Hi guys and gals, i wanna build a new computer for the upcoming game Diablo 3. Here is what i have in my mind so far. This is also the first time for me to build a computer. Please give me suggestions.
Approximate Purchase Date: Before May
Budget Range: $1000-$1100
System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming -> surfing the internet -> watching movies
Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, case(NZXT Crafted Series ATX Full Tower Steel)
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Amazon or Microcenter
Parts Preferences: no preferences
SLI or Crossfire: No
Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080
CPU: Ivy Bridge (probably i5 third gen) -Around$200.00
If Diablo III is the most intense game you will be running, you could do with a 7850. But If I was you, I would spend the extra for the 7870, just so that you can play the latest and best looking games at a decent detail level.