Can someone look over this upgrade/build Tags: Homebuilt Intel Systems Last response: July 11, 2011 10:15 PM in Systems Share london_prophet July 11, 2011 12:07:42 AM Intel Core i5-2500K 3.30GHz (Sandybridge) Socket LGA1155 £164.99 MSI P67A-GD65 Intel P67 (socket 1155) DDR3 Motherboard - (Sandybridge) ** B3 REVISION ** with FREE Coolermaster Hyper 212 Plus CPU Cooler £139.99 Kingston HyperX Genesis Grey 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 PC3-12800C9 1600MHz Dual Channel Kit (KHX1600C9D3X2K2/8GX) £59.99 2 x LG GH22NS70 22x DVD±RW SATA ReWriter (Black) - OEM LG GH22NS70 22x DVD±RW SATA ReWriter (Black) - OEM £16.99 each Total: £400 Upgrading: (* = being replaced) *Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 *Gigabyte GA-965P-DS4 rev. 2.0 *4GB OCZ PC2-6400 RAM * LG 22x DVDRW - IDE connectors Xfi Sound Card Corsair HX620 (620W) Diamond ATI Radeon HD4870 1GB Dual Screen - Samsung 22”W LCD & BenQ 24” VW2420H Look good? I figure I'll upgrade the graphics at Christmas or beyond. More about : upgrade build Outlander_04 a c 135 B Homebuilt system July 11, 2011 12:19:31 AM It will work . Whether it improves your gaming in the short term is harder to tell , since the 4870 will be the limitation It would be nice to have feedback on that after you build it . london_prophet July 11, 2011 10:15:42 PM Was considering a diff motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 Intel Z68 Express Socket 1155 Motherboard Thoughts? http://www.scan.co.uk/products/gigabyte-ga-z68xp-ud3-in... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHelp me trouble shoot upgrade/build ForumOpinions on Ivy Bridge Upgrade/build ForumGaming PC upgrade/build - budget around $1500 to $2000 ForumCan someone look over my build? ForumCan someone look over this build please. ForumCan someone have a look over my build? ForumFirst Build, can someone look over it? ForumFirst Gaming Rig Need Someone With Experience To Look It Over . ForumCould Someone Look Over My Build Before I Order Please ForumNeed someone to look over this build before I buy... ForumCan someone look over this build for me? ForumUpgrade/Build Advice Forum1st Build, Hoping someone will look this over and see how it looks ForumCould someone look over before I buy ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNeed Advice On $850 Gaming PC Build ForumRate My New Build ForumRepairing a Home Build ForumNeed help with this dilema ForumFirst time build: $700-800 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !