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January 30, 2013 1:43:35 PM

Hello,

can someone plz help (advise) .Whitch build should i choose better?

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($229.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($239.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($45.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($106.02 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB Video Card ($269.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Cooler Master HAF XB (Black) ATX Desktop Case ($94.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: Rosewill Hive 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1286.94


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CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 ATX AM3 Motherboard ($179.99 @ Amazon)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($45.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($106.02 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card ($239.99 @ Microcenter)
Case: Cooler Master HAF XB (Black) ATX Desktop Case ($94.99 @ Microcenter)
Power Supply: Rosewill Hive 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $1176.94


o i need to change something in the build?

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a b B Homebuilt system
a b à CPUs
January 30, 2013 1:52:14 PM

What is the primary use of the rig?
a b à CPUs
January 30, 2013 2:12:22 PM

I would go for option 1 but make a few changes.

CPU- Intel 3770K
CPU Cooler- Noctua NH-D14 or Phanteks PH-TC14PE
Motherboard- Asus P8Z77 V PRO or Gigabyte GA-Z77x-UD5H
Memory- Corsair Vengence 8GB (2x4GB) {Dual channel memory performs better
Hard Drive- WD Caviar Black 1TB or Seagate Barracuda 1TB 64MB
SSD- Crucial M4 128GB
Video Card- Any GTX 660 Ti {from Gigabyte, Asus, Zotac or EVGA}
Case- Corsair 400R or Fractal Design Define R4
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