My first new ivy bridge build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: May 2, 2012 10:39 PM in Systems Share noarlock May 2, 2012 10:21:06 PM Hey guys my old pc is about to die so I decided to build a new ivy bridge pc, here are the parts. CPU: Intel Core i7 3770K Unlocked Quad Core Hyperthreading Processor LGA1155 3.5GHZ Ivy Bridge 8MB Retail http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=70540 (348$) CPU Cooler: Coolermaster Hyper 212 Evo Direct Touch 4 Heatpipe Heatsink AM2 AM3 LGA1366/1155/1156/2011 120MM http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=64385 (34,98$) GPU: ASUS Radeon HD 7850 860MHZ 2GB 4.8GHZ GDDR5 DVI HDMI 2XMINIDP PCI-E Video Card http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=69864 (269.99$) RAM: Patriot G2 Series Division 2 8GB 2X4GB PC3-12800 DDR3-1600 9-9-9-24 1.65V Dual Channel Memory Kit http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=63407 (49,99$) Motherboard: ASUS P8Z77-V Pro LGA1155 Z77 DDR3 SLI 3PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 2PCI SATA3 DisplayPort USB3.0 Motherboard http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=69883&promoid=1058 (224.99$) Hard drive: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200RPM 64MB SATA 6Gbps 3.5IN Internal Hard Drive - OEM http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=65701&promoid=1058 (89,99$) Power Supply: OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W Modular High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandy Bridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom (80$) Case: Thermaltake Chaser MK-1 ATX Full Tower Computer Case 4X5.25 6X3.5 INT USB 3.0 Black http://www.ncix.com/products/?sku=62655 (159,99$) Comment on my spec and if there is anything I should change tell me I really have no budget. More about : ivy bridge build neal0790 May 2, 2012 10:34:47 PM It doesnt look bad but for a for like 300 more it could be a hell of alot better. What exactly is your budget? Also what are you mainly going to be using this rig for? gaming or programming? m 0 l noarlock May 2, 2012 10:39:38 PM I really dont have a budget but i would probably cap the budget at 1300$-1400$ and i am building for gaming and programing m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIvy bridge or Haswell? I am building my first new PC in 6 years Forum Building my first pc with the new ivy bridge cpu, advice/suggestions? Forum SolvedNew build: Ivy Bridge-E, Haswell, or Wait? Forum SolvedNew pc build for gaming needed should I go haswell or ivy bridge? Forum SolvedAdvice on first Ivy Bridge gaming PC Build $1000-$1500 Forum SolvedFirst Time PC Build Update: Ivy Bridge vs. Core i7-3820, and Cases Forum SolvedHelp with first gaming PC Build $1000-$1500, Ivy Bridge Forum Solved~$1,000 Ivy Bridge gaming build- my first computer!!! Forum SolvedFirst Build. 2k Gaming Ivy Bridge Forum SolvedHaswell or Ivy bridge for new gaming build? Forum First Build Config Check: Very Silent, Ivy Bridge-E 4930K / GTX 780 Forum Solved~$1200 Ivy Bridge build for new GTX650Ti Forum SolvedNew Intel Ivy-Bridge gaming build Forum SolvedNew ivy bridge build - help mobo & memory - diablo3 Forum SolvedNew build: Ivy bridge vs Sandy Bridge-E Forum Please help me with my new Ivy Bridge 780 ti build (or buy). Forum New Broadwell coming- Build Ivy Bridge or Haswell Now? Forum Seeking Help for First Build: ~$1200 Mid Range Ivy Bridge Gaming PC Forum First Build Feedback - $1100 Ivy Bridge, Intel Forum SolvedBuilding a New I5 ivy bridge gaming Rig Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !