Solved First Build i5 3570k Tags: Build Intel i5 Systems Product Last response: June 10, 2012 11:57 PM in Systems Share jblorenz June 4, 2012 1:11:46 AM So these are the specs and I am looking for some feedback: asrock i5 3570k sapphire 6870 8g ram psu corsair 750 (i got this for like half off that's why the overkill on power, but i'm thinking about selling it and getting one with a smaller output?) I haven't totally figured out the hdd but leaning towards a 1tb western digital green 6/gbs lg blueray combo player More about : build 3570k jblorenz June 4, 2012 1:12:27 AM oh and a nzxt 410 elite case m 0 l Merueth June 4, 2012 1:13:24 AM Budget, Monitor Resolution, what kind of games you want to play, etc. Or you can fill out this: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... m 0 l Related resources First Build - i5 3570k - Parts List Included - What do you think? - Forum Need help choosing a card -i5 3570k- first build - Forum First build: i5 3570k or FX-8350 - Forum First computer build, based on i5 3570k processor (probably) - Forum Overclocking I5 3570k first time result - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jblorenz June 4, 2012 1:45:46 AM ok here is the list again: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Z77 ATX Intel Motherboard $89.99 if purchased with the i5 3570K processor (microcenter) Intel Core i5 3570K 3.4GHz LGA 1155 Processor $189.99 NZXT Crafted Series Tempest 410 Elite Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case (it was $ten off with a $20 mail in rebate) so i got it for 49.99 newegg SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 6870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card (100314-3L ) 149.99 after $10 mail in from newegg corsair 750tx I got from newegg for $70 Corsair Vengeance Low Profile 8 GB PC3-12800 1600mhz 240-Pin DDR3 Dual Channel Memory Kit SDRAM CML8GX3M2A1600C9 $52.00 (amazon) LG Black 12X Internal Blu-ray Drive 3D Playback & M-DISC Support SATA Model UH12LS29 LightScribe Support - OEM 49.99 newegg 1 tb wd green hdd 74.99 refurbished http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or 1tb wd black hdd 99.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... I'll mainly be using the computer for light work, movies, and some gaming prob running at 1920 x 1080 m 0 l Best solution Merueth June 4, 2012 2:12:03 AM Yep, that's quite a solid build. Should be able to run most games at high settings. Not a lot that I would change, other than getting a 7850 if you can afford the extra $100. Are you overclocking? Share jblorenz June 4, 2012 2:38:41 AM Merueth said:Yep, that's quite a solid build. Should be able to run most games at high settings. Not a lot that I would change, other than getting a 7850 if you can afford the extra $100. Are you overclocking? I prob won't try to overclock at first, but maybe down the road as I understand it more m 0 l jblorenz June 10, 2012 11:57:38 PM Best answer selected by jblorenz. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedtips on oc'ing first time i5 3570k and asus p8z77 v le plus Forum SolvedFirst Time Overclocking... i5 3570K / Corsair H80i Forum SolvedFirst time overclocking my i5 3570k with a Corsair H60 and a Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H motherboard Forum Solvedi5 3570K First Time Overclocking. Forum Solvedi5 3570K First Time Overclocking. Forum SolvedFirst time rig: i5 3570k and amd hd 7870 HELP Forum Solvedi5 3570k @ 4.5ghz 1.3v First time overclocking please help or give suggestions! Forum SolvedHelp With Gaming Build (i5 3570K, GTX 760, $850-900 Budget) Forum SolvedI5 3570K first temp read Forum SolvedNeed help on build for i5 3570k Forum SolvedCore i5 3570k budget build gaming pc advice on mobo Forum SolvedNew Build: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 and i5 3570k, where do I go from here? Forum Solvedi7 3770k vs i5 3570k or wait till next build... Forum SolvedWould an i5 3570k be a good fit for my build? Forum Solved[Build Ready] i5 3570k £850 budget build (ordering tomorrow) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !