New gaming system Tags: New Build Systems Last response: September 24, 2011 11:38 AM in Systems Share seanj91 September 24, 2011 11:14:11 AM Hey everyone i just purchased these parts for a new build i was wondering what everyone thought, my goal is too crush BF3 and Skyrim. CPU- Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 MOBO- GIGABYTE GA-Z68XP-UD3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard RAM- 16 GB of G.SKILL RIPJAWS X series DDR3 1600 8 CAS latency and 8-8-8-24 timings HD- Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s PSU- CORSAIR Enthusiast Series 850W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V v2.91 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready GPU- 2 MSI R6950 Twin Frozr III PE/OC Radeon HD 6950 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 running in crossfire CASE- Antec Nine Hundred Two V3 Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Gaming Case. More about : gaming system 008Rohit September 24, 2011 11:25:13 AM Very Powerful Build. Try flashing those 6950's with 6970 firmware. seanj91 September 24, 2011 11:29:39 AM Yeah i was reading up on that, it didnt look like it would be too difficult to accomplish. im also thinking about overclocking the Core i5 to around 4.5-4.7 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 008Rohit September 24, 2011 11:38:13 AM Dont overclock the processor unless thats necessary. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew gaming pc system Forum Solvednew system for video edit 60% , gaming 40% . ...... any issues regarding upgrade possibilities? Forum SolvedNew system for gaming/heavy video editing and rendering Forum SolvedBuilding my new Gaming/editing system Forum SolvedNew high end gaming System for atleast 5 years!! Forum Solvednew gaming system 1400gbp Forum SolvedDebating new gaming system Forum SolvedNew Gaming & More $3k - $4½ system Forum SolvedNew system build questions (Gaming) Forum SolvedHelp with new gaming system. Specifically with cooling. Forum SolvedBuilding a new system from the ground up for gaming (switching fron console to pc). Need suggestions on configuration/hardwar Forum SolvedNew Build: <$1000 Gaming System Forum SolvedNew gaming system - $1000 to spend Forum SolvedSystem power up first time new build gaming pc Forum SolvedNew Zealand Lower budget Gaming system Forum SolvedMaking new system HTPC for gaming and steam machine.HELP ): Forum SolvedWill my new system run games like Mario, and other oldies? Forum SolvedNew $600 system for gaming, how did I do? Forum SolvedNew Pc system for gaming Forum SolvedMy new BF4 gaming system idea. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !