(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 Solvedlooking to build a new computer. Needing advice Forum SolvedAdvice needed for new budget DIY build. Forum SolvedAMD FX-8320 Overheating on a new build, need advice on cooling![Urgent] Forum SolvedCompletely new, enthusiast game build advice Forum SolvedNew member seeking advice for my build Forum SolvedBuilding new Gaming Computer! looking for advice on my build Forum SolvedAdvice about PSU for my new build Forum SolvedNew build, need some advice on GPU (Nvidia) Forum SolvedNew build, need advice Forum SolvedNew build bought today last minute advice. Forum SolvedAdvice Needed: Looking to buy a new build, please review my choices. Forum Solved$1100 New Gaming Build Advice Forum SolvedNew build cooling advice please? i5 / Z97-A / 500R Forum Solvednew build advice Forum SolvedNeed new build advice, come judge me and my part list Forum SolvedLooking for advice for a ~$1500 new gaming pc build Forum SolvedAdvice on new gaming build Forum SolvedNew PC Build, need advice. Forum SolvedCurrently planning out a new build, any advice is appreciated Forum Solvednew build need advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !