First gaming build. Requesting Opinions Tags: Build Gaming Systems Last response: March 6, 2012 5:31 AM in Systems Share J3llyB34n March 6, 2012 5:16:14 AM This is my first build and i'm trying to stay near a 1000$ budget for a simple gaming rig. I want to buy the parts today, but i need some feed back to make sure i'm making the right decisions. These are some of the parts i'm planning on getting: Processor: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=57962&vpn=BX80623I5250... Heatsink Fan: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=41337&vpn=RR-B10-212P-... Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... HDD: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=65701&vpn=ST1000DM003&... Ram: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...(Desktop%20Memory)-_-G.SKILL-_-20231314&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID= Video Card: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=58347&vpn=01G-P3-1561-... Case: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...(Computer%20Cases%20-%20ATX%20Form)-_-Enermax-_-11124138&AID=10440897&PID=3938566&SID= Power Supply: http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=59615&vpn=P1550SXXB9&m... I already have a CD/ DVD player, but if you know a cheep place to get a new one, that would be appreciated also. Approximate Purchase Date: Today if i can get an "ok, build it" from some people here. Budget Range: 1000$ give or take Country: Usa Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: No Additional Comments: Im looking for a good place to buy light up keyboards for a good price. If you hapen to know please tell me thanks! More about : gaming build requesting opinions | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove sosofm Gaming Expert March 6, 2012 5:27:18 AM Your build looks verry good. Keyboard : Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse J3llyB34n March 6, 2012 5:31:53 AM sosofm said:Your build looks verry good. Keyboard : Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thank You much! And thanks for the Keyboard suggestion. I'll check it out right now! | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>First gaming build. Requesting Opinions> Related ressources: ForumNew build requesting opinions /advice ForumRequesting some expert opinions ForumFirst build and requesting some help ForumRequesting Final Review before Purachse on First Build ForumFirst Gaming Build - Parts Sanity Check / Opinions ForumNew to Water Cooling, requesting help with build ForumRequesting Opinions on Upgrading ForumGaming Build - Expert Opinions Requested ForumRequesting opinions for 3k-4k gaming rig ForumBuilding First Gaming PC - Need Advice/ Opinions Etc ForumRequesting opinions on gaming laptops ForumRequesting help on a budget build @ $750.00 USD Max ForumSub-500 Dollar Gaming Rig Overhaul, Requesting Confirmation ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC Forum[Solved] New build, everthing ok? Forum[Solved] First time building a rig! Help. ForumFirst solo build, Need advice on parts Forum[Solved] New build for my average gaming computer Forum[Solved] Gaming build compatibility and PSU check ForumNeed help: Gaming built, effective and efficient More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !