Solved Gaming Rig Final Approval on compatibility Tags: New Build Compatibility Systems Product Last response: February 1, 2011 11:09 PM in Systems Share mcnamara69 January 23, 2011 7:15:26 PM Hi everyone, below is the configuration of my proposed gaming pc, so pls take a look at it and give ur input on any compatibility issues i might face. Also, any other advice will be greatly appreciated. Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 (with heatsink) ASRock P67 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard Mushkin Enhanced Silverline 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 CORSAIR CMPSU-850TX 850W ATX12V 2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready EVGA 012-P3-1570-AR GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" COOLER MASTER HAF 922 RC-922M-KKN1-GP Black Steel ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner This is my first build and i'm also gonna overclock the i7, so do i need any other cables or any other goodies? I don't want any compatibility issues with the current config. The total boils down to $1240. Future expandability is a must. More about : gaming rig final approval compatibility Best solution WHComp January 23, 2011 7:53:50 PM Need info on what you use the computer for and your budget to give suggestions. I like the build though, don't see any compatibility issues. Share Why_Me January 23, 2011 7:55:08 PM Nice Combo down below... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Combo Price: $341.98 Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I72600K COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU Cooler Compatible Intel ... $ saver down below... 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 And if you don't already have Windows...here's another combo... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Combo Price: $224.98 $20.00 Mail-In Rebate Card Price After Mail-In Rebate(s): $204.98 CORSAIR CMPSU-850TX 850W ATX12V 2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Active PFC Power Supply Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - OEM m 0 l Related resources Video Editing / Gaming System - Parts Selected - Need Final Approval - Forum Budget Gaming PC Final Approval - Forum Purchasing $3200 Gaming Rig Today - Need Feedback/Approval - Forum I7 Editing/CS4/Gaming Build Needs Final Approval - Forum Power PC: Gaming + CS4 (FINAL APPROVAL) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mcnamara69 January 23, 2011 10:01:15 PM My budget is around $1200, and some of the games im looking forward to play are GTA 4, Cod: Black Ops, FSX, Fallout, Wow m 0 l mcnamara69 February 1, 2011 11:09:35 PM Best answer selected by mcnamara69. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Final approval for first gaming build Forum SolvedBudget-gaming rig needs approval Forum $800 Gaming Rig - Advice/Approval please Forum Need approval on 1200$ gaming rig Forum Advice / Approval On $1500ish Gaming Rig Forum SolvedChoose between 2 gaming rig i5 4690 vs FX 8320, *final decision Forum SolvedFinal look over my budget gaming rig Forum Your approval on a E2160 OC build (gaming budget rig) Forum SolvedFinal opinions on Gaming/editing rig, Dual monitors, almost ready to buy! Forum SolvedHelp with compatibility on gaming rig. Forum SolvedFinal inspection needed (Gaming rig) Forum SolvedCase compatibility for the gaming rig Forum SolvedFinal Thoughts on this Gaming Rig Before I Pull the Trigger! Forum SolvedOK...Final cut...you guys are grand <$1300 Gaming Rig, first build Forum SolvedFinal step - compatibility issues and bottleneck test(See my build-gaming PC under 1100-1200$) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !