First build looking for advice Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: June 10, 2011 11:37 PM in Systems Share twofacedbishop June 10, 2011 2:52:42 AM This is the set up I am thinking about, plan on sli another card in the future Looking for recommendations, ideas or alternative suggestions NZXT Phantom PHAN-001WT White Steel / Plastic Enthusiast ATX Full Tower Computer Case Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0 GB/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive MSI N460GTX Hawk Talon Attack GeForce GTX 460 (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video ... CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory GIGABYTE GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V v2.2 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner More about : build advice simon12 June 10, 2011 10:29:14 AM Looks good, remember to get a cooler if you want to overclock. m 0 l JackNaylorPE June 10, 2011 1:27:11 PM I'd skip the Vengeance as it's tall heatsinks will likely hit most of the better 3rd party CPU coolers. These are $68 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I'd try and move up to the current 5xx series oif GFX cards..... factory OC'd 560 Ti's are just $220 ($60 more than the 460) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey June 10, 2011 11:37:42 PM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst PC Build-Looking for Advice Forum SolvedLooking for help/advice to build my first gaming rig Forum SolvedFirst build, looking for some helpful advice Forum SolvedFirst new build in awhile, looking for advice. Forum SolvedLooking for advice on first build before buying Forum SolvedFirst attempt at a pc build looking for advice and input on build Forum Solved(BUILD HELP) Building my first computer and looking for advice with parts Forum SolvedFirst-time Gaming Build - $1000 budget - looking for advice Forum SolvedFirst PC build, looking for advice Forum SolvedNeed help, first budget gaming build and am looking for any advice on current components. Forum SolvedFirst custom build - looking for advice Forum SolvedLooking for first time PC build advice Forum SolvedLooking for advice on my first PC build Forum SolvedFirst build gaming computer is this good? Looking for advice, suggestions and any help. Forum SolvedFirst-ever Gaming Build - Looking for advice Forum SolvedBuilding my First PC-Looking for Opinions/Advice Forum SolvedFirst ever PC build - Looking for confirmation and advice Forum SolvedLooking for first build advice budget ~$1000 Forum Solved$750 USD First Build. Looking for advice. Forum SolvedLooking for first build cooling advice... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !