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December 15, 2011 1:10:26 PM

Will this work?

Hello everyone :) 

I've wanted to make a Gamer PC and making it myself makes it cheaper. Now Will these part work?

CPU: Intel Core i5 2400 Quad Core Processor($184.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Motherboard:ASRock H61M-GS LGA 1155 Intel H61 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard($64.99 @ Newegg)
Memory:CORSAIR 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 Desktop Memory Model CMV8GX3M2A1333C9($29.99 @ Other)
Hard Drive:Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive($134.99 @ Office Depot)
Video Card:Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 1GB Video Card($144.99 @ Newegg)
Case:GIGABYTE GZ-KF03B Black SGCC ATX Mid Tower Computer Case($14.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply:Rosewill 530W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply($44.99 @ Amazon)
Optical Drive:Sony AD-7261S-0B DVD/CD Writer($20.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Operating System:Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit)($99.99 @ Newegg)
Total:$740.91

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December 15, 2011 1:23:03 PM

Your links dont seem to work for me.

However from the list i can see, everything looks compatible.

A few suggestions:
RAM: Stick to 8GB (2x4GB sticks), 1600MHz, CL9, 1.5v - Corsair or G.Skill recommended.
PSU: Go for a more reputable brand - Corsair, XFX, SeaSonic, Antec recommended. 450w would be enough, certainly no more than 500w required.
HDD: Not sure what speed the HDD is since link wont open, but generally look for 7200rpm drives (I have a feeling the one you have linked is 5400rpm?)

Other than that, looks good :) 
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December 15, 2011 1:59:04 PM

AdrianPerry said:
Your links dont seem to work for me.

However from the list i can see, everything looks compatible.

A few suggestions:
RAM: Stick to 8GB (2x4GB sticks), 1600MHz, CL9, 1.5v - Corsair or G.Skill recommended.
PSU: Go for a more reputable brand - Corsair, XFX, SeaSonic, Antec recommended. 450w would be enough, certainly no more than 500w required.
HDD: Not sure what speed the HDD is since link wont open, but generally look for 7200rpm drives (I have a feeling the one you have linked is 5400rpm?)

Other than that, looks good :) 


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