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October 31, 2012 1:42:36 PM

Budget Range: 3000 $

System Usage from Most to Least Important : ( Gaming, CS6 , Surfing the Web )

Are you buying a monitor: No

Parts to Upgrade: CPU GPU and mobo

Do you need to buy OS: No

Preferred Website(s) for Parts ( Amazon, newegg )

Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, Nvidia card

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Your Monitor Resolution: 2560 x 1440

Why Are You Upgrading : My PC is old



More about : 3000 cpu gpu mobo

October 31, 2012 2:01:29 PM

Chances are you will also need new RAM and a PSU. But that is impossible to tell without all your system specs. Please list all the specs.
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October 31, 2012 2:07:57 PM

so you are only upgrading mobo cpu and gpu
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October 31, 2012 2:11:57 PM

larrym said:
Chances are you will also need new RAM and a PSU. But that is impossible to tell without all your system specs. Please list all the specs.


Ram : Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory (CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10)

PSU : Cooler Master Silent Pro Gold (SPG) 1200 Watts Modular Power Supply
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October 31, 2012 2:12:23 PM

bigcyco1 said:
so you are only upgrading mobo cpu and gpu


Yes
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October 31, 2012 2:14:46 PM

[If you only want a single card just remove one or did you want a different card

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($198.49 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1158.46
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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October 31, 2012 2:17:36 PM

bigcyco1 said:
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($198.49 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1158.46
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)


This looks like a solid choice but wouldn't an i7 be better for CS6 and gaming ?
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October 31, 2012 2:21:00 PM

Pc_builder_98 said:
This looks like a solid choice but wouldn't an i7 be better for CS6 and gaming ?
not for gaming but for CS6 and video editing and rendering type things sure here you go

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($198.49 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1278.46
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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October 31, 2012 2:26:09 PM

Cool but i want to spend 3000 $ and use it to it's max potential, the price of these parts are 1278 dollars
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October 31, 2012 2:28:41 PM

So what do you want a whole build a gtx 690 or what
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October 31, 2012 2:30:47 PM

bigcyco1 said:
So what do you want a whole build a gtx 690 or what


No not a whole new build, just the latest GPU CPU and motherboard the cost 3000 $ combined :) 
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October 31, 2012 2:37:59 PM

Pc_builder_98 said:
No not a whole new build, just the latest GPU CPU and motherboard the cost 3000 $ combined :) 
o.k. well you don't need anymore then this

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus Maximus V Extreme EATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($364.00 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 680 2GB Video Card (3-Way SLI) ($519.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 680 2GB Video Card (3-Way SLI) ($519.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 680 2GB Video Card (3-Way SLI) ($519.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $2240.96
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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October 31, 2012 2:42:18 PM

you could just get this it's very best motherboard and most powerful card you can buy

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus Maximus V Extreme EATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($364.00 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 690 4GB Video Card ($1049.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $1730.98
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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October 31, 2012 2:47:11 PM

bigcyco1 said:
you could just get this it's very best motherboard and most powerful card you can buy

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus Maximus V Extreme EATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($364.00 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 690 4GB Video Card ($1049.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $1730.98
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)


That looks awesome , Sorry i replied to you using my other account
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October 31, 2012 2:47:23 PM

Best answer selected by ultimate shadow-6.
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October 31, 2012 2:47:47 PM

It's o.k. enjoy!
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