Gaming build in Shanghai, China. Need second opinion. Tags: New Build Systems Last response: October 19, 2011 1:26 PM in Systems Share fongnam October 19, 2011 1:23:51 PM This is my first time building a desktop Approximate Purchase Date: Before mid January Budget Range: $1500 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, watching movies, design and video editing (for fun). Parts Not Required: Mouse, Speakers, keyboard Country of Origin: Shanghai, China Price is probably cheaper than America Monitor: Samsung 27" LED S27A350H- $300 Monitor Resolution: 1920x1200 Case: Need Advice. I want simple design, excellent cooling. BUDGET- $120 Fan- Need Advice Graphics Card: Asus Radeon HD6950 1GB- $275 / Asus GTX560 Ti 1G DDR5- $265 / Asus Radeon HD6950 2G- $350 (is it too much?) CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K-$250 or i7 2600k-$340? (I'm leaning toward i5-2500k, is it going to be a huge difference?) Mother Board: P8Z68-V Pro- $250 PSU: CoolerMaster 650W- $62 (Is it enough?) CPU cooling: Do I need one? HDD: WD1002FAEX 64M 1TB SATA3- $85 RAM: Kingston DDR3 1600 4G x3- $95 CD/DVD ROM: Blue Ray Reader- $47 More about : gaming build shanghai china opinion AdrianPerry October 19, 2011 1:26:34 PM Check your other thread: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/324228-13-2500k-260... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeeds Second Opinion on This HTPC/Gaming Build Forum SolvedNeed a second opinion on this HTPC/Gaming build [updated] Forum SolvedGaming PC Build needing second opinion Forum First time building a editing/gaming rig need advice or second opinion Forum Solvedmini Itx budget build. need a second opinion on parts. Forum SolvedIn much need of second opinion on new 4770k build almost decided Forum SolvedBuilding a gaming pc that can also video record, need second opinions Forum SolvedFirst Build! Need a second opinion Forum Need second opinion on final build. Forum Need a second opinion for my cousins new build Forum First time builder - Need a second opinion on budget gaming/protools rig Forum SolvedBuilding a PC and need a second opinion on the components Forum SolvedNew build need second opinion :) Forum First Build - HTPC / Game Console Replacement - Need Second Look / Opinions Forum I'd like to get a second opinion on this $600 gaming build. Forum How's this build? I think its good, I just need a second opinion :) Forum SolvedNew build, second opinion needed please Forum Need A Second Opinion on Build Forum SolvedNeed second look for 1440p gaming build! Forum Need a second opinion on my build before I order Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !