New Build Advise - 1000$ machine ( No games ) Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: April 29, 2012 8:52 AM in Systems Share alluri April 29, 2012 1:37:51 AM Hey Guys - Do what u do best !! Approximate Purchase Date: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better)) Budget Range: 1000$ System Usage from Most to Least Important: (e.g.: Folding@Home, surfing the internet, watching movies, IT related stuff ( GNS, multiple OS, VM ware, SAP etc ) Parts Not Required: (e.g.: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (e.g.: MSY.com.au, http://www.itsdirect.com.au/, ) Country: Australia ( Sydney ) - I can assemble at home - Parts Preferences: by brand or type (e.g.: I would like to use an Intel CPU & decent case - will do overclocking, not too much though ) Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Yes ( In future ) Additional Comments: Need SSD, love Intel latest possible ( sandy bridge ) if i can squeeze in budget, as i think i can do easy on GPU Building advise for my friend - Wanna spread and see if we can build something NICE together !!! More about : build advise 1000 machine games Proximon a c 113 B Homebuilt system April 29, 2012 8:52:44 AM Ivy Bridge runs a bit hot when overclocked. I think you would be better off with a Sandy Bridge build there, but it also depends on price and such. I'll just do a quick one off the MSY PDF and see where it gets you. ASRock Z77 Pro 3 -119 i7-2600K -308 8G Kit 1600 G.Skill Sniper -56 Antec Neo Eco 520 -69 Antec 300 -58 WD Black 1TB -135 Intel 520 SSD 120GB -184 DVD burner -20 Coolermaster Universal Hyper 212 EVO -39 There, spent most of it The onboard video should be enough for you. You MAY want to consider an NVidia CUDA enabled card like the 550ti though, as an upgrade down the road. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Please Advise on Compatibility - 1st system Build ! ~$ 1000 Forum Building $ 1,000 gaming machine Forum Advise about my new pc I put together Forum New Build advise please ($ 1000 Gaming) Forum Dell XPS 8500 (~ 1000 €) PC advise needed (AMD HD 7570/7770) Forum First Time Building, Need Some advise Forum Advise on build a gaming pc with between £ 1000 -£1500 Forum Buildin a $ 1000 ish Gameing PC need advise Forum 1000 build newest help advise best parts Forum Please Advise....new HTPC build Forum Help me build my dream machine Forum New Build help for $ 1,000 machine Forum Advise Me on New Gaming PC Build $700-$900 Forum New Gaming Machine Build ($ 1000 ) Motherboard? Forum Please advise : Building a gaming machine Forum PCI compatibility question Forum [Solved] How can I save my build? Forum Need Help/Advice for Gaming Build Forum Gaming Build for $800-$1100 Forum New GPU Upgrade for Lenovo H320 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !