Solved First build help! Tags: Build Systems Product Last response: August 1, 2012 3:23 PM in Systems Share LightSeba July 31, 2012 3:00:22 PM Hi, I am making my first build and am new please recommend some parts Approximate Purchase Date: 2 months Budget: $1000 AFTER rebates and AFTER SHIPPING System usage: Gaming, Internet, Movies I am not buying a monitor I WILL be buying Windows 8 Preferred website: Newegg.com Location: Orlando, Florida, USA Part prefences: I prefer Intel card unless you have a good reason to go AMD Overclocking: Yes I am MAY upgrade to a SLI or Crossfire More about : build Tam93 July 31, 2012 3:14:37 PM Intel i5 3570k is a good processor gtx 660ti is comming out at the same price as a 570 but similar or better preformance to the 580 m 0 l Best solution ScrewySqrl July 31, 2012 3:42:25 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ Amazon) 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 ($132.86 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($40.99 @ Newegg) Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive ($66.21 @ eCost) Hard Drive: Mushkin Callisto Deluxe 240GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($174.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: VisionTek Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($219.99 @ Newegg) Case: Rosewill Challenger-U3 ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Antec 650W ATX12V Power Supply ($63.99 @ SuperBiiz) Total: $1004.99 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-07-31 11:42 EDT-0400) Share Related resources First pc build need some help plz - Forum First pc build help please - Forum First pc build, any help please - Forum £350 Gaming PC build - First build help - Forum First Build and requesting help please - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer LightSeba July 31, 2012 5:08:27 PM Thanks ScrewySqrl! Chances are I will use that! m 0 l LightSeba July 31, 2012 5:09:06 PM Best answer selected by LightSeba. m 0 l DarkOutlaw July 31, 2012 5:13:38 PM You could easily go with a 120GB ssd and save some money. OCZ has one for $85 @ newegg. Also might wanna look at the GTX 570 I believe it is. m 0 l LightSeba August 1, 2012 3:23:55 PM DarkOutlaw said:You could easily go with a 120GB ssd and save some money. OCZ has one for $85 @ newegg. Also might wanna look at the GTX 570 I believe it is. No, I already used up my 1TB on my laptop with 750GB filled on a 1TB external hard drive. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking to build my first custom computer! I need some help! Forum SolvedFirst Computer Build. Need Some Help and Advice :) Forum SolvedFirst build help needed. Forum SolvedFirst gaming build help Forum SolvedFirst Time PC Build: Antistatic help Forum SolvedNeed help for a new first time build with a budget of $400-500. Forum SolvedNeed help with my first Desktop Build Forum Solved(Virgin Builder- First build ) Half way done but need help so It doesnt explode and melt my face off please Forum SolvedFirst PC gaming build help! Forum SolvedFirst Time Desktop Build. Need Help! Forum SolvedFirst Time Gaming PC Build Help Forum SolvedNeed help with build please!! First timer/clueless Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Build, Need any Help i can get :)! Forum SolvedNeed help deciding on a case for this first build!! Forum SolvedFirst PC build HELP Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !