Solved $1500 PC Build (First Build) Tags: Build Compatibility Systems Product Last response: January 21, 2013 4:29 PM in Systems Share ultimateugabuga January 20, 2013 3:11:43 PM Hello Everyone, I am planning to build my first PC in a couple of months and was wondering if this was a good build before I order all of the parts. If there are any problems or parts that you think are better please leave a suggestion. Is everything compatible? Here is the link : http://pcpartpicker.com/p/yASf Thanks. More about : 1500 build build Best solution g-unit1111 January 21, 2013 4:02:05 PM Share $1500 budget with everything and you're getting a GTX 650??? No, just no. Drop the sound card - you don't need it. I'd scrap that whole build - you especially don't need the expensive peripherals initially - and go with something like this: PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-U9B SE2 37.9 CFM CPU Cooler ($59.99 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($114.99 @ Microcenter) Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($35.57 @ NCIX US) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($91.33 @ NCIX US) Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($119.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($364.99 @ NCIX US) Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (Gunmetal/Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($107.59 @ Mwave) Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk II 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($104.98 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($22.98 @ Newegg) Monitor: Asus VE247H 23.6" Monitor ($167.99 @ SuperBiiz) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $1470.37 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-21 13:01 EST-0500) ultimateugabuga January 21, 2013 4:28:23 PM Thanks for the help Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ultimateugabuga January 21, 2013 4:29:01 PM Best answer selected by ultimateugabuga. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources $ 1500 Gaming PC build (maybe more). First Timer Forum $ 1500 gaming PC ( first build ) Forum First Gaming PC Build - $ 1500 Budget Forum First PC Build , 1500 -2000$ Range Forum First Build in 10 years - $ 1500 ish Gaming PC Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] rts-stores Forum First build - Gaming PC , approx. $ 1500 Forum First Build : $1200- 1500 "future-proof" gaming PC Forum First time gaming pc build (IVY BRIDGE) $1300-$ 1500 Forum First Gaming PC Build 1000- 1500 Budget Forum Need Advice for $ 1500 and under PC Build ( First Attempt) Forum First Build ~ 1500 Gaming PC Forum First Build , Photoshop/Movie/Gaming PC $ 1500 Budget Forum First -time build help: gaming pc 1500 -2000 Forum Help with first gaming PC Build $1000-$ 1500 , Ivy Bridge Forum My First Build >$ 1500 SWTOR/Skyrim Gaming PC Forum First build gaming pc for under $ 1500 for FFXIV Forum Help Building $700 Gaming PC Forum $1500 Gaming machine (my first build!) Forum [Solved] First build, mostly gaming, $1500 budget Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !