Is this a good build? Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: February 16, 2013 3:45 AM in Systems Share 98bballstar February 15, 2013 9:46:30 PM I plan on running games on medium/high or ultra. Intel Core i5-3570 3.4GHz Quad-Core Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing Asus P8Z77-V LK ATX LGA1155 Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Wireless Network Adapter---Rosewill RNX-N180UBE 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Antec 620W ATX12V / EEPS12V Sony AD-7280S-0B DVD/CD Writer Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) More about : good build tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system February 15, 2013 9:51:30 PM You don't need the CPU cooler because your CPU cannot be overclocked. you also don't need a z77 motherboard for a non overclockable CPU. Get an h77 instead. The computer will max modern games no problem. Emelth a b B Homebuilt system February 15, 2013 9:53:50 PM +1 to above drop PSU down to 550W if you dont plan to SLI Related resources Good PC Build? - Forum Is this a good build for 5760x1080 gaming? - Forum Is this a good build? - Forum New PC Build, do you think this is good? And can you transfer? Windows 8 from old to new - Forum Is this a good PC build? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 98bballstar February 15, 2013 9:54:14 PM Which one is a CPU cooler? 98bballstar February 15, 2013 9:55:02 PM OK nvm its the 212 evo 98bballstar February 15, 2013 9:58:02 PM I thought the that the CPU cooler was a fan for everything. I got that mixed with the case fan, right? tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system February 15, 2013 10:02:20 PM Yes correct. The CPU has its own heatsink and fan. 98bballstar February 15, 2013 10:10:44 PM Recommend any case fans that fit the case? And also, do I need any thermal compound for anything? tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system February 15, 2013 10:20:57 PM No the stock cooler will come with thermal compound. 98bballstar February 15, 2013 10:41:10 PM By h77, do you mean ASrock h77? Emelth a b B Homebuilt system February 15, 2013 10:41:53 PM yes or any other company that makes H77 tiny voices a b B Homebuilt system February 16, 2013 3:38:35 AM Any H77 board will be good. camohanna a b B Homebuilt system February 16, 2013 3:45:34 AM PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/DPpE Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/DPpE/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/DPpE/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core Processor ($149.99 @ Microcenter) Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($39.98 @ Outlet PC) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($75.98 @ SuperBiiz) Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition 3GB Video Card ($445.91 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($56.21 @ TigerDirect) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 600W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($49.99 @ Newegg) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $978.03 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-16 00:45 EST-0500) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGood first build? Forum SolvedIs this a good and compatible build Forum SolvedWould this make a good build ? Forum SolvedIs This A Good Build For The Games I Want To Play Forum SolvedIs This A Good Build For What Games I Want Forum SolvedI am wondering if my build is good for a mid range gaming PC? Forum SolvedHow good is this build Forum SolvedIs this a good PC build for a light gaming computer? Forum SolvedGood Video Game/Video Editing Build? Forum SolvedIs this a good build for a gaming computer Forum SolvedGood Gaming/Video Editing Build? Forum Solvedis this a good pc build? Forum SolvedFrequent cs go fps drops on a good build Forum SolvedIs this a good *first time* gaming build?! Forum SolvedWould this be a good first budget build for gaming ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !