Solved First build Tags: CPUs Computer Build Compatibility Last response: June 21, 2010 5:07 PM in CPUs Share darkroast June 19, 2010 2:47:32 PM Hello, I am in China, want to build first computer- for gaming- with son. I am looking for 1) a chart for compatible mobo's, chips, other components (ram, vid card), since I will have to get the best offered locally, and 2) advice More about : build Best solution WR2 a c 203 à CPUs June 19, 2010 3:33:14 PM Hello DR; I don't know of any single chart like you seem to be asking for - but take a look at what's on offer around here: Homebuilt PC Buying Guide *Guide to Choosing Parts* Recommended Builds by Usage Those guides should get you started in the right direction. When you're ready to choose your parts you might want to visit the Systems- New Build section of the forum and ask for a review of your parts choices: *How To Ask For New Build Advice* Share darkroast June 19, 2010 3:59:42 PM wr2: thank you. I may have few options here, and I will be easy to fool if I do not have some info at my fingertips. this whole build thing should be fun. i have read various sites on steps and things to be alert/careful. m 0 l Related resources Can I get your opinion on this build? this is my first time and I could use all the help i can get. - Forum My first build - the final build - Forum First upgrades to gaming build... - Forum Opinions on my First build! - Forum Need help for a first time $650-700 budget build. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a c 203 à CPUs June 19, 2010 4:50:49 PM You're welcome. It can be a lot of fun, interesting and educational too. Here is a forum topic that mentions some of the things you want to double check before you finish your building project. m 0 l darkroast June 21, 2010 6:56:11 AM this next question may need to be somewhere else, but since related to above, will put here: intel e5300 dual core, Asus P5P41C motherboard, G'force 240 w/ 1gig ram, 2 gig ddr3 1333, 7200rpm 500g/ Sata hard drive, power, case, dvd read/write: $400 do these seem to be decent for a first build average gaming machine? I will not be offended at all and welcome any/all comments. I put off buying till I could get some feedback here. thanks m 0 l darkroast June 21, 2010 5:07:56 PM Best answer selected by darkroast. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan someone take a look at my first PC build? Forum SolvedFirst build, is it OK? Forum SolvedFirst time build - won't post - help please! Forum Solvedwhat do you think of this build? heavy gaming (first time building) Forum SolvedFinished First Custom Build Forum SolvedFirst build:Hadron air -Need installation advice Forum SolvedMy First Computer Build. Advice/tips? Forum SolvedMy first build Forum SolvedPlease help and provide your opinion on my first PC build Forum SolvedI am making $600 gaming pc build (first time) and want help Forum SolvedParts for my first computer build Forum SolvedFirst gaming rig build Forum SolvedFirst desktop build. Don't know if parts are compatible. Please help!!! Forum SolvedFirst build - no display/1 long 3 short bleeps Forum SolvedFirst Time Build Need Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !