Solved 2000$ PC Build. Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: June 10, 2010 5:21 AM in Systems Share mastermind84 May 31, 2010 8:44:26 AM Hell There I'm new on the Tom's Hardware forum, and i'am get ready to built my new pc. Below is mychoice. All suggestions are welcome, for my new pc build, only tower not intrested in monitor, mouse or keyboard. Thanks. CPU - Intel Core i7 930 Processor BX80601930 - 2.80GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, 4.8GT/s QPI, HyperThreading, Quad Core, Bloomfield, LGA 1366, Retail, Fan 300230 $ MOTHERBOARD - Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R Motherboard - Socket 1366, ATX, Audio, PCI Express 2.0, USB 3.0, RAID, SLI, CrossFire 200$ RAM - Kingston HyperX 4GB DDR3 1600MHz Memory - PC12800, Dual-Channel, Non-ECC, CL8, Unbuffered DIMM, 240-pin X2 350$ GRAPHIC CARD - XFX HD587AZNF9 Radeon HD 5870 Video Card - 1GB GDDR5, PCI-Express 2.0, CrossFireX Ready, Dual DVI, Display Port, HDMI X2 818$ HARD DRIVE - Western Digital WD7501AALS Caviar Black Hard Drive - 3.5", 7200 RPM, SATA 3G, 750GB, 32MB Cache 64$ DVD DRIVE -Plextor PX-B320SA Blu Ray Player - DVD and CD Burner, DVD+R 16X, DVD+RW 8X, DVD-RW 6X, DVD-RAM 12X, CD-R 48X, SATA, Lightscribe 129$ CASE - XION Vantage Mid-Tower Case AXP100-001BK - ATX, mATX 50$ POWER SUPPLY -Ultra X4 1050-Watt Modular Power Supply - 135mm Fan, ATX, Lifetime Warranty, 80+ Silver, NVIDIA SLI & ATI Crossfire Certifications. 230$ More about : 2000 build Best solution gkay09 May 31, 2010 11:04:16 AM You have to use 6GB or 12GB RAM configs to take advantage of the Tri-Channel memory controllers present in the i7 9xx CPUs... And change the HDD to Samsung F3 1TB...It is faster and more efficient... And sticky please... http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... Share mastermind84 June 10, 2010 4:52:55 AM Best answer selected by mastermind84. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Somebody_007 June 10, 2010 5:21:53 AM don' choose your best answer just yet there are other things that need changing. Get a corsair psu orso they make good spu's at low prices. a 50 dollar case on a build like this? go haf 922 or even cosmos s orso they are FAR better if the above changes bring you above budget cut down to 5850 CF or 1 5870 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$2000 gaming pc first build Forum SolvedNew PC build Under 2000$ ? Forum SolvedFirst tme PC build...$1700-2000!!! Forum SolvedPC build under 2000 Forum Solved$2000 pc build Forum SolvedBest gaming PC build for about $2,000 Forum Solved~$2000 Gaming PC build (grad present to myself =) ) Forum SolvedIs this a good $2000 gaming pc build? Forum SolvedGaming PC, first build, $2000 or higher Forum SolvedGaming PC ($1800-$2000) First build , can go higher if need Forum SolvedMy First PC Build -- Mini ITX -- Budget ($2000) Forum Solved$1600-$2000 Gaming PC Build Forum Solved2000 Pc Build suggestions (gaming) Forum Solved2000-2100$ PC Build Forum SolvedPC Build for $2000 - 2200? (GTX 780 Ti 3GB) (i7) 2014 w/ Monitor (ALSO IN BUILD) Forum SolvedGaming PC build 2014 for around $2000 Forum SolvedPC Build Under $2,000 Forum Solvedwant to build a PC for strictly live streaming recording and rendering etc 2000/2500 dollar budget Forum Solved2,000$ Multimedia/Gaming PC - Comments on Build & General Advice Wanted! Forum Solvedfirst build $2000 to $3000 budget need help (GAMING PC) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !