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 m 0 l Nacker December 6, 2012 3:14:02 PM im sorry i am really new to this could you recommend any specific motherboards? thanks again ! m 0 l Related resources Looking to build my first gaming PC - Forum $850 Gaming PC First Build - Forum First Build- Aesthetic/Gaming - Forum $600-700 Gaming Build (First Build) - Forum £350 Gaming PC build - First build help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer g-unit1111 a c 271 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... m 0 l dish_moose a b 4 Gaming 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 m 0 l 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 ! m 0 l Best solution g-unit1111 a c 271 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) Share Nacker December 6, 2012 4:58:49 PM Thanks! and would this build run those games on atleast high? m 0 l g-unit1111 a c 271 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. m 0 l Nacker December 6, 2012 5:13:35 PM alright thanks ! m 0 l Nacker December 6, 2012 5:26:30 PM Best answer selected by Nacker. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedfirst pc i will build for gaming Forum SolvedIs this a good *first time* gaming build?! Forum SolvedWould this be a good first budget build for gaming ? Forum SolvedFirst gaming build. Do I have all the proper parts and is it a good build? Forum SolvedFirst build, Primarily Gaming Forum SolvedFirst Build $600 Gaming - Need a decent build Forum SolvedFirst gaming build Forum SolvedFirst gaming build help Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build, thoughts? Advice? Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build: Is this a good build? Forum SolvedFirst PC gaming build help! Forum SolvedGaming PC for around £400 - First build. Forum SolvedMy first gaming build 2014 any advice??? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Build, Need any Help i can get :)! Forum Solvedbudget first gaming PC build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !