Buying today please check Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: September 16, 2012 12:40 AM in Systems Share barter September 14, 2012 12:14:19 PM your thoughs please PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£175.27 @ CCL Computers) Motherboard: MSI Z77MA-G45 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£75.32 @ Scan.co.uk) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£36.88 @ Amazon UK) Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.80 @ Novatech) Case: Zalman Z9 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case (£46.98 @ Novatech) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 600W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£52.92 @ Ebuyer) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer (£13.98 @ Novatech) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) (£68.59 @ CCL Computers) Total: £534.74 (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-09-14 13:07 BST+0100) with https://www.aria.co.uk/SuperSpecials/Other+products/ARI... - £144 grand total £679 anything you experts can see?? More about : buying today check bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 14, 2012 12:36:39 PM Looks good to me enjoy! williamjuly2003 September 14, 2012 12:39:21 PM Only thing I noticed is your getting a mid tower case but your motherboard is Micro atx. Which "might" cause issues with installing your MB into your case but probably won't only thing I noticed. Related resources Buying Today - Final Check Please - Forum Buying today $1200 gaming PC, please double- check for me - Forum New all around build check buying today or tomorrow - Forum Final check , buying today , 1st time builder! - Forum [New Build] could someone check components ( buying today ) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 14, 2012 12:40:56 PM Your case says it supports micro motherboards so you are fine. barter September 14, 2012 12:47:45 PM :-) yeah just checked...well i'm looking forward and stuck a 600w psu with a view to run crossfire in a year or 2, but i am worried that as a m/ATX board will they fit?? bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 14, 2012 12:52:28 PM it might but i wouldn't count on it your better off getting this for crossfire mobo:GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD3H LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... barter September 14, 2012 1:10:47 PM hummm that adds another £42 to the build which i just can't do as i'm already £29 over...tbh it's not that critical i'm sure by the time i want to crossfire there will be other cards on the market that will give me as much bang for my buck :-) barter September 14, 2012 1:36:43 PM how about either of these:- http://pcpartpicker.com/uk/part/msi-motherboard-z77ag45 or http://pcpartpicker.com/uk/part/gigabyte-motherboard-ga... or http://pcpartpicker.com/uk/part/asrock-motherboard-z77p... bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 14, 2012 10:34:27 PM not sure never try those ones sorry i just don't want to say yes and then you end up buying it and it turns out to be junk know what i mean also that second one doesn't support crossfire or sli egilbe September 14, 2012 10:40:50 PM Matx fits in all form factors, save one. No worries with it fitting in your case. I prefer professional versions of windows, rather than home editions. YMMV bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 14, 2012 10:48:38 PM egilbe said:Matx fits in all form factors, save one. No worries with it fitting in your case. I prefer professional versions of windows, rather than home editions. YMMV That's not the concern anymore he wants to crossfire iin future egilbe September 14, 2012 11:22:32 PM the MSI board you originally picked out will fit two double slot GPU's in crossfire, but it will be tight between the two cards. barter September 15, 2012 8:29:54 AM well i ended up going for this one http://uk.msi.com/product/mb/Z77A-G45.html so should be ok, might have to get a few more fans to keep it cool :-) egilbe September 15, 2012 2:14:06 PM That's a good board. If I buy MSI, I stick to the military class ones. They seem to last longer. barter September 15, 2012 4:53:25 PM thanks all :-) bigcyco1 a b B Homebuilt system September 16, 2012 12:40:04 AM no problem your welcome! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst gaming pc, buying today please lookover ForumOrdering today , sanity check , please ForumPlease check this Computer setup, I need an answer today ForumBuying Today , Final checks ForumCheck my build please before I order today ForumOrder goes out today , final check , please . ForumLast Compatablity Check (want to buy today ) ForumNewb: Rate my build, worth the money? Suggestions Please.Buying Today ! ForumNew gaming PC. Thoughts? ForumMSI gtx 560 drive help! Please! ForumNeed advice with a cpu and ram Please ForumAcer Aspire 5742 Problem Please Help! Forum$1500 gaming rig - Please review ForumCompatibility Check before purchase! ForumBuild please look! 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