Thoughts on my potential new build appreciated! Tags: New Build Systems Last response: May 21, 2011 12:51 AM in Systems Share selborne May 20, 2011 1:06:16 AM Hi, I am looking to build a very quiet but fast system (some gaming, photo work) to last me some time and would appreciate some expert input before I pull the trigger. Case Antec P183 V3 Power Supply Antec CP-850 Motherboard ASUS P8P67 Deluxe REV3.0 ATX LGA1155 P67 3PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 2PCI Sandy Bridge B3 Motherboard Processor Intel Core i7 2600K Quad Core Unlocked Hyperthreading Processor LGA1155 3.4GHZ Sandy Bridge 8MB Memory Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 Vengeance 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Dual Channel Memory Kit Hard-drive OCR SSD Vertex 2 240gb Suggestions on a HDD that's quiet? Graphics Card Unsure... suggestions? Currently have a EVGA E-GEFORCE 8800 GT DVD / blue-ray player/burner suggestions? Monitors 2 19 inch Viewsonics (already have) Thanks a lot !! More about : thoughts potential build appreciated mdd1963 May 20, 2011 1:12:28 AM the 6950(2gb) simply rules in most cost/performance ratios right now..... The Samsung F3 drives are high performing/low cost 1 TB drives..... selborne May 20, 2011 3:43:23 PM thanks for the suggestions. i'll check them out. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer boiler1990 May 21, 2011 12:51:53 AM I'd also recommend both the 6950 2GB and the Samsung F3s. The 6950 has very nice triple monitor support right out of the box. You'd need 2 Nvidia cards to get 2 monitors, which was slightly frustrating... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources HTPC Build - Your thoughts appreciated ! Forum potential new (non-gaming) rig - thoughts ? Forum First Time Build - Advice Appreciated Forum $1200-1600 Photo editing dual-monitor build (w/gaming potential ) Forum New build ! Appreciated if you gave your thoughts on it! Forum CAD build , £1000 - advice appreciated Forum Thoughts on $1,000 gaming build is appreciated Forum New AMD Budget Build ! Advice Appreciated ! Forum Thoughts on potential new pc? Forum Parts for a new build...thoughts /comments appreciated Forum New Build ( Thoughts Appreciated ) Forum Building a new gaming rig - thoughts and opinions appreciated ! Forum Potential new Gaming System build . Forum Potential Build Forum First build - here's my list. Thoughts appreciated Forum Potential Build - Critiques/Suggestions Requested Forum PCI compatibility question Forum [Solved] New computer Build for $700 Forum [Solved] $1000 gaming build, first time Forum AutoCAD Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !