I5 Gaming build, looking ok? Tags: New Build Systems Last response: December 30, 2012 12:51 PM in Systems Share Anonymous December 30, 2012 10:17:46 AM Hey guys just put together a new gaming build and before i was to start shopping for parts i just wanted to make sure that it was all ok, as you guys are the experts. Video Card - MSI Overclocked Radeon HD 7870 AMD Graphics Card - 2GB http://www.scan.co.uk/products/2gb-msi-radeon-hd-7870-o... Case - ThermalTake Dokker, Black, Mid Tower Case with built in HDD Hotswap Docking for 3.5/2.5", w/o PSU http://www.scan.co.uk/products/thermaltake-dokker-black... Motherboard - ASRock Fatal1ty Z77 Professional-M Intel Z77 Socket 1155 Motherboard http://www.scan.co.uk/products/asrock-fatal1ty-z77-prof... CPU - Intel CPU Core i5 3570 Quad Core Processor - Retail http://www.scan.co.uk/products/intel-core-i5-35701155-i... PSU - Corsair Enthusiast TX V2 CP-9020042-UK 750W Power Supply (PSU) http://www.scan.co.uk/products/750w-corsair-enthusiast-... Memory - Corsair Memory Vengeance Blue 16GB DDR3 1600 MHz CAS 9 XMP Quad Channel Desktop http://www.scan.co.uk/products/16gb-%284x4gb%29-corsair... CPU Cooler - Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro CPU Cooler http://www.scan.co.uk/products/arctic-cooling-freezer-7... Storage - OCZ Technology 120GB Vertex 2E SSD - Solid State Drive - OCZSSD2-2VTXE120G http://www.scan.co.uk/products/120gb-ocz-vertex-2e-25-s... Storage - Seagate 1TB SATA 3 Performance Hard Drive OEM ST1000DM003 http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1tb-seagate-st1000dm003-... More about : gaming build Emelth December 30, 2012 10:39:36 AM Drop RAM down to 1600mhz and has 1.5V Since you not gonna OC switch your MoBo to an H77, also take out your cooler (if accidently ment to "K" series CPU than reduce MoBo to an ASRock Extreme4) If you are gonna do light to mild OC switch the cooler to a Hyper 212 Evo Anonymous December 30, 2012 12:48:33 PM What do you mean by OP switch? Bit confused on your motherboard info, cheers for the reply. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Emelth December 30, 2012 12:51:49 PM You have a 3570 non"K" type which cant OverClock, Z77 is a motherboard used for people that are going to OC their CPU. If you plan to do this than make sure you got "K" when purchasing your original MoBo Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$1200 gaming build, does it look OK? Forum Solvedi5 gaming rig. Looking for help with power supply, efficiency/dollar value of build, and questions on multimonitor setup Forum SolvedI am looking into building a gaming rig that I can play and stream at the same time the processor I want to get the i5 3570k Forum Build im looking at for my brother for gaming. is it all ok? Forum I5 build.......does it look ok? Forum Is this i5 gaming build ok? Forum SolvedFirst gaming build in years, does this look ok? Forum Looking for expert advice on Gaming PC build: i5 and GTX760 Forum SolvedIs i5 2500 "OK" for video editing/gaming? Forum SolvedI5, radeon 7870, gaming build, how's this look Forum So I have finally decided a cheap build for gaming. Can you just please take a look and advice if its ok and run these games? Forum Building my first gaming pc. Does this parts list look ok? Forum Solvedi5 3470 and Sapphire HD7770 Vapor X ok for gaming? Forum Solvedlooking for a cheap motherboard compatible with i5 3570 (gaming pc) Forum SolvedIs this gaming budget build ok? ~RAM OS AND OPTICAL DRIVE AREN'T INCLUDED~ Forum i5 4460 lga1150 ok for gaming Forum SolvedIs this gaming build ok? (Is it all compatible or any suggestions for different components ) Forum Solvedfirst time pc build, dose this look ok? Forum SolvedOk i5 processor for gaming. Forum Does everything look ok? (Gaming Build) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !