Need advice for first build 1300$-1500$ Tags: New Build Systems Last response: April 29, 2012 8:18 PM in Systems Share Paul456 April 29, 2012 7:52:57 PM Approximate Purchase Date: May 3rd 2012 Budget Range: 1300$ - 1500$ System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming Parts Not Required: Power supply (already have corsair TX750M) windows7, keyboard, mice, speaker, Monitor (ASUS VE278Q) Preferred Website(s) for Parts: http://www.microbytes.com/ (local dealer) Country: Montreal, Canada Parts Preferences: Intel Overclocking: Maybe in the future but i don't know much about it SLI or Crossfire: Yes but not for a year or so... Monitor Resolution: 1920 x 1080 For now, this is what i have in mind... INTEL CORE I5 2500K (im getting the new IB i5 3750k but i cant find the link) http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_66_6... S1155 ASUS P8Z77-M PRO Z77 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?products_id=... CASE ATX COOLER MASTER HAF 922 BLACK NOPS http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_33_3... CORSAIR VENGEANCE 1600MHZ DDR3 8GB KIT C9 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_16_3... 2.5 SATA3 128.0 CRUCIAL SSD M4 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?products_id=... CPU FAN COOLER MASTER HYPER 212 EVO http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_43_7... DVD+/-RW ASUS DRW-24B1ST SATA DL 24X OEM BLACK http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_51_6... ASUS PCIE GF GTX680 2048M BOX DDR5 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?products_id=... Any comments or advice would be appreciated before i place my order More about : advice build 1300 1500 Why_Me April 29, 2012 8:03:03 PM That board doesn't have good spacing (mATX). http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681... $154.99 FREE SHIPPING ASUS P8Z77-V LK LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS m 0 l Paul456 April 29, 2012 8:10:08 PM Can't find it on the web site of mt local dealer... Will this one will do the same ? S1155 ASUS P8Z77-V LE Z77 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_7_13... m 0 l Related resources $1300 First Build, Need Advice. - Forum First time build, $1300 budget. Need final opinions and advice on it before buying. - Forum Need advice on first build - $1300 w/monitor - Forum First gaming build (~$1300), need advice - Forum Need advice for $1300 pc first time build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Why_Me April 29, 2012 8:13:22 PM Paul456 said:Can't find it on the web site of mt local dealer... Will this one will do the same ? S1155 ASUS P8Z77-V LE Z77 http://www.microbytes.com/product_info.php?cPath=1_7_13... That board doesn't run dual vid cards so no option in the future for a second card. Why does it have to be from that dealer? The newegg canada shipping on that board is free, and it's cheaper. m 0 l Paul456 April 29, 2012 8:18:59 PM I have a 10% rebate on motherboard at the store, plus if there's any problem with the mobo, they give me a new one and i don't have to send it back myself... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources First Time Build/Need Advice/<$1300 Forum First Build, Need major advice :) budget 1300 Forum $1300 - Core i7 - my first build, need advices from yall :) Forum My first time building a rig (i7 $1300) Needs Advice Forum SolvedMy First Build Looking at a Gaming/Overclock with a budget of $1300 Help/Advice would help Forum Solved1300$ per PC build need expert advice for LAN gaming/internet cafe project Forum SolvedFirst Build Advice on <$1300 Gaming Build Forum SolvedBuilding My First PC and Could Use Some Advice and Part Check ($1000-$1300) Forum SolvedFirst Build Advice ($1200-$1300) Forum Solved[US ~$1300 budget] Second PC Build - Need advice on upgrade Forum Solved~$1300 High Performance (ish) PC - first build advice Forum SolvedI'm build first gaming pc, need help please, 1300- 1400 build, expert help please Forum Solved$1300 First time Gaming pc build. Need recommendations and suggest before buying. Forum SolvedFirst build(budget $1300)..looking for some advice :) Forum SolvedAdvice Needed: Triple monitor Gaming PC Build with Overclocking Capabilities $1300+ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !