Help me select parts for my new build Tags: New Build Monitors New Build Systems Last response: December 5, 2012 10:25 AM in Systems Share snormy December 5, 2012 6:03:42 AM Approximate Purchase Date: 1 week Budget Range: $1000-1500 after rebates, before shipping System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies/TV Are you buying a monitor: No Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com Location: Madison, Wisconsin, US Parts Preferences: None Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe Your Monitor Resolution: 1680x1050 Additional Comments: None And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: My current gaming PC is outdated. More about : select parts build Xttony December 5, 2012 10:17:51 AM i7 3770k $320 ASRock x79 extreme 9 or ASUS p9x79 as $300 - $400. Amd hd 7970 or amd hd 7970x2. Xttony December 5, 2012 10:24:03 AM i7 3770K $320 ASUS P9X79 WS or ASRock X79 extreme9 $300 - $400 AMD HD 7970 $400 - $500 or if budget allows AMD HD 7970x2 (dual gpu on single card) $750 - $850. 120gB SSD Ram 4x4gB 1866mhz $100 Related resources Help me select parts ! - Forum Help me select the best GPU - Forum Core i5 gaming build - please help me select a motherboard - Forum Help me select components for new system! - Forum Help me select my new case! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Xttony December 5, 2012 10:24:29 AM Q Xttony December 5, 2012 10:25:28 AM i7 3770K $320 ASUS P9X79 WS or ASRock X79 extreme9 $300 - $400 AMD HD 7970 $400 - $500 or if budget allows AMD HD 7970x2 (dual gpu on single card) $750 - $850. 120gB SSD Ram 4x4gB 1866mhz $100 PSU 850watts $100 - $120 500GBx2 hdd ~$90 3TB external 3.5 inch ~$150 P.S. sorry for the multiple posts it is due to my slow Internet. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPlz help me to select a decent gpu for my desktop plzzz...suggest 2 to 3 alterna ForumPlease help me to select component ForumCan you help me with parts for my build ? ForumLooking to build a computer... Help me pick parts ? ForumHelp me select mobo for my i3-2100? ForumPlease help ! struggling to select build components for micro atx ForumPlease help me select a PSU ForumHelp me select one of these 3 Toshiba's ForumI2500k New Build , all parts selected, looking for opinion ForumNew Build - What Ram To Select ? Forum700$ gaming rig ( select parts ) ForumNew build around 1000, help me out? ForumGetting hung up on parts selection for first non gaming build ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumNew build again More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !