First Build Tags: Build Gaming Computer Systems Last response: January 25, 2013 8:57 PM in Systems Share scorpian5 January 24, 2013 8:22:05 PM Hello I am going to build my first computer and have been reading mostly this forum and would like to know if these parts will make a decent gaming computer. http://www.amazon.com/gp/cart/view.html/ref=gno_cart More about : build gussrtk January 24, 2013 10:49:51 PM "shopping cart empty" could you please COPY and PASTE your chosen items as well as give us your budget (so we can see if there is any room for adjustments) m 0 l scorpian5 January 24, 2013 10:56:52 PM GIGABYTE GV-N670OC-2GD GeForce GTX 670 Windforce OC 2048MB GDDR5 256-bit PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Graphics Card Western Digital Caviar Blue 500 GB SATA III 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive - WD5000AAKX Corsair Vengeance 8 GB ( 2 x 4 GB ) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) 240-Pin DDR3 Memory Kit for Core i3, i5, i7 and Platforms SDRAM AS Rock LGA1155 DDR3 SATA3 USB3.0 Quad CrossFireX and Quad SLI A GbE ATX Motherboard Z77 EXTREME4 Corsair Enthusiast Series 650-Watt 80 Plus Bronze Certified Power Supply Compatible with Core i3, i5, i7 and platforms - TX650 Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 - BX80637I53570K Cooler Master HAF 912 - Mid Tower Computer Case with High Airflow Design (RC-912-KKN1) Windows 8 System Builder DVD 64-Bit by Microsoft m 0 l Related resources First computer build, mobo choice most intimidating... - Forum First time build expansion card question - Forum First Build Ever (gaming & rendering) $1500 - Forum opinions on my first build PLEASE GIVE FEEDBACK - Forum Good first build for light gaming? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer djangoringo a b 4 Gaming January 24, 2013 11:01:26 PM It seems good, you might want a 1TB hdd though : http://www.amazon.com/WD-Blue-Desktop-Hard-Drive/dp/B00... The rest is good, you're missing also a dvd drive, if you don't have one : http://www.amazon.com/Lite--Super-AllWrite-Layer-Drive/... m 0 l DarkSable a b 4 Gaming January 24, 2013 11:08:37 PM Yep, you're good to go. I'd highly recommend buying an SSD, though. It'll make a BIG difference as to how fast your computer "feels." (Oh, and don't get windows 8 unless you've tried it and LIKE it. It's still got a fair number of compatibility issues.) m 0 l gussrtk January 24, 2013 11:43:09 PM definitely SSD would make a great addition as well as upgrade the cpu cooler to at least an EVO 212 from coolermaster, it'll be worth the money. (30$only) m 0 l scorpian5 January 25, 2013 8:57:26 PM OK so i added Lite-On Super AllWrite 24X SATA DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Drive - Bulk - IHAS124-04 Version C (Black) Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan (RR-212E-20PK-R2) Cooler Master MegaFlow 200mm Blue LED Computer Case Fan (R4-LUS-07AB-GP) I am going to wait on the ssd for now m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst budget pc build, will this suffice? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC Build, Please Help! Forum SolvedFirst build, will this be a good system for gaming? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC Build; Help! Forum SolvedFirst computer build won't turn on! HELP!!! Forum Solved[First Gaming PC Ever] Is this a Good Build? Forum SolvedSuggestions for my build? (First time builder) Forum SolvedFirst gaming PC build (looking for opinions) Forum SolvedFirst Full Build Forum Solved$2000 gaming pc first build Forum SolvedFirst Gaming Build Forum SolvedFirst build, please help! $1000 budget Forum SolvedNeed Help - First Gaming Build - $1600 Forum Solvedfirst gaming/streaming build need help and advice Forum SolvedUse a store bought pc internal Hard Drive on a new build? (first build ever) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !