New build, Need advice please! Tags: New Build Systems Last response: August 3, 2012 3:41 PM in Systems Share tcse121 August 3, 2012 1:38:44 AM Re-completed in the correct format. Approximate Purchase Date: In the next 2 weeks. Budget Range: 0-£580 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming (Games like GTA IV, Skyrim, Saints Row 3, BF3, etc), then Video editing and rendering in Sony Vegas/After effects, 3D Text animation in Cinema 4D and web browsing of course. Are you buying a monitor: No. Parts to Upgrade: All. Do you need to buy OS: Yes. Preferred Website(s) for Parts: www.cclonline.com Location: Manchester, United Kingdom. Parts Preferences: by brand or type: Intel or AMD. Overclocking: Yes. SLI or Crossfire: No. Your Monitor Resolution: 1600x1200, may upgrade. Additional Comments: Sony Vegas, After effects CS4. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: I currently have a laptop and I cannot render/edit properly and cannot play the latest games. Here are the 3 builds I am looking at, don't know which one I should get, please give me some advice and help me decide. 1st build: CPU: i5 GPU: 560 ti MOBO: ??? 2nd build: CPU: AMD FX 6100 GPU: 560 ti MOBO: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 AMD 970A (Socket AM3+) DDR3 PCI-Express ATX Motherboard 3rd build: Phenom II X4 965 GPU: 560 ti MOBO: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 AMD 970A (Socket AM3+) DDR3 PCI-Express ATX Motherboard More about : build advice obsama1 August 3, 2012 2:54:34 AM I'd go with the 1st build. But, maybe spend a bit more for the 560 Ti 448? It has the power of the 570, and uses less power and outputs less heat. tcse121 August 3, 2012 1:47:50 PM 1st one, I made a typo, its suppose to be 550 ti. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer obsama1 August 3, 2012 3:41:19 PM Well, then I'd get the 3rd. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNEED ADVICE ON NEW (1st) BUILD PLEASE ! =) ForumAdvice on new build ( please reply asap I need to order tomorrow Forum[ New Build ] Need a bit of help and advice please ForumNew gaming PC build - need advice on parts please ! ForumProfessional Advice on my New Build Please ForumFirst New Build High-Gaming+ - advice please ForumNew build need some super quick advice please ! ForumNew build , need advice please ForumNew rig, need advice , please help.. ForumNew i7 build . Need some advice please ForumAdvice please - new build ForumNew SFF Build...need some advice please . ForumFirst Build - Need some temperature help/ advice - Please help ForumBuilding my first system need advice please ! ForumFirst new build in years, advice please . ForumHTPC Mobo+CPU ~$150 Forum[Solved] New build, need advice please ForumNeed Advice on New Build Mobo seclection Please. ForumNew SFF Build...need some advice please. Forum[Solved] PLEASE HELP NEED ADVICE ON THIS BUILD TO FINALIZE IT More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !