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 SolvedBuild Help, please Forum Solved(solved)1 st custom build not working after chipset installation from cd please help if you can. Forum SolvedIs this Computer build any good? Really need Help! Forum SolvedBuild Help for Gaming PC Forum SolvedNeed help with first build desktop! Forum SolvedNeed Help Choosing $1140 Build. Forum SolvedNeed help with choosing the PSU for my build Forum SolvedPentium Anniversary build + GTX 750 Ti *HELP* Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !