~1000$ system advice Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 19, 2012 6:24 PM in Systems Share retrogradesnowcone November 19, 2012 5:26:05 PM Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: before christmas Budget Range: under $1000 shipped if possible System Usage from Most to Least Important: workstation (photoshop, maya, etc) Are you buying a monitor: Yes Parts to Upgrade: not reusing anything. Do you need to buy OS: yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg Location: USA Parts Preferences: would like intel Overclocking: no SLI or Crossfire: no would also like an SSD. More about : 1000 system advice butremor November 19, 2012 6:24:22 PM Hi PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i7-3770 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($289.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($87.55 @ Newegg) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.99 @ Amazon) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($93.99 @ SuperBiiz) Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 550 Ti 1GB Video Card ($133.62 @ NCIX US) Case: Antec One ATX Mid Tower Case ($54.97 @ NCIX US) 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) Monitor: Acer G236HLBbd 60Hz 23.0" Monitor ($129.99 @ Amazon) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($91.99 @ Amazon) Total: $1010.07 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-19 15:24 EST-0500) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAdvice for Gaming/Multimedia system $750-1000 Forum Solved$1000 ITX gaming system - advice, suggestions, thoughts Forum Solved$1000 Casual Gaming System - Need Advice! Forum SolvedFirst System Build need advice, 1000-1400 AUD budget Forum Need Advice - <$1000 system with room to grow for gaming (Win 8.1 ? Touchscreen Monitor ?) Forum $1,000 Gaming System Advice Forum $1000 system for a friend, any advice? Forum Advice on the new system around 1000$ Forum Seeking advice for prebuilt system / 1000-1200$ Forum $800-1000 Gaming System - Advice and Help Plz Forum Advice on A New System Build , 1000 euros, PLEASE HELP!!! Forum Planning new system, advice needed(~$1000) Forum Building New system Need advice($1,000 budget) Forum System build $1,000 - $2,000 - Advice Needed Forum Need Advice -$1000 Gaming PC and an Upgrade to an Older System Forum Need advice on $1000 gaming system Forum Advice on $1000 dollar system Forum Need advice for a ~$1000 mid-level gaming system Forum Need advice for a ~$1000 mid-level gaming system Forum Would love advice on a sub $1000 gaming system Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !