New Build Advice for $1,500-2,000 for Gaming/Photoshop Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: September 25, 2010 4:53 AM in Systems Share cclatson September 24, 2010 4:51:10 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Within the next week Budget Range: $1500-$2000 Before Rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: photoshop, light gaming (mostly sports games), surfing web, watching tv, DVD creation/encoding Parts Not Required: speakers Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com Country of Origin: US Parts Preferences: by brand or type: Intel CPU, 23" monitor, Full Tower Case Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No Monitor Resolution:1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200 Additional Comments: None Here is what I was thinking about using in the build. All comments and suggestions are welcome and appreciated Chassis/Case Cooler Master HAF 932 Blue Steel ATX Full Tower Computer Case (Model: RC-932-KKN3-GP) - $149.99 Power Supply Corsair 750W ATX12V/EPS12V 80 PLUS Certified Power Supply (Model: CMPSU-750TX) - $109.99 Motherboard Asus Sabertooth X58 LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard (Model: Sabertooth X58) - $199.99 CPU/Processor Intel Core i7-950 Bloomfield 3.06GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor (Model: BX80601950) - $298.99 CPU Heatsink/Fan Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus CPU Cooler (Model: RR-B10-212P-G1) - $29.99 Memory Corsair XMS3 6GB (3 x 2GB) DDR3 1333 Triple Channel Kit Memory (Model: TR3X6G1333C9) - 134.99 Graphics (Video) Card Sapphire Radeon HD 5770 PCI Express 2.0 x16 Video Card (Model: 100283-3L) - $139.99 Sound (Audio) Card None. Use Motherboard Onboard Sound Hard Drives System Drive Western Digital VelociRaptor 150GB 3.5" Internal Hard Drive-Bare Drive (Model: WD1500HLFS) - $139.99 Data Drives Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal HDD-Bare (Model: WD1002FAEX) - $89.99 Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive-Bare Drive (Model: HD103SJ) - $74.99 Optical Drives Lite-On 24X SATA Black DVD Writer (Model: iHAS-424-98) - $23.99 Monitor LG W2453V-PF Black 24" Full HD 1080P Widescreen LCD Monitor (Model: W2453V-PF) - $219.99 Capture Card/TV Tuner Hauppauge WinTV-HVR-2250 Media Center Kit Dual TV Tuner 1213 PCI-Express x1 Interface (Model: 1213) Keyboard Logitech Internet 350 Black USB Wired Standard Keyboard-OEM (Model: Internet 350) - $23.99 Mouse Logitech G500 Dual-mode Scroll Wheel USB Wired Laser Gaming Mouse (Model: G500) - $63.99 Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders-OEM - $139.99 Other Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Compound – OEM (Model: AS5-3.5G) - $9.99 Thanks... More about : build advice 500 000 gaming photoshop Mr Pizza September 25, 2010 4:53:02 AM Woah woah woah... whats with the hard drives? Stop. Arrêt. 停止. 정지. Ihinto. Cпиране. Get an SSD and this, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New Build For Gaming/Photoshop - NEED ADVICE PLEASE! Forum Need Advice on New Build : Photography & Video Editing PC $1500-$2000 Forum Need advice on $1500-$2000 new build Forum Budget Light Gaming/Photoshop Build Advice Forum Solved$1500-2000 USD Gaming/Video Editing Build, 13 Years Old and Need Some Advice Forum $650 new build - gaming/photoshop - help/advise appreciated. :) Forum Building a computer for gaming/PhotoShop, need advice! Forum New Gaming/Photoshop Build Forum SolvedGaming Build ~$1500-$2000 Need advice Forum Solved$1500-$2000 1st Build: Gaming (Advice) Forum New build - any changes? $1500-2000 Forum SolvedSeeking i7 build advice - $1500-2000 budget, Need to purchase ASAP Forum SolvedNew Build $1500-$2000 help please Forum SolvedNew Build need help $1500&$2000 Forum Building new PC ~1500-2000 dollar budget. Forum SolvedWOOHOO NEW BUILD $1500-2000 budget Forum SolvedNew Build $1500-$2000 Gaming PC Forum SolvedNew gaming build, $1500-$2000 Forum 1500-2000 First Build, Need Advice Forum Advice on $1500-$2000 Gaming/Workstation Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !