Almost complete, still missing cpu + mobo Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: March 8, 2011 5:27 PM in Systems Share np- March 8, 2011 5:13:03 PM So far, I've bought these parts: OCZ Fatal1ty 550W power supply Antec 300 Illusion + win7 Asus Radeon 6850 G Skill DDR3 1333 4gb ram Seagate 7200.12 500gb HD Asus DVD burner 1920x1080 monitor Usage: Gaming, Youtube, AIM, Ventrilo, Web browsing. All that's left is processor and mobo (budget for the two is $140-$150). You guys recommended me phenom x4 965 + GA-MA78LMT-S2 AM3 760G microATX from Microcenter http://www.microcenter.com/specials/promotions/AMDbundl... I have two questions: 1. I don't want to buy a separate cooler, will the 965BE run really hot and noisy? (I will not be overclocking). 2. From the reviews the board seems great but people are saying that a big video card could block the SATA ports. Isn't that a bad thing for http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : complete missing cpu mobo marco324 March 8, 2011 5:27:56 PM microcenter bundle AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.8GHz Six-Core Boxed Proce... SKU: 658625 $189.99 -20.00 rebate on Motherboard = 170 MSI 870A-G54 Socket AM3 870 ATX Motherboard SKU: 672899 $0.00 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedReplaced almost everything, still having GPU issues. Mobo related? Forum Build almost complete just missing a PSU and a Case. Forum (Almost) Complete rig - which mobo to pick Forum SolvedUpgraded CPU+GPU+Mobo - is the Antec 750W still enough? Forum Deciding on Computer components. Have CPU, GPU and Mobo almost selected. Forum SolvedOut of Luck: New MOBO, New PSU still no POST Beep and monitor signal. Can this be the CPU? Forum Still undecided on mobo/cpu combination for Office Forum SolvedThird mobo and cpu and still no post so frustrating Forum Out of Luck: New MOBO, New PSU still no POST Beep and monitor signal. Can this be the CPU? Forum New mobo/cpu, still no boot. *Update* Forum Did I miss something w/ the compatibility between RAM + MOBO + CPU? Forum Can Alt CPU Cooling Miss Mobo Chips? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !