I5 build, need review Tags: New Build Intel i5 Systems Product Last response: June 1, 2010 11:57 AM in Systems Share MaskedPresident June 1, 2010 10:51:57 AM Finally decided on going i5. Will be using for gaming mostly. Haven't built a new system in 5+ years so i feel behind the times. PROCESSOR: Intel Core i5-750 Lynnfield 2.66GHz LGA 1156 CPU COOLER: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RAM:G.SKILL 4GB DDR3 1600 MOBO: GIGABYTE GA-P55-USB3 LGA 1156 HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB X2 GPU: ASUS EAH5850 DIRECTCU/2DIS/1GD5 Radeon HD 5850 MONITOR:ASUS VW266H 25.5" PSU: CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W SPEAKERS: Logitech Z-2300 200 watts RMS 2.1 Speaker System CASE, KB, MOUSE: using current. Grand total: $1518.85 Your thoughts? Thanks!! More about : build review panto June 1, 2010 11:57:02 AM Don't know what your budget looks like but if you're willing, change one of those hdds for a ssd. Install your OS and apps there and it will make a huge difference in terms of boot and application start up time. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy i5 4670K build quick review before i buy it! Forum Solved(Build check) Final Review Need help with this i7 build.. Going to purchase in 2 days Forum SolvedI need a review on this build Forum SolvedFinal Build: i5 gaming (review and check) Forum SolvedNeed suggestions / Review my build Forum SolvedPC Build Review (2nd Computer, need thorough input) Forum SolvedSuggestions/Review for my ~$1200 i5 Build =) Forum SolvedPC Build with GTX 970 and i5 4440 | Need Little Help Forum SolvedNew Build ($1600) Need Review Forum Solvedi need a review on a computer build Forum SolvedI need to know if I can upgrade from an i5 to an i7 with my current build and power supply Forum SolvedNeed advice and review for build Forum i5 4670k Build review? Forum SolvedHigh End Intel gaming PC build (I5 4690+gtx 770) Need thoughts and help Forum SolvedNeed help with PC build I5 4590, GTX 770 Forum SolvedMini-ITX Build in Need of a Review. Forum SolvedGaming Build: FINAL REVIEW! Really Need Help! Forum Solved£700/$1200 Build review needed! Forum SolvedNeed Help with First Gaming Build. REVIEW PLEASE. Forum SolvedNeed a review on this DIY build. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !