1st Build Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: September 5, 2012 7:44 PM in Systems Share iDaveeFTW September 5, 2012 12:15:17 PM hello guys what you think off my system for gaming / editing My 1st Computer Processor: £253: Intel® Core™ i7 3770K 3.50GHz http://www.amazon.co.uk/Intel-Generation-i7-3770K-3-50G... Graphics Card: £273: ASUS GeForce GTX 660 Ti DirectCU II OC 2GB http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/nvidiagef... Motherboard: £145: AsRock Z77 Extreme6 Motherboard http://www.amazon.co.uk/Z77-Extreme6-Motherboard-Conten... Ram/Memory: £73: Corsair Vengeance LP 16GB 1600MHz http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CML8GX3M2A1600C9-Vengea... Hard Drive: £77: Western Digital 1TB 64MB CHDD 7200 rpm http://www.amazon.co.uk/Western-Digital-WD1002FAEX-Cavi... Power Supply: £70: OCZ ModXStream Pro 700w Silent http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/powersupp... Optical Drive: £16: Asus DRW-24B5ST 24x http://www.amazon.co.uk/Asus-DRW-24B5ST-Internal-SATA-D... SSDrive: £79: Samsung 128GB 830 SSD SATA 6GBPS 2.5 inch http://www.amazon.co.uk/Samsung-128GB-6GBPS-Desktop-Bas... CPU Cooler: £90: Corsair H100 http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/cooling/c... PC Case: £172: Corsair Graphite Series - 600T http://www.novatech.co.uk/products/components/cases/cas... OS: £73: Windows 7 Home Premium http://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-OEM-software-intended... PC Monitor: £175: ASUS VE248H 24" http://www.amazon.co.uk/ASUS-VE248H-backlight-widescree... PC Mouse: £40: Logitech G500 Gaming Mouse http://www.amazon.co.uk/Logitech-910-001262-G500-Gaming... PC Keyboard: £40: Logitech G110 Gaming Keyboard http://www.amazon.co.uk/Logitech-920-002241-G110-Gaming... Overclocking the processor to 4.0Ghz can you rate this Bad: Good: Great: Awesome: More about : 1st build mikerockett a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2012 12:18:43 PM Define 'editing' and that will determine whether it's overkill to have the i7 or if an i5 would suffice. iDaveeFTW September 5, 2012 12:26:25 PM after effect rendering cinema 4d modeling photoshop 3d max Related resources Looking for advice on 1st gaming pc build - Forum £800 - $1300 - 1000 euro 1st time gaming pc build any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. - Forum IS this ok to build. 1ST time builder - Forum my 1st build ever - Forum 1st build for game in will it be any good ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mikerockett a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2012 12:30:34 PM Seems good then. Do you need the H100 if you're only going to 4.0ghz? I wouldv'e thought a fan would be sufficient. Hyper 212 or noctua etc iDaveeFTW September 5, 2012 12:40:19 PM wanted to go to 4.5ghz but got no idea what temp it would reach mikerockett a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2012 12:42:10 PM Not clocked a 3770k before but i would've thought fan would do 4ghz and H100 should allow 4.5ghz, have you checked the OC section of the forum? mikerockett a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2012 12:51:21 PM I think that's the best bet. post your system and see if they can offer suggestions as to clock speeds you could obtain. iDaveeFTW September 5, 2012 12:51:41 PM no but will now mikerockett a b B Homebuilt system September 5, 2012 1:07:03 PM You may find this thread helpful - Overclocking Core i7-3770K jackspeed September 5, 2012 7:44:26 PM Looks like a great computer wish I had that budget. Only 1 questions you list your monitor mouse and keyboard. Did you remember the speakers? you dont have to list them but you may want to get them if you dont have them. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved1st Build, Looking for Suitable PSU [HELP!] Forum SolvedNeed Advice for my 1st build gaming and entertain PC Forum SolvedHelp me to build my 1st gaming PC !! Forum SolvedHelp choosing my 1st build, fx 6300 vs i5 4440 Forum Solved1st Game PC Build question Forum Solved1st time build, need advice for quiet htpc/gaming build, on compatibility, as well as suggestions for improvement Forum SolvedIs this a good or bad for a 1st build? Forum Solved1st build reveiw Forum Solved1st PC Build-$800 ITX-Need Opinions... Forum Solved1st Pc Build- Are these parts comppatible? Can it be better /cheaper? Forum SolvedCase for my 1st PC Build Forum SolvedNew Build for a 1st time builder! HELP! Forum SolvedNeed help with 1st pc build Forum SolvedHELP, 1ST PC BUILD - Nothing showing up on screen :( Forum Solvedsub $500 Gaming Build (1st time, Noob builder) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !