Solved First Time build, how does this look? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: August 8, 2012 6:16 AM in Systems Share mario390 July 28, 2012 6:53:13 AM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/deRo Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/deRo/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/deRo/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($30.98 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($114.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($45.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($77.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 1.25GB Video Card ($227.86 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.49 @ SuperBiiz) Power Supply: Cooler Master 650W ATX12V Power Supply ($57.98 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg) Monitor: Asus VH236H 23.0" Monitor ($139.98 @ NCIX US) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($90.65 @ Amazon) Keyboard: Lite-On SK-1788/BS Wired Standard Keyboard ($14.97 @ Newegg) Total: $1058.86 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-07-28 02:50 EDT-0400) More about : time build Best solution azeem40 July 28, 2012 6:55:56 AM Looks good, but the 7850 OCs better and can rival the GTX 580. mario390 July 28, 2012 6:59:08 AM azeem40 said:Looks good, but the 7850 OCs better and can rival the GTX 580. I was actually looking at a 7850 but I'm more familiar with nvidia GPUs. Is there a learning curve to the AMDs? Related resources First time PC build - How does it look , what else do I need - Forum First time gaming build - £500 - £800 how does this look ? UK - Forum How Does This First Time Build Look ? - Forum My first time build . How does it look , guys? - Forum First time build , how does it look ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer azeem40 July 28, 2012 7:01:57 AM The 7xxx series is better bang for buck compared to the 5xx series. bigcyco1 July 28, 2012 7:32:43 AM 7850 is overpriced IMO. GTX 560 Ti 448 is old tech. Get a 7870 if you can afford it http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... mario390 August 8, 2012 6:16:41 AM Best answer selected by mario390. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$600 First time build .. Does this look alright to you??? ForumFirst time build , how does this look ? ForumFirst Time Build -- how does this look ? ForumFirst Time Builder - How does this setup look for gaming? ($850 max) ForumFirst time build . Does it look all right? ForumFirst gaming build , how does this look ? ForumFirst time builder. How does this system look ? ForumBuilding a PC for the first time - how does it look ? ForumFirst build ~$1000 how does it look ? ForumFirst new PC in years, how does my build look ? Forum$1100 builld first time..how does it look ? ForumDat build... ForumWanting Advice on First Time Build-700-900 Gaming/ Watch Video ForumNew Build Certification ForumWorkstation build, $3000 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !