/ Sign-up
Your question

Everyday PC Build Check

  • New Build
  • Systems
  • Product
Last response: in Systems
May 1, 2012 3:10:51 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: This month.

Budget Range: $500 - $700

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, music, watching movies..

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, HDD(Caviar Blue 500GB), Motherboard (MSI Z77A-G43), Case (HAF 912), PSU (ModXTreme 600W)

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country: Guam

Parts Preferences: Whatever has the best efficiency; Intel processor though.

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: No

Monitor Resolution: 1280x1024

Additional Comments: This will be an all-purpose everyday desktop. Debating what CPU I should get 3570k for $250+ or 2500k for $220. Also what GPU should I get?


2500K = $224.34
Windows 7 = $99.99
212 EVO = $34.95
EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti DS Superclocked = $272.09 (Couldn't find a 7850 that would ship to Guam for the same price if you find one though, let me know)

Need 8GB RAM

= 631.42 (not including ram)

More about : everyday build check

May 1, 2012 3:55:06 PM

Build looks fine. I might only suggest giving some serious thought to an SSD.