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 Share 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... mastermind84 June 10, 2010 4:52:55 AM Best answer selected by mastermind84. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First Build - $ 2000 Gaming PC Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice Forum £ 2000 ($3000) Gaming PC Build Forum $ 2000 Gaming PC build .. Forum First gaming PC build (~$ 2000 ): Opinions and parts help Forum New PC Build 2000 $ Forum 2000 $ PC build Forum $ 2000 budget for a gaming PC for a friend, help me build :) Forum 2000 $+ for gaming pc build , how not to bottleneck with only 1 monitor? Forum New PC build (~ 2.000 Dollar build / ~11.000DKK ) Forum Building New PC Gaming Rig For Streaming/Recording - $ 2000 Budget Forum ~$ 2000 gaming pc . 1st build . Advice please! Canada Forum Advice for $ 2000 PC Gaming build Forum Building a gaming pc for the first time for around $ 2000 - need help Forum How do i know that all my computer components will fit together? Forum Super Budget Gaming Build, What you think? Forum [Solved] First time build gaming pc - can't wait! Forum ~ 2000$ build Forum Sub 2000$ gaming build Forum A 2000$ Core i7 Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !