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Need help, First build
Jul 30, 2011, 2:59 AM
This is my first build, it's a low budget gaming pc and I was wondering if the parts below are compatible with each other. Suggestions are welcome, too.
CASE: APEX Vortex 3620mini Black Metal / ABS MicroATX Tower Computer Case
HDD: Seagate Barracuda ST500DM002 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
MOTHERBOARD: BIOSTAR A780L3L AM3 AMD 760G Micro ATX AMD Motherboard
VIDEO CARD: SAPPHIRE 100289VGAL Radeon HD 5670 1GB DDR3 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready Video Card
PSU: still deciding
RAM: G.SKILL NS 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model F3-10666CL9D-4GBNS
CPU: AMD Phenom II X3 720 Black Edition Heka 2.8GHz 3 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 95W Triple-Core Processor HDZ720WFK3DGI - OEM
CPU COOLER: COOLER MASTER Hyper TX3 RR-910-HTX3-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" 92mm CPU Cooler
Jul 30, 2011
need help build
Jul 30, 2011, 8:39 AM
It is all compatible but the GT430 is not very good and the PSU is a brand with bad reputation.
Jul 30, 2011, 6:56 PM
If ya want more answers, recognize that most peeps don't wanna go thru a clickfest to answer your question. Names of the components are much more important than the links.
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Jul 30, 2011, 9:28 PM
K, I edited my post and would this XIGMATEK NRP-PC Series ACXTNRP-PC402 400W ATX12V Ver.2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply run everything fine?
Jul 30, 2011, 10:36 PM
The specs say it does, uncertainty of quality as here
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