How is this build? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: December 20, 2012 2:04 AM in Systems Share tman160 December 20, 2012 1:39:52 AM Uses will be gaming and audio editing, just wanted to see what everyone thought of this and if you would change anything. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($134.99 @ Amazon) Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($41.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($279.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF XM (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($109.99 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($74.99 @ NCIX US) Total: $926.92 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-19 22:39 EST-0500) More about : build johnsonjohnson December 20, 2012 1:43:28 AM If you're happy with the choices, it looks great to me. m 0 l tman160 December 20, 2012 1:46:30 AM thanks. Do you think that power supply would handle crossfire 7950s? m 0 l Related resources How About this Build? 2 questions - Forum How will this build act? - Forum How long will this build last before it's out of date? - Forum 1,000 Dollar AMD Build (How did I do and what am I doing wrong) - Forum Can I Overclock my CPU(i5 4690k) to 4.4ghz with this build? and how? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Nedyahiske December 20, 2012 1:54:56 AM Not sure about the psu, but do you not want an ssd? m 0 l tman160 December 20, 2012 2:04:46 AM Would it be worth the extra $100? I still have never used a computer with one, but if it will make my audio/daw programs work faster im all for it. what would be a good one to get? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow's this z97 build? Forum SolvedHow Good Is This Build? Forum Solvedhow is my build? Forum SolvedA friend designed a build for me, how does it fare?(<£500, built with gaming in mind) Forum SolvedNew Build! Need to know how strong it is at running games! Forum SolvedHow about this build? Forum SolvedNew Pc Build How Will It Perform? Forum SolvedHow's The Build? Forum SolvedHow to do a fresh Windows 8.1 install on new pc build with no disc? Forum SolvedHow would this build perform as a gaming PC? Forum SolvedHow Long Would This Build Last Me? Forum SolvedHow does my PC build look? Forum SolvedHow to build a PC Radiator Forum SolvedHow does this build look? Forum SolvedHow does this build look?? :) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !