Need Build Advice Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 4, 2012 2:28 AM in Systems Share coolguy09 November 3, 2012 7:33:50 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Between now and black friday Budget Range: 400-500 Before / After Shipping System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: CPU / MOBO / RAM / CPU COOLER Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg and Micro Center Location: Garland, Texas, US Parts Preferences: No preference Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Metro 2033, BF3, Starcraft 2, Skyrim, MoP, and etc. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: I want to upgrade from my LGA 775 chipset. So far this is what I have come up with. Tell me what you think. CPU: i5 3570k $170 @Micro Center CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo $30 @Micro Center Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 $125 @Micro Center Memory: Corsair Vengeance LP 8GB 1600 $39 @Newegg Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB $70 @Newegg Case: NZXT Tempest 410 $55 @Newegg Power Supply: Corsair TX750 V2 $95 @Newegg Operating System: Windows 7 SP1 64bit $100 @Newegg Total: $464 Notes: I have the PSU / CASE / PSU already that's why it's crossed out. More about : build advice Deemo13 November 4, 2012 1:05:00 AM Looks great. I'm guessing you have a GPU already. coolguy09 November 4, 2012 1:43:29 AM Deemo13 said:Looks great. I'm guessing you have a GPU already. Yeah a GTX 550Ti, I plan on getting a Gigabyte 7950 when income tax comes around Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Deemo13 November 4, 2012 2:28:37 AM Cool. Looks pretty good. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Need some advice finishing off a build . Forum Need some advice on first time build Forum Future Proofed Budget Build - Need some Advice ! Forum $1200 Build . Finally saved up. Need advice . TY Forum First PC build need advice ! Forum Need Advice for first build on buying and compatibility Forum First build , ~$300, need opinions & advice Forum First build - need advice Forum First Time Build . Need Help/ Advice . Forum Need Advice on this build Forum New extreme build - need advice and recommendations Forum First Ever Gaming Build Need Advice !!! $700-800 Forum Build from scratch, need help and advice please. Forum First Gaming Rig Build , Need Advice Forum Need advice on new build Forum Need some advice about my build + overclocking. Forum Need advice for $1300 all-purpose build Forum Bad Build Need Advice (Flight Simulator System) Forum Need advice on build (700) Forum NVIDIA GeForce gt 630m Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !