Help this noob with his 1400 dollar gaming pc build!? Tags: Build Gaming Systems Product Last response: January 3, 2013 1:55 AM in Systems Share thefaraz01 January 3, 2013 12:17:31 AM my build http://pcpartpicker.com/p/vzOB Feel free to comment and critisize anything.... Thanks! More about : noob 1400 dollar gaming build manofchalk a b 4 Gaming January 3, 2013 12:21:06 AM Its perfect, literally no objections at all. You'l be quite happy with this rig. If Crossfire/SLI is a possibility down the line (which the board can support), would get a 750W PSU. jonjonjon January 3, 2013 12:28:40 AM yea looks good. i like IPS monitors but that's just me. you could also get the sandisk extreme 240GB for the same price. it uses toggle MLC nand instead of TLC nand. either way you wouldn't notice a difference. http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=69895&vpn=SDSSDX-240G-... Related resources Help this noob with his 1500 dollar gaming pc build !? - Forum Noob looking to build his first pc - Forum [New Build ] $ 1400 dollar -ish PC mainly for BF3/other fps - Forum $ 1400 gaming pc , first time build , advice? - Forum $1200- 1400 first time build...gaming and work - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mastrom101 a b 4 Gaming January 3, 2013 1:08:19 AM I like your build a lot and I'm sure you will be happy with it. If I were to do it myself though, I would choose this: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/vAjW For the same price, you're getting a better motherboard, faster GPU and a larger semi-modular PSU. I also think you should go for an IPS monitor, Dell has some for a reasonable price. Good luck! boulbox a b 4 Gaming January 3, 2013 1:55:30 AM i would change the 840 into an 830 the regular 840 is not on the same level as the 830's speed and the 830 is cheaper PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($204.99 @ Newegg) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Amazon) Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($119.99 @ NCIX US) Memory: Crucial Ballistix sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($34.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung 830 Series 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($169.95 @ B&H) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 3GB Video Card ($386.97 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF XM (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($113.98 @ Amazon) Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($98.39 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Newegg) Monitor: Zalman MZ240ED 24.0" Monitor ($119.99 @ Newegg) Total: $1365.21 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-02 22:55 EST-0500) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum$1200-$ 1400 1st Timer PC Builder ForumNeed Help $ 1400 Gaming Build ! ForumFirst Time Gaming Build ! $1300-$ 1400 ForumHelp on my April/May 2012 $ 1400 -1500 Gaming Build ! ForumHelp a noob finish his first ever build ForumA 1400 dollars build that can play all games ForumFirst build gaming pc $1200~ 1400 ForumHelp with my new gaming rig 1200- 1400 dollar budget (CAD) ForumHelp a NOOB with Under $1000 Gaming PC Forum[ HELP ] First Build - $ 1400 Gaming /Development PC ForumPCI compatibility question ForumHelp with my budget gaming pc! ForumNew PC build ForumBuilding Gaming Computer for Guild Wars 2 (First time) ForumNew Gaming Budget PC. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !