I want to build a pc for gaming and net surfing

I have chosen the following
i7 2600k
asus ASUS P8Z77-V PRO Motherboard
g.skill 4gbX2 sniper ram
seasonic 620 v cooler
1 tb sata hd
4gb ddr3 zatoc nvidia geforce 430???
PLs advice urgently
I want the pc to last minimum for 5 years
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  1. That video card is way underpowered for your system. Consider this instead.

    ASUS ENGTX550 TI DC/DI/1GD5 GeForce GTX 550 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
  2. That's the same power as the zotac card you originally had listed. The 400 is just too underpowered for your cpu, you need to be looking at a 550 (at a minimum) or 550 ti (preferable).

    Take a look at this one:
    Galaxy NVIDIA GeForce GTX550 Ti 1 GB GDDR5 Graphics Card
  3. Is everything else ok?? I am confused between i5 2500k and i7 2600k
    I am also confused about ram whether corsair or gskill
    Cooler whethe to go for seasonic 620v or cooler master 750V
  4. The 2500k is preferable unless you are using heavily multithreaded apps. Save yourself $100 and get the i5 unless you really need the hyperthreading of the i7.

    Corsair or gskill doesn't matter. As long as the ram meets the specification of 1.5 volts or lower
    G.Skill Sniper DDR3 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) PC RAM (F3-12800CL9D-8GBSR)

    The Seasonic is much better than the Cooler Master.
  5. I sent u a message so can u please consider my request...
  6. sahil9211 said:
    I sent u a message so can u please consider my request...

    I didn't get any message.
  7. Budget is Rs55000
  8. Hey u have seen the website from where i am gonna buy the components.Can u pls help me in deciding a good desktop...My budget is Rs.50000-60000...I have already got the led and the hard disk so dont include them....
    I would preferably want an i7 processor...Pls help me out...Its urgent
  9. Try to make it possible in aroud 50-55..
    processor,motherboard,ram ,graphic card,cooler,cabinet and nothing else
  10. 900-1000 USD roughly...

    Do you think you need a k version processor? I'm assuming that because your asking this question in the first place, you wont be overclocking. Also, for a gaming machine, the i5 2500 is plenty enough horse power. I agree with the above poster, save the 100$ (5500 rupees) and go with the i5 over the i7.

    What games are you planning on playing?
  11. ASUS P8Z68-V/GEN3 Motherboard - Rs.14734
    G.Skill Sniper DDR3 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) PC RAM (F3-12800CL9D-8GBSR) - Rs.3616
    Intel 3.3 GHz LGA 1155 Core i5-2500K Processor - Rs.13356
    Sapphire AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6850 1 GB GDDR5 Graphics Card - Rs.9906
    WD Caviar Blue 500 GB HDD Internal Hard Drive (WD5000AAKX) - Rs.4082
    Asus DRW-24B3ST Internal Optical Drive (Black) - Rs.1135
    Cooler Master Enforcer Mid Tower Cabinet - Rs.6722
    Corsair CMPSU-500CXV2UK 500 Watts PSU - Rs.3611

    Total: 53482
  12. i choose it as follow-
    i5 2500k -13356
    asus P8Z77-V PRO Motherboard -16669
    Skill Sniper DDR3 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) PC RAM (F3-12800CL9D-8GBSR) - Rs.3616
    Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced Mid Tower Cabinet-5484
    Corsair CMPSU-650TXV2UK PSU-5856
    Asus NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti 1 GB GDDR5-8485
  13. That's a good system. It'll keep you happy for several years to come.
  14. I just have a fuss in my mind that i want i7...I seriously do not know about the difference or anything...I just believe that if i m spending 50-55 grands,y not upgrade it to i7 with 100$...What do u say
  15. For gaming and surfing the web you will not see any difference between the i5 and i7. So it is just throwing away money on the i7. Besides, with the 2500k, you can overclock the cpu and get even better performance from it.
  16. This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
  17. Hey bsomeone told me sabertooth x77 is better than asus P8Z77-V PRO Motherboard with around 30$ difference????/
    Which1 shall i choose
  18. The extra money on the sabertooth all goes for that silly looking shrouding covering the motherboard. It's not worth the extra money.
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