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 SolvedAdvice on a $1200 or less Gaming Rig (First Build) Forum SolvedAdvice on first computer build (not for gaming) Forum SolvedIs this build compatible? If not could I get some advice? Forum SolvedFirst ever build, and it's a beast! Need lots of cooling advice PLEASE! Forum SolvedGTX 970 Build Power Supply Advice Forum SolvedMedia center build advice Forum SolvedAdvice on a gaming PC build i5 4690k Forum SolvedAdvice on a budget gaming pc build Forum Solvedadvice on my completed build Forum SolvedSo... I want to build a Mini ATX pc and i need advice (first build) Forum SolvedFound hardware for a $600 Haswell i3 system and now ready to build. Advice from experienced users needed Forum SolvedPSU advice for a new build Forum SolvedAMD Build / my components- compatable? , advice? Forum SolvedFirst build/ components list- some advice Forum SolvedBUILD ADVICE - Triple Display - DICOM image / radiology viewer Forum Solved~$700-$800 First Gaming PC Build, Suggestions or Advice? Forum SolvedIs the MSI 970A-G46 motherboard a good choice for my build? I could really use some advice. Forum SolvedWould appreciate some advice on this pc build Forum SolvedAdvice on new build (gaming pc) Forum SolvedAdvice for my first PC Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !