PC Build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: April 18, 2012 4:59 PM in Systems Share aclayttu April 18, 2012 4:50:22 AM CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ965FBGMBOX GPU1: GIGABYTE GV-N550D5-1GI GeForce GTX 550 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support GPU2:MSI N550GTX-Ti Cyclone OC GeForce GTX 550 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support DVD: LITE-ON Black SATA DVD-ROM Drive Model iHDS118-04 - OEM Mobo: ASRock 970 EXTREME3 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard PSU: COOLER MASTER GX Series RS650-ACAAE3-US 650W ATX12V v2.31 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply Case: NZXT Phantom Full Tower SSD CZ Agility 3 AGT3-25SAT3-120G 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Desktop Memory Model F3- 10666CL7D-8GBXH Enough power and good bang for buck? More about : build amuffin April 18, 2012 4:59:25 AM Go with this: i5-2500k asrock z68 extreme 3 gen 3 Radeon 6850 8gb corsair vengeance ddr3 Corsair tx650V2 500GB HDD Same dvd drive NZXT Phantom. The 550ti isn't really that good of a card, and your choice of power supply is horrible. Ditching one 550ti gives you enough for an i5-2500k and a radeon 6850. m 0 l aclayttu April 18, 2012 6:27:13 AM I'm with the AMD platform as I've got parts for it already which is saving me more than the graphics card would. Bad PSU though? m 0 l Related resources Gameing Pc Build 950euro suggestions ? (no hdd,ssd, dvd, case) - Forum My Next PC Build (Some Questions) - Forum Are all these parts compatible for my gaming pc build? - Forum Build Help for Gaming PC - Forum No signal monitor after first time pc build boot - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin April 18, 2012 6:36:51 AM What parts exactly? m 0 l Mousemonkey April 18, 2012 12:07:41 PM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey m 0 l aclayttu April 18, 2012 4:59:29 PM The CPU and Mobo are set. I got a really good deal on the two GPU's as well. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGaming PC Build Opinion Forum SolvedNew $2000 Australian Gaming PC Build - Need Expert Advise Forum Solvedto build a budget PC for office work Forum SolvedMy first pc build. 560$ budget gaming pc. Forum Solvedfirst time building pc: feedback on this build Forum Solved400$ Budget pc build! Need help badly! Forum SolvedGaming PC Build Forum SolvedImprove my intel PC build! Forum Solvedbuild for gaming pc (1000-1400$) Forum Solved1st Game PC Build question Forum SolvedGaming pc build Forum SolvedGaming PC Build Opinion Forum SolvedNeed help with mobo to finish off first pc build Forum SolvedPc Build 2014 Forum SolvedHelp for my PC build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !