Need comments on the first time build (i5). Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: October 25, 2009 12:31 PM in Systems Share chiefanov October 25, 2009 12:27:10 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: next couple of weeks BUDGET RANGE: $800-$1200 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: US PARTS PREFERENCES: i5 CPU, ATI graphics OVERCLOCKING: Maybe in the future SLI OR CROSSFIRE:Maybe in the future, no for now MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1200 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: -Quite would be nice -Not looking to overclock right now Looking to build a decent gaming box that will not need a major upgrade any time soon. First time build, so any suggestions/comments are highly appreciated. Here is the list of parts that looked good to me: Intel Core i5-750 Lynnfield 2.66GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS P7P55D PRO LGA 1156 Intel P55 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail Xtreme Design w/ SLI+CrossfireX, 12+2 power phase/T.Probe http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL7D-4GBRH - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus Intel Core i5 & Intel Core i7 compatible RR-B10-212P-GP 120mm "heatpipe direct contact" Long life sleeve CPU Cooler - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD502HJ 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SAPPHIRE 100282SR Radeon HD 5850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card w/ATI Eyefinity - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SAMSUNG Black 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA DVD Burner - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thats all I got for now. Thanks a bunch! More about : comments time build obsidian86 October 25, 2009 12:31:44 PM got it right good luck m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First Time System Build. Need help, suggestions, comments etc! Forum I5 build critique - first time builder - please comment! Forum SolvedFirst time building a PC and would like some help and comments on my chosen hardware. Forum SolvedFinal Build Thoughts Comments (First Time) Forum First time build - i5 2500K.. Do I need thermal paste? Forum New i5 system build. First time builder! Need some advice. Forum SolvedFirst PC build very low budget, need comments/advice Forum First gaming build, Intel i5, AMD R9-290X, advice/comments requested Forum SolvedComments on first time build Forum Building i5 2500k Gaming Computer. need Help. First Time Forum SolvedFirst time gaming pc builder. Need help with parts work with Intel i5 4440S (3.30GHz). Forum AMD and Asus Gaming PC. First Time Build. Comments? Forum First time build. Would like comments Forum First time build - seeking any comments Forum My first build, I need some opinions. Negative and positive comments fully appreciated. Forum First Time Build (Comments/Suggestion Wanted) Forum Advice/Comments on First time build Forum SolvedFirst Time Build Stability Issues and Random Restarts - i5 4670k - Please Help Troubleshoot Forum Comments on hardware for first time build - father/son project. Forum SolvedFirst time Building PC [400-500$] i5 or 6300? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !