Are all these parts compatible with each other? (Gaming PC) Tags: New Build Compatibility Systems Last response: August 28, 2012 7:12 AM in Systems Share niallwalsh August 27, 2012 11:38:34 PM Intel Core i3-540 CPU- http://www.elara.ie/productdetail.aspx?productcode=ECE1... ASRock H55M Pro MotherBoard- http://www.advancetec.co.uk/acatalog/Asrock_H55MPro_mot... Antec 300 Case- http://www.officemax.com/technology/peripherals/compute... Storm Silent 500W LPJ19-25 PSU- http://www.scan.co.uk/products/500w-storm-silent-psu-12... GeForce GTS 450 Zone GDDR3 Nvidia Graphics Card- http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1gb-zotac-gts-450-zone-1... 8GB Team Elite DDR3 PC3-10666 1333MHz (9-9-9) Dual Channel kit RAM- (Found on this page after scrolling up slightly, they are 45euro) http://www.shop4memory.com/products/ddr3.asp#12451 Samsung F3 1TB Hard Drive- http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/storage/2009/10/06/sam... I am wanting to build a gaming PC, if these parts are not compatible could you take some out and replace them with ones that would work? many, many thanks More about : parts compatible gaming l0v3rboi August 27, 2012 11:45:15 PM You're using 2 generation old parts. Here is what I would suggest: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Dual-Core Processor (£90.24 @ Amazon UK) Motherboard: ASRock H61M/U3S3 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£47.99 @ Overclockers.co.uk) Memory: Corsair 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory (£19.68 @ Scan.co.uk) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.99 @ Amazon UK) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7750 1GB Video Card (£79.96 @ CCL Computers) Case: Antec Three Hundred Two ATX Mid Tower Case (£54.51 @ Amazon UK) Power Supply: XFX 450W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£37.07 @ CCL Computers) Total: £394.44 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-08-28 00:45 BST+0100) niallwalsh August 27, 2012 11:48:00 PM Could you also reccomend a CPU Cooler, or does the i3 have a built-in one? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer l0v3rboi August 28, 2012 7:12:20 AM You don't need an aftermarket CPU cooler as you would not be overclocking (the i3 cannot be overclocked). The CPU will come with a stock cooler. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedThis is my final gaming PC build, are the parts compatible with each other? Forum are these gaming pc parts compatible with each other? Forum SolvedIs this Spec OK for next gen gaming? and are all these parts compatible with each other? Forum SolvedAre all the parts in this build compatible with each other and how will it peform when playing games? Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible (with each other) for high-end gaming? Forum SolvedWould my custom pc parts be compatible with each other? Forum SolvedAre my PC parts compatible with each other? Forum Are My PC Parts Compatible With Each Other Forum Are these PC parts compatible with each other? Forum Is this a good set-up to build a gaming computer? Also, are all these parts compatible with each other? Forum Need to know if PC parts are compatible with each other and fit. Forum SolvedAre these computer parts compatible with each other? Forum Will all this be compatible with each other and is it a good gaming pc? Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible with each and other and what psu should I use Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible with each other? Forum SolvedIs this parts compatible to each other? Plus RAM CL changed from CL9-9-9 to CL11-11-11 Forum SolvedAre my computer parts Compatible with each other? Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible with each other (planning on buying a new machine) Forum Do any any of these parts not go with each other and will they run any pc games Forum SolvedAre these parts a good choice and are they compatible with each other? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !