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. 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 Related resources Advice / Approval On $1500ish Gaming Rig - Forum New to Forumz, new rig for approval - Forum Budget Gaming PC Final Approval - Forum please critique my (almost) final choice for a gaming rig - Forum Need stamp of approval on final build! - 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 mcnamara69 February 1, 2011 11:09:35 PM Best answer selected by mcnamara69. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed your final approval ForumFinal approval for first gaming build ForumOne final Compatibility check Forum$1100 GAMING RIG BUILD FOR D3 AND FUTURE GAMES FINALIZATION ForumVideo Editing / Gaming System - Parts Selected - Need Final Approval ForumFinal Compatibility Check, Buying Tomorrow Forum£1200 Build Final Approval ForumPower PC: Gaming + CS4 ( FINAL APPROVAL ) ForumFINALLY finished with build...just need stamp of approval . ForumDoes this AMD Gaming system meet your tick of approval ? ForumPCI compatibility question Forum[Solved] $1000-$1500 Gaming Computer Forum1st time Building Gaming Under $1,000 Forum[Solved] First Time Help with Building a Rig Forum$1000 Gaming PC Build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !