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. octoberhungry April 30, 2012 6:04:54 PM Great thanks for the info. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer octoberhungry May 7, 2012 12:33:54 AM Best answer selected by octoberhungry. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSomeone help me build ~850 High performance pc ForumUltra Quiet, High Performance $2,000 Gaming PC ForumAdvice on a high performance non- gaming build ForumHigh performance gaming build for $750 ForumHigh performance gaming /multi-tasking build ForumIs it the right time to build my new high performance pc ? ForumBuilding a high performance PC ForumPerformance Questions New Gaming PC Build ForumBuilding high performance PC for designing under $ 2500 ForumBuilding a High Performance PC ForumIs this a good budget build , for a high -ish performance computer? ForumHigh performance and gaming desktop- advice ForumHigh Performance Gaming Rig Forum$3000 High end gaming + multipurpose pc build ForumPCI compatibility question ForumFirst gaming computer Forum[Solved] Would this be a decent gaming build for $700 (OS included) Forum[Solved] Gaming PC opinion Forum1920x1200 gaming pc, let's design one Forum[Solved] Non-Gaming Workstation Complete Build <1500 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !