New Build Need Advice Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: August 25, 2011 11:56 PM in Graphics & Displays Share path717 August 25, 2011 11:31:36 PM APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Sept BUDGET RANGE: ~$500 USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming(Diablo 3 is primary game never been really into pc gaming because I never had that great of a pc to do it ) & Programming(current CS student) POWER SUPPLY: Corsair AX850 OTHER RELEVANT SYSTEM SPECS: asus z68 pro mobo, 8 gb ram, cpu not yet decided on but will be i5 or i7 PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com OVERCLOCKING: Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: must support 2 monitors and maybe later want to go for 3 also machine will be dual boot windows/linux More about : build advice itzdanielp a b U Graphics card August 25, 2011 11:56:37 PM Looks good so far... I would go with an i5 2500k for the processor, you really don't need an i7 for what you will be doing. For a GPU I would suggest an nVidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti as it is plenty of bang for your buck. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New extreme build - need advice and recommendations Forum Need advice on new build Forum Need some advice on new HTPC build Forum New build , high-end, Intel, need advice with mobo & some other compone Forum New Build Help just need some advice on the components ive picked. Forum Need advice before completing new build Forum Need advice on new build Forum New i3/nVidia build , need experts advice ! Forum New build need some advice on gpu Forum Need Advice and Help on a New Build ! Forum Need advice on new HTPC build , AVCHD editing Forum Need advice on new HTPC build , AVCHD editing Forum New Ivy Bridge Build - Need Advice Forum Need advice on a new computer build ! Forum New $1000-1100 Gaming Build | Need some advice Forum Questions about new build ( Need some advice ) Forum NEED ADVICE ON NEW (1st) BUILD PLEASE! =) Forum New PC Build $800 ( Need Advice ) Forum New build , need advice for choosing CPU ($300 give or take) Forum New Build (i5 3570k GTX 680) Need Some Advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !