Are these Components Compatible Tags: Homebuilt Laptops Computer Compatibility Components Alienware Systems Product Last response: August 3, 2012 7:59 PM in Systems Share Lasko157 August 3, 2012 7:41:16 PM This will be my first built computer my alienware laptop is 3 years old so i'm looking for a good upgrade.... so here is the list of components I have chosen.... -http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-LGA-1155-Motherboards-P8Z68-... -http://www.amazon.com/Intel-i5-2500K-Quad-Core-Processo... -http://www.amazon.com/EVGA-GeForce-DisplayPort-Graphics... -http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Vengeance-Channel-Memory-... -http://www.amazon.com/OCZ-Vertex-Series-2-5-inch-VTXPLR... -http://www.amazon.com/Western-Digital-Cache-Enterprise-... -http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005E98FVS/ref=as_li_q... -http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Cosmos-Full-Tower/d... I am open to change for up to $2000 right know this system will cost me around $1600 More about : components compatible moornix a b B Homebuilt system August 3, 2012 7:59:34 PM Consider this instead: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/dLl6 CPU: I5 3570k CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Motherboard: AsRock z77 Extreme 4 RAM: Mushkin Blackline 2 x 4GB OS drive: Plextor M3 Pro Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1 TB GPU: EVGA GTX 670 Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 PSU: Corsair HX750W Optical: Sony DVD drive OS: Win 7 Total: $1367.12 I suggested the Ivy Bridge CPUs because they perform about 5% better per clock compared to the Sandy Bridge. There is no reason to have a $300 case. Ideally, you'll want to spend under $150 or even $100. Cooler Master HAF XM is also a good midtower case. The price difference between the 670 and 680 isn't worth it. Another good alternative is the 7970. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumAre all my components compatible ForumAre these components compatible and good for high end gaming? ForumWill all the components in my gaming build be compatible ? ForumWill theese computer components be 100% compatible ? ForumAre these components all compatible ? ForumAre my computer components compatible ? ForumCompatible components ? ForumAre all these components compatible for a new gaming system? ForumAre all this components compatible ? ForumCompatible PC Components ? ForumWould These Components be compatible ? ForumAre These Components Compatible ? ForumAre these computer components all compatible ? ForumAre these components compatible ? ForumAre these components compatible ? ForumAre these Components Compatible ForumSo, are the components I've chosen compatible and good? ForumAre all these components compatible ? ForumAre these hard/ components compatible in my computer? ForumAre My PC's Components Compatible ? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !