Solved New build need advice Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: July 8, 2011 3:27 AM in Systems Share jason gran July 5, 2011 12:30:25 AM New Build: CPU: Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I72600K http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115070 MOBO: ASUS SABERTOOTH P67 (REV 3.0) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131702 RAM:CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820233144 PSU: CORSAIR Professional Series HX650 (CMPSU-650HX) 650W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139012 GPU: MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC GeForce GTX 560 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127565 CASE:COOLER MASTER Storm Scout SGC-2000-KKN1-GP Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119196 HARD drive: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822152185 CD Drive: ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135204 EXTRAS: Shin-etsu/coolmaster 212+ push+pull Total: $1200 1) Ive heard there are alot of problems with the new sandy bridges. have they fixed them? 2) Does my mobo/cpu/ram combo work? 3) any suggestions on mobo/ram combo? 4) any suggestions for a 40-64gb ssd? More about : build advice Best solution r0aringdrag0n a b B Homebuilt system July 5, 2011 3:00:28 AM 1) The "problems" are with the motherboards where the SATA ports would deteriorate overtime, but revision B3 fixed that. Such MoBos as the MSI P67A-G43 (B3) has the revision and it's fine. Your MoBo is fine, it has the B3 revision 2) Yes! This combo works 3) -Cheaper RAM: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... -Cheaper MoBo: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 4) 40GB SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 60GB SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Share jason gran July 8, 2011 3:27:09 AM Best answer selected by jason gran. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD FX-8320 Overheating on a new build, need advice on cooling![Urgent] Forum SolvedNew build, need some advice on GPU (Nvidia) Forum SolvedNew build, need advice Forum SolvedNeed new build advice, come judge me and my part list Forum SolvedNew PC Build, need advice. Forum Solvednew build need advice Forum SolvedNew PC Build - Need Help/Advice Forum SolvedMaking a new build Mid-Range. Need some advice. Forum Solvedmoving old build to new case and new setup need advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on new gaming pc build Forum SolvedNeed advice on new build Forum SolvedNew gaming build under $2,200 need advice Forum SolvedNew home server build, need raid card advice! Forum SolvedNew system build need advice Forum Solvedneed advice for new build 2x r9 270x Forum SolvedNew Gaming Computer Build. Need Advice!! Forum SolvedNew Build Need Advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on new build power & storage Forum SolvedNew gaming build! I need advice! Forum SolvedNeed some advice about new gaming build. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !