Solved First time building a gaming pc Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 15, 2012 10:31 AM in Systems Share wawapiko November 15, 2012 8:04:17 AM Hi I'm trying to build my first gaming pc and I was wondering if there will a bottleneck somewhere on this setup. Also is it possible get a stable OC of 4.2ghz on this? Processor: i7-3770k Mobo: Asus Sabertooth x79 Ram: Corsair Dominator Platinum 16gb Video Card: EVGA GTX 680 SC Signature HDD: Western Digital 2tb Caviar Black SSD: OCZ Vertex 4 256gb PSU: Seasonic 1000w Platinum Fan/Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO OS: Windows 7 Professional 64-bit Note: Monitor resolution is at 1920x1080p 120hz More about : time building gaming cutebeans November 15, 2012 9:28:37 AM It's not even compatible. O-o Bad build BAD!! m 0 l Best solution cutebeans November 15, 2012 9:33:03 AM 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 ($26.29 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($127.98 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($38.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($49.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung 830 Series 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($189.00 @ B&H) Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($289.99 @ NCIX US) Case: NZXT Phantom (Black) ATX Full Tower Case ($119.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Corsair Professional 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($114.99 @ NCIX US) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg) Total: $1212.20 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-15 06:32 EST-0500) This should be the one you want. Share Related resources First Time Building a Gaming PC - Help - Forum 2K Budget - First Time Building A Gaming PC - Forum New member with a first time building a gaming PC thread. - Forum First time building a gaming pc - Forum First time building gaming pc. Please adjust where needed. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mysteryos November 15, 2012 10:19:33 AM What's your budget? m 0 l wawapiko November 15, 2012 10:31:09 AM Best answer selected by wawapiko. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedfirst time building custom PC gaming help a noob Forum SolvedFirst time building a budget gaming pc. Any thoughts or opinions? Forum SolvedFirst Time Building a Gaming PC Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming pc, need suggestions Forum SolvedI am building a PC for first time, will my configration work for med level gaming. Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC. Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming pc Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming PC Forum SolvedBuilding gaming PC for first time!! Need help and feedback! Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC [$700 budget] Forum SolvedFirst time building a Gaming PC with $1000 for a gamer Forum SolvedFirst time building a gaming PC! Budget: $1000- $1200 Forum SolvedBuilding a Gaming PC for my first time. Need help! Forum Solvedbuilding my first time gaming pc need some help Forum SolvedFirst time building gaming pc help needed please Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !