PC Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems 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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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 | Report abuse 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. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>PC Gaming Build> Related ressources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice ForumNew gaming pc build £700 ($1050) budget ForumBuild for Pc of Gaming ForumNew Gaming PC Build - $4500 Budget (including monitor) ForumSuggestions for gaming PC build ForumGaming PC Build ForumHelp on Gaming PC Build ForumBudget Gaming PC Build ForumNew gaming PC build - budget US$3,000 (excl. monitor) ForumMidgrade gaming PC - upgrade or sell + new build ForumAMD Gaming PC ........Is this a good build ??? ForumFirst Gaming PC Build ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !