme Cooling Performance + Extreme Silent at 20dBA) MOTHERBOARD:Asus P6T SE Intel X58 Chipset CrossFireX Mainboard Triple-Channel DDR3/1600 SATA RAID w/ eSATA,GbLAN,USB2.0,IEEE1394a,&7.1Audio [+11] MEMORY:6GB (2GBx3) PC1333 DDR3 PC3 10666 Triple Channel Memory (Corsair or Major Brand) FREEBIE_RM:None VIDEO: (Free Upgrade from GTX275) NVIDIA GeForce GTX280 1GB 16X PCI Express [+110] (EVGA Powered by NVIDIA [+5]) VIDEO2:None VIDEO3:None VC_GAMES:FREE GAME - Battle Stations ** Pacific ** MULTIVIEW:Non-SLI/Non-CrossFireX Mode Supports Multiple Monitors MONITOR:NONE MONITOR2:NONE HDD:Single Hard Drive (1TB (1TBx1) SATA-II 3.0Gb/s 16MB Cache 7200RPM HDD) HDD2:NONE FA_HDD:None USBHD:NONE CD: (Special Price) LG 20X DVD�R/�RW + CD-R/RW DRIVE DUAL LAYER (BLACK COLOR) CD2:NONE [-16] SOUND:HIGH DEFINITION ON-BOARD 7.1 AUDIO SPEAKERS:Logitech S120 2.0 Stereo Speaker Set [+17] (BLACK COLOR) NETWORK: Onboard Gigabit LAN Network MODEM:NONE KEYBOARD:XtremeGear (Black Color) USB Keyboard MOUSE:Microsoft� Optical Wheel Mouse [+5] (BLACK COLOR) TEMP:NONE WNC:NONE FLASHMEDIA:None VIDEOCAMERA:NONE PRINTER:None PRINTER_CABLE:None IEEE_CARD:NONE USB:Built-in USB 2.0 Ports FLOPPY:NONE OS:Microsoft� Windows VistaT Home Premium w/ Service Pack 1 (64-bit Edition) FREEBIE_OS:FREE! (Halo 2) Game TVRC:None CARE: Professional Wiring for All WIRING Inside The System Chasis with High Perormance Thermal Compound [+19] SERVICE:STANDARD WARRANTY: 3-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY PLUS LIFE-TIME TECHNICAL SUPPORT System cost w/ shipping $1300 even Might learn/try to overclock it, might not. Need a solid fast rig that'll handle most games for the next few years. Any helpful suggestions/pointers would be appreciated. Ps. This will replace a dell dimension 3000 2.8ghz, 2g ram,integrated vid, so......yeah Thanks, Smokes More about : advice build cyberpowerpc Helloworld_98 June 18, 2009 5:33:23 AM if you're going to buy a PC like that then at least get a good PSU, get a good 600-700w because at this time you won't be adding a second card for SLI since the far more powerful directx 11 cards come out soon. breezer265 August 7, 2009 3:16:51 AM I am thinking of ordering a rig from cyberpower and I am curious how your experience and system turned out... Thanks Related resources Buying windows through cyberpowerpc.com ? - Forum First build - i7 quad core. Could use some advice ! - Forum DIY vs Cyberpowerpc.com - Forum Need advice on a build - Forum New Build Advice - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Why_Me August 7, 2009 5:03:41 AM Do not get the gtx 280. It's old, it's a power hog, and it's being phased out. Stick with the gtx 275 TWAYGARR September 6, 2009 4:55:50 AM That MB only does "Crossfire" so if your going "SLI" later you need the P6T w/no "SE". 50 more bucks i think. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUpgrading PC i7 Build $900 budget ForumBuying an I7 920 for Overclocking ForumWhich is better for gaming i5 or i7 ? ForumHelp with rendering/gaming build ForumAny changes needed to this Core i7 config? ForumMy Proposed Build Forum[NEED ADVICE ] Please take a look at my new PC build ForumContemplating building, unsure ForumPre built Alienware or building yourself? ForumBuilding New Rig and Need Expert Advice ForumNewbie build , seeking advice . ForumNeed some opionions on $1500 build Forum$1300 Budget, Need Advice ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumMy First Budget Build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !