Closed Solved

I need help building a gaming computer


Recently i decided on building a new computer and i need help getting a PSU that's right for my computer. Here are my specs:

Intel Core i7-3820 3.6Ghz LGA 2011 CPU No Heatsink

Asus SABERTOOTH-X79 LGA 2011pin 8 X DDR3, 3 X PCI-E Motherboard

Kingston KINSV300S37A/120G 120GB SSDNOW V300 SATA3 2.5" SSD HDD

G.Skill Ripjaws-X 16GB Kit (8Gx2) DDR3-2133 F3-2133C9D-16GXH

WD 3.5" Black 1TB WD1002FAEX SATA3 7200rpm HDD


Thermaltake Contac 30 CL-P0579 Universal CPU Cooler - 3 Heat Pipes, 12cm LED Fan

Thermaltake VO200M1W2N REVO Full Tower USB3.0 Case

I would also appreciate if you guys gave me different suggestions on what i could improve or change

2 answers Last reply Best Answer
More about building gaming computer
  1. Best answer
    I wouldn't not go with the x79 platform for gaming an i5 3570k and a z77 motherboard would serve you better.

    that means different ram as well.

    For the PSU I recommend you go with something from seasonic, enermax or corsair.
  2. Best answer selected by iLikeMudkipz.
Ask a new question

Read More

Power Supplies Computers Components