Homemade Gaming Computer Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: August 27, 2012 6:55 PM in Systems Share TheOneWhoNeedsAdvice August 27, 2012 6:33:37 PM Hello World. I started a project to upgrade from a laptop to a desktop and I decided to make it myself. I have most of the parts picked already, but i need advice if it should be better. (INTEL) Motherboard: ASUS Maximus V Gene LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard Case: Rosewill BLACKHAWK Gaming ATX Mid Tower Computer Case, come with Five Fans, window side panel, top HDD Hard Drive (storage): Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARS 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive SSD: Mushkin Enhanced Chronos MKNSSDCR120GB 2.5" 120GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive RAM: G.SKILL Sniper Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) Desktop Memory Model F3-17000CL11D-8GBSR OR Patriot Intel Extreme Master, Limited Edition 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) Desktop Memory Model Video Card: EVGA 02G-P4-2670-KR GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 Heatsink: Noctua NH-D14 120mm & 140mm SSO CPU Cooler All help/advice is appreciated! More about : homemade gaming computer lewbo August 27, 2012 6:46:22 PM I don't recommend the micro atx motherboard. Also I recommend a corsair tx650 power supply. m 0 l TheOneWhoNeedsAdvice August 27, 2012 6:48:31 PM What motherboard do you then suggest, and will 650 be enough? m 0 l Related resources installing windows on a homemade gaming PC? - Forum PS4 vs Homemade Gaming PC - Forum Homemade Gaming PC for $900 - Forum Gaming Homemade PC build - Forum Homemade computer crashing with a dozen different sorts of BsoD, I have tried replacing the memory cards but nothing changes? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ a b B Homebuilt system August 27, 2012 6:52:36 PM ASRock Z77 Extreme4. 650W suffices for 670 SLI. m 0 l FinneousPJ a b B Homebuilt system August 27, 2012 6:55:10 PM Yes, it's too expensive for what it is. m 0 l TheOneWhoNeedsAdvice August 27, 2012 6:55:11 PM What's the difference between them, what bad about the first motherboard? Price? m 0 l TheOneWhoNeedsAdvice August 27, 2012 6:55:24 PM I agree, but i liked it for its perks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHomemade gaming machine! Need help though :[ Forum Build Homemade Computer Forum Buying underpriced homemade computer? Forum New homemade computer internet problem Forum Homemade Steambox Type Gaming Rig Forum New homemade computer not booting help please. Forum I have a homemade computer with mobo chaintech socket 478 with cpu celeron 2.8 g Forum Are these good choices for a homemade gaming PC? Forum Homemade computer heat exchanger Forum Homemade computer power button/switch Forum First HomeMade Gaming Pc Forum My First Homemade Computer! Forum My First home-made gaming pc .... opinions Forum Homemade Gaming Server Forum Solvedbuilding gaming computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !