Any suggestions before purchase - i5 3570K HD7870 System Tags: Homebuilt Corsair Intel i5 Systems Last response: December 5, 2012 1:52 PM in Systems Share F3Speech December 4, 2012 11:53:16 PM £148.15 Intel Core i5 3570K, Retail £022.21 Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO £064.77 Gigabyte GA-Z77-D3H £145.78 2GB XFX Radeon HD 7870 Double Dissipation Edition £066.12 128GB Samsung 830 £024.80 8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 Vengeance Jet Black Low Profile £056.37 750W Corsair Builder Series CX £041.66 Corsair Carbide Series 200R £115.79 VAT £009.15 Delivery £694.80 Total All parts from scan.co.uk Will try OC to CPU to 4.4GHz as this looks like an 'easy' OC but if members think that's a bad idea will change to... £134.15 Intel Core i5 3570, Retail £058.77 Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H £145.78 2GB XFX Radeon HD 7870 Double Dissipation Edition £066.12 128GB Samsung 830 £024.80 8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 Vengeance Jet Black Low Profile £056.37 750W Corsair Builder Series CX £041.66 Corsair Carbide Series 200R £107.35 VAT £009.15 Delivery £644.15 Total So I guess you could say I'm asking two questions 1. Would you recommend any different parts 2. Is the 4.4GHz OC achievable and worth the extra £50 Thanks. More about : suggestions purchase 3570k hd7870 system F3Speech December 5, 2012 1:14:07 PM No gurus set my mind at rest? Don't want another recurrence of a few years when I bought a new rig and PSU had wrong connectors, Doh! Cheers. J_E_D_70 a b B Homebuilt system December 5, 2012 1:52:00 PM Getting a 4.4 OC is part of the CPU lottery - think you have a reasonable shot. I got 4.4 stable with an Evo as well but backed it off since there doesn't seem to be a need for 4.4 at present. Think that looks like a very reasonable system. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I5 3570k and HD7870 water cooling Forum Comment & suggestions on the system before purchase Forum SolvedLooking for some opinions/suggestions for gaming build before I purchase Forum Solvedwhich system is better because this is my final decision before purchase? Forum Solvedi5 3570k or i5 2600k or other suggestions Forum SolvedBuying 8350... System build for $570 Max... please review before purchase! Forum SolvedSystem Shutting Down After Upgrading from Intel i3 2120 to Intel i5 3570K Forum SolvedIntel I5 3570K MOBO suggestions. Forum Solvedi5 3570k @ 4.5ghz 1.3v First time overclocking please help or give suggestions! Forum SolvedReview My System Before I Purchase Forum Thoughts on this system before I purchase tomorrow? Forum SolvedSystem review before purchase! Forum SolvedI'm looking for final advice on my new system before I start purchasing parts Forum SolvedFirst build need suggestions before purchasing. 1200 budget Forum Any suggestions for me before i purchase this? any advice i will take, max amount is 1700. Forum intel i5 3570k needs a new heatsink. suggestions? Forum I'm about to order the system - Any suggestions or changes before I do it? Forum SolvedSuggested RAM for i5 3570k + GTX 670 SLI Forum Solved~$850 Rig Opinions/Suggestions before purchasing today! Forum Intel i5 3570k Build or AMD FX 8350 Build (CPU,Mobo & Case Suggestions Needed) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !