Need advice with my new gaming pc (i am pc noob) Tags: New Build Systems Last response: August 16, 2010 6:26 PM in Systems Share nattawutpai August 16, 2010 3:46:07 AM need suggestion what parts should i change or what part you reccomend feel free to post everything APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: my current pc is dead so about 1 or 2 week BUDGET RANGE: need good cost performance if it possible dont want more expensive than my current parts SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming OVERCLOCKING:no SLI OR CROSSFIRE: i dont know what this mean so maybe no MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1280x1024 in windows and about 1024*800 when in game mode The build that i thinking: Processor: intel i7-870 Graphic:NVIDIA GeForce GTS250 Memory: 4GB memory (DDR3 SDRAM PC3-10600 Windows: XP service pack 3 (should i change to window 7?) ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: 1. i dont have plan to add or change my pc parts in the future (need about 3-4 years long for gaming) 2. i normally play game in normal resolution (low to medium is ok) i using my friend pc so sometime i cant reply fast More about : advice gaming noob batuchka August 16, 2010 3:54:55 AM Quote: i dont have plan to add or change my pc parts in the future (need about 3-4 years long for gaming) A few things u should know about SATA/USB 3.0 tech and mobos as shown by our very own forums here USB 3.0, SATA 6Gb/s, Motherboards, And Overcoming Bottlenecks http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/usb-3.0-sata-6gb,25... Also note that LGA 1156 shall be usurped by LGA 1155 as soon as end of this year/possible Q1 next year if u intending to sink a wee bit on chip + board FYI... http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpus/2010/04/21/intel-... At such low res i would think a GTS 250/HD 4850 and a Rana 440/445 would be more than adequate at a few hundreds cheaper @@ m 0 l rainvie1 August 16, 2010 6:26:33 PM can someone suggest a good i5 760 build for this guy? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed advice for a new 1100 Euro PC gaming rig.(Noob) Forum SolvedGaming PC Noob, Need Build Advice Please Forum SolvedNoob needs advice about these 2 gaming PC'S Forum SolvedI am building my first PC, some advice on hardware for gaming is needed...? Forum SolvedSo I Am Getting Into PC Gaming And Need Advice On Components Forum SolvedPC Compatibility I am new to building, need advice! Forum SolvedNew Gaming PC Build: First Time Noob Needs Help Forum SolvedNeed advice on mobo&ram $1000- AM3 x4 965 gaming pc Forum SolvedNeed advice on new gaming pc build Forum SolvedNeed help building my first gaming PC (noob here) Forum SolvedBuilding new gaming PC (Need some advice) Forum Solvedneed advice on Building a new gaming pc Forum Solvednew to gaming PC total noob Forum SolvedNew Gaming PC Build, Need Advice/Help Forum Solvedhey everybody, i am building a pc and need some advice Forum SolvedNeed some advice for a new gaming PC Forum SolvedNew to pc gaming and need some advice on my rig Forum SolvedBuilding first gaming PC, need noob help! Forum SolvedI'm A Total noob to PC's and PC gaming ... need suggest parts Forum Need advice with building a new gaming pc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !