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[Homebuilt] Are these parts compatible?

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August 4, 2012 2:13:03 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: Next week or two

Budget Range: $1500-$2500

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming/Recording Games, surfing the web, movies

Parts Not Required: Speakers, mouse

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.com

Country: United States of America

Parts Preferences: Intel, nvidia, asus, corsiar, cooler master

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: No (I dont know much about it)

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments: Needs to be fast and be fairly quiet. I will be recording games on this also. I think everything is compatible but I'm not sure.

NZXT Phantom PHAN-001BK Black Steel / Plastic Enthusiast ATX Full Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 2TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive [x2]
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6822148844

COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 EVO RR-212E-20PK-R2 Continuous Direct Contact 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler Compatible with latest Intel 2011/1366/1155 and AMD FM1/AM3+
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6835103099

intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I73770K
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6819116501

CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6820233246

CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 V2 750W ATX12V v2.31/ EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power Supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6817139021

GIGABYTE GV-N670OC-2GD GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

ASUS VW246H Glossy Black 24" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 ASCR 20000:1 (1000:1) Built-in Speakers
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6824236049

ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6813131821

ASUS 24X DVD Burner - Bulk 24X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 12X DVD+R DL 24X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM Black SATA Model DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Logitech G110 Black USB Wired LED Backlighting Gaming Keyboard
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit - OEM
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...


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a b B Homebuilt system
August 4, 2012 4:44:39 AM

You've done your homework. Excellent build. My recommendation would be to get the i5 3570k Save $100 and you won't notice a change in performance.

edit: and yes they are all compatible.
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a b B Homebuilt system
August 4, 2012 4:54:55 AM

Good build, will last years and is all compatible.
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a b B Homebuilt system
August 4, 2012 5:02:59 AM

its compatible. just a few ideas on budget shifts if necessary

1. I7 in a gamer build is basically unnecessary for the cost, and you pay like 100(?) dollars for extremely minimal performance gain as hyperthreading is near useless in gaming.

2. Heads up if you are totally dead set on the z77 sabertooth, that is fine, but the mobo is essentially a cost premium and basically performs the same as the ~180$ mobos

3. 16 gb ram is fine, depending on how many programs you have on, 16gb ram doesn't serve much of a gaming purpose, unless you use ram itself to load stuff(which require tweaking)

4. Possible investment in a moderately sized SSD for boot, and several games with loading screens?

5. I recommend getting low profile ram as they get in the way of cpu coolers

6. after you have everything you want, if you want to accessorize your comp with optional stuff liek more fans/fan controllers/cable sleeves etc feel free to do so with the leftover stuff)
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