New 2500k Build Tags: New Build DVD Systems Product Last response: March 13, 2011 6:55 PM in Systems Share pmhabo March 13, 2011 5:01:05 PM CPU: 2500k - $180 - Microcenter HD: Samsung 1TB - $54.99 PSU: Corsair 750HX - $126.99 RAM:G. Skill 4GB (2x2) 1600 7cas - $64.99 COOLER: Hyper 212 Plus - $29.99 CASE: Atec 300 Illusion - $69.99 DVD: Samsung DVD - $19.99 GPU: GTX 460? - $169 Suggestions needed MOBO: Asus P8P67 - Pro - $200 OS: Win 7 64 bit - $99.99 total: $1015.94 Any Suggestions on any improvements/ways I could cut some costs? Maybe different GTX card or different PSU? More about : 2500k build anort3 March 13, 2011 5:19:02 PM Great looking build. If you do not plan on running SLI then you need much less power. This saves you $20 and is still modular and will run 2x GTX460s in SLI if you ever choose to upgrade. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you never plan to SLI this is a great non modular choice. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... pmhabo March 13, 2011 6:31:34 PM Whats better 1 TB drive Samsung or Seagate Related resources [new build] building a new pc with I5 2500k - Forum I5 2500k New build suggestions - Forum New SFF Build with Silverstone SG07 , Intel i5 2500k - Forum New Build : 2500k + z68(?) + the rest - Forum New 2500K Build Temperature Issues - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer anort3 March 13, 2011 6:53:54 PM I would go with the Samsung Spinpoint F3. Why_Me March 13, 2011 6:55:29 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Combo Discount: -$15.00 Combo Price: $214.98 G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBXL MSI P67A-GD65 (B3) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.amazon.com/Antec-Truepower-TP-750-BLUE-Manag... $99.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Antec Truepower 23754 TP-750 BLUE LED 750-Watt PSU NVIDIA SLI Certified 80 Plus Bronze Advanced Hybrid Cable Management Power Supply http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002G1YPH0/ref=s9_simh... $26.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping Cooler Master RR-B10-212P-G1 Hyper 212 Plus 775/1156/1366/AMD/AM2/AM3 Universal Direct Contact Heat-Pipe 120mm Fan CPU Cooler http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004JLNZXU/ref=s9_simh... $249.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping MSI GeForce GTX 560 1 GB DDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x 16 Graphics Card N560GTX Ti Twin Frozr IIOC http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $17.99 FREE SHIPPING LITE-ON Black 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 12X DVD-RAM 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM 2MB Cache SATA CD/DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... Combo Discount: -$5.00 Combo Price: $149.98 FREE SHIPPING SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - OEM Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved2500k New Build, Need help with options! Forum SolvedNew Upgrade need asnwer GPU OR CPU(i5 2500k or gtx 560ti build ) Forum SolvedNew i5 2500k build < $750 Forum SolvedNew 2500K Based Build Forum New Build i5 2500k budget $500 From India Forum Starting a New build. Looking for some pointer. i5 2500k, gtx 570 Forum Help with new build!!! i5 2500k $1500 or under Forum I5 2500k, compatibility and performance of new build, please comment Forum New i5 2500k build ( a few questions ) Forum New i5 2500k build ( a few questions ) Forum Please help new build i5 2500k, 560ti, 8gb, 1080p Forum New Build Intel I5 2500k Please advise Forum New 2500K Build - Phanteks Cooler Forum Need HELP new build i5 2500k eSata booting Vista 64 Forum Asus p8z68 vpro with i5 2500k new build help would be appreciated Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !