Ivy Bridge Gaming System Tags: New Build Corsair Systems Last response: May 1, 2012 12:09 PM in Systems Share inzanebuilds9934 April 30, 2012 8:57:37 PM Intel Core i5 3570K Asus Maximus IV Extreme Motherboard Sapphire Radeon 7970 OC x2 Corsair Vengence Blue 16GB RAM Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo Corsair AX850 PSU Corsair Graphite 600T case Crucial 128GB SSD Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB Samsung Blu-ray Drive AOC I235PH IPS Display x3 Razer Blackwidow Ultimate Cyborg R.A.T 9 Gaming Mouse Razer Scarab Mousepad Bose Companion 20 More about : ivy bridge gaming system azeem40 April 30, 2012 8:59:37 PM Get the i5-3570k for gaming. No difference in gaming. Use the $ to get a 128GB Crucial M4. inzanebuilds9934 April 30, 2012 9:05:40 PM Good idea on the CPU i will edit. I want to keep the Samsung SSD though. Related resources What memory should I buy in an ivy bridge system ? - Forum New System with Ivy Bridge - Forum Need advice on an Ivy-Bridge Based system build - Forum GTX 680 Quad SLI Ivy Bridge system - Forum Ivy bridge i3 for gaming ??? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer azeem40 April 30, 2012 9:08:57 PM Why? It is more expensive per gb at 64GB. Get the 128GB Samsung then. inzanebuilds9934 April 30, 2012 9:12:52 PM To save money. I only want to use for the OS. azeem40 April 30, 2012 9:14:00 PM Your SSD is going to be the bottleneck if you stay at 64GB. Besides, if you really wanted to save $, you would ditch the useless WC setup. Tavo_Nova April 30, 2012 9:16:06 PM really get the 128gb even if you just want it to be OS, but it really is more expensive at that part. imo ditch corsair h100 and buy it in your next payday inzanebuilds9934 May 1, 2012 12:09:02 PM i want to go water cooled but i guess your right i will edit it out for a cooler master hyper 212 evo. as for the ssd what do you think about a crucial 128gb? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSandy Bridge -E or Ivy Bridge for gaming ? ForumShould i buy sandy bridge or ivy bridge for gaming ? ForumHelp With Diablo 3 Z77/ Ivy Bridge $1700-$1900 Gaming Build ForumIvy Bridge vs Sandy Bridge -E for Gaming Forum~$1,000 Ivy Bridge gaming build- my first computer!!! ForumNew Ivy Bridge Gaming vs Sandy Bridge Gaming ForumFirst Build. 2k Gaming Ivy Bridge ForumIvy Bridge $1500-$2000 Gaming PC Forum$1200-1600 Ivy Bridge Gaming Desktop ForumIvy-Bridge , "Tier 2", Multi-Tasking, Gaming -Ready Rig Forum$1000 Ivy Bridge build and gaming /future ForumIvy bridge Gaming Comp Build $750.00+(revised) ForumFirst time gaming pc build ( IVY BRIDGE ) $1300-$1500 ForumMaking an Ivy Bridge gaming PC Forum$900-$1100 Gaming PC ( Ivy Bridge ?) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !