Is my pc gaming setup good? first build $1500 Tags: New Build Cooler Master Systems Product Last response: November 29, 2012 11:34 PM in Systems Share thefaraz01 November 27, 2012 11:34:44 PM Hi guys any questions, comments, or concerns on my pc build? Cpu- i5 3570k Cpu cooler- cooler master hyper 212 evo motherboard- asrock z77 extreme4 Memory- 16 GB g-skill ares ddr3 1866 HDD- Western digital caviar black 1 TB SSD- Samsung 830 series 128 GB GPU- evga gtx 680 4 GB ddr5 Case- cooler master storm scout 2 PSU- antec Antec High Current Gamer 750W 80 PLUS Bronze optical drive- LG ihas monitor- Asus VS248H-P 24.0" Monitor keyboard- microsoft sidewinder x4 Mouse- logitech g700 Custom- 4 cooler master fans Thanks for the criticsm!! More about : gaming setup good build 1500 lt_dan_zsu November 28, 2012 2:36:35 AM Get 8gb ram and a 7970. g-unit1111 November 28, 2012 3:23:06 AM You don't need the extra fans until after the build is completed. And yes get 8GB of RAM. Otherwise that looks good to me. Related resources First gaming pc build (Please tell me if this is a good setup) - Forum Is my pc gaming setup good? first build - Forum Good First Gaming PC for around $1500? - Forum First time building a Gaming Pc good setup? - Forum BUILD - Need help with a ~$1,500 Gaming PC. [My First Build] - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 November 28, 2012 3:33:14 AM Looks good to me.I would get 8GB of ram and a 670 instead and a better motherboard but to each his/her own it's all compatible as is so your good to go. andrewcarr November 28, 2012 3:33:17 AM Don't forget that you'll need to buy a copy of windows. As said you don't really need the extra fans and get the 7970. It is much cheaper than the 680 and performs about the same. You should be able to save enough from that to upgrade the SSD. 7970- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... And one of these SSD. SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... lt_dan_zsu November 28, 2012 3:46:38 AM ^ What? thefaraz01 November 29, 2012 11:34:38 PM thanks for the help guys Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy First Gaming PC Build. Budget: $1400-$1500 Help! Forum SolvedIs this a good $1500-$1600 gaming pc build? Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming PC build for under $1500? Forum SolvedMy first pc gaming build: £1000-£1500 Forum SolvedMy First Gaming PC Build Jan. 2014 For Under $1500 Forum SolvedI'm looking for a good custom gaming pc build, for around $1500-$1800 Forum SolvedGood $1500 Gaming PC/light editing build? Forum SolvedGood $1500 Gaming PC build? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC build for ~$1500 Forum SolvedFirst Time Gaming PC Build $1500 max budget with monitor and OS Forum SolvedAre these components compatable? Is this a good gaming set-up? First build Forum Is my pc gaming setup good $1500 Forum SolvedHelp me build my first Gaming PC $1500-$2000 Forum SolvedWhat is a good $1500 gaming pc build? Forum SolvedFirst Build $1500 Gaming PC - How'd I do? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !