Will this build work well? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 22, 2010 11:12 PM in Systems Share Davey1043 June 22, 2010 11:06:00 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Today BUDGET RANGE: 1000-1200 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, Movies, Internet, Word Processing PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Monitor, Mouse, Keyboard, Optical Drive, HDD,2x BFG Geforce GTS 250's, and Thermaltake TR2 RX 650w PSU (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...) PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com tigerdirect.com PARTS PREFERENCES: EVGA X58 Classified 4-way SLI (http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite...) Cooler Master HAF X (http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite...) i7-930 (http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite...) G-Skill Ripjaw Series 4gb (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...) OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: My main concern is whether I'll be able to run 2x GTS 250's on the 650w Thermaltake PSU, or if I need to upgrade the PSU as well. Also the i could use some verification on the RAM compatibility. Thank you for any help. More about : build work | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Drakoes June 22, 2010 11:09:08 PM If I'm not mistaken, you'll need tri-channel modules for your i7-930. Check these out: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse Davey1043 June 22, 2010 11:12:08 PM Thanks I would have been in trouble without that advice. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Will this build work well?> Related ressources: ForumWill this PC work well ? (going to build a budget gaming pc) ForumShould this build work well ? ForumWill this build work well ? ForumIf it is alright. I would like to know if this build would work well . ForumWill this build work , and how well ? ForumWill PSU Work well with this build ? ForumWill this Gaming/Workstation build work well ? ForumFirst gaming build . Will these parts all work well together? ForumWill this build work well for gaming ForumWill this computer build work well ? ForumWill this build work well ? ForumHow well will this gaming pc work ForumHow well will Q9650 @3.8Ghz work with GTX680 / HD7970 GE? ForumWill this build work well for online gaming? ForumWill this computer build work well ? ForumWILL THESE COMPONENT WORK WELL TOGETHER IN THE FIRST BUILD ForumShould I upgrade my video card or hdd to sdd? ForumNew Build, Have Questions ForumNew Build, have Questions Forum£1000 Gaming Build - Need a Final Check Before Pulling the Trigger More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !