New i7 system photo processing/gaming Tags: New Build Photo Systems Last response: August 9, 2011 4:28 AM in Systems Share replicat0r August 8, 2011 12:35:15 PM hello! I have decided to build a new system, not from scratch, i will be using some of the older parts i have Approximate Purchase Date: Before the Aug 20th Budget Range: $700 CAD before tax! System Usage from Most to Least Important: Photo,video processing(Photoshop, final cut, HDR compilation, gaming, multitasking) Parts Not Required: Monitor, Keyboard/mouse, GPU, PSU, OS, DVD drive, CASE Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Any, cheaper the better =D Country of Origin: Canada Parts Preferences: none Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: maybe Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080, Heres what I have come up so far ================================================ CPU Intel i7 2600k $330 http://ncix.com/products/?sku=57960&vpn=BX80623I72600K&... Mobo ASUS P8P67 Pro REV3.0 ATX P67 LGA1155 DDR3 3PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 2PCI Sandy Bridge B3 Motherboard http://ncix.com/products/?sku=59317&vpn=P8P67%20PRO%20R... Ram.. ??? dont know! SSD-?? I want to get a SSD..I donno if time has matured to get a ssd.. i know that everything runs faster on SSD especially for photo editing etc. so it depends if its in budget. Total so far $590 Thanks all for looking! Any critique is welcomed!! More about : system photo processing gaming gkay09 August 8, 2011 12:47:24 PM ^ RAM - 8GB DDR3 http://ncix.com/products/?sku=57953&vpn=F3-12800CL9D-8G... http://ncix.com/products/?sku=60640&vpn=996995&manufact... Mobo - This is pretty good and has got very good reviews,... http://ncix.com/products/?sku=62701&vpn=GA-Z68XP-UD3&ma... If you have money left, then a SSD would be a good addition,... replicat0r August 8, 2011 8:45:31 PM I think I will go with the p8p67 deluxe + i7 2600k. There is a combo for $499. so i guess that those ram will be compatible then? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer gkay09 August 9, 2011 4:28:51 AM ^ That is a good price for that combo,... Yes the RAM will be fine,... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New i7 System for Video & Photo Editing, and some Gaming Forum new desktop for photo editing: from AMD to Intel i7, which i7 to choose? Forum SolvedUpgrade AMD system or buy new i7 system? Forum SolvedVideo card upgrade old system i7 first generation ok or shell out tons of $ build new system. Forum SolvedNew i7 system--research done, need final opinions, please Forum Solvedi7 4770 or AMD FX8350 for photo/video editing Forum SolvedNeed suggestions on system build for photo and video editing with adobe PS & AE Forum $2,300-$2,500 video/photo/gaming new system build Forum SolvedEpson photo stylus 830. I need to reset the waste ink counter. I use a linux system. Can anyone help please. Forum SolvedGreat mobo for i7 4770k for OC, gaming, and photo/video editing Forum SolvedNew i7 3770k system build Forum SolvedBest system build for $1500 or less, gaming, work productivity, some photo editing Forum SolvedNew computer build for rendering and photo editing - some final decisions Forum SolvedHelp with new computer build - photo editing, rendering, and more Forum SolvedAdvice on new system i7 2600k gtx 560ti sli Forum New RAW photo-editing system Forum [New System Build}Gaming, HD video, photo edit, Graphic design, $1000 Forum SolvedLooking to Upgrade to a above average system to do high end photo editing. Forum New system built for photo and video editiong Forum SolvedNeed a programming, virtualization, photo editing build. Intel i7 3770 or i5 or AMD FX series? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !