My new/first build, your thoughts or suggestions?

Hey, let me know what you think, primary use for gaming

3930k
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492
$200 shipped from IREP
(yes I know the 3570k or 3770k works just as good for gaming, I'm getting it for 200 though and it will be better once games can utilize 6 cores)

AsRock extreme6 x79 mobo w/ game blaster sound card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157290
$270

G skill RipJaws 4GB x 2 @1600mhz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231314
$47

Gigabyte gtx 670
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125423
$400

Kingwin 850w PSU
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817121069
Free from IREP

2TB seagate barracuda sata III 7200 rpm
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148834
$120

Hyper 212 Evo
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103099
$35

NZXT phantom full tower case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146067
$130

Sony 18x DVD drive
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827118031
$17
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  1. irsninja said:
    Hey, let me know what you think, primary use for gaming

    3930k
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116492
    $200 shipped from IREP
    (yes I know the 3570k or 3770k works just as good for gaming, I'm getting it for 200 though and it will be better once games can utilize 6 cores)

    AsRock extreme6 x79 mobo w/ game blaster sound card
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157290
    $270

    G skill RipJaws 4GB x 2 @1600mhz
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231314
    $47

    Gigabyte gtx 670
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814125423
    $400

    Kingwin 850w PSU
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817121069
    Free from IREP

    2TB seagate barracuda sata III 7200 rpm
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148834
    $120

    Hyper 212 Evo
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103099
    $35

    NZXT phantom full tower case
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811146067
    $130

    Sony 18x DVD drive
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827118031
    $17


    Looks like it will be good..you will have quite the gaming rig haha
  2. As always, check the distance of the main RAM slots you'll be using to the CPU socket. The Evo's fan will likely hang over the first slot and block a DIMM with heat spreaders.
  3. Are you planning on oc'ing?
  4. mad2 said:
    Are you planning on oc'ing?


    Yes, probably only to 4.0-4.2 ghz
  5. irsninja said:
    Yes, probably only to 4.0-4.2 ghz


    Then the cm 212 evo is a great choice.
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