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Is my pc gaming setup good? first build $1500
Nov 27, 2012, 11:34 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!!
Nov 29, 2012
gaming setup good build 1500
Nov 28, 2012, 2:36 AM
Get 8gb ram and a 7970.
Nov 28, 2012, 3:23 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.
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Nov 28, 2012, 3:33 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.
Nov 28, 2012, 3:33 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.
And one of these SSD.
Nov 28, 2012, 3:46 AM
Nov 29, 2012, 11:34 PM
thanks for the help guys
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