New build help Tags: New Build Systems Last response: May 25, 2012 2:31 PM in Systems Share booni1993 May 25, 2012 2:00:50 PM hey im building a new pc(just for gaming) in this coming week and im on a tight budget im having difficulty deciding between these 2 options whch cost the same.whch option should i go for that will give most performance in gaming.im not an overclocker choice 1 i5 2500 processor hd 7870 graphic card intel dh67cl mobo kingston 4gb ddr3 ram cm 690 2 advanced chassis choice 2 i5 2500k processor GTX 560TI graphic card asrock z68 extreme 3 gen 3 mobo ripjaw x series 8gb ram haf 932 chassis the power supply and hdd are the same of cm silent pro 600w and western digital 500gb caviar blue hdd More about : build hellfire24 May 25, 2012 2:06:42 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... m 0 l Ironslice May 25, 2012 2:16:37 PM I would definitely go with the second one; it's a more balanced out build with a better mobo/cpu/RAM and a slightly worse graphics card. However, the second processor supports overclocking and the first one doesn't; since you said you don't want overclocking, then you might want the first one... m 0 l Related resources Need Help on a new PSU for a recent build - Forum Help with a new budget build. - Forum Help with new build - Forum Help on a new build for video editting please :) - Forum Need help! Upgrade PC, Buy/build new gaming PC, or buy PS4? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer booni1993 May 25, 2012 2:18:40 PM yeah but i can always add 4 more gb of ram later will i be able to overclock the hd 7870 on the intel mobo? m 0 l booni1993 May 25, 2012 2:20:19 PM hellfire24 said:http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... im sorry hellfire but i didnt knw what to keep as title :S m 0 l hellfire24 May 25, 2012 2:20:39 PM not trying to be rude but you should follow the rules of the forum and fill this form- http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... so that we can help you in the best possible way. m 0 l booni1993 May 25, 2012 2:31:26 PM hellfire24 said:not trying to be rude but you should follow the rules of the forum and fill this form- http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... so that we can help you in the best possible way. thanks hellfire ill do it next time m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedi need a help in a choice my new pc build Forum SolvedNew build issue. CPU fan works, can't achieve post. Please Help! Forum SolvedNew build, need help Forum SolvedNew gaming/design build. need help. Forum SolvedNew build R9 295x2 M-atx case help!!! Forum Solvedneed help on a new build $1180 Forum SolvedNew Gaming Computer Build (Seeking Help) Forum SolvedNew PC Build (Need Help) Forum SolvedHelp me please new build Forum SolvedFirst and new computer build help Forum SolvedNew build help, MSI Z97 U3+ Forum SolvedNew Build PC, No Boot, no beep, no screen HELP! Forum Solvedhelp Installing Windows on a new build Forum SolvedNew build windows won't boot!! Help! Forum SolvedHELP! in setting up BIOS for a new PC build & Installing Windows Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !