Almost complete, still missing cpu + mobo Tags: New Build Systems 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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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 | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Almost complete, still missing cpu + mobo> Related ressources: ForumBuild almost complete just missing a PSU and a Case. ForumStill no boot no power after changing almost everything ForumBuild almost complete Video CARD LEFT :D! NEED HELLLP PLEASE BUILDERS! ForumDesktop part list complete , almost . ForumBuilding a New Budget Gaming PC ( almost ready to buy) ForumAbsolutely Almost Sorta Confident Forumnew build (or upgrade old?) almost narrowed down... ForumAlmost complete build test power on fail Forummissing drivers mobo "07/20/1999 i810-NS366-6A69MV39C-00" .. ForumCPU has gone up in flames.. almost ForumAlmost there...I think. Phenom II x4 965BE OC ForumWorth upgrading vid card now or wait and do complete rebuild? ForumNew mobo/cpu , still no boot. *Update* ForumBudget rig complete , what am I missing ? ForumPCI compatibility question ForumWhat's the best CPU, mobo, RAM (1333 min), PSU with room to upgrade for approx 3 Forum[Solved] New build help, complete newbie ForumCPU / Mobo Suggestions ForumDead mobo? Forum[Solved] No Display Output + Mobo wont register any USB More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !