$1800 gaming rig (First Time Builder) Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: December 21, 2011 2:20 AM in Systems Share fereshkan December 20, 2011 3:03:42 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Probaly Late January Budget Range: $1800, $2000 at the most System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming Parts Not Required: Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg Country: United States Parts Preferences: by brand or type: I do favor Intel Overclocking: It's something I'm interested in and would like to do I just need to put the time and effort into learning it SLI or Crossfire: Wouldn't be against it Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 SSD: OCZ Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-90G 2.5" 90GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $139.99 CPU Fan: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 http://www.newegg.com/Product /Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103065 $29.04 CPU : I5 2500K http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $219.99 MB: ASRock Z68 PROFESSIONAL GEN3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $259.99 RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $42.99 Razer Keyboard and Mouse-$96 figured I wouldn't link them since that is my personal preference PSU: CORSAIR Professional Series HX750 (CMPSU-750HX) 750W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS SILVER Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $149.99 GPU: GIGABYTE GV-N570OC-13I Rev2.0 GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $344.99 Monitor: Acer S220HQLAbd Black 21.5" 5ms LED Backlight Widescreen LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 ACM 100,000,000:1 (1000:1) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $129.99 Data Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue WDBAAV3200ENC-NRSN 320GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache IDE Ultra ATA100 / ATA-6 3.5" Internal Hard Drive http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $106.99 Case: Antec Eleven Hundred Black Super Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $119.99 Optic Drive: ASUS 24X DVD Burner - Bulk 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 12X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM Black SATA Model DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $19.99 Total: $1,660.92 Really I looking for help on choosing a motherboard I just feel like im going insane on reading reviews for them because if I believed them all then this world wouldn't have any working MB's >< More about : 1800 gaming rig time builder fereshkan December 20, 2011 3:08:55 PM Err almost forgot add in $100 for W7 m 0 l drunkducki December 21, 2011 2:20:57 AM check out this build http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/330065-31-planning-bu... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First time pc builder 1800$ gaming rig Forum Solved~$1800 IB Gaming PC, First Time Builder Forum $1800 Gaming PC - First time builder Forum SolvedFirst Time Builder - Gaming Rig Forum SolvedFirst Time Builder, High End Gaming Rig Forum SolvedNeed new Gaming rig 1500$ to 2000$ First time builder new help ASAP! Forum SolvedAMD Budget Gaming Rig (First Time Builder) Forum Solvedfirst time builder $600~ gaming rig Forum SolvedNew Build $2100 or less gaming rig. Need advice, first time builder. Forum SolvedFirst time PC builder, need advice on gaming rig Forum SolvedNew Gaming Rig being built by first time builder help,please! Forum SolvedOne Gaming Rig to Run Them All (First Time Builder, $7000 Budget) Forum SolvedFirst time builder ever-New Gaming Rig. Forum Gaming rig build help (First time builder) Forum First time builder - Need a second opinion on budget gaming/protools rig Forum First time builder need advice for gaming/programming rig Forum SolvedFirst-Time Builder: $1000~ Gaming/Multimedia Rig Forum SolvedFirst Time Builder - Gaming Rig Forum SolvedPlease Review My Gaming Rig (First Time Builder - $850 Build) Forum SolvedFirst time builder, need advice/critique on an $1000 gaming rig Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !