New build $1000ish gaming Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 13, 2012 9:19 PM in Systems Share Eddie Krzmarzick November 13, 2012 7:48:53 PM $1000 ish This will be my first pc build. It will be for mostly gaming. Also will be used for CAD and GIS CPU = Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler = Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler Motherboard = Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard Memory = 2 Samsung 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage = Samsung Spinpoint F3R 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ssd = Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk Video Card = EVGA GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB Video Card Case = Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case Power Supply = Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply Optical Drive = Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer link to all parts= http://pcpartpicker.com/p/mbyE More about : build 1000ish gaming | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove butremor November 13, 2012 8:03:06 PM Hi If you plan on overclocking then you're okay to go, BUT if not, THEN save some money and get H77 motheboard and i5-3470. | Report abuse jmsellars1 November 13, 2012 9:19:08 PM That looks good assuming you want to drop a second GPU in there within the next couple of months, if not I'd drop the PSU to 500W. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>New build $1000ish gaming> Related ressources: ForumNew gaming build $ 1000(ish ) budget. Forum$ 1000ish Gaming Build ForumMind critiquing my $ 1000ish Gaming Build ? ForumGaming /rendering build for 1000ish ForumMini ITX Gaming Build - Quiet/Silent $ 1000ish new builder ForumNeed some help with a new build - $ 1000ish , gaming Forum$ 1000'ish Heavy Gaming Build - Advice ForumNew $ 1000ish Gaming PC Ver. 3 - Good to Go? ForumHow is this $ 1000ish Gaming PC Build ? Forum$ 1000ish Gaming /general use first time build Forum$ 1000ish gaming build requesting suggestions (purchasing in 1-3 days) ForumPlease critique my $ 1000(ish ) gaming / PC build Forum$ 1000ish gaming rebuild Forum$ 1000ish gaming build update ForumIs this gaming PC okay? ForumWould like some advice, tips on a gaming pc build :) Forum$400 Build all compatible? ForumFirst build advice/critiquing ForumOrdering today. (Gaming Build.) ForumBuilding my first gaming pc and need some help D: More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !