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Last check (first build)
Aug 31, 2012, 9:17 AM
so im looking at my first build in the next few weeks, iv asked around the forums a bit and had great help so thanks for that, just wonted a last check.
CPU: intel i5 2500k £159
Hard drive: seagate 1tb 7200 rpm £57
Gpu: sapphire hd 7850 2gb £162
RAM: crosshair vengance 2x 4gb £36
Motherboard: gigabyte GA z68ap £70
PSU: corsair 600w £53
OD: liteon ihas 124 £15
Case: coolmaster haf 912 £65
total: £617 (dont wont to go any higher really)
have i missed anything out? would you recommend changing anything? thanks.
Aug 31, 2012
last check first build
Aug 31, 2012, 9:29 AM
Go for a Z77 board instead and get the i5 3570k.
Z77 - ASRock Extreme4 Mobo.
Aug 31, 2012, 9:42 AM
is it worth the extra £50 ?
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Aug 31, 2012, 11:06 AM
and that motherboard wont fit into the case as its 12" long
Aug 31, 2012, 11:31 AM
What?! The HAF 912 can EASILY fit the Extreme4. And yes mate, it's worth the money
Get the best!
The HAF 912 can even fit my Maximus V Extreme which is the biggest Z77 board out there. It's a great case
Don't you worry at all
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