Mobo and cpu advice. Tags: New Build Gaming Intel i7 CPUs Intel i5 Systems Product Last response: January 25, 2013 9:27 PM in Systems Share Mak702 January 25, 2013 9:03:02 PM What is the best deal on a a decent mobo and CPU for a decent gaming pc. I5 i7? Would like to be Intel. More about : mobo cpu advice djangoringo a b 4 Gaming a b à CPUs January 25, 2013 9:07:20 PM Budget ? For gaming, you just need an i5, if you don't want to overclock the cpu, the best choice is the i5-3470+ any h77 mobo, if you want to overclock then you mus get the i5-3570k+z77 motherboard. Mak702 January 25, 2013 9:18:29 PM djangoringo said:Budget ? For gaming, you just need an i5, if you don't want to overclock the cpu, the best choice is the i5-3470+ any h77 mobo, if you want to overclock then you mus get the i5-3570k+z77 motherboard. I had another thread I want to build a PC for less than 900. How much should I budget for the MOBO and CPU combo? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer djangoringo a b 4 Gaming a b à CPUs January 25, 2013 9:27:56 PM Something like this : PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($188.79 @ Amazon) Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg) Total: $258.78 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) This allows for a good card around 280-300$ and the rest of the parts. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum~$550 usd for MoBo/CPU /GPU/Ram. Advice please! ForumUpgrading advice . MoBo +Ram or CPU+MoBo +Ram? ForumAdvice On Dual CPU , Mobo , & Ram Upgrade For Video Editing Workstation ForumAdvice On Dual CPU , Mobo , & Ram Upgrade For Video Editing Workstation ForumCpu & mobo upgrade advice . ForumCpu/mobo and memory advice ForumNeed Advice on CPU/MOBO that will run well with GW2 ForumNeed advice for new Mobo , cpu , graphics card Forum$300 Limit. Advice needed for CPU , RAM and Mobo . ForumAdvice on new build - possibly AMD cpu / mobo ForumCPU and Mobo toast, need upgrade advice ForumMobo/GPU/CPU advice wanted-for gaming on tight budget ForumSeeking Advice for New GPU, CPU , RAM, and possibly Mobo for Gaming Rig ForumAdvice for Mobo/CPU /RAM/DVD - under $500 ForumAdvice for budget CPU , mobo , RAM for Xmas ForumCPU+Mobo and GPU advice . ForumLooking for advice on this mobo/CPU combo with video card suggestions ForumCPU & Mobo advice needed ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m ForumAdvice On Dual CPU, Mobo, & Ram Upgrade For Video Editing Workstation More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !