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 $ 1500 Gaming PC build (maybe more). First Timer - Forum Is this a good $ 1,500 gaming PC build ? - Forum First Time Builder - $ 1,500 Gaming Setup - Forum ~$1200- 1500 Gaming PC ( First time build ) - Forum First Gaming Build Under 1500 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bigcyco1 November 28, 2012 3:33:14 AM Looks good to me.I would get 8GB of ram and a 670 instead and a better motherboard but to each his/her own it's all compatible as is so your good to go. andrewcarr November 28, 2012 3:33:17 AM Don't forget that you'll need to buy a copy of windows. As said you don't really need the extra fans and get the 7970. It is much cheaper than the 680 and performs about the same. You should be able to save enough from that to upgrade the SSD. 7970- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... And one of these SSD. SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SSD- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... lt_dan_zsu November 28, 2012 3:46:38 AM ^ What? thefaraz01 November 29, 2012 11:34:38 PM thanks for the help guys Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forum$ 1500 Gaming PC Setup Forum$ 1500 - 2000 Gaming PC - First Time Building a Computer ForumFirst Build (€ 1500 Gaming Rig) Forum$1000 - $ 1500 Gaming Build ... First time build ForumFirst Time Build - Gaming Rig/HTPC 1500 -2000$ Forum~$ 1500 Gaming desktop - first build ForumCritiques needed for a $1200-$ 1500 Gaming Build ( First time builder) ForumFirst Gaming Build ~$ 1500 Forum(New Build ) First Time Builder, $ 1500 + Gaming Build . Keep me from Dell ForumUpgrading PC after 4 Years(2009) Need Help! [PC Noob] ForumDiablo 3 gaming computer advice? NEW THREAD ForumLooking for good psu Forum[Solved] Need advice on >$825 gaming pc for Diablo 3! Forum[Solved] Will this custom build work together? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !