~$1200 Gaming Computer Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 25, 2009 3:15 PM in Systems Share indicium November 25, 2009 2:49:38 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This week or next week. BUDGET RANGE: 1000-1300 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming/watching movies PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard,Mouse,Monitor,Speakers PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: www.newegg.com PARTS PREFERENCES: Not really picky as long as they're good. OVERCLOCKING: Yes / No / Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe, if it doesn't harm anything and is possibly simple to do with my build. Where could I learn how to do this by the way? ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Mm. I want it to be able to handle Crysis at max. Or atleast Teamfortress 2 Lol. Parts: CPU: Intel Core i7-860 Lynnfield 2.8GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... CPU Cooler: ZALMAN CNPS9900LED 120mm 2 Ball CPU Cooler - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... GPU: EVGA 017-P3-1175-AR GeForce GTX 275 1792MB 448-bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 SLI Supported Video Card - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case: Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... MOBO: ASUS P7P55D LGA 1156 Intel P55 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Memory: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... HD: Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31500341AS 1.5TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... PSU: 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... DVD/CD: PLEXTOR Black 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 12X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA 24X DVD/CD Writer LightScribe Support - Retail http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Hope that makes it easier for you guys. Questions: Is everything compatible? Will I need to mod the motherboard for the cpu cooler? Will I need to mod anything? Will the PSU give enough power for everything? Could I overclock this? More about : 1200 gaming computer hunter315 November 25, 2009 3:09:58 PM None of your links work except the cooler. Due to the link compression you cant copy paste links from another thread. Can you post the link and the part name so that we know what you are considering? Your cooler is the only link that works and there are significantly better coolers than the zalman ball cooler, take a look at frostytech.com indicium November 25, 2009 3:12:07 PM Ah okay Ill fix it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer obsidian86 November 25, 2009 3:15:27 PM http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/forum-13.html please Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New gaming /work computer around 1000 EUR (~ 1200 USD) Forum $ 1200 -$1300 First Gaming Computer Build Forum Build gaming computer $1000-$ 1200 Forum Gaming Computer Under 1200 with tax and shipping Forum Gaming Computer ($ 1200 ) Would appreciate advice and input. Forum Building a gaming computer $1000 - $ 1200 for College Forum $1,000 to $ 1,200 gaming computer help Forum Advice on a gaming computer $ 1200 .00 budget Forum $ 1200 Gaming Computer Forum New Gaming Computer Build $800 - $ 1200 Forum Gaming Computer $1000-$ 1200 (monitor not included) Forum $ 1200 Gaming Computer , GPU Indecision 2012 Forum $ 1200 GAMING COMPUTER BUILD!!!! D3!!!!!! Forum Gaming Computer build, ~$ 1200 Forum Looking to buy a gaming computer for 1200 i7 ivy bridge Forum $1000- 1200 gaming and cad computer Forum 1200 $-1500$ Gaming Computer Forum 1200 $-1500$ gaming computer completely new Forum Is this gaming PC okay? Forum NVidia vs. ATI AMD system: the Architects computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !