Gaming Rig Tags: New Build Systems Last response: January 18, 2013 5:49 PM in Systems Share thelazygamer January 18, 2013 4:23:57 AM I've been wanting to make a new system for a while and I was looking around the other day for parts and what not, and this is what I've found so far: CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor Cooler: Noctua NH-U12P SE2 54.4 CFM CPU Cooler Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage: Seagate Barracuda 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Storage: Intel 330 Series 240GB 2.5" Solid State Disk Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 660 Ti 3GB Video Card Case: Thermaltake Armor Revo Snow Edition (White) ATX Full Tower Case Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast 850W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply Optical Drive: LG CH12LS28 Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer I was just wondering what you guys thought of the build. It would be mainly used for gaming and the occasional photoshopping and what not. Any and all feedback and tips are appreciated, Cheers. More about : gaming rig AMD Radeon January 18, 2013 4:32:55 AM make it 2x8GB ram and you will get dual channel ram is so cheap lol and personally i will get the cheapest 670 instead of any 660 Ti (only 192 bit card) thelazygamer January 18, 2013 4:37:27 AM Haha, yeah I was thinking of just getting 16gb. Thanks for the input Related resources Building Gaming rig for ~1000$ - Forum Review on $400 Budget Gaming Rig - Forum Extremely slow HDD - New gaming rig - Forum Best gaming rig $3500 budget - Forum New Gaming Rig High End - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iceclock January 18, 2013 4:49:01 AM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ycOC Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ycOC/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ycOC/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-L12 37.8 CFM CPU Cooler ($59.98 @ Outlet PC) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($124.99 @ Microcenter) Memory: Patriot Viper 3 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($84.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 3TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($127.99 @ NCIX US) Storage: Intel 520 Series Cherryville 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($114.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($359.99 @ Newegg) Case: Enermax Spinerex ATX Full Tower Case ($127.74 @ Mwave) Power Supply: XFX 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($74.99 @ NCIX US) Optical Drive: LG UH12NS29 Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer ($45.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $1337.63 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-18 01:48 EST-0500) Base Total: $1448.88 Combo Discounts: -$14.00 Mail-in Rebates: -$45.00 Shipping: $27.75 Total: $1417.63 heres a revision of ur build with certain boosted parts. thelazygamer January 18, 2013 5:07:04 AM Thanks iceclock for the input, I'll definitely check out the changes. iceclock January 18, 2013 5:49:51 PM shur no problem dude anytime, welcome to help Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBuilding a gaming rig . Need help! ForumIs my rig enough for gaming ? ForumLinux gaming rig ForumAnother gaming rig Forum[Homebuilt] First gaming computer rig ForumWhich of these computers is better? ForumBudget RIG for overall performance and gaming ForumGaming Rig for 2.6k? Show me whatcha got! :D Forum$2,000 Gaming Rig Budget, Only Tigerdirect! Help! ForumBuilding Brand New PC Gaming Rig From Scratch - $3000 Budget ForumHow does this Gaming Rig Look ? ForumUpdating my RIG for gaming purposes, advice is welcome Forum1st Gaming Rig... Noob Questions. (Mostly Compatibility) ForumProcessor for Gaming Rig Forum[Solved] Cheapest Gaming Rig (Need Advice) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !