First system build: i7 920 for Photoshop Tags: New Build Systems Last response: October 22, 2009 7:22 PM in Systems Share cerbera lm October 22, 2009 6:39:05 PM Have a new camera and the old computer is choking on the raw files. Will be moving to Windows 7 64 bit APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: this weekend BUDGET RANGE: $1000+ SYSTEM USAGE: Photoshop, internet, no gaming PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Monitor, keyboard/mouse (need a case and everything that goes inside) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Newegg but have access to Microcenter & Fry's OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No Case: Antec Three Hundred PSU: OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ600MXSP 600W MB: ASRock X58 Extreme LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail CPU: Core i7 920 Processor Boxed CPU Cooler: Scythe MUGEN-2 SCMG-2000 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler CPU Paste: ARCTIC COOLING MX-2 Thermal Compound - Retail Memory: OCZ Gold 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 HD: Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS 1TB Will get two, one for programs/stuff and the second for photos GPU: Sony Optiarc Black 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW More about : system build 920 photoshop jbakerlent October 22, 2009 7:22:36 PM Looks pretty good, what GPU are you planning on using - the GPU is actually a ODD. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New/First Build, i7 920 All Purpose System Forum New/First build, i7 920 All Purpose System Forum I7 920 advice for photoshop system Forum Building first system ever using i7 920. Need Help Forum Reported fake Intel CPU sold at Newegg (first build ever - i7 920) Forum Help pick components for my first build w/ intel i7 920 quad core Forum SolvedFirst Build Thoughts (Core i7 920) Forum SolvedFirst Build since socket A! i7 920 3.68ghz in Micro ATX (two problems) Forum SolvedBuilding my first system - plan to do AVCHD video editing on adobe photoshop &am Forum SolvedDifference of 119UKP btw i7 920 and phenom II X4 955 first time builds Forum SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum First ever build - i7 920 Forum My First Build - i7 920 Forum I7 920 first build Forum Need Opinions on My First Build, i7 920 Forum My First Build (i7 920, 5850) Forum Any help for a core i7 920 build (first timer) Forum First Time Build Core i7 920 Build Forum I7 920: First ever build, OCing, MoBo, Cooling, PSU and case help Forum First build - i7 920 - cooling/general advice needed Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !