Solved First Computer Build | Please Evaluate! Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: October 26, 2012 1:22 AM in Systems Share Deancc October 25, 2012 3:24:41 PM Hello, My older Toshiba laptop burned and died, so what better a time to upgrade to a nice desktop? Link: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/lnTx Approximate Purchase Date: Today or tomorrow! >:] OS Needed?: Nope Budget Range: ≈ $1000; Needs to be close, but not that much of an issue System Usage from Most to Least Important: College, gaming, general use Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Probably Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 CPU Fan: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 MB: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard RAM: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory HDD: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 7200RPM GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card Case: Cooler Master HAF 922 ATX Mid Tower Case PSU: Rosewill Capstone 750W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply Optical: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer -Thanks in advance! More about : computer build evaluate Best solution g-unit1111 October 25, 2012 4:26:33 PM Share Can't find any faults with this build - I say go for it! Deancc October 25, 2012 8:44:37 PM Best answer selected by deancc. Related resources First Time Build , Intel-based ~1200 budget, Please evaluate - Forum First Ground-Up Build -- Please Evaluate and Critique - Forum Please take a second to evaluate - Forum First Watercooling Setup... Evaluate this Build Please - Forum First Time Gaming System Under $1,000: Please Evaluate - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer g-unit1111 October 25, 2012 8:59:09 PM Oh one thing you should get the 212 Evo instead of the 212+ - stronger fan, better heat sink, and better thermal compound included. Deancc October 26, 2012 1:22:55 AM Well shoot, I had already ordered the 212+ before I saw your last post. I at least have some Arctic Silver 5, which will do the trick. Thanks again for the help bud! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forum Please evaluate my Phenom II X4 955 / Radeon 5850 build Forum Please evaluate my AMD Phenom II X4 955/ XFX 5770 x2 Gaming Build Forum Evaluate my build please ;) Forum New System Build : Please evaluate my 'Budget Gaming Computer ' Forum Please Evaluate Compatibility of this Build Forum A Baby Boomer's Last Computer Build --Need Evaluation Please Forum Newb here. Please evaluate my build and advice. Forum Evaluate my interim build please Forum Please evaluate video editing build Forum Finalizing first build , please evaluate (~700 budget) Forum Evaluate my first Overclock please Forum could you please evaluate my system? Forum My build is ready for purchase please evaluate Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !