Verify/Finish Gaming Rig Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: May 3, 2011 2:15 PM in Systems Share kingxpaul May 3, 2011 1:08:40 AM Gaming Build Around $1300 Budget www.newegg.com "Almost ready to Purchase" (?) - means help suggest/pick needed parts, feel free to change any other parts as well. Processor - Intel i5 2500K................225$ Graphic Card - Radeon 6950............275$ RAM - G.Skill 8 GB (2x4) 1600...........100$ Power Supply - Corsair 850hx..........165$ Case - NZXT Phantom.......................140$ Processor Cooler - Hyper 212+..........35$ Keyboard - Logitech G510................105$ Mouse - Logitech G9X.........................70$ Mouse Pad - Steelseries 4HD.............20$ Motherboard - (?) (Future Crossfire/definitatly Overclocking) Burner/DVD Drive - (?) Hard Drive - (?) (Is two 7200rpm HDS raid pointless?) Anything I missed please feel free to add. (Also as a sided item, what's a really good gaming headset) More about : verify finish gaming rig mlcaouette May 3, 2011 1:37:51 AM This looks like a decent M/B, it got a toms hardware recommendation and it will allow crossfire like you wanted: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... any cheap dvd burner will be fine m 0 l crewton May 3, 2011 1:43:48 AM GIGABYTE GA-P67X-UD3-B3 ATM this is the best bang for the buck imo for a motherboard. Spinpoint F3 1TB hard drives are still the bomb @69.99 Same as last guy, you can get a dvd burner around 20 bucks. m 0 l Related resources I wanna upgrade my rig for gaming - Forum 900p ultra settings gaming rig around 600$ - Forum Gaming Rig Components - Forum Upgrading Gaming Rig - Forum http://pcpartpicker.com/p/JDMgCJ Did I have anything Overkill in this rig opinions please (Using this from Gaming to C4D) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer kingxpaul May 3, 2011 1:57:17 PM Anyone else? m 0 l cmadrid May 3, 2011 2:15:46 PM I prefer the CM HAF cases myself, but that one is fine too. I'd get one spinpoint 1tb and try and fit in a SSD to your budget m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPUre gaming rig $800-$1000 Forum SolvedAdvice on First-Time, Low-Budget Gaming Rig Forum Solvedupgrading my rig for gaming and 3ds max rendering Forum Solvedgaming rig under 60k/1000 dollars Forum SolvedMy First Build! Looking for a few suggestions on Overclocking i7 Gaming/Editing Rig Forum SolvedLooking to build future-proofed gaming rig Forum SolvedNeed help for a £800 gaming rig! Forum SolvedBuying a new high end gaming rig : help pls Forum SolvedIs this a good Alternate mid range gaming rig Forum SolvedPlz Rate my 1st gaming rig Forum SolvedNeed help picking PC parts for an arma gaming rig! Forum SolvedBest Gaming Rig Around 50,000 INR Forum SolvedNew Gaming Rig Forum SolvedGood monitor for a gaming rig? Forum SolvedBest $1000 Gaming rig Canada Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !