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 New System Build / Help Appreciated - Forum New Build Help $2000ish budget Gaming rig - Forum new build specs help (urgent) - Forum New build help - Forum Help - Newbie here looking for answers on a new build pc that doesn't work - 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 SolvedNew Build, need help with case fan/cooling Forum SolvedHelp with new build Forum SolvedNew PC build with problems and need help. Forum SolvedNew build help budget WoW/streaming Forum SolvedNew build in hawaii, help with rust problems? Forum SolvedHelp with a new gaming build Forum SolvedNew build with no sound.. HELP!!! Forum SolvedNew PC Build advice. HELP Forum SolvedNew Gaming/Video Computer Build Help Forum SolvedNeed a little help with my new build Forum SolvedNeed Help on a new PSU for a recent build Forum SolvedHelp with a new budget build. Forum SolvedHelp with new build Forum SolvedHelp on a new build for video editting please :) Forum SolvedNeed help! Upgrade PC, Buy/build new gaming PC, or buy PS4? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !