Suggestions on this build? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: November 24, 2012 7:05 PM in Systems Share icalvint November 24, 2012 6:44:01 PM I will be using this computer for gaming and autocad. I only have $1000 usd to spend though. Just curious if it's good enough and if this works PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/pgkP Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/pgkP/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/pgkP/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($87.55 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg) Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($114.99 @ Microcenter) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($74.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($279.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master Storm Stryker (White) ATX Full Tower Case ($144.84 @ NCIX US) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($53.99 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $1038.30 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-24 15:42 EST-0500) More about : suggestions build butremor November 24, 2012 7:05:24 PM That should work. But why not nvidia card? I might be wrong, but doesn't autocad has features that can make use of nvidia cuda? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved£800 - $1300 - 1000 euro 1st time gaming pc build any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Forum SolvedOpinion on Build and suggestions Forum SolvedMid-range PC Build Suggestions? Forum SolvedSuggestions for my build Forum SolvedSuggestions for my current build? Any issues? Forum SolvedNeed suggestions / Review my build Forum SolvedLooking for a $600 build, any suggestions? Forum SolvedSuggestions for my build please? Forum SolvedGameing Pc Build 950euro suggestions ? (no hdd,ssd, dvd, case) Forum SolvedMy computer build any suggestions Forum SolvedIs my ram a good ram for this build? Any better suggestions are welcome. Forum Solved1st time build, need advice for quiet htpc/gaming build, on compatibility, as well as suggestions for improvement Forum SolvedSuggestions on new build i5-4690k w 660gtx? Forum SolvedNew Gaming PC Build Suggestions Forum SolvedSuggestions for my build? (First time builder) Forum SolvedNew Build Need Suggestions Forum SolvedFirst computer build. Need good suggestions please! Forum SolvedNew computer build! Some questions need answering and taking suggestions! Forum SolvedSuggestions for computer build - Video editing, rendering, gaming Forum SolvedI Need First Build Suggestions Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !