Buying tomorrow, any last minute changes? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: July 27, 2010 4:59 AM in Systems Share Pysces July 27, 2010 1:14:46 AM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Tomorrow! BUDGET RANGE: $2000 New Zealand SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Playing games, work PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, case, psu, & 3 extra case fans. The case is an Antec P182 fitted with 3 extra Scythe Slipstreams 120mm 1200 and the PSU is a Corsair HX 520W. PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: www.pbtech.co.nz I get a company discount from here and this works out cheaper/easier then shopping around. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: New Zealand OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Yes (eventually) MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1200 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: These are the parts I’ve selected so far: Video: Gigbayte GV-N460OC-1GI GTX460 1GB DDR5 OVER CLOCKING model , 256bit , 715MHz & 3600Mhz . Dual DVI , DirectX 11 http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=VGAGBV0171 Mobo: Asus P7P55D-E PRO MB, Socket 1156, P55, 4x DDR3, SATA3, USB3.0, RAID, SLI + CrossFire, Gigabit LAN, ATX, Express Gate http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=MBDAS1275 CPU: Intel Core i5 760 2.80 GH Processor Socket 1156 (8MB L3 Cache) (only $4 dollars more then a i5 750, so I went with it). http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=CPUIT8760 Memory: Corsair CMP4GX3M2A1600C8 4GB (2x XMS3 2GB) PC3-12800 (1600MHz) DDR3 RAM, 2x240-pin DIMMs, Non ECC Unbuffered, 8-8-8-24, DOMINATOR with DHX+ http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=MEMCOR0034 DVD Writer: LG GH22LS50 22X Internal SATA DVD Rewriter, Black Color ( SecureDisc , LightScribe ) retail pack with software(retail box) http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=DVWLGH210 Hardrive: Western Digital Black Edition 1TB 64M Cache 3.5" Internal SATA3 HDD ( Dual Controllers to process onboard data , The Best Performance ) http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=HDDWD1916 OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Pro 64bit OEM (FQC-01197) http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=OSYMSO8675 Monitor: Samsung 24" Wide 2443BW+ 5ms DVI LCD Black 50000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio Height Adjustable Pivot Swivel and Tilt Stand 3 Year Perfect Pixe http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=MONSSM2446 My short term upgrade plan would be to eventually buy a 750W power supply and a second GTX 460 and run it in SLI. Any quick changes I should make before pushing the button? More about : buying tomorrow minute a1l3 July 27, 2010 4:59:29 AM the monitor if it will be used for gaming needs/should have a lower response time if you've got the money you should go for the best Ati Sapphire Vapor-x 5870 http://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?item=VGASAP5873 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Urgent Help needed (buying this PC tomorrow) Any last minute changes??? Forum Buying components Tomorrow and last minute changes? Forum Buying tomorrow, need last minute advice / suggestions Forum Buying 1/27 Tomorrow, last minute review! 2,500 i7-860 Forum Buying Computer Tomorrow (Last Minute Critiques) Forum Solved[New Build] Buying This Weekend. Any last minute changes? ($1,000 rig) Forum Any last minute changes needed before buy? Forum SolvedGaming PC, ordering tomorrow need last minute review! Forum Solvedlast minute changes gaming rig Forum Building my own computer tomorrow, any last minute pro tips? or things I should know or procedures? Forum SolvedAny last minute changes I should make? Forum SolvedAny last minute changes lads? Forum SolvedFinal pc build, buying tomorrow last suggestions Forum Solvedany last minute changes to this gaming/autocad $659 build? Forum Ordering tomorrow, need last minute opinions. Forum Last Minute Changes? Forum Odering Tomorrow... last minute help Forum Last minute tweeks on my P2 955 build - ordering parts tomorrow! Forum About To Build, Last Minute Changes? Forum (UK) About the pull the trigger on my first build, any last minute changes I can make to save money/improve performance? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !