Is this a good build?(for the price) Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: August 21, 2010 11:22 PM in Systems Share sorena August 21, 2010 10:00:25 PM MSI Big Bang-XPower LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... Intel Core i7-930 Bloomfield 2.8GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Desktop Processor http://www.newegg.ca/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Item... EVGA 012-P3-1470-AR GeForce GTX 470 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... CORSAIR DOMINATOR 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... Western Digital Caviar Black (WD1002FAEX) 1000GB (1TB) SATA3 7200RPM 64MB Cache (OEM) http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=1... CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced Black ATX Mid Tower Case http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=6... ASUS VH226H Black 21.5" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Widescreen 16:9 Full HD 1080P LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 1000:1 (ASCR 12000 : 1) Built in Speakers http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682... Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Logitech (910-001260) G500 Gaming Laser Mouse (Retail Box) http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=2... Logitech (920-002232) G110 Gaming Keyboard w/Custom Color Backlighting (Retail Box) http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=2... Creative FATAL1TY Professional Series Gaming Headset MKII http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=1... LG GH22LS50 Black Lightscribe SATA DVD-Writer 22xDVD+R/-R 8xDVD+RW/6xDVD-RW 16xDVD+R DL 12xDVD-R DL 48x CD-R 32xCD-RW OEM http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=3... ASUS PCE-N13 IEEE 802.11b/g/n PCI Express Wireless Adapter Up to 300Mbps Wireless Data Rates 64-bit/128-bit WEP, TKIP, and AES WI-Fi alliance WPA, WPA2 http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1683... All adding up to: $2056 (without tax) Note: Prices are in canadian dollars More about : good build price geofelt a c 83 B Homebuilt system August 21, 2010 11:11:11 PM No problem with most of the parts except the motherboard. There is no need in my mind for an enthusiast motherboard designed for more than two pci-e slots and record setting overclocks. Look for something more basic from Asus. Gigabyte or EVGA. Like gigabyte ud3r: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... eloric a b B Homebuilt system August 21, 2010 11:22:43 PM +1 ^ Might try this, which is in between (and has another discount for the combo): 17-930 and Gigabyte UD5 Assuming this rig is for more than gaming. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIs this a good build?(for the price ) ForumIs this a good build?(for the price ) ForumNew 100% build...for gaming and 3d graphics work ForumFirst Build-For little Brother`s birthday ForumFirst computer build...for an old lady not even close to being a geek ForumFirst Gaming Build...for son, xmas ForumMy Very First Build...For Gaming... How Does It Look??? ForumNew Build...for the future? Please advise. ForumPc build questions Forum$800 BF3 Build ForumDiablo 3 vid card advice, $80 budget Forum$1500-2000 gaming pc need advice ForumWill this system be able to run battlefield 3 on highest settings Forumhelp!will this system fine to run smoothly? ForumSuggestions appreciated for new build ForumMy $2000 Final Summer Build ForumIs this a good build for gaming? ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNew Build $1,200 Budget ForumMy new ~600 dollar build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !