Rate my budget build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: September 6, 2012 12:39 AM in Systems Share xxpepexx September 5, 2012 11:42:43 PM I'm planning to get: CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: NZXT HAVIK 120 75.8 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling 500W ATX12V Power Supply Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer Also, one question, is it dangerous that the minimum watt supply for the gpu is 500 and that my power supply is right on it? More about : rate budget build obsama1 September 5, 2012 11:45:55 PM The PSU is more than enough. Looks great! m 0 l xxpepexx September 5, 2012 11:52:48 PM So it's alright if the psu wattage is on the minium watt supply? I'm just scared that I will go over the psu's limite and my pc will shut down while im in the middle of a game m 0 l Related resources How does this budget build rate by you guys and is everything compatible? - Forum Rate My Build for 1st timer with $600 Budget - Forum rate this itx budget build - Forum Rate/Help with budget build $600-$700 AUD - Forum rate my budget build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer obsama1 September 6, 2012 12:38:21 AM That build will probably use 300w at max. 500w is enough. m 0 l obsama1 September 6, 2012 12:39:08 AM They say 500w for minimum since there are some really low quality PSU's out there that are labeled at 500w but only provide 250w. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedRate my $1300-1500 budget build Forum SolvedRate my build (budget mmo/rts build) Forum SolvedRate my first build? (budget of £1,300.00 or $2,000.00) Forum SolvedFirst time budget build (rate my build topic) Forum Budget system build - Rate/10 Forum Looking for a budget gaming build, can you rate this set-up? Forum Please rate/help with my custom build Budget Gaming PC- Budget of 600 Forum SolvedRate My Budget Build Gaming PC Forum SolvedRate my $600 budget build Forum Rate this budget pc build? Forum Rate my Build - First Time Budget Forum Budget Build - Rate it - Give Advice - Etc. Forum SolvedRate my budget gaming build Forum SolvedRate my new Gaming Budget Build!!! Forum Please rate this build ($1200 Parts budget) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !