PC questions first build

Hello, yeah Wanted to know if these work together !Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 - BX80637I53570K
EVGA GeForce GTX670 FTW 2048MB GDDR5 256bit
Corsair Enthusiast Series TX 750 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS Bronze (TX750)
Western Digital Caviar Black 1 TB SATA III 7200 RPM 64 MB Cache
Cooler Master HAF 912 - Mid Tower Computer Case
Corsair Vengeance 8 GB ( 2 x 4 GB ) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) 240-Pin DDR3 Memory
ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan And Asus 24xDVD-RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive DRW-24B1ST
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  1. I'm guessing your primary use is gaming? It's a nice build if that's the case. Are you planning on overclocking? If so, yes the Z77 and 3570k will be great with the hyper 212.

    If not, there's no need for some of this stuff, you can save a little money with an H77 board and a regular 3570 and you wouldn't need the hyper 212 and put that money towards a 120 or so GB SSD.

    Also, unless your running 2 cards SLI, 750 watt psu is overkill. 600 or so would be more than sufficient. I have a 550 watt psu with 6 LED case fans and a very similar build to yours and it's more than sufficient. That can save you a little money there too.

    I have a very similar build to yours, but I do not bother OC'ing, just not interested in the time as a hobby and I'm perfectly happy with how it performs. I saved the money on the components I mentioned above and put it towards a second hard drive, the 128GB Samsung 830 SSD which holds my OS, boot, main programs and the 1 game I play the most. Everything else is on my 1TB 7200 HDD. It takes 7 seconds for my computer to boot up and ready to go in Windows... the SSD is completely worth the money.

    This isn't the most expensive build in the world, but it aint cheap either, and I figure if you're already spending 1300 or 1400 bucks building a computer, you might as well make it as fast as possible, an SSD will do that. Even if you are planning on OC'ing your hardware, still drop the extra 100 bucks, you won't be disappointed.
  2. This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
  3. Hey Thanks for the answer Slimgenre So What I Should Do is Get A 600Watt But If Exemple I Try Overclocking a Bit The GPU or CPU How Much Watt do I need ?
    And Can You Tell me What An SSD Does :)
  4. 600W is more than enough. 550W would suffice

    a SSD is just another hard drive only it can get read speeds of 300-500MB's second. I have a 128GB M4 SSD and my computer boots in under 14 seconds.
  5. But Yeah Another question like its something that reads 300-500mb a second but whats the point of SSD being in the pc boot?
  6. it will decrease your loading/boot times by amazing amounts. You can expect to boot windows in less than 20 seconds. Games that have loading screens basically no longer have them.

    7200RPM HDD takes like what almost a full minute to boot and load windows. You shave almost 40+ seconds off that. Rough estimate. Like i said for me a cold boot takes 14 seconds.

    I no longer see loading screens. So games like WoW, load in 2-3 seconds and i'm in the dungeon before everyone. Switching levels in L4D2 takes a few seconds as well and im waiting for others to load.
  7. Hmm Okay Uhh Well Does This SSD Do Good? in MB reading and Boot and Loading Screens? http://www.amazon.ca/Kingston-SSDNow-120GB-SVP200S3-120G/dp/B006YLTY2O It Has to fit in my build too! :)
  8. I would recommend this SSD, I have personal experience with it. It is great.

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148442
  9. Hmmm So Hey Uhmm Can You Tell me How Much MB second Read Write Pc Boot And Loading Screens? Just To be Sure
  10. I have no idea what you mean... Maybe this is what u wanna know.

    Performance
    Sustained Sequential Read
    Up to 500 MB/s (SATA 6Gb/s)
    Sustained Sequential Write
    Up to 175 MB/s (SATA 6Gb/s)
    4KB Random Read
    Up to 45,000 IOPS
    4KB Random Write
    Up to 35,000 IOPS
    MTBF
    1,200,000 hours
  11. I Mean Like Exemple Loading screens of WoW How many Secs it Takes? Thats The Last Thing
  12. Depends on CPU and what not, but for me 3 seconds maybe.
  13. Well With A i5 3570k
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