What can I change to save some money on this build? I have never OC'd anything but I was attempting to get the right hardware so that in the future I could if I choose to. Any tips would be helpful. I am trying to stay under 800.00$ and I still have to buy OS. give or take 50.00$. Play games mostly like SC2, Diablo, WoW, LoL, but I do want to use this as a replacement to my PS3 so games like Skyrim and CoD I would like to run smoothly. Thanks in advance.
CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($134.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.88 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($55.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($216.97 @ Newegg)
Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($42.50 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ SuperBiiz)
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
It did give me this though:
ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard has an onboard USB 3.0 header, but the Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case does not have front panel USB 3.0 ports
I see where I can get a less expensive PSU. I was also wondering if there was a GPU that would be recommended that might be a little less costly with not to much of a loss in gaming potential. Or a CPU / motherboard change?