Final Advice q9550 Tags: New Build Systems Last response: August 8, 2010 3:52 AM in Systems Share xxgamxx August 7, 2010 4:18:38 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Today BUDGET RANGE: 500-600. I'm not sure how to do rebates so... SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming (MW2 CSS FPS) Editing (Cinema 4d Sony vegas After Effects) PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, CPU, OS PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg, tigerdirect COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA PARTS PREFERENCES: I'm looking for a 5770 but not sure if it suits my monitor OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1440x900 ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: some type of glow on the case(first build and all I wanted was bling) Just want to make sure everything is compatible. More about : final advice q9550 tecmo34 August 7, 2010 10:21:22 PM Still looks good & your 5770 is fine for your resolution! xxgamxx August 7, 2010 11:09:23 PM tecmo34 said:Still looks good & your 5770 is fine for your resolution! Alright thanks. I went and ordered everything here except the motherboard. Waiting on some cash from my brother. Related resources Overclocking advice for Intel Q9550 - Forum Q9550 HELP!!! ANY CPU WIZ THERE? - Forum AMD PII X4 955, or Intel Q9550 ? - Forum I7 Gaming Build vs Q9550 - Which is better? - Forum Nehalem, Q9550 or Dual Core, which one, suggestions. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer xxgamxx August 8, 2010 1:36:44 AM Also with the ram I went with a 1333 speed. Hope nothing goes wrong with my first build. tecmo34 August 8, 2010 1:40:11 AM You should be fine... I would just follow these two guides, which will help you through this process. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/274745-31-step-step-g... http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261145-31-read-postin... xxgamxx August 8, 2010 3:52:17 AM Ill check out a few guids. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] e-building Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] t-problems ForumQ9550 and q9450 rig suggestions anyone? ForumHow to match parts to a Intel Q9550 ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q9550 Temperature? ForumIntel Q9550 compatability with ddr3 1333mhz ram ForumE8600 beats Q9550 ? Help Quick!!!!!! Must send back. ForumFinal feedback before pressing buy... ForumFinal Build (First time builder!) Closing advice ? ForumFinal Build Advice Please...Want to Buy Today ForumHelp me decide which I should go with Q9550 or i7 920 build. Final ver ForumFinal Build - $1000 gaming rig ForumFinal Build Check Before Ordering Friday ForumFinal Computer Build: Please Rate/Advise ForumFirst Gaming PC- Help Wanted :) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !