Need a advice Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: January 14, 2013 1:02 PM in Systems Share pchioccola January 14, 2013 12:34:00 PM Hey guys, I already have a GTX 660 - 8gb Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 - Seagate Barracuda 1TR Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this month System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, watching movies Are you buying a monitor: No Parts to Upgrade: CPU - Mobo - Power Supply - Cooler (?) Do you need to buy OS: No Parts Preferences: Inter, Corsair, Asus, Gigabyte, Asrock Overclocking: no SLI or Crossfire: no Your Monitor Resolution: 1280x1024, but I will play on 40" TV Additional Comments: Do I need a new cooler ? More about : advice AMD Radeon January 14, 2013 12:41:28 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($179.99 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($35.57 @ NCIX US) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1.5TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US) Storage: Intel 330 Series 180GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($149.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: PNY GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($299.99 @ NCIX US) Case: Corsair 300R ATX Mid Tower Case ($67.41 @ Mac Connection) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($29.99 @ Newegg) Monitor: Asus VS239H-P 23.0" Monitor ($174.99 @ Best Buy) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $1167.89 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-14 09:38 EST-0500) pick cpu, mobo, powersupplly, case from this build m 0 l mikerockett January 14, 2013 12:41:50 PM Have a look at the 'how to ask for newbuild advice' sticky at the top of the page and fill in the template there, that way we will be in a better position to help you. m 0 l Related resources First build need advice - Forum Need advice for type Notebook - Forum Need some advice with upgrading (replacing parts) - Forum This is off topic but I need some advice. - Forum Wanting to go Dual Monitor, need advice. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pchioccola January 14, 2013 12:59:50 PM mikerockett said:Have a look at the 'how to ask for newbuild advice' sticky at the top of the page and fill in the template there, that way we will be in a better position to help you. I haven't seen it before, now it's ok. Sorry bout that! m 0 l mikerockett January 14, 2013 1:02:49 PM pchioccola said:I haven't seen it before, now it's ok. Sorry bout that! No problem, it just helps us understand what you're after a little better that way we can give you better advice. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed a bit of advice of new GPU choice Forum SolvedNeed Advice on Power Supply Forum SolvedNeed advice on choosing GTX 760 $300 budget Forum SolvedNeed Advice with this rig Forum SolvedNeed advice replacing hard drive Forum SolvedFirst build:Hadron air -Need installation advice Forum SolvedI need Advice on deciding which GPU to put in my build Forum SolvedI need advice on this motherboard please! Forum SolvedNeed a specific advice for bridging software Forum SolvedWanna buy new gpu...need advice.. Forum SolvedNeed advice on HTPC Graphics Card for $100 or less. Forum SolvedNeed advice on Power Supply and Hard Drive. Forum SolvedNeed advice on a Cyberpower pre-built rig (newbie) Forum SolvedNeed advice for gaming Desktop around 2000$ Forum Solvedneed some advice with slow page loading Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !