Last minute critique on <$800 gaming build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: June 8, 2012 10:47 AM in Systems Share kodylaseter June 8, 2012 9:25:48 AM Approximate Purchase Date: hopefully tomorrow Budget Range: 750-800 after rebates System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, video editing, and then normal web surfing crap Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, os, dvd/cd drive, Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com or ncix US Country: US Parts Preferences: nothing really Overclocking: probably not immediately but in the future, yes SLI or Crossfire: no Monitor Resolution: most like 1920x1080 Additional Comments: i'm pretty set on what i've got, but i'd like to make sure i'm not missing anything obvious. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks Motherboard: ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($127.86 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($46.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 1GB Video Card ($203.24 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: Antec 620W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($74.98 @ Newegg) CPU: Intel Core i5 2500K (169.99 @ Microcenter) Case: Thermaltake Armor A60 AMD LEO Edition (69.99 @ newegg) Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($89.99 @ Newegg) Total: $779.07 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-06-08 05:04 EDT-0400) More about : minute critique 800 gaming build TheBigTroll June 8, 2012 10:47:13 AM sounds good. just add a hyper 212 evo for cooling Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumReady to order.... last minute critique HTPC build . Forum1100 Gaming Build . Looking for last minute critique . ForumNew Build .. last minute critiques? ForumLast minute critique for a new build ForumNeed last minute critiquing on gaming build Forum$850 Gaming build . Last minute advice please! ForumFixin to order, checking for any last minute critique . ForumLast Minute Advice for Gaming Build ForumLast Minute Advice ~$ 800 Build ForumNearly ready to order. Last minute tips appreciated! Forum$1400 gaming build - order placed, last-minute motherboard concern Forum"final" build list - opinions/ critique please ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumWhat core PC parts for gaming would you recommend? ForumNew Build, Need some input ForumIs my new build compatible ForumShoestring budget build Forum$1000 Gaming PC - Canada Forum[Solved] ~$1800 IB Gaming PC, First Time Builder Forum[Solved] The Challenge - 2nd Build - Frankencomp More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !