What do you guys think

ok so i fried my mobo 2 days ago and im building a new pc

tell me what u think and give me some ideas that would be better for about the same price

Mobo: http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=5270971&CatId=3495

psu: http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4362115&CatId=2533

cpu: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115037

ram:i already have 2x ocz platinum pc6400 800mhz 2x1g and ill add
http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3404049&CatId=3412

video card: http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4559658&CatId=3775
ill start with one and ill get a second one later

all the rest i already have at home i already bought the mobo ill be getting rest next week when i get paid

one thing i wanna know is will that psu be strong enough??

ill be oc'ing my cpu to about 3.8-4.0ghz should i get any other cooling system
my case already have 2 big fan on front panel 1 big back and 1 small on side

so what u guys think
3 answers Last reply
More about what guys think
  1. PSU is not a good one

    MoBo / CPU are "dead end" technology

    GFX card is overpriced for what it does...and is also not DX11 capable....will start to matter come XMas season when lotsa new games come out.

    To see how much power you need....use this:

    http://www.antec.outervision.com/

    To pick what PSU you want, use this:

    http://www.silentpcreview.com/Recommended_PSUs
    http://www.jonnyguru.com/

    With a 4 GHz OC, I'd be looking for a 650 watter with a 9.5 - 10.0 jonnyguru.com performance rating .... 850 watter if ya might ever go w/ a 2nd GFX card
  2. ok so since i already bought the mobo and its a nvidia chip set and sli ready does this mean i have to buy only nvidia graphics or can i put crossfire on this board
  3. I'm gonna have to disagree with Timop. As you can see here:

    http://techreport.com/articles.x/13790
    http://www.evga.com/forums/tm.aspx?m=204397&mpage=1#206780

    the 780i chipset on your MoBo does NOT support Crossfire.

    New boards containing the X58 / P55 chipsets will support both Crossfire and SLI but your board does not have an Intel chipset. Oldr socket 775 boards such as those w/ the nVidia 780i chipset only supports SLI.
Ask a new question

Read More

New Build Systems