$800-$1200 New Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: January 22, 2011 3:29 PM in Systems Share OGxDocta January 21, 2011 10:58:13 PM Hi everyone, this is going to be my 4th build, but haven't built a rig in years. I wanted to know if all my parts are compatible and what I can do to get the best bang for the buck. Approximate Purchase Date: 2-4 Weeks Budget Range: $800-$1200 After Rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming(CoD, SCII, Diablo III, Crysis etc.) Movies/Entertainment Parts Not Required: Keyboard/Mouse, Monitor, Windows, Speakers, DVD/CD Drives etc.. Preferred Website/Retailers for Parts: Newegg, Micro Center, & Frys Country of Origin: US California Parts Preferences: i5 2500K, Asus Mobos and Evga V Cards Overclocking: Yes/Later SLI: Yes/Later Monitor Resolution: 1080p(1920x1080) or 1920x1200 Additional Comments: I like a computer that is good now and also upgradable. CPU and Mobo has already been purchased. I have a temporary Video Card, so I'm willing to wait for the GTX 560 to come out. Processor- I5 2500K Sandy Bridge $179.99 http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Mobo- Asus P8P67 PRO LGA 1155 ATX $159.99 http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Memory- Patriots Sector 5 G Series (2x2GB) DDR3 SDRAM 1333Mhz $29.99 (AR) http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... HDD- Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal $64.99 http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Video Card- Evga 01G-P3-1367-TR SuperClocked GTX 460 SE 1GB $159.99 (AR) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Case- COOLER MASTER HAF 922 RC-922M-KKN1-GP Mid ATX $99.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Power- COOLER MASTER GX Series RS750-ACAAE3-US 750W $79.99 (AR) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Cooling- Cooler Master Hyper 212 $29.99(Later) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $805 after rebates, before tax & Shipping More about : 800 1200 gaming build Why_Me January 21, 2011 11:35:27 PM I would def. wait until the gtx 560's come out next week. Also here's a faster h/s down below than the one you have in that build. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001U3S5S0/ref=s9_simh... $59.99 this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Samsung 1 TB Spinpoint 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.5 inch Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive HD103SJ http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002G1YPH0/ref=s9_simh... $27.14 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Cooler Master RR-B10-212P-G1 Hyper 212 Plus m 0 l OGxDocta January 22, 2011 2:20:12 AM Why_Me said:I would def. wait until the gtx 560's come out next week. Also here's a faster h/s down below than the one you have in that build. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001U3S5S0/ref=s9_simh... $59.99 this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Samsung 1 TB Spinpoint 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.5 inch Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive HD103SJ http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002G1YPH0/ref=s9_simh... $27.14 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Cooler Master RR-B10-212P-G1 Hyper 212 Plus Thnx for the input. I didn't know the 560 was coming out so soon. My power supply has enough watts to run 2 560's or even 580's right? m 0 l Related resources New Gaming Build $800 - $1200 - Forum New Gaming Computer Build $800 - $1200 - Forum Gaming PC Build NZD$800-$1200 Budget, USD$700-$1050 - Forum Gaming build $800-$1200 - Forum First Gaming PC Build ~ Budget = $800 - $1200 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aznshinobi January 22, 2011 3:18:50 AM Yes it should, umm you might also want to check out the 6870's next week as a result of the 560. AMD has decided to drop 20$ off the 6850, 6870 price to make way for a cheaper $279 6950 1gb. So you might also want to keep that in mind. m 0 l stingstang January 22, 2011 3:29:33 PM I'd say you need more like 850 or 900w for 2 GTX 580. They are monsters. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved($800-1200) First Modern Build with new parts since ~2001 Forum Solved $800 - 1200 Gaming build Forum Solvedi need new gaming build. ~1200gbp Forum SolvedNew Gaming Build ~ $1200 Forum SolvedNew Build: Best parts for Gaming PC [max: 1200(EUR)(€)] Forum Seeking advice on first time build(Gaming). $800-1200 Forum SolvedWant to build $800-$1200 game/3d desktop Forum $800-$1200 Gaming rig. New at this. Forum SolvedGaming/minor modeling PC New build Help budget max 1200USD Forum $800-$1200 Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedHELP!!! New gaming build $1000-1200 Forum SolvedLast build 1998, need a new $1000-1200 gaming rig for upcoming Thief. Help an old man out. Forum $800-1200USD Gaming PC build Forum New PC Build ~ $800-1200 Forum SolvedNew build, ~1200 gaming and htpc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !