It's that time I call new build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 19, 2012 6:14 PM in Systems Share hunterpostit88 November 19, 2012 4:44:21 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Within the week Budget Range: $1000-$1500 System Usage from Most to Least Important: GAMING, streaming movies, everyday use Are you buying a monitor: Nope Parts to Upgrade: Everything Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Any from pcpartpicker.com Location: Houston Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, AMD GPU Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: I don't think it should be necessary Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: I play new shooters and startegy games(Total War, CoH, MoW) And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: Sick of this AMD CPU More about : time call build butremor November 19, 2012 5:46:27 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 ($26.29 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Amazon) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.99 @ Amazon) Storage: Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($109.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card ($359.99 @ Newegg) Case: NZXT Tempest 410 ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ Amazon) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($53.99 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer ($33.99 @ Mac Mall) Total: $1044.20 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-19 14:46 EST-0500) m 0 l djangoringo November 19, 2012 6:14:33 PM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/omw8 Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/omw8/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/omw8/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 ($104.99 @ Amazon) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Crucial M4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($99.99 @ Amazon) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($89.99 @ Amazon) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card ($429.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.49 @ SuperBiiz) Power Supply: XFX 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($65.48 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $1092.18 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) With the 7970 ghz edition vapor x and a better mobo 8+4 phase design. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLast call: Software development workstation (new build) Forum SolvedBooting a new build for the first time. Forum SolvedNew PC Build time! Hopeless at picking PSU's.. Forum SolvedNew Build for a 1st time builder! HELP! Forum SolvedNeed help for a new first time build with a budget of $400-500. Forum SolvedBrand New First Time Build, booted successfully the 1st time but not booting since... Forum SolvedTime to upgrade! New PC build Forum SolvedAsus Rampage IV Black new build fails on OS install at same point every time Forum Solvedquestions about a new gaming pc build from a first time builder Forum SolvedFirst Time Builder, New Computer Build Forum SolvedFirst time build, building 2 new systems. Forum SolvedNew member with a first time building a gaming PC thread. Forum SolvedNew Build, 1st time builder Forum SolvedFirst new build in a long time, how did I do? Forum SolvedI needed the cd to install win7 OS for the very first time on new build pc.....it start up well and I booted up from the disc, Forum SolvedNew Build 1st time need help. Forum SolvedSystem power up first time new build gaming pc Forum SolvedPlease Help, New Computer Build (First Time) Forum SolvedI am having a hard time trying to find an optical drive for my new build. Any help is appreciated. Forum SolvedFirst Time Builder, Looking for Program to Stress Test new Build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !