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First Gaming Computer

Last response: in Systems
October 11, 2012 1:40:15 AM

So I've decided to build my own gaming computer. Could I have anyones opinion for how good this will be? Or if it will even work. Thanks!

Specifications (With newegg site):

1. Intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (


3. EVGA 04G-P4-2673-KR GeForce GTX 670 (

4.Western Digital WD Black WD2002FAEX 2TB 7200 RPM (

5. CORSAIR HX Series HX750 750W ATX12V 2.3 (

6. CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (

7. SAMSUNG 22X DVD Burner (

8. COOLER MASTER Storm Enforcer (

Thanks again if you take the time to go through all this for me! I really appreciate it! (Also I plan on installing Windows 7 on this.)

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October 11, 2012 2:08:08 AM

If you care, you can get the same performance fin games for a lot less money... the biggest ticket is that i7 - it will have within 2-3 of the FPS of an i5 for a LOT less.
October 11, 2012 2:13:04 AM

i7 is overkill
Get an i5.
and jrgong is right, 7970 > 670/680
You have the money spend a bit more for RAM that's clocked at a different speed.
Also, That motherboard is ready for trifire/sli, if you want to do that, get a better PSU.
if not, downgrade motherboards.
October 11, 2012 2:22:09 AM

you need Plextor M5P 128 SSD
16 GB 2400 G.Skill Trident
ditch the 670 for a Vapor X 7970Ghz 3GB

there a complete highend masterpiece!