First build Tags: Build Systems Last response: December 25, 2012 10:31 AM in Systems Share Dangt85 December 24, 2012 11:41:04 AM Hi, pretty new to all this but will be getting some help on my first build. Got a $1500 budget and am looking to get the following; Case: BitFenix Merc Alpha Mid Tower Case CPU: i5 3570K Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard RAM: Corsair Vengeance CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3 PSU: OCZ ModXStream Pro 600W Modular DVD Drive: LG GH24NS90 24x SATA DVD-RW Drive OEM HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1TB SSD: Intel 520 Series 120GB SSD Graphics Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 660 Ti WF2 2GB OS: Windows 7 Home Prem 64bit $1189 + $103 postage Total $1292 Just want to make sure its all compatible and isn't too much of a challenge for a first build. Thanks More about : build AMD Radeon December 24, 2012 11:53:24 AM perfect build i cant say anything except for PSU, you may want certified PSU from corsair, xfx, or antec brand certified silver is enough m 0 l Dangt85 December 25, 2012 9:14:23 AM Yeah that and the case were the 2 things I wasn't sure about... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer AMD Radeon December 25, 2012 10:31:00 AM for case, antec three hundres two is popular but absolutely case is about your taste. and i will recommend getting PSU xfx 750 silver for about 90ish m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst computer build ~ Suggestions for better parts or thoughts Forum SolvedFirst Computer Build Forum SolvedFirst build, are these parts compatible and well balanced? Forum SolvedFirst time build Forum SolvedFirst time build - Component questions Forum SolvedFirst build issues Forum SolvedHelp me build my first system!...please. Forum SolvedFirst build under $800 Forum SolvedSeaSonic First Build PSU Any Good Forum SolvedSo... I want to build a Mini ATX pc and i need advice (first build) Forum SolvedPLEASE HELP with my first build!!!!!! Forum SolvedComments on first computer build. Forum SolvedAny Amd Based builds for gaming on my first build Forum SolvedOpinions on my first build Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC build questions. Forum SolvedMy first build: Is this compatible and will it fit in the case? Forum SolvedPC Build First Boot - Black Screen and GPU Fans Not Working Forum SolvedHelp with First Build Forum SolvedGPU, SLI Question. First Build. Forum SolvedFirst build PC help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !