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 m 0 l 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 m 0 l Related resources Final check for $850 gaming build. - Forum Final check for new $850 build - Forum £850 Gaming PC.final check - Forum Please check my $850 budget gaming PC build list! - Forum Can you please check my final revision of my gaming build? - 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. m 0 l elayman May 22, 2012 6:35:31 AM Get at least 80+bronze and go with corsair, seasonic, maybe xfx m 0 l azeem40 May 22, 2012 6:37:17 AM Rosewill HIVE is just as good. Get the HIVE 550W. m 0 l 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 m 0 l 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFinal Gaming Build Check Forum SolvedFinal Check ~$1800AUD Gaming Build Forum SolvedNew Gaming Build Final Check Forum SolvedFinal check on new gaming build! Forum SolvedFinal Check - $3k Gaming Build (Monitor Included) Forum SolvedFINAL build check please: gaming Haswell i5-4570 Forum SolvedFinal check on gaming build Forum Under $1400 gaming build -- final check before ordering! Forum SolvedFinal Check 1200-1500 SWTOR/GW2/Gaming Build Forum Need A Final Check and Advice About My Gaming Build Before Purchasing! Forum SolvedFinal Build: i5 gaming (review and check) Forum Solved$1100 Gaming Build Final Check Forum Solved$500 Final Gaming Build Check Forum $850 Gaming PC Final Build Forum SolvedNew $1000 Gaming Rig - Final Build Check Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !