(New Build Advice) Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 22, 2010 11:51 AM in Systems Share SomeNorthernBloke November 12, 2010 4:29:42 PM Hey guys, i have been saving up for a new gaming computer, as my last one well, was rubbish. XD This is the desired spec of my computer. Coolermaster HAF 932 Case Asus Rampage III Extreme Intel X58 (Socket 1366) ATX DDR3 - Motherboard Intel Core i7 950 3.06Ghz (Nehalem) (Socket LGA1366) - Proccessor G.Skill Ripjaw 12GB (3x4GB) DDR3 PC3-12800C9 1600MHz Dual Channel Kit - RAM Novatech PowerStation Black Edition 750W Silent ATX2 Modular Power Supply HIS ATI Radeon 5970 2048MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Card - Retail -GPU Samsung Spin Point F3 SATAII 1TB 32MB Cache Hard Drive <8.9ms 7200rpm - Hard drive Whats your views on this build? I want to learn how to overclock hardware, and want a good gaming Pc, Also, would i need extra cooling for this Build? More about : build advice batuchka November 12, 2010 4:37:47 PM With HD6k CF scaling great and incoming Cayman Pro/XT incoming i wouldn't sink into a HD 5970 these days and u dun need > 4GB RAM for a gaming rig really Mark Heath November 22, 2010 11:51:30 AM Yes, with the new ATI (or is it AMD now lol) GPUs coming soon, you'll want to hold out. Plus that much RAM is definitely overkill. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Professional Advice on my New Build Please Forum New build advice - ripping/video encoding Forum Advice on a new build Forum Need some advice on new HTPC build Forum Advice on New System Build Forum New extreme build - need advice and recommendations Forum New Build /Upgrade advice Forum Seeking Advice and Recommendations on new gaming build Forum New to PC building, looking to build a PC, appreciate advice Forum Advice on a new build Forum Build advice for new PC - assembly order Forum Looking for advice on a new build for gaming Forum Advice on a new gaming build ? (3570k and 7950) Forum New Build advice for home office - $750 Forum Advice on New Build - HTPC Forum Need advice on new build Forum New Gaming Build Advice Forum First New Build High-Gaming+ - advice please Forum New build advice Forum Advice wanted on a new build . $1500 budget. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !