Solved PC Build question for high performance gaming Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: May 7, 2012 12:33 AM in Systems Share octoberhungry April 30, 2012 5:22:36 PM Would this spec run games on Highest/Ultra graphics settings on a 23" 1920x1080p native HD display? : - - Intel i7 2700K 4.Ghz-4.7Ghz LGA 1155 (overclocked) - Single 3GB GDDR5 AMD Radeon HD 7970 graphics card - 8GB (2x4GB) Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600Mhz Dual Channel Memory - 850 Watt Corsair TX850 PSU - ASUS Maximus V Gene motherboard. - 2x120GB Corsair Force GT Solid State hard drives. Would the above spec be future proof for 5 years provided I'm not going to play games at a higher resolution? Thanks! More about : build question high performance gaming Best solution l0v3rboi a b B Homebuilt system April 30, 2012 5:56:30 PM i5 would be fine for gaming Just get 1 SSD and 1 HDD; SSD for boot drive, HDD for storage Its hard to predict the future but yes it should last you a while. As for how long, I don't know. Share octoberhungry April 30, 2012 6:04:54 PM Great thanks for the info. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer octoberhungry May 7, 2012 12:33:54 AM Best answer selected by octoberhungry. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst build. Got a few questions (high performance PC) Forum SolvedPlease, I need help! Building a mid-high performance gaming rig and I have questions. Forum High Performance PC other than Gaming. Is it a good build ? Forum SolvedQuestion about my Motherboard Choice for my first High Performance Build Forum SolvedNew, custom built, high performance, gaming PC keeps freezing Forum SolvedBad gaming performance with high end PC Forum SolvedPerformance Questions New Gaming PC Build Forum SolvedPoor performance in Windows 7 and various games on high end pc Forum SolvedCheap PC Build Performance Question Forum SolvedHelp with new high performance PC build please! (first time building a PC) Forum I want to build a high-performance computer (Not for gaming though). Forum SolvedBuilding a budget high performance PC Forum SolvedIs this a good build for a high capacity gaming / video editing PC?http://pcpartpicker.com/p/9yTFbv Forum SolvedFirst High-Performance Build/Newbie Questions Forum SolvedHigh-End gaming PC build Forum AMD BUILD High RES/Performance gaming/reliability? Forum SolvedGood PC Gaming Build to run DayZ on High? What frames will I be looking at? Forum SolvedWill this gaming PC build run DayZ on Ultra or High Settings? Forum SolvedUltra Quiet, High Performance $2,000 Gaming PC Forum Solved~$1300 High Performance (ish) PC - first build advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !