Is this build compatible/Good? Tags: Build Compatibility Systems Last response: February 23, 2013 4:04 AM in Systems Share dragenyious February 22, 2013 11:48:35 AM Is this build compatible/a good build? If not, what parts do i need to replace to make it compatible or better? PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Fb5e Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Fb5e/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Fb5e/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-3350P 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($179.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: ASRock Z75 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($76.99 @ Amazon) Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-2133 Memory ($56.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($62.99 @ Compuvest) Video Card: Gigabyte Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($297.98 @ SuperBiiz) Case: NZXT Source 220 ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Amazon) Power Supply: Cooler Master eXtreme Power 600W ATX12V Power Supply ($61.98 @ SuperBiiz) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($17.98 @ Outlet PC) Total: $804.89 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-22 08:47 EST-0500) More about : build compatible good djangoringo February 22, 2013 5:07:59 PM Ditch that psu, it's garbage, get the xfx 550 core edition in newegg, it's at 41$ after ap and mir. Get this : http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Fb2u Get the cpu here : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=75435&promoid=1302 Get the ram here : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=74758&promoid=1321 The hdd : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=74462&promoid=1302 or http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=70854&promoid=1302 If you mind the rebate, get this case : http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=76376&promoid=1302 You'll get free shipping with more than 100$ in the cart, with those two, you'll get it. m 0 l g-unit1111 February 23, 2013 4:04:17 AM I definitely agree with djangoringo that the PSU is crap. You also don't need RAM that fast. For Ivy Bridge it has to be 1.5V. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew $925 build. Is it compatible/good? Forum Are these parts compatible/good build? Forum New Build! Are these parts COMPATIBLE/GOOD!!! Forum SolvedAre My Components Compatible/Good Forum SolvedIs this compatible/good? Forum SolvedIs this compatible/good? Forum SolvedAre my specs compatible/good? Forum SolvedAre my specs compatible/good? Forum SolvedAre My Components Compatible/Good Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible/good? Forum SolvedIs this system compatible/good? Want to buy tonight Forum Are My Components Compatible/Good Forum CPU Mobo and RAM compatible/good deal? Forum Solvedis this good for a gaming pc build? Forum SolvedPC build, low on cash Forum SolvedWhen I Build My PC Is Wood A Good Surface? Forum SolvedWill the Corsair GS700 PSU 80+ Bronze provide enough power for this build? Forum Solvednew build-graphics card getting no frames?! Forum Solved$700 Gaming PC Build Questions Forum SolvedFirst build need advice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !