Uprade System

Approximate Purchase Date: 1st Week of May 2011


Hi Everyone,

I would like to build a system at home.
Few of the hardware components are already with me Like

1. Graphics Card: Palit GTX 560 Ti Sonic
2. PSU: Cooler Master GX 650W
3. Monitor: LCD 17" Samsung
4. Speakers: Altec Lansing 5.1 DD

Budget Range: 600 maximum

I need Processor, Motherboard and Ram only.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, watching movies)


Parts Not Required: (e.g.: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS)

Power Supply Make & Model: Cooler Master GX 650W

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com

Country of Origin: India

Parts Preferences: by brand or type: I would like to use an Intel CPU & Gigabite mobo

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: Yes

Monitor Resolution: 1280x1024 ** Using my existing LCD monitor**
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  1. GIGABYTE GA-P67A-UD4-B3 + Intel Core i5-2500K - Combo deal - $394 (save $20)
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.622005

    Push/Pull Corsair CPu cooler - $46 (this is large so make sure the dimensions will match your case)
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835181011

    8GB corsair Vengeance 1.5v ddr3 1600 - $99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233144

    Total price $539 - You still have money left for beer!
  2. Thanks for the reply guys.

    It appears the 2nd Generation i5 processor is the choice of everyone. Just hope no new processors come up before i buy.

    Thanks again.
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