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October 18, 2011 4:14:50 AM

First time building PC, ive bought some parts and want to know if all of these are compatible with the rest of the part ive chosen and no issues will be had. any advice welcome.

Approximate Purchase Date: 2 weeks from now

Budget Range: 500-600 Before Rebates

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming (bf3, skyrim), Watching HD movies on hdtv, internet.

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS, HDD, RAM, CPU, DVD burner

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country of Origin: United states

Parts Preferences: i dont care, as long as they are compatible and good quality.

Overclocking: Yes (not until later)

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Monitor Resolution:1024x768 (for now, might get new monitor with ANY higher resolution after i build it)

Additional Comments: none for now, all the parts ive bought are listed below.


1. Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K
2. G.SKILL Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model F3-10666CL9D-8GBSR
3. SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive


4. BIOSTAR TZ68A+ LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
5. EVGA 012-P3-1570-AR GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
6. CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 V2 750W ATX12V v2.31/ EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power Supply

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