Help me build a gamer pc Tags: New Build Intel Systems Last response: September 10, 2010 11:13 PM in Systems Share sorcking September 10, 2010 6:15:27 PM OK so im somewhat new to building a pc and want a new gameing pc if you could help me pick out better stuff or reinsure what i have thank you here is my idea so far i7 950 Build CASE : COOLER : COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus Intel Core i5 & Intel Core i7 compatible RR-B10-212P-G1 120mm "heatpipe direct contact" Long life sleeve CPU Cooler CPU : Intel Core i7-950 Bloomfield 3.06GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor BX80601950 MOTHERBOARD : GIGABYTE GA-X58A-UD3R LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel HDD : SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive RAM : G.SKILL 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9T-6GBNQ Case : Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case or the Antec Nine Hundred Two Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case Video card : EVGA 012-P3-1470-AR GeForce GTX 470 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card after i save moremoney want to add asecond one Power supply : ?so far waslooking 850W to 1000W Please help with ideads thank you More about : build gamer | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove obsidian86 September 10, 2010 6:34:16 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 850 good deal right now http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... exccelent 1 kw under $200 | Report abuse Mr Pizza September 10, 2010 11:06:17 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Better IMO 1K W PSU, its 80+ GOLD, more reliable brand IMO.. and did i mention 80+ GOLD? | Report abuse goalguy876 September 10, 2010 11:09:31 PM Get the i7 930 and overclock it to 950 speeds. Its an easy thing to do and it will save you a LOT. Use the money saved to upgrade to a gtx 480. | Report abuse Mr Pizza September 10, 2010 11:13:44 PM ^you only save 20 bucks XD | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Help me build a gamer pc> Related ressources: ForumHelp me out - Long time console gamer - first build - 3.5K Budget ForumNEW GAMER PC . ME NOOB NEED HELP DX10.1 ForumIs this a good and compatible build (FIRST TIME PC GAMER ) HELP ! ForumBuild me a cheap Gamer PC ForumVeteran Gamer , Hardware Rookie - Looking for help /advice on first build . ForumConsole gamer here looking to go into pc gaming need help with build ForumModerate gamer PC (First Build ) ForumBrand new pc gamer help appreciated! ForumHigher end, non- gamer PC build ForumWill this PSU support my nooby gamer pc build ? ForumBudget Small form factor build - casual gamer ForumWhat parts for a software engineer / semi- gamer build ? ForumNewbee needs helps building pc and new pc gamer ForumHelp Me buy/ build a PC ! ForumFirst build help . (Non- gamer ) ForumBest Mousepad for a First time PC Gamer ForumPC Help (Computer Techs Look!) Several problems ( Gamer ) ForumIBUYPOWER Gamer Extreme 903i Desktop PC ... is it worth it? ForumFirst Gaming PC- Help Wanted :) ForumBuilding a gameing PC please help More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !