Any thoughts/suggestions for this build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: August 2, 2010 4:55 PM in Systems Share kanadien August 1, 2010 10:46:08 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: A couple weeks BUDGET RANGE: 1000 - 1300 (after rebates) SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, browsing PARTS NOT REQUIRED: monitor, speakers, keyboard PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.ca, tigerdirect.ca COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Canada PARTS PREFERENCES: Nvidia, ati, corsair OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No MONITOR RESOLUTION:1920x1080 Gigabyte P55A-UD3 ATX LGA1156 P55 DDR3 2PCI-E 2PCI RAID GBLAN CrossFireX USB3.0 SATA3 Mobo: Gigabyte P55A-UD3 ATX LGA1156 P55 DDR3 2PCI-E 2PCI RAID GBLAN CrossFireX USB3.0 SATA3 Processor: Intel Core i5-760 Lynnfield 2.8GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Heatsink: Noctua NH-U12P SE2 Graphics Card: GTX 470 EVGA 012-P3-1470-AR GeForce GTX 470 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 Ram: OCZ OCZ3G1333LV4GK 6GB DDR3 3X2GB DDR3-1333 PC3-10666 CL 9-9-9-20 Case: Antec Three Hundred Illusion Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case PSU: OCZ Z-SERIES 650W 80+ Silver Certified 24PIN TV Tuner: Diamond TV Wonder 650 Theater PCI-E TV I don't need to know where to get them from I just want an opinion on the build More about : thoughts suggestions build mrhoshos96 August 1, 2010 11:12:49 PM fill out the stickie in my sig. m 0 l WR2 August 1, 2010 11:55:23 PM Looks like a nice start (except for the RAM). I think I'd like a GTX 460 better than the 470 if I were in your position. What resolution monitor will you be using? Using NewEgg.ca? Or maybe NCIX. NCIX I think. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kanadien August 2, 2010 4:55:20 PM which ram should I get? and I know its not as good of bang for the buck but I would still like to go with the 470 because it is more powerful and I have a 24" 1080p monitor to use it on m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First home gaming build, any thoughts/suggestions? Forum SolvedBuilding System thoughts/suggestions for Case/cooling? I7 950 Forum Final build list, any thoughts/suggestions?? Forum Thoughts/suggestions on this new build Forum SolvedFinal thoughts/suggestions before I order Forum SolvedWill this Work together? Thoughts/Suggestions? thnx! :3 Forum Thoughts/Suggestions on first prebuilt gaming computer Forum Semi Budget System, Thoughts/Suggestions? Forum Thoughts/suggestions before I buy the parts Forum SolvedNeed opinions on my first build Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming build Forum SolvedBuild questions/upgrade questions. Forum SolvedAre all these parts compatible for my gaming pc build? Forum SolvedCan my build run next gen games on ultra? (1080p) Forum SolvedNo signal monitor after first time pc build boot Forum SolvedFirst Budget Build, Need Feedback please. Forum SolvedIs My Build Good? Forum SolvedGaming PC Build Opinion Forum SolvedBest Mobo For Build Forum SolvedNew computer build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !