New Gaming System /advice please Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: March 6, 2012 8:17 PM in Systems Share austin@ March 6, 2012 7:29:29 PM Hey everyone just wanted to post what i picked out for building a computer advice/thoughts please! uses: hardcore Gaming budget: 2500 Case: Thermaltake Level 10 GT Snow Edition http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133192 GPU: EVGA 03G-P3-1595-AR GeForce GTX 580 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814130751 PS: SILVERSTONE ST1000-P 1000W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817256057 Ram: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8 x 2gb http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820231430 Motherboard:ASRock X79 Extreme6/GB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157290 CPU: Intel Core i7-3930K http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819116492 SSD Mushkin Enhanced Chronos MKNSSDCR120GB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820226236 Cooling: intel BXRTS2011LC Liquid-cooled http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835203006 Let me know what you guys think thanks, More about : gaming system advice jmsellars1 March 6, 2012 8:17:42 PM Obviously that would game well but you could get equally decent performance out of something like this: Intel Core i5-2500k 8GB Mushkin Silverline 1333Mhz ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 Samsung 830 Series 128GB XFX HD 7970 3GB Black Edition SeaSonic M12II 520 Bronze 520W NZXT Phantom Noctua NH-D14 DVD Burner That would cost around $1500 total and you wouldn't lose any gaming performance, it would probably be quieter too. The reason being that the 2011 socket isn't really designed for gaming, you won't see much of a benefit by spending 3x the cash you would spend on the 1155 socket. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New System for gaming - component advice please Forum New Gaming System, helpful advice please =) Forum Building a new system(Gaming) Advice please! Forum New system build for gaming, need some advice please Forum New Gaming System Build - Thoughts & Advice Please! Forum $1300 budget, new online gaming system, advice please Forum Solvedneed fast advice please for gaming system Forum SolvedCan I get advice on a new system please? Forum SolvedBusiness Desktop to Gaming System Upgrade - Please Give Me Your Advice Forum SolvedPlease give me advice on how to keep my new system "nice and fresh". Forum SolvedAustralian new system advice please! Forum SolvedNew System Advice Please Forum SolvedNew Gaming Build Advice Please - $1000-$1500 Forum Is my system config OVERKILL for my gaming needs? Advice please. :) Forum Solvednew gaming computer built need oc help and advice please Forum SolvedAdvice on new system please Forum SolvedNew gaming system build-Advice Forum Solved$2000 Gaming System advice please. Forum Building a new system, some advice please (been 5 years since last) Forum My first new AMD gaming PC. USD 750 max. Advice please :) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !