Putting together my first build. Need advise Tags: Asus Motherboards Product Last response: November 26, 2011 8:58 PM in Motherboards Share gtsebek November 26, 2011 8:41:53 PM I'm building my first desktop, mainly for music production some video editing and some gaming. I've done a lot of research over the last couple days and I've decided that I'm going to go with the ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6813131759 Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6819115072 CORSAIR Professional Series Gold AX850 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6817139015 Is that a good combo so far? with the maximus iv gene-z mobo, will i be able to add a nice video card? as well as adding sound card? there is so much to choose from, but would be the rest of the parts to add to make this a good build? ram, ssd etc. Thanks, More about : putting build advise nna2 a b V Motherboard November 26, 2011 8:58:53 PM you have 2 PCI-E slots on that mobo and 1 PCI, but by the looks of it, you would only be able to fit one gfx card and a sound card for ram you could go with http://www.corsair.com/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/dua... i would suggest http://www.corsair.com/memory/intel-memory-upgrades/dua... you wont really need a SSD, i would go with a hardrive, cheaper and larger (in most cases larger) do you have a case?... Im not very good with cases PSU, its a little overkill but http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/cmrpp750/ your links broke so heres a link to the mobo http://ca.asus.com/en/Motherboards/Intel_Socket_1155/Ma... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPutting together my first build . Need advise ForumNeed help putting together a complete $600-$830 budget gaming rig ForumPutting Together First Gaming Computer ForumNeed help putting a new system together ForumFirst Time Building, Need Some advise ForumPutting together a new system, need advise . ForumPutting together my first build - Suggestions please! ForumFirst time putting PC together ForumIam putting together a gaming pc build . ForumI am putting together a gaming pc and need some help. ForumPutting Together First Gaming Computer (Second Draft) ForumCould you guys review a comp I am planning on putting together ? ForumI need a PSU for the build I'm putting together . ForumPutting my first build together - some Questions for You guys ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum[Solved] Will they work together (Laptop) ForumNeed help in Asus Bios and SSD configuration!!!! ForumNeed a fresh set of eyes for my latest ddr3 2000MHz problem ForumSome first build concerns ForumNeed help with choosing RAM More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !