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... 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... Related resources Need Help With a New Build - Forum Help with new computer build . - Forum New build help ! 1600$ - Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice - Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice - 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? 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 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. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice ForumNew Build RAM Help , DRAM LED light flashing red, not porting to monito ForumNew build help , budget of around $1,500 ForumNew Build w/ Many Problems Need Help ForumNew Build w/ Many Problems Need Help ForumNew Build video card help ForumNew build around 1000, help me out? ForumNeed help with New Build ForumNew PC Build HELP ! ForumNew build tips and help ForumFirst New Build . I need your opinions and help ForumNew Build Help Futureproofing Forum[ New build ] Won't boot past BIOS need help ForumNew Build !Need Help ! More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !