Help build Powerhouse Tags: New Build Monitors Systems Product Last response: October 26, 2012 4:07 AM in Systems Share McNample October 26, 2012 3:10:56 AM i need a powerhouse computer for games video and other powerful stuff. i dont know what parts to pick ya dig? Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: asap Budget Range: 6000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: anything Are you buying a monitor: Yes Do you need to buy OS: Yes Location: texas Parts Preferences: i donno Overclocking: what? SLI or Crossfire: what? Your Monitor Resolution:higer is better i guess? More about : build powerhouse ckholt83 October 26, 2012 3:12:42 AM Use this template to provide us with more information so we can give you the best advice possible: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra... m 0 l McNample October 26, 2012 3:18:36 AM there dog m 0 l Related resources Need help with AMD powerhouse build. - Forum Need help reviving a powerhouse - Forum First Build - Amateur CG Powerhouse - Forum Budget $600 New Build Powerhouse - Forum Building a Powerhouse for ~$1000 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer excella1221 a b C Monitor October 26, 2012 3:56:23 AM $6,000? That's a lot. Would you like a 3-monitor Eyefinity setup? It sounds perfect for your budget. Hell, even a 6-way would fit. m 0 l ckholt83 October 26, 2012 4:07:37 AM 6k is an obscene amount of money to spend on a computer. I just started throwing money at things willy nilly and still came up under budget. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Amazon) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($81.27 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme9 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($309.47 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($189.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive ($129.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung 840 Pro Series 512GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($599.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 690 4GB Video Card ($1049.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Silverstone FT02S-USB3.0 ATX Mid Tower Case ($229.00 @ Amazon) Power Supply: SeaSonic X Series 850W 80 PLUS Gold Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($166.29 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Asus BW-12B1ST/BLK/G/AS Blu-Ray/DVD/CD Writer ($55.73 @ NCIX US) Monitor: Dell U2711 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($793.88 @ Amazon) Monitor: Dell U2711 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($793.88 @ Amazon) Monitor: Dell U2711 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($793.88 @ Amazon) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 (64-bit) ($136.45 @ B&H) Total: $5649.80 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) I suppose you could drop the NH-D14 and put the rest into a custom watercooling kit. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources DIY powerhouse Mini-ITX rig help. Forum New build, Video editing powerhouse Forum $1600 Photoshop Powerhouse Help Forum Wanting to build a quiet powerhouse. Forum Powerhouse on a Budget - Help! Forum first time build - computer powerhouse!!! Forum My Attempt at building a $3000 powerhouse pc =) Forum SolvedHelp with Pc build Forum SolvedBest Pc Build For $1,300? Help Forum SolvedSome help finalizing my build would be appreciated. Forum SolvedNew Build, need help with case fan/cooling Forum SolvedBudget PC Build! (Need Help) Forum Solved3rd PC Build- $3000 Build Help! Forum Solvedi wana build a gaming pc help Forum SolvedPls Help with my GAMING build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !