Burn or confirm $880 future proof I7 rig? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 27, 2010 4:41 PM in Systems Share Texasrob November 27, 2010 1:51:53 PM CD/DVD ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM $17.99 RAM G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL $49.99 CPU Cooler COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus Intel Core i5 & Intel Core i7 compatible RR-B10-212P-G1 120mm "heatpipe direct contact" Long ... Item #: N82E16835103065 $15.00 Mail-in Rebate35-103-065 $29.99 Hard DriveSAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive CaseCOOLER MASTER HAF 912 RC-912-KKN1 Black SECC/ ABS Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case Item #: N82E16811119233 -$15.00 Combo $129.98 $114.98 Graphics XFX HD-585X-ZAFC Radeon HD 5850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card w/ Eyefinity PSU XFX P1-650X-CAH9 650W ATX12V v2.2 / ESP12V v2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power ... Item #: N82E16817207007 -$25.00 Instant -$45.00 Combo $30.00 Mail-in Rebate14-150-477 $30.00 Mail-in Rebate17-207-007 $339.98 $269.98 MBASUS Sabertooth X58 LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard OS Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - OEM -$35.00 Instant -$20.00 Combo $299.98 $244.98 CPU i7-950 - 220. Total=960-75 MIR=885 Obviously I have a MC in range and am heading there tomorrow. Anything else I should look at picking up there? I have read that it is only worthwhile for the CPU. Suggestions are needed and welcome as I haven't touched a computer component since 2002. Thanks in advance. More about : burn confirm 880 future proof rig mianmars November 27, 2010 4:36:54 PM replace HD 5850 with HD 6870 !! m 0 l ScrewySqrl November 27, 2010 4:41:12 PM looks good. No current intel build is that futureproof with sandy bruidge due in just a few weeks, but it looks solid enough. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed Help Putting Together A Soild - Future Proof Gaming + Video Editing Rig [1,00,000 - 2,00,000] Forum SolvedIs this Rig a Future Proof ? Forum Solvedfuture proof gaming rig Forum Solvedi7 4770k future proof? Forum Solvedi7 vs i5 what will help me future proof? Forum Solvedi7 3770k or i5 3570k for future proof Forum SolvedNeed future proof rig Forum SolvedHelp me build a Cheap Rig that is future proof :) Forum SolvedGrade This Build? Looking for Affordable, Future-Proof, Gaming Rig Forum Solved2014 Future Proof Rig Forum SolvedFuture proof $2300 Gaming Rig wanted!!! Forum SolvedWill this be a future proof Gaming rig Forum Most future-proof board (Core i7 successor-ready?) Forum SolvedI7 3770K vs i5 3570K, 'future-proof' / gaming Forum for a future proof gaming rig only which is better :- fx-6300 or fx-8320 or fx-8350 Forum Solved1600-2000$ future proof rig Forum SolvedI5 2500k / i7 2600k - future proof Forum SolvedWould this be a decent future proof rig to pick up? Forum Which is the superior bang/$ + future-proof Gaming Rig? [build ready; poll] Forum 2014 Future Proof Rig Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !