Final Check on $850 Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: May 22, 2012 9:33 AM in Systems Share RooksRN May 22, 2012 4:18:45 AM Hey everyone, I was hoping some people could take one last look at this build before I purchase. Just trying make sure I haven't overlooked any incompatibilities or to see any areas I could improve upon for this budget range. CPU: Intel Core i3-2120 Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz LGA 1155 65W Dual-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 2000 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6819115077 Motherboard: ASRock B75 PRO3 LGA 1155 Intel B75 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6813157314 RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6820231314 HDD: Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKX 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive :: Combo'd with ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Comb [...] mbo.936991 PSU/Case: Rosewill HIVE Series HIVE-650 650W Continuous @40°C, 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified, Modular Design, Single +12V Rail, ATX12V v2.31/EPS12V v2.92, SLI Ready, CrossFire Ready, Active-PFC Power Supply :: Combo'd with Rosewill CHALLENGER Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case http://www.newegg.com/Product/Comb [...] mbo.915250 GPU: EVGA 01G-P3-1561-AR GeForce GTX 560 Ti FPB (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support FPB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Monitor: Asus ML228H 21.5" 1920X1080 2ms Full HD LED BackLight LED Monitor Slim Design 250 cd/m2 10,000,000 :1 (ASCR) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6824236099 Thanks! More about : final check 850 gaming build Outlander_04 May 22, 2012 4:43:05 AM it should work , but as alternative get a 500 watt psu and spend the money you save on a Radeon 7850 graphics card azeem40 May 22, 2012 6:31:17 AM Outlander_04 said:it should work , but as alternative get a 500 watt psu and spend the money you save on a Radeon 7850 graphics card +1 Related resources Final check for $ 850 gaming build . - Forum Final check for new $ 850 build - Forum Final Check on $1200 Gaming Build - Forum ~$1300 Gaming Build FINAL CHECK - Forum ~$ 850 - New Build Sanity Check - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 7Ghost May 22, 2012 6:33:58 AM The reviews for the Rosewill HIVE Series HIVE-650 650W say that it is missing a second PCI-E connector unless you call the manufacturer. I agree with the others, get a different PSU. elayman May 22, 2012 6:35:31 AM Get at least 80+bronze and go with corsair, seasonic, maybe xfx azeem40 May 22, 2012 6:37:17 AM Rosewill HIVE is just as good. Get the HIVE 550W. dudewitbow May 22, 2012 6:41:56 AM yeah downgrade the hive to a 550w. then you're stuck on the same boat im at, except im using a 7850 rather than a 560 ti Need Help_71 May 22, 2012 9:33:26 AM Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core $169.99 Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing $29.90 ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 $147.86 G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 $46.99 Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM $72.99 EVGA GeForce GTX 570 1.25GB $279.99 Antec One Hundred ATX Mid Tower $50.99 Antec 550W ATX12V $54.99 All prices are off of NCIX and Newegg and it comes down to 853 dollars I think Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumGaming PC Final check $1500, PSU Help! Forum$1,200 Gaming Build - FINAL check , Purchasing Tomorrow ForumFinal Build Check $1500 Intel Gaming PC w/Monitor ForumThe final build check ( gaming ) ForumNew Gaming System, Final Check & Build Log(w/photos) ForumFirst build ( final check ) ForumFirst Time PC build : Final Compatability Check Forum[ Final-Check ] $1500 Gaming /Work PC! Will be Ordered TONIGHT! Forum£ 850 Gaming PC. final check ForumFinal Check , Gaming Build 1.5k ForumSandy Bridge Gaming Rig - Final Check In ForumPlease review new day trading system with 6 monitors ForumFirst post, first custom! ~$1000, midrange gaming. ADVICE NEEDED ForumNew Build Approx 1k. ForumFirst Gaming Rig Suggestions and Input needed More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !