FINAL APPROVAL Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: February 4, 2013 3:02 AM in Systems Share realchaos February 4, 2013 2:23:19 AM After making some adjustments thanks to the wonderful and helpful people here, this is my final list. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($139.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($94.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($47.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($64.99 @ Newegg) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($188.98 @ Newegg) Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER ATX Mid Tower Case ($53.98 @ Newegg) Power Supply: Antec Neo Eco 520W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($24.98 @ Newegg) Monitor: Asus VH232H 23.0" Monitor ($144.99 @ Newegg) Keyboard: Logitech MK120 Wired Slim Keyboard w/Optical Mouse ($19.99 @ Newegg) Total: $820.87 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-03 23:21 EST-0500) All good to go? More about : final approval cball1311 February 4, 2013 2:39:30 AM Pull the trigger. It's go time McLubbin February 4, 2013 2:50:33 AM Better looking ram http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Better looking ram that goes with your MB http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Just my opinion... I have a blue Asus MB with red ram and it looks crappy... Hoping that when I get some red LED strips to light the inside it will look better... the color theme for my build is red... MB is the only thing that is different... Related resources Final Approval - Forum Need your final approval - Forum ( Final Approval ) Rate/Add any last minute additions to my new build! - Forum £1200 Build Final Approval - Forum Final approval from the community - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer realchaos February 4, 2013 2:59:16 AM Pulled the trigger For McLubbin, yeah the ram won't look so good. But I won't be opening my case to see how good it looks inside a lot so it's fine cball1311 February 4, 2013 3:02:39 AM Sweet. Let us know how it turned out. Just post or PM me if you have any concerns. McLubbin February 4, 2013 3:02:43 AM Okay... I open mine up occasionally and plan on getting a windowed side panel soon with red leds/cathodes Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFINALLY finished with build...just need stamp of approval . ForumFinal Approval Forum[New Build] Looking for final approval ForumNeed Final Approval ForumFinal approval for first gaming build Forumfinal specs, seeking approval before I buy... Forumnewbie p4 system approval ( final analysis) ForumGaming Computer Approval ForumVideo Editing / Gaming System - Parts Selected - Need Final Approval ForumI7 Editing/CS4/Gaming Build Needs Final Approval ForumBudget Gaming PC Final Approval ForumHTPC Mobo+CPU ~$150 Forum[Solved] Final Approval Forum[Solved] (Final Approval) Rate/Add any last minute additions to my new build! ForumNeed Final Approval More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !