~$1500 gaming build Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: November 23, 2012 11:11 AM in Systems Share trengo November 23, 2012 10:49:35 AM Budget Range: $1500ish System Usage (from Most to Least Important): Gaming, Editing & Rendering videos, Watching Movies. I had this build suggested, but could you guys give me some opinions on it? CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($169.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Corsair H100 92.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($79.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($119.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Patriot Viper 3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($19.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ Newegg) Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($114.99 @ Microcenter) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card ($454.98 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF XM (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($89.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Rosewill Hive 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($66.27 @ Amazon) Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.98 @ Outlet PC) Monitor: Asus VH236H 23.0" Monitor ($139.99 @ NCIX US) Keyboard: Logitech G110 Wired Standard Keyboard ($51.50 @ Amazon) Mouse: Razer DeathAdder Wired Optical Mouse ($49.99 @ B&H) Total: $1437.64 Thanks! More about : 1500 gaming build manofchalk November 23, 2012 10:53:56 AM Looks good. Only thing I would suggest is to double the RAM capacity to help with the video editing and rendering. bigcyco1 November 23, 2012 11:11:01 AM Looks good but switch the power supply great deal right now much better power supply http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New Gaming /Entertainment Build for 1000- 1500 Forum Gaming Build $ 1500 tops Forum Is this a good $ 1,500 gaming PC build ? Forum $ 1500 new gaming build Forum $ 1500 Gaming PC build (maybe more). First Timer Forum [New Build ] Gaming and Digital art pc $1000- 1500 Forum First gaming /general use build , no case chosen yet, ~ 1500 $ Forum Want to build a gaming pc....budget around 1500 to 1600 dollars Forum Under 1500 $ gaming build Forum Build for $ 1500 gaming and video editing need your opinion Forum $ 1500 Gaming PC Build HELP! Forum First Gaming Build Under 1500 Forum Gaming /Recording/Commentating build . $ 1500 Budget. Forum $ 1500 -1600 Gaming build Forum $ 1500 Gaming machine (my first build !) Forum Advice on $ 1500 -$2000 Gaming /Workstation Build Forum [New Build ] Gaming PC ~$ 1500 -1800 Forum Best gaming computer build for 1500 Forum Gaming /School First Build , $ 1500 Budget Forum NVIDIA GeForce gt 630m Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !