NEED ADVICE: NOT SURE IF ITS ALL COMPATIBLE Tags: New Build Systems Last response: June 11, 2012 1:46 PM in Systems Share G0N3 June 11, 2012 11:17:00 AM Purchase Date: December, 2012 Budget Range: $0-$1700 System Usage: Movies & Gaming Parts Not Required: Keyboard/Mouse, Speakers or Monitor Preferred Website(s) for Parts: www.centrecom.com.au & www.scorptec.com.au Country: Australia Parts Preferences: Intel Cpu Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Monitor Resolution: 1680x1050 or 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Already selected these items: CPU: Intel i7 3820 LGA2011 Sockect SSD: OCZ 120Gb, SATA 3 HDD: Western Digital (GREEN) 2Tb, SATA 3 Mother board/Main board: MSI - X79A-GD65 (8D) RAM: 32Gb, G.Skill-Sniper, DDR3 (1600MHz) 9-9-9-24-2n Chassis/Case: NZXT 410 Series Not too sure about a graphics card, max price im willing to spend is $370 (I am willing to buy 2 cards and Cross fire or SLi them if it works out better/cheaper) More about : advice compatible TheBigTroll June 11, 2012 1:28:25 PM why the heck are you spending so much on the cpu and the motherboard when you are nly spending 370 dollars on the graphics? http://pcpartpicker.com/au/p/9UpI here is a much better build. if you want the 410 case, change it up yourself m 0 l Vettedude June 11, 2012 1:46:18 PM If you are gaming, no need for an i7. Hyperthreading does just about nothing in games, the only performance benefit from an i7 is the extra L3. But even that's not enough to warrant the price. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedso before I order my parts can someone just make sure its all compatible ,thanks Forum SolvedBuilding Pc Making Sure Its compatible/Not missing anything Forum SolvedNeed advice being sure this board is DOA? Forum Solvedneed advice ive posted my bild but im not sure on what i need for my replacement gpu (just killed mine) Forum Solvedneed to make sure these are compatible before I buy! please help! Forum Just need help making sure all items in this build is compatible. Forum SolvedBuilding a $540 system, need help making sure everything is compatible. Forum SolvedSo i restarted my gaming pc build and need to make sure that all parts are compatible Forum SolvedReally need to make sure these are compatible Forum My first computer build, need to make sure its good :) Forum Need help making sure my RAM is performing at its best potential Forum Constant black screening, 90% sure its my gfx card but need some help Forum SolvedFirst Build - need some help and not sure if everything is compatible Forum New build, making sure its compatable Forum SolvedAdvice/Opinions Needed:: ITX build. Not sure about some parts. Forum [Home Built] Need to make sure its all good for gaming Forum need help with my first build. Wanting to make sure that the components are compatible with each other Forum Building first gaming computer need help making sure its right Forum SolvedI need help on this new build i'd like to know if its all compatible Forum Building my first system with a budget of around $1000-$1300, need advice to select best part for its price. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !