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Please help a noob.. building first computer
Jul 9, 2012, 5:36 AM
So i'm building a computer instead of just buying one and i want to know everyone's opinions, an todouble check the compatibility for all the components.. thanks a lot guys!!
here's my wishlist:
Approximate Purchase Date: This week
Budget Range: (e.g.: $1600 After Rebates)
System Usage from Most to Least Important: (Gaming, torrents, web browsing)
Parts Not Required: (mouse, speakers)
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (newegg.com)
Parts Preferences: no preference
SLI or Crossfire: no
Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080
Additional Comments: Need a good computer for gaming. I want to know if the parts i picked are fully compatible and if you guys think i should change anything.
Rosewill BLACKHAWK Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case, come with Five Fans, window side panel, top HDD dock
ASUS P8Z77-V DELUXE LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
EVGA 01G-P3-1561-AR GeForce GTX 560 Ti FPB (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support FPB Video ...
COOLER MASTER Silent Pro M700 RS-700-AMBA-D3 700W ATX12V V2.3 SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular ...
Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K
G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 14900) Desktop Memory Model F3-14900CL9D-8GBSR
COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU Cooler Compatible Intel ...
Jul 9, 2012
Jul 9, 2012
please noob building computer
Jul 9, 2012, 5:41 AM
Well i can spec out a sub $900 rig with a GTX 670 so with your budget and for gaming perhaps a tad chip/board heavy and GPU lite?
Jul 9, 2012, 5:43 AM
alright, what mobo would you recommend?
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Jul 9, 2012, 5:46 AM
This is a simple "go for for the jugular" build stock/no OC just to get best frames for your $$. From here alter/add as per your desires/wants attainable with your budget ^^
Jul 9, 2012, 5:48 AM
Hey, thanks a lot you were super helpful
Jul 9, 2012, 5:48 AM
Best answer selected by topher464.
Jul 9, 2012, 5:49 AM
Yep u are welcomed and happy shopping ^^
Jul 9, 2012, 6:17 AM
He DID say overclocking though. That CPU and board need swapped and at least 8 gigs of memory.
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