Question About my New Build Tags: New Build Corsair New Build Systems Product Last response: December 1, 2012 5:40 AM in Systems Share Rory1637 December 1, 2012 3:28:01 AM I am currently thinking up with a new build, i want it to both be able to play games on high graphic settings, in addition to be as silent as possible and i am wondering whether my case would provid enough airflow for gaming. Corsair Obsidian 550D Case Gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H Motherboard MSI Radeon HD7870 Hawk 2GB Silverstone Strider Plus 600W ST60F-P Corsair CMX8GX3M2B1600C9 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 Seagate Barracuda 2TB ST2000DM001 Intel Core i5 3570K I could add these fan to the top but i would rather keep it the top panels on for silence Corsair Air Series AF120 Quiet Edition Case Fan Twin Pack More about : question build TheBigTroll December 1, 2012 3:32:30 AM you are better off with this. i have the 550D and the front intake chokes the fan http://pcpartpicker.com/p/qn2f the R4 is a much better bet. also, no need for extra fans. makes no difference for my situation m 0 l BreadWhistle December 1, 2012 5:40:15 AM Also, you should probably reduce your HDD to 1TB, and use the save some cash to go towards an SSD HDD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SDD: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew Build, Question about CPU Forum SolvedQuestion about a windows 8 install on a brand new build Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC...quick question about windows 7 and reinstall. Forum SolvedQuestion About New PC Build Forum SolvedQuestion about old HDD and new build Forum SolvedNew to PC building - Question about Case reuse (and/or part suggestions welcome) Forum SolvedQuestion about gpu installation during a new build Forum Question about new build please help with CPU :) Forum SolvedQuestion and opinions about a new build Forum Question about new Video Card Compatibility with 2 year old build Forum SolvedQuestion about new build: gamer rig Forum Question about upgrade or whole new build... Forum Solvedquestions about a new gaming pc build from a first time builder Forum SolvedQuick question about new build. specifically RAM! Forum SolvedHTPC new build question about 5450 gpu Forum Question about new build Forum Question about new components for a new build Forum SolvedNew Build questions about components Forum SolvedQuestions about a new gaming pc build Forum Solvedmany questions about new build :) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !