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First time computer builder, need help on parts compatability

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August 11, 2012 1:51:57 AM

G.Skill F3-10666CL9D-8GBXL 8G (2x 4GB ) DDR3-1333 Dual Channel [RipjawsX]


CoolerMaster HYPER-212-EVO Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler, Intel socket 2011/1366/1155/775; AMD AM2/ ,AM3/ FM1


Asus P8Z77-M PRO Z77 4xDDR3 3xPCI-E16 GBL SATA3 USB3.0 RAID eSATA HDMI DVI VGA uATX


Gigabyte GV-R787OC-2GD ATI HD 7870 OC, PCI-E 3.0, 2GB 256-bit GDDR5, 1100 / 4800 MHz, DVI, HDMI, 2x Mini DP, DX11.1, Fan


Corsair CMPSU-850TXM 850W, Modular TX Series PSU, 80PLUS Bronze, 140mm Ultra Quiet Fan, 1x 24Pin, 1x 8-Pin EPS, 4x PCIE, 8x SATA, 8x Molex

Intel I5 3570K IVY BRIDGE CPU : LGA1155 Core i5-3570K 3.40GHz 6MB Cache

This is what I'm planning to buy. I would ask if someone could tell me if these parts work together. Thanks.
August 11, 2012 2:06:14 AM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
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August 11, 2012 2:18:58 AM

your budget, where you live, what parts you dont need, upgrade options that you would like, and your system usage.

i can build something thats better
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August 11, 2012 2:36:36 AM

We can better assist you if you fill out the following template...

In order to make things easy, copy and paste the following template into your post and edit the italicized examples to suit your needs:


Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this week (the closer the better)

Budget Range: (e.g.: 300-400) Before / After Rebates; Before / After Shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: (e.g.: Folding@Home, gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies)

Are you buying a monitor: Yes / No



Parts to Upgrade: (e.g.: CPU, mobo, RAM) **Include Power Supply Make & Model If Re-using**

Do you need to buy OS: Yes / No
Please note that if you're using an OEM license of Windows, you will need a new one when buying a new motherboard.

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (e.g.: newegg.com, ncix.com -- to show us selection & pricing)

Location: City, State/Region, Country - we need to know where these parts are being assembled and whether there are good store-only deals available

Parts Preferences: by brand or type (e.g.: I would like to upgrade to Intel CPU)

Overclocking: Yes / No / Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Yes / No / Maybe

Your Monitor Resolution: (e.g.: 1024x768, 1280x1024, 1440x900, 1600x1200, 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200 or if you're upgrading please state what you'd want to get)

Additional Comments: (e.g.: Need to have a window and lots of bling, I would like a quiet PC. Please also list specific software or games you're using)

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: (e.g. I'm having trouble running game X or my PSU broke)

Include a list of any parts you have already selected with descriptively labeled links for parts. Please do not post only links.
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