Build Advice Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 26, 2011 2:27 PM in Systems Share trif June 26, 2011 2:49:50 AM Casecom 6788 Black Mid Tower Case Akasa Venom cooler OCZ Stealth Xstream II 600W PSU Gigabyte GA-MA770T-UD3 AMD 770 AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Sapphire HD 6970 2GB GDDR5 G-Skill 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 1600mhz Ripjaws Memory Kit CL9 Samsung SpinPoint F3 500GB any glaring fails? budget is basically the cost of the above (i've already pushed this up, its roughly £600) ebuyer overclockers uk amazon would be the sites of chouce More about : build advice trif June 26, 2011 2:55:02 AM could i get away with a core i3-540 and stock cooler? or would that bottleneck the 6970? m 0 l mjmjpfaff June 26, 2011 3:10:37 AM change that to an i3 2100. either processors will not bottleneck the 6970 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer trif June 26, 2011 2:27:56 PM yea, i went the sandybridge route - core i3 2100 found a sweet deal on a 6950 as well so i was set! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew build bought today last minute advice. Forum SolvedPC Build Advice Forum SolvedAdvice on hardware for FreeNAS home server build. Forum SolvedLooking for some advice about my build Forum SolvedFirst Computer Build. Need Some Help and Advice :) Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build, thoughts? Advice? Forum SolvedPC Build Advice: Will this work? Forum SolvedJust need some final advice on these build parts! Forum SolvedGaming pc build wanting advice incase i've missed anything. Forum SolvedWill this PC build work, or die? Need PSU and ventilation advice Forum SolvedComputer Build, Need Advice :) Forum SolvedAdvice on a future build :) Forum SolvedAdvice/Opinions Needed:: ITX build. Not sure about some parts. Forum SolvedI'm doing a custom build and I need some advice. Forum SolvedMy first gaming build 2014 any advice??? Forum Solved$1100 New Gaming Build Advice Forum Solvedneed advice on build Forum SolvedFirst gaming build, need advice Forum Solvedadvice buying a PSU for my first budget pc build Forum SolvedNew build cooling advice please? i5 / Z97-A / 500R Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !