Comp newbie building a comp for first time! help needed Tags: Computers Components Last response: March 23, 2012 2:11 AM in Components Share enomeshakeit March 23, 2012 12:41:25 AM hello to all forum users, thanks for viewing my questions, its my very first time writting here. so i am planning to build a computer for myself and for being a general comp noob i need much help! so first of all i would briefly describe budgets/needs/and etc budget: computer only 900~1100 purpose: general gaming, web browsing, movie editing. builds i researched so far : CPU: i5 2500k GPU: Evga gtx 560 ti RAM: Gskill 8gb motherboard: Asrock p67 extreme 4 does this look good so far? i do play recent games, but im not a hardcore gamer, and i dont plan to overclock cpu/gpu. i just want a long-term computer that can handle. and what motherboard should i use? whats the differences between p67 vs z68 andwhich one should i choose? any kinds of help and comments i would take with great appreciation! thanks More about : comp newbie building comp time needed scottiemedic March 23, 2012 12:44:07 AM You might be better served asking in the New Build Systems forum and go by the 'standard format' used: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... Brett928S2 March 23, 2012 12:50:26 AM Hi 900 - 1100 dollars or Pounds or Japanese Yen or Euros ??? All the best Brett Related resources First time building comp ... help ! - Forum First time building gaming comp help - Forum First Time Building Comp , Help plz. - Forum First time building a comp - Forum First time building comp , under $800 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer seumas_beathan March 23, 2012 12:57:03 AM As you are not going to be overclocking and only light gaming here are the basics i suggest - http://secure.newegg.com/Shopping/ShoppingCart.aspx?Sub... enomeshakeit March 23, 2012 1:44:08 AM dolla baby amuffin March 23, 2012 2:11:34 AM Get the z68 extreme 4 gen 3 instead of the p67. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice Forum First time building a gaming comp !!!! Forum First TIme Building Comp , Need Help Picking a couple more components Forum Artist building comp for graphics/video. First time builder Forum First time " building " a comp . Need help ! Forum First time building a comp . Need help confirming compatibility/quality Forum FIRST GAMING COMP BUILD : Will these parts go together? Forum First time builder/needs help with comp build Forum newbie looking to buy a ~$1500-2000 comp . from scratch. Forum New build , first time building a comp would appreciate some pointers Forum Gaming laptop help Forum Help! Pentium One required Forum Detailed Questions on Radical Upgrading? Please Help ! Forum [Solved] First Build, Need CPU Heatsink Advice Forum Motherboard or PSU issue? HELP! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !