New build in 24 to 48 hours need some advice Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: April 2, 2012 9:29 PM in Systems Share Tym April 2, 2012 5:43:47 PM Approximate Purchase Date: no later then 4/5 2012 Budget Range: 600 for the parts needed - the less the better with a eye on the future System Usage from Most to Least Important: will run monitor and hdmi on 55 3d sony at same time ,xbmc, watching movies ,surfing the internet Parts Not Required:keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS) Preferred Website(s) for Parts:newegg.com Country: us Parts Preferences:none Overclocking: NO SLI or Crossfire: NO Monitor Resolution:1680x1050, HDTV 1920x1200) Additional Comments: I would like a quiet PC I have hard drives and window 7 64 bit ,dvd drive This will be my 2nd build - already have a gaming rig CPU please comment on which i3 cpu CPU Intel Core i3-2120 Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz MB I seen many suggested here - looking at these 3 or ? ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 LGA GIGABYTE GA-Z68AP-D3(R2.0) LGA ASUS P8Z68-V LX LGA 1155 Intel Z68 GPU - please suggest here around 150 possible Radeon HD 6850 or GeForce GTX 460 Power Supply maybe please suggest Antec EarthWatts EA-500D Green 500W or CORSAIR Builder Series CX600 V2 600W please suggest Ram 2x4gb please suggest they all see so similar looked at crucial, gskill,mushkin Case Antec Three Hundred Illusion, have really liked my antec 1200 on my other rig. More about : build hours advice Tavo_Nova April 2, 2012 6:00:17 PM corsair cx600W is a nice psu go get whichever you can get cheap, of the 2x4gb, I like g.skill and crucial, anted 300 is a great case for gpu if you can get a sapphire 6870 cheap or in that price range, go grab it, it's worth it. ASRock z68 extreme3 gen3 is your best bet mobo m 0 l Tym April 2, 2012 9:29:43 PM Thanks for the advice so its looking like Intel Core i3-2120 Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Crucial 8GB (2 x 4GB) SAPPHIRE 100315L Radeon HD 6850 CORSAIR Builder Series CX600 Antec Three Hundred Illusion Went to the 6850 not sure if there was that much gain (for what I do) for the 6870 still not sure about the power supply m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew Build - Buying next 48 hours Forum SolvedCheap. . .cheap. . .cheap. . .AMD Build in next 24 hours. . .advice? Forum URGENT HELP new i7 build in the next 48 hours Forum Building a new computer: ordering within the next 48 hours... would like your in Forum SolvedPurchasing computer in a couple hours. Need some last minute advice/opinions! 700$ build Forum SolvedNew build, purchasing in 4 hours, looking for last minute advice/suggestions! Forum SolvedOpinion on best virtually silent at top performance mid gaming, streaming, heavy 4-8 hour gaming pc build? Forum SolvedAdvice please 24 hours left!!! Forum Solved~$2.4k Extensive Gaming computer build need advice Forum SolvedNeed compatibility check - purchasing within 24 hours. Forum First PC Build (48 Hours Till Order) Forum First PC Build (48 Hours till order) Forum New HIGH END Build (~$4500) - Need criticism and opinions (48HRs till build) Forum SolvedNeed new build advice, come judge me and my part list Forum SolvedNew PC Build, need advice. Forum Solvednew build need advice Forum SolvedNew PC Build - Need Help/Advice Forum Need Help!! Upgrading in 48 hours!! Forum SolvedNeed advice on new gaming pc build Forum Buying the PC in 24 hours, need last day changes and opinions Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !