Solved New Micro-ATX Gaming Build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 28, 2012 11:08 PM in Systems Share Acitta November 22, 2012 1:23:53 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($199.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: MSI Z77MA-G45 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($110.99 @ Amazon) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($54.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($97.87 @ Amazon) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($284.98 @ Newegg) Case: Silverstone TJ08B-E MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($100.98 @ Amazon) Power Supply: SeaSonic 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($89.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Newegg) Total: $980.77 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-22 10:23 EST-0500) Have pretty much decided on most of this stuff. Did the 16gb ram since it was on sale now. Really like this case with the removable filters. Only think i can't really decide on is the motherboard. Anyone sell me on a different one? More about : micro atx gaming build cutebeans November 22, 2012 1:32:15 PM If it fits then it's pretty good. Best solution mrdowntownkiller November 22, 2012 2:14:25 PM these are better : - http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asus-motherboard-p8z77mpro - http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asus-motherboard-p8z77m - http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asrock-motherboard-z77pro4... just to avoiding MSI motherboards issues that happened with many of the customers. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Acitta November 28, 2012 11:08:06 PM Best answer selected by Acitta. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew Intel Ivy Gaming Build MicroATX ForumBuilding a new gaming MicroATX , beginner. ForumBestConfigs: MicroATX Gaming Build ForumNew Micro-ATX AMD HTPC Gaming Build (first timer) Forum500-600$ MicroATX Build for Moderate Gaming and Win8 Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ade-advice ForumMicro-ATX Gaming Build ForumBestConfigs - MicroATX Gaming Build ForumMicroATX Gaming computer ForumBestConfigs - MicroATX Gaming Build ForumMicroATX build , need advice ForumMicroATX Slim Audio/Emulation/Video Home No Gaming , Budget ForumSuggestions on a reasonable Micro-ATX case for a new build ForumMicro-ATX i5 Gaming /Portable Build ~ $600 ForumMicroATX $800 ForumMicroATX build , will it fit? ForumMid-Range Build . ( Micro-ATX ) ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNeed some advice on a new budget intel build ForumWhich is the better build fo gaming More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !