900 dollar pc build for recording and gaming Tags: New Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: November 5, 2012 8:42 PM in Systems Share platenix November 5, 2012 7:04:02 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Not sure Budget Range: 700-850 not any more then that System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: everythiiing Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Amazon,TigerDirect Location: Parts Preferences: Overclocking: Maybe dont need if good cpu SLI or Crossfire: yes Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: I woud like to have the best but not use maximum money please not more then 850 whana play bf3 on high or ultra And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: cant play that many games on my laptop More about : 900 dollar build recording gaming mrdowntownkiller a b 4 Gaming November 5, 2012 7:27:10 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($169.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($26.22 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($114.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($40.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card ($209.99 @ Newegg) Case: Rosewill Challenger-U3 ATX Mid Tower Case ($59.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ CompUSA) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($89.99 @ CompUSA) Total: $850.13 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) platenix November 5, 2012 7:33:53 PM what about the fx series Related resources 900 dollar pc build for recording and gaming - Forum My 900 dollar gamer/edting build and recording - Forum [First Build ] ~ 900 Dollar gaming rig - Forum Help with 700 to 900 Dollar Gaming Build - Forum 900 - 1000 dollar build , gaming and engineering software - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sheepsnowadays November 5, 2012 8:00:20 PM @mrdowntownkiller I don't think that ram will work with that cpu cooler. I suggest getting some low profile ram without big heatsinks so they don't interfere with your cpu cooler. mrdowntownkiller a b 4 Gaming November 5, 2012 8:42:17 PM platenix said:what about the fx series oh common are you comparing the 3570k with an amd cpu trust me the 3570k will whoop any amd cpu's ass sheepsnowadays said:@mrdowntownkiller I don't think that ram will work with that cpu cooler. I suggest getting some low profile ram without big heatsinks so they don't interfere with your cpu cooler. actually it will work , its only 2 slots anyway as he will install it at slot 1 and 2 for the dual channel he will not even get closer to the 212 evo Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ade-advice Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ade-advice Forum My 800- 900 dollar gaming build Forum 800 dollar pc build for recording and gaming Forum 800 dollar pc build for recording and gaming Forum 900 -1000 Dollar Gaming Build Forum Sub 900 dollar gaming pc Forum 800- 900 Dollar Gaming PC Forum $ 900 dollar First Build help? Forum 900 -1100$ Gaming Build -- Need tips/insight/advice/etc Forum 900 dollar gaming rig please help. going to buy tommorow Forum $1000 dollar gaming pc Forum PCI compatibility question Forum Can you takea look at my 850 dollar build please Forum I'm looking for a not too expensive gaming computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !