Feedback on first build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: August 3, 2012 11:27 PM in Systems Share rayfinkle August 3, 2012 9:54:33 PM Approximate Purchase Date: hopefully within the next few days Budget Range: $800-$900 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, media, surfing internet, PS, and a little video editing Are you buying a monitor: No Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg Parts Preferences: no Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: probably not Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Why Are You Upgrading: I have a pre built computer now and it's out of date Here's the current build. Any feedback on what's wrong with it or what I could improve on is appreciated COOLER MASTER HAF 912 RC-912-KKN1 Black SECC/ ABS Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case- $59.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASRock Z75 Pro3 LGA 1155 Intel Z75 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard- $84.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... XFX Double D FX-785A-CDFC Radeon HD 7850 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP- $269.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SeaSonic M12II 520 Bronze 520W ATX12V v2.3 / EPS 12V v2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply- $79.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K- $229.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL- $45.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive- $89.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... LG DVD Burner 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM Black SATA Model GH24NS90 - OEM- $17.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Total: $878.92 More about : feedback build g-unit1111 August 3, 2012 10:16:28 PM That Seasonic is a good PSU but it might be a bit underpowered. This will give you more room for future expansion: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Otherwise everything else looks good. m 0 l rayfinkle August 3, 2012 11:27:27 PM ok thanks. Also looks like that motherboard is sold out so I'm probably going to use this one: ASRock Z77 Pro3 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Also, am I required to purchase any additional cables? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst post. First build. Information inside. Looking for some feedback, please! Forum Solved(My first pc build) mainly for WoW, Would love some Feedback. Forum SolvedFeedback on my first custom build PC Forum SolvedFirst Budget Build, Need Feedback please. Forum Solvedopinions on my first build PLEASE GIVE FEEDBACK Forum SolvedFirst time media server build feedback would be much appreciated. Forum SolvedFirst Build for a Novice - Opinion/Feedback on Parts Forum SolvedFeedback on First Build Forum SolvedFirst build feedback Forum SolvedFirst PC build, looking for feedback. Forum SolvedCan I get feedback on my first gaming build? Forum SolvedFirst custom build, Positive feedback appreciated. Forum SolvedFirst build: father and daughter, would like feedback on my choices Forum SolvedFirst time build (BitFenix Prodigy), looking for feedback please Forum SolvedFeedback on first build Forum SolvedFirst build feedback & last minute questions Forum SolvedI need some feedback on my first build! Forum SolvedFirst gaming build, can i get some feedback Forum SolvedFirst time build feedback sub $900 build Forum SolvedBuild Ready, would appretiate any feedback (First independent build) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !