Solved First Gaming build! Tags: Build Gaming Games Systems Last response: December 6, 2012 5:26 PM in Systems Share Nacker December 6, 2012 8:35:47 AM hey i would love some thoughts/input on my first gaming build! i am going to be looking to play games like DayZ,WarZ,Arma2/3 , Assassins Creed,Borderlands2 and i am hoping to be able to play these on atleast high settings! thanks for the input! More about : gaming build rayner428 December 6, 2012 1:12:49 PM try motherboards with onboard cpus and get a GTX 600 series proccessor and atleast 4gbs of ram a good casing an 1tb hdd will be good enough to play games p.s cpu should be ivy bridge models glad to help Nacker December 6, 2012 3:14:02 PM im sorry i am really new to this could you recommend any specific motherboards? thanks again ! Related resources First Time Gaming Rig Build Advice - Forum First Gaming Build - Forum CPU and GPU can't decide for a first time gaming build . please help - Forum First Gaming PC Build - Forum Upcoming First Time Gaming Build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer g-unit1111 a c 202 4 Gaming December 6, 2012 4:04:17 PM Nacker said:im sorry i am really new to this could you recommend any specific motherboards? thanks again ! Fill this out and then we can help: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra... dish_moose December 6, 2012 4:16:35 PM ^ do as g-unit suggests - proper way to ask advice. Also if/when he suggests a system - rest assured it will be a good one. Also look at the $500, $1000 gaming builds on Tom's home page. -Bruce Nacker December 6, 2012 4:17:23 PM Approximate Purchase Date: Within this week Budget Range:1600 System Usage from Most to Least Important:Gaming,Surfing The net Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: (e.g.: CPU, mobo, RAM) **Include Power Supply Make & Model If Re-using** Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: any trusted site! Location: Kingston,Ontario,Canada Parts Preferences: Intel,GTX Overclocking:No SLI or Crossfire: No Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080, 1920x1200 Additional Comments: i am going to be using these to play games like DayZ,WarZ,Arma 2/3 on high settings ! Best solution g-unit1111 a c 202 4 Gaming December 6, 2012 4:53:53 PM Here you go: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($226.99 @ Newegg Canada) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-U9B SE2 37.9 CFM CPU Cooler ($55.99 @ Newegg Canada) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($149.99 @ Newegg Canada) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg Canada) Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($79.99 @ Newegg Canada) Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($129.99 @ Newegg Canada) Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($409.99 @ Newegg Canada) Case: Corsair 500R White ATX Mid Tower Case ($139.99 @ Newegg Canada) Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk II 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($119.99 @ Newegg Canada) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($18.99 @ Newegg Canada) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($99.99 @ Newegg Canada) Total: $1454.89 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-06 13:53 EST-0500) Nacker December 6, 2012 4:58:49 PM Thanks! and would this build run those games on atleast high? g-unit1111 a c 202 4 Gaming December 6, 2012 5:08:40 PM Nacker said:Thanks! and would this build run those games on atleast high? A 670 will max out anything you can throw at it. Nacker December 6, 2012 5:13:35 PM alright thanks ! Nacker December 6, 2012 5:26:30 PM Best answer selected by Nacker. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ade-advice Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores ForumI need opinions on my first build for gaming ForumNeed help build the first gaming pc ForumI'm gonna build my own gaming pc for the first time, need help. ForumIs my first PC gaming build a good build ? ForumFirst Time PC Build - Gaming /Video Rendering/Editing ForumNoob flavored first gaming build on a budget - HELP ForumFirst Gaming PC Build Plan ForumAMD FX 8350 Gaming /Rendering PC ( FIRST BUILD ) Forum$1500 Gaming PC build (maybe more). First Timer ForumFirst Gaming Build (Mid-Range ForumMy first build ( Gaming PC) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !