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 Homemade "test bench" for computer? - Forum 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 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 Homemade computer crashing with a dozen different sorts of BsoD, I have tried replacing the memory cards but nothing changes? Forum SolvedHomemade gaming machine! Need help though :[ Forum Build Homemade Computer Forum Buying underpriced homemade computer? Forum New homemade computer internet problem Forum New homemade computer not booting help please. Forum Homemade Steambox Type Gaming Rig Forum I have a homemade computer with mobo chaintech socket 478 with cpu celeron 2.8 g Forum Homemade computer heat exchanger Forum Are these good choices for a homemade gaming PC? 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 More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !