PC Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: July 5, 2011 9:33 AM in Systems Share Jackpotnz July 4, 2011 3:50:29 AM Approximate Purchase Date: This week Budget Range: $2600 NZD System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Internet, Watching Movies, University Assignments Parts Not Required: Case - Corsair 650D OS - Windows 7 (64 bit) Monitor - 24" Benq G2420HD 1920x1080 Keyboard - Filco Majestouch Mouse - Razer Diamondback Preferred Website(s) for Parts: New Zealand websites (Computer Lounge/Playtech/PP – best prices/reviews within NZ) Country of Origin: New Zealand Parts Preferences: Intel CPU/SSD, Corsair PSU/Memory/CPU Cooler, Asus Motherboard, nVidia GPU Overclocking: Yes/Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No (Maybe later) Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 & 1440x900 Additional Comments: Quiet, good cable management, simple, no lights (black components preferred) CPU – Intel Core i5 2500K MB - ASUS P8P67 Pro or ASUS P8Z68-V PRO (Not sure if there is anything specific/special that I need from the Z68) RAM - Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C8 VENGEANCE 2X4GB (8gb) GPU - EVGA nVidia GTX570 PSU - Corsair AX750 Gold Professional Series SSD - INTEL 320 SERIES 80GB CPU Cooler- Corsair H70 More about : gaming build r0aringdrag0n July 4, 2011 4:02:34 AM What is the budget, what do you need...etc... To help you the most please fill out this form: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... Thanks unknown_13 July 5, 2011 9:33:12 AM Nice build, i'd only change the SSD to some Crucial C300 128GB/OCZ Vertex 2 120GB. And get that Z68 mobo. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice Forum New gaming pc build £700 ($1050) budget Forum Build for Pc of Gaming Forum New Gaming PC Build - $4500 Budget (including monitor) Forum Suggestions for gaming PC build Forum Gaming PC Build Forum Help on Gaming PC Build Forum Budget Gaming PC Build Forum New gaming PC build - budget US$3,000 (excl. monitor) Forum Midgrade gaming PC - upgrade or sell + new build Forum AMD Gaming PC ........Is this a good build ??? Forum First Gaming PC Build Forum NVIDIA GeForce gt 630m Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !