No particular budget PC w/ I7 920 Tags: New Build Systems Last response: December 18, 2009 2:41 PM in Systems Share solidgun December 18, 2009 4:19:26 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Anytime.....possibly this week BUDGET RANGE: Nothing in particular, but can't be too expensive SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, heavy downloading of data, watching video PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard, mouse, monitors, video card PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: No preferred site COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: I like Asus, Corsair, Antec products; but no particular preference if they are better OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920 x 1200 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: - Core i7 920 Processor Boxed - Cooler: Corsair H50 - ASUS P6X58D Premium LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard - Corsair TX850W Power Supply - 850W CMPSU-850TX - CORSAIR XMS3 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMX6GX3M3A1600C9 - Cooler Master HAF 932 - Video cards: I will be using 4890 as I have a couple lying around from my Mac Pro use. I don't want to upgrade video cards right now and I will look into it when 5890 comes out and price is reduced. I started with this inquiry, but ended up buying all of the above items to build my unit. Please let me know if anyone has any additional input that can help me. Thank you in advance. More about : budget 920 p55ibexpeak December 18, 2009 2:41:54 PM It's catch 22. You are planning to get HD 5890s, but you're sticking with a 850W PSU. How do you know how much wattage the HD 5980 CF require? I don't. For the HD 4890 CF, it's 600W. http://www.amd.com/us/products/desktop/graphics/ati-rad... It's best to have a budget cuz we'd be picking out gold-plated with diamonds parts. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow much should be spent on a gaming pc build? (No particular budget) Forum FS: OCed Gaming PC w/ i7 920 and GTX 470 SLi $900 shipped OBO Forum SolvedHelp with Overclocking my i7 920 CPU w/ ASUS P6T Motherboard to 4.0 GHz (or more) Forum Help pick components for my first build w/ intel i7 920 quad core Forum i7 920 or Xeon W3520? Forum i7 920 1st gen w/ radeon 280x gpu or a haswell 4670k with a radeon 265 gpu Forum SolvedCore i7 920 default vCore seems low, bad contact w/ mobo??? Forum SolvedOC'd i7 920 w/ x58 Pro-E locking up at startup Forum Help me build a i7 Gaming PC w/ $2G Budget! Forum SolvedI7 870 w/P55 vs i7 920 w/X58 Forum SolvedHelp with gaming PC build w/ 650 pounds budget. Forum SolvedPC Build for $2000 - 2200? (GTX 780 Ti 3GB) (i7) 2014 w/ Monitor (ALSO IN BUILD) Forum SolvedThermaltake Smart SE 530W for budget gaming pc no OC Forum SolvedHelp w/ Low Budget PC Build Forum I7 920 Help, Newb w/ no experience Forum SolvedBuilding New Gaming PC, $ 980.00 Budget (/w shipping) Forum SolvedI7 920 DAW PC Build - Compatibility Check & HELP with SATA/Assembly! Forum (Temps after Install?) i7 920 w/ CM Hyper 212+ Forum Budget Motherboard for Intel i7 920 processor Forum SolvedLooking for a gaming pc build for early 2014 (tax time) Budget $2500 w/monitor Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !