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 $660 gaming pc need some advice please - Forum Need advice being sure this board is DOA? - Forum need hdd advice - Forum Advice on updating from win7 32 bit to 64 bit!!!(need quick suggestions!!)) - Forum SERIOUS problem/question INVOLVING ROOTKITS! NEED HELP/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 SolvedFirst ever build, and it's a beast! Need lots of cooling advice PLEASE! Forum SolvedIm about to do a big upgrade need some general advice. Forum SolvedBuilding My First Rig, Need Advice! Forum SolvedNeed advice on PSU for GTX 970 Forum SolvedRe-installing Windows 7 64bit on Acer Laptop - Need driver Advice. Forum SolvedNeed advice building custom gaming desktop Forum SolvedNeed advice: PCIe SSD vs SSD in Raid 0 Forum SolvedAsus Rampage III Extreme PCI-E slots and power cables , need some Advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on cpu cooler Forum SolvedNeed Upgrade Advice Forum SolvedBEST STORAGE OPTIONS HELP (need advice) Forum SolvedWill my overclocked AMD FX 6300 bottleneck my gtx 780? Please Help Need Advice! Forum SolvedSo... I want to build a Mini ATX pc and i need advice (first build) Forum SolvedI want to setup a NAS to backup a Plex library. Need advice/guidance Forum SolvedNeed advice with MB and GPU for a I5 4590 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !