1st Gaming System build Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: December 3, 2011 12:22 AM in Systems Share ljramrod December 2, 2011 12:00:05 AM Hi There! Here's my build, would appreciate any suggestions...thx Case: ENERMAX FULMO Basic ECA892BG-BL http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... MoBo: ASUS LGA 1155 - Z68 - PCIe 3.0 and UEFI BIOS Intel Z68 ATX DDR3 2200 LGA 1155 Motherboards P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005UDITPK Processor: Intel Core i7-2600K Processor http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004EBUXSA CPU Cooler: Zalman CPU Fan with 92mm Fan LED (CNPS9500 LED-CU) http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000C0V5RU Memory: Corsair Vengeance Blue 16 GB DDR3 SDRAM Dual Channel Memory Kit CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9B http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004RFBIUU GPU: (2) EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti Superclocked 1024MB GDDR5 PCI-Express 2.0 Graphics Card http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004KZHRA SSD: Crucial 128 GB m4 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive SATA 6Gb/s CT128M4SSD2 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004W2JKZI HDD: Western Digital Caviar Black 1 TB SATA III 7200 RPM 64 MB Cache http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0036Q7MV0 Power: Cooler Master Silent Pro M850 Series Modular 850W 80 PLUS http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002RWJGC2 Opt Drive: Samsung 12x BD-ROM/16x DVD Writer Drive - Retail SH-B123L/RSBP (Black) http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0044683HI Thx for looking Oh and OS: Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit More about : 1st gaming system build mauler184 December 2, 2011 12:30:37 AM If you havent allready bought this setup, for the gpu switch it out for a gtx 580. And the processor for a 2500k if you arent doing any encoding or other tedious computer tastk other then gaming. Zero_ a b B Homebuilt system December 2, 2011 12:39:21 AM Check my sig. A i5 2500K and 8GB is enough for gaming. Spend more on GPU. Related resources My 1st build , gaming system ~$750ish, looking for advice - Forum Help prioritizing 1st Gaming build - Forum 1st Build , Gaming ~$1000 - Forum My 1st gaming system build . Opinions? - Forum Opinion & Advice on $1,500 system . 1st time gaming build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ljramrod December 2, 2011 12:43:16 AM I already have 1 GPU , wouldnt the 2nd one have to be the same? Zero_ a b B Homebuilt system December 2, 2011 1:02:54 AM ljramrod said:I already have 1 GPU , wouldnt the 2nd one have to be the same? in that case, yes. Emelth a b B Homebuilt system December 2, 2011 1:09:40 AM Hopefully you didnt buy the RAM and CPU then, for gaming go with the i5 2500k and 8GB ram DDR3 1600 mhz But besides that everything looks good ljramrod December 2, 2011 1:11:21 AM was afraid of that....now I want the gtx 580 zero_ i also like your builds...could save some real money following those recommended.........thx Zero_ a b B Homebuilt system December 3, 2011 12:22:58 AM ljramrod said:was afraid of that....now I want the gtx 580 zero_ i also like your builds...could save some real money following those recommended.........thx glad i could help Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum1st Build Gaming System £400 Budget Forum1st ever build - Mid-High Gaming - Need advice Forum1st build , flexible mutli-use & gaming - ~$1000 ForumNew Gaming Build ... 1st Build .. Question/Suggestion? ForumBuilding my 1st gaming computer Forum£400-£500 Gaming 1st build (AMD) Please help :) ForumNew System - 1st Ever Build - Gonna Need Help! Forum1st Time Gaming Build Help - $1000 budget ForumSeeking advice on my 1st build - non gaming ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumOld hdd and os into new build Forum$800 gaming PC, asking for review/tips ForumNew build, new builder ForumIs now a good time to Build? Forum[Solved] My first build - Questions! More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !