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Custom Gaming Computer Setup

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July 7, 2012 10:01:44 PM

Hey Guys,

I am planning on building a new gaming computer around $2000.

Here are the specs:
Asus P8Z77-v delux lga 1155
intel core 7 3770k
asus geforce gtx 670
128g ocv vertex 4 ssd
2 tb 7200 rpm 6 gbs/s seate hard drive
16g gskill ripjaws x series ddr 3 1866
windows 7 64 bit home edition
asus black blueray burner
coolmax zu series 1000b 1000w poower supply sli ready
and a case.

Can anyone tell me if i need a differrent power supply?
Also can anyone suggest a case around 150$

Thank you.
a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
July 7, 2012 10:05:35 PM

Swap the power supply out for a 650W.

July 7, 2012 10:07:22 PM

could you please explain why? im not very computer savvy
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July 7, 2012 10:10:37 PM

also. do all of the specs check out? i mean will my motherboard be able to utilize the full power of the ram and other components listed?
July 7, 2012 11:12:41 PM

Bump! :) 

any suggestions on a case? Thanks for taking the time to read my thread.
a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
July 7, 2012 11:15:36 PM

Your 670 won't draw that much power. A 650W will be perfectly fine for your needs.

Do you have anything by Seasonic?

I also recommend the CM Storm Trooper.
July 8, 2012 12:45:51 AM

Thank you for the info. WOuuld you be able to recommend a brand for power supply? I am moments away from ordering these parts from new egg!!!
July 8, 2012 2:55:15 AM

i just ordered the parts!!!!! thank you amuffin for tthe nfo and thank you everyone for reading.

Amuffin, do you know how many of the fans come with the cm storm trooper?? i know that there are an optional 4 or so fans, but i was not prompted to purchase these. Do you recommend thses? and if so, where can i order them? thank you
a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
July 8, 2012 5:19:13 AM

You honestly don't need any more fans than the number that are included.
a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
July 8, 2012 9:59:29 AM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
July 8, 2012 3:31:51 PM

Thank you everyone for reading my thread. How do you guys think this compputer wll fare with all of the games that are out now?