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[New Build]Need opinions on this Cyberpower pc

I am looking for a decent PC to run perfectly on BF3. I researched price of all the necessary components, and it comes out to be between 1200-1300 bucks. After I built one on Cyber's website with the same components, the price is 1350 with free diablo3 and mass3 game. So I think this is a perfect deal. One thing I am worry about is that do all the components fit well together? I think the motherboard here has problems with recall and stuff. One more thing, is there anything I have to get rid of or add-on for this pc?
Need opinions Thx!!! The followings are components I choose for my PC:


Case: NZXT Tempest 210 Mid-Tower Gaming Case (Black Color)
Extra Case Fan Upgrade: Default case fans
CPU: Intel® Core™ i7-3820 Quad-Core 3.60 GHz 10MB Intel Smart Cache LGA2011
Freebies: FREE! Mass Effect 3 Game
Performance Tuning Protection Plan by Intel: Intel® Core™ i7-3820 Performance Tuning Protection Plan by Intel
Cooling Fan: Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid Cooling System 120MM Radiator & Fan (Dual Standard 120MM Fans (Push-Pull)
Coolant for Cyberpower Xtreme Hydro Water Cooling Kits: Standard Coolant
Motherboard: * (3-Way SLI Support) Gigabyte X79-UD3 Intel X79 Chipset Quad Channel DDR3 ATX Mainboard w/ UEFI DualBIOS, Dolby Home Theater 7.1 Audio, GbLAN, USB3.0, SATA-III RAID, 4 Gen3 PCIe X16, 2 PCIe X1 & 1 PCI
Memory: 8GB (2GBx4) DDR3/1600MHz Quad Channel Memory
Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 2GB 16X PCIe 3.0 Video Card [+64] (EVGA Superclocked
Freebies: FREE! Diablo III Game
Power Supply Upgrade: 800 Watts - Standard Power Supply - SLI/CrossFireX Ready
Hard Drive: 1TB SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 32MB Cache 7200RPM HDD
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    You'll get by with an i5. No need for an i7 if only for gaming.

    Are you OC'ing? If no, you also don't need the CPU cooler. If you want, you can switch over to CoolerMaster Hyper 212 EVO. Should be cheaper.

    Ofcourse if you change the CPU then you should change the MoBo.

    "Standard Power Supply" - I'm not sure about this one. Is it a well known, reliable brand? If not and the PSU fails, you can fry your entire system. I suggest to upgrade this to something from reliable brands like Seasonic, Corsair, OCZ, Antec, or PC Power and Cooling.

    Great GPU. I wanted that one but when I built my PC it was still not available. :( O well...
  2. l0v3rboi said:
    You'll get by with an i5. No need for an i7 if only for gaming.

    Are you OC'ing? If no, you also don't need the CPU cooler. If you want, you can switch over to CoolerMaster Hyper 212 EVO. Should be cheaper.

    Ofcourse if you change the CPU then you should change the MoBo.

    "Standard Power Supply" - I'm not sure about this one. Is it a well known, reliable brand? If not and the PSU fails, you can fry your entire system. I suggest to upgrade this to something from reliable brands like Seasonic, Corsair, OCZ, Antec, or PC Power and Cooling.

    Great GPU. I wanted that one but when I built my PC it was still not available. :( O well...



    Thank you so much buddy. Yes I will do oc, and will there be a problem if I oc 20% or more?
  3. People have added an extra 1 GHz in their CPU simply by using air cooling (like the one mentioned). However, with Ivy Bridge, it would be a little harder. It has been done though.
  4. Best answer selected by yuntian990.
  5. I would advise you do ANYTHING other than deal with Cyberpower. Worse experience with anything I have ever ordered. They should be banned from using the term customer service. I bought an expensive system from them in May and paid extra to have it ready to ship overnight and for expedited shipping. Immediately was told parts were back ordered x 2 weeks. (NEVER believe any date they give you whether on line or in person....if you can get a person). Cancelled the order and looked around but thought they had exactly what I wanted and the latest i7 came out so I made up my mind to suck it up and wait for my DREAM computer. This was in June. Was advertised online as shipping June 20th. Had learned my lesson about trying to speed things up so was prepared to wait. As soon as they have my money the ship date changes to July1. Not happy but what can you do. July 1 comes and goes, not ready to ship. Finally get the thing on July 11. Does not work. They have NO tech support on weekends so I could not get anyone until Monday July 14. I was on the phone one minute after they opened. I spent the next hour an a half trying to get a human being on the phone. Did I mention that even when I was trying to buy the thing they basically DON"T WANT TO TALK TO YOU. I've never found a sales department more indifferent to dealing with someone who wants to buy their product. Multiple that by 10 if you have a problem with anything. FINALLY I someone in tech support ( and by the way they don't have anyone who handles complaints....tech support also handles those). So the response I got was "something came loose during shipping....you will have to open the case and fix it".......WHAT? If I wanted to work on my own I would have built if from scratch. The other option was send it back for them to fix and reship. I asked for my money back. Well that open a whole new nightmare. You have to have a RMA number before you can send it back. They stall you for at least another 24 hours to get that. "They send them out I batches" (I bet they do) so they can't just give you the number once you've called tech support and established there is a problem. I returned it immediately. And be sure to follow the page of instructions on exactly how it has to be done or they will either not take it back or cut your refund. Also you have to pay your on shipping to return an item that didn't work when it arrived. They received the item on July 23 (according to my shipping company they should have received it on 22nd.) and on to next nightmare. They don't return you money until they inspect and take apart the computer which will be "about 7 days". So 7 days later I call again. You can actually get a human being once you have an RMA number. I am informed it is "7 and can be up to 10 WORKING DAYS". I have finally received my refund today (August 8), two weeks after they received the computer back and it is....you guessed it....less than I paid for it. Add that to paying the shipping to return it and I'm out a couple of hundred dollars and about 6 weeks of aggravation and having my money tied up. Any questions on why I would recommend you NEVER buy from this company. And I haven't even gone into detail on all the times I spent on the phone when they just transferred me from one extension to another without ever getting anything more than "hold on" or just a recorded message. And by the way, the option to leave your number and be called back at your spot in the queue...I'm still waiting for those call back from June.
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