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 SolvedOut of Luck: New MOBO, New PSU still no POST Beep and monitor signal. Can this be the CPU? Forum Deciding on Computer components. Have CPU, GPU and Mobo almost selected. 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 !