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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New Build advise please ($1000 Gaming) Forum SolvedFirst Game PC build in 16 years, budget 750-1000€, looking for some advise. Forum New Gaming Machine Build ($1000) Motherboard? Forum [New System Build] <$1000 machine for some gaming Forum SolvedAMD $1000 Build please help advise recomandations new Forum SolvedAdvise for a gaming computer build for around $1000 Forum SolvedPlease advise: Building a gaming machine Forum SolvedNew $2000 Australian Gaming PC Build - Need Expert Advise Forum Advise on building a new PC, $1000 budget Forum SolvedNew Build help for $1,000 machine Forum SolvedGaming/Media Editing Rig Replacement $600-$1000? (New Machine, Old Parts Available) Forum SolvedCan someone advise me on my new gaming build? Forum SolvedLooking To Build A Gaming Machine For $1000 (Monitor Included) Forum building around $1000 gaming pc check my build and give me advise please! Forum SolvedLooking to build a new gaming machine with an existing GPU Forum Advise on $900-$1000 Gaming Build Forum New Build Advice - £1000 machine Forum SolvedNew gaming machine $1000-1500 Forum SolvedBuilding New Gaming Computer - Please Review & Advise Forum SolvedFinal Build check, 1000$ Gaming Machine Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !