Buying gaming pc rig what u guys think Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: November 5, 2012 6:53 PM in Systems Share Thatoli November 5, 2012 6:20:40 PM Hi tomshardware community , I have around £1200 to build a rig and am close to getting all the parts I don't need an monitor ,, I would like the option to crossfire in future here are my parts CPU-Intel core i5-3570k GPU-Asus amd radeon 7970 hd Motherboard-Asus sabertooth z77 motherboard Memory-Corsair 8 gb vengeance DDR3 CPU COOLER - Noctua NH-D14 dual radiator CPU cooler SSD- Samsung 256gb 830 SSD sata 6 2.5 inch Storage - Western digital caviar green 2 tb hard drive PSU-Pc power and cooling silencer mk11 950w Optical drive-Liteon ihas124-04 24x DVDrw sata Case- antec 302 Any thoughts on changes want to keep to budget of £1200 tops cheaper would be nice but I don't want to sacrifice quality for money saved , I also need an OS but that's not in the budget More about : buying gaming rig guys | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Deemo13 Homebuilt system Authority November 5, 2012 6:42:04 PM You could probably drop down to a 7950 and still have an awesome computer if you need to save money. | Report abuse bigshootr8 November 5, 2012 6:53:15 PM I agree with Deemo especially if you are only running one monitor a 7950 should be more then sufficient. And your power supply is good but you probably don't need a 950w psu you could go with something smaller. Something like what I'm linking below. http://www.scan.co.uk/products/750w-corsair-enthusiast-... | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Buying gaming pc rig what u guys think> Related ressources: ForumNew parts ordered from newegg for new gaming rig..what do u guys think ForumGaming rig , wondering what u guys think ForumI plan on building this PC in a few months what do you guys think ? ForumWhat do u guys think of this setup? ForumWhat do u guys think of my next monster gaming machine? ForumWhat do you guys think of my first build? ForumWhat do you think of this for a gaming rig ? Forum[ PC Gaming ] My Budget Build what do you guys think ? IM NOOB ! ForumWhat you think of this gaming rig ? ForumGood deal or Bad, what do you guys think ? ForumWhat do u think about this gaming rig ? ForumWhat do you guys think ForumWhat you guys think of this Rig I ordered. ForumHI! First custom-built PC , what do you guys think about it? Thanks! ForumNewbie building a gaming rig , could u guys lend a hand?? ForumStarting to buy the components for my Q9450/9550. U guys help? ForumUpgrading PC after 4 Years(2009) Need Help! [PC Noob] ForumNEW GAMING BUILD HELP ForumBudget gaming pc ForumHelp build budget gaming system please :( More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !