New Gaming Desktop, will these parts work together?

After 4 years my pc is starting to kick the bucket. It's my first gaming rig I have ever built.

Now it's time for the 2nd computer rig. I am hoping to use some of the older parts from the PC I'm currently using to save $$$ as I will be moving and don't have alot of financial space to work with. Keep in mind everything will be upgraded but for now some parts will have to be recycled from the current pc.

Power Supply: Thermaltake W0106RU 700W Complies with ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V version SLI Certified 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply (OLD PC PART) -

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G45 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS:

CPU: Intel Core i5-3350P Ivy Bridge 3.1GHz (3.3GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 69W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80637i53350P

Graphics Card: GIGABYTE GV-N650OC-1GI GeForce GTX 650 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready Video Card

RAM: G.SKILL Value Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10600) Desktop Memory Model F3-10600CL9D-8GBNT

Hard Drive: ST3300831SCE Seagate DB35 Series Hard Drive ST3300831SCE (Just purchased)

DVD-ROM: ASUS 20X DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe 20X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 20X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 32X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM Black SATA Model DRW-2014L1T LightScribe Support (OLD PC)

So will all the components work together, and is it a good build?
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  1. IMO 650's are kinda krap. I'd go for a 7770-7850, but thats just me.
  2. One of these would be great :) My friend has one paired with a FX 4130 and it's pretty boss.
  3. these are the parts im planning to buy. total budget for a graphics card, RAM, motherboard & CPU is $550 including tax.
  4. oh and nvidia only :D k thx.
  5. Current Parts I have as listed above:

    Power Supply
    Hard Drive

    Current parts I need to buy:

    Graphics card

    They all must work together, be pretty decent within a budget of $550 (tax included) for the new parts. I prefer Intel i5 & nvidia.
  6. DO NOT GET THAT^ WHATEVER YOU DO DO NOT GET A XEON LOL. Why nVidia only? I have a 670 and love it but you can get better for the money with radeon atm
  7. always used nvidia..........<3 nvidia
  8. ASRock H77 Pro4/MVP LGA 1155 Intel H77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard - 79.99

    HIS H785F1G2M Radeon HD 7850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card - 164.99

    Intel Core i5-3350P Ivy Bridge 3.1GHz (3.3GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 69W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80637i53350P -179.99

    G.SKILL Value Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10600) Desktop Memory Model F3-10600CL9S-4GBNT - 22.99

    Kingston SSDNow V+200 KR-S3090-3H 2.5" 90GB SATA III Internal 7mm Solid State Drive (SSD) (Stand-alone Drive) 89.99
    total = about 20$ less than 550. and an ssd. I'd be super happy with this build :)

    edit: all prices are from newegg
  9. btw that build was $614 with tax :( so any better idea's?
  10. Noob12 said:

    Cmoon :D

    that's not one of the 2,000$ xeons. its a cheapy one, ment for running servers. an i3 could kick its non existant ass at gaming if i had to guess.
  11. pssst why would i need a hard drive will my one i just bought not work?
  12. it's not a hard drive, its a solid state drive. which is basically like a hard drive but at least 500x faster. so put your operating system on it, you boot in 5 seconds. put a game on it, launch in 1 second, loading screens are 2 seconds. etc.
  13. i can get the SSD later, its not a necessity it would be more of a luxury
  14. trust me once you get one, it will become a necessity.
  15. Noob12 said:
    No it cant not. Its just the same as 3770 just as fast. i3 cant beat it never. Not even i5 cant. it is i7
    But only idiot says that. Because don't know better.

    can you read?,review-32616-5.html,review-32616-3.html
    And understand what you read?

    You know I really hate to be rude but DO YOU ******* KNOW HOW TO SPEAK ENGLISH? EVERYTHING I'VE EVER SEEN YOU POST LOOKS LIKE A 3 YEAR OLD WROTE IT. You can't be from anywhere that speaks english natively, or I'll suicide all over the place. i5 > xeon for gaming, IMO. -.-

    >Fails at english
    >accuses me of not being able to read
  16. zed ty for the build, im going to use it :). Now I have a tower that is huge. Here is my current one: I cannot be lugging that thing around at the airport for hours and then put it on the airplane then transport it to my new place across the usa. Can you find me a nice case that isnt heavy but decent, not very expensive, durable?

    i'm so done rite now.

    get whatever you want, it all comes down to preference. don't listen to what any of us douchenozzles tell you, we're all secretly trolls.

    heres a case. its good. but srsly im really done atm. lol
    this is the case i used in my personaly rig. (3770k, gtx 670, 16gb ram). it was a breeze to work in, couldnt find any plastic. 100% silent even with all the fans max rpm and oem cooler.
  20. Noob12 said:
    What idiot are you? Show me one i3 that is faster than xeon 1230V2.SHOW ME!
    Go ^^ **** yourself :D

    <3 u
  21. I don't even know what's happening any more but i do love fignewtons.
  22. I did just realize I forgot to include PSU in that build OP. knock the 7850 down to a 7770 and grab a CX600.
  23. I never said i3 was faster than i7 you derp. I'm not a troll. I've given some good advice IMO. I'd be happy with my build sugguestions. Just sayin.
  24. Noob12 said:
    This is best I can think for that price range.
    Do you have a case?
    PCPartPicker part list:
    Price breakdown by merchant:

    CPU: Intel Xeon E3-1230 V2 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor ($233.98 @ SuperBiiz)
    CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock H61M-DGS Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($44.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($30.99 @ Newegg)
    Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($199.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $534.94
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-24 07:10 EST-0500)

    if better MoBo goes in your price range take a Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3V

    The Xeon is a bit of an odd choice..
    It has the power of an 3770, yet it's about 100$ cheaper. However, for gaming, it's probably the same as the 3770, and it lacks the overclocking.

    For productivity and content creation, it would be a great choice.
  25. Zed_Spooge said:
    I did just realize I forgot to include PSU in that build OP. knock the 7850 down to a 7770 and grab a CX600.

    what do you mean? (parts/links)
  26. wait i cant use the power supply i have now?
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