Solved Suggestions, first build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: March 8, 2013 11:43 AM in Systems Share koopachalupa March 7, 2013 5:47:22 PM Approximate Purchase Date: this week Budget Range: 1000-1250 System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming Are you buying a monitor: Yes Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg, amazon, microcenter Location: Boston MA Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: No Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Any part change recommendations? Is the SSD worth it? intel i5 3750k $303 MICROCENTER asrock z77 extreme BUNDLE Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO $30 newegg corsair vengence 8gb RAM $55 newegg toshiba 1TB 7200 RPM HDD $64 microcenter Sapphire Radeon 7950 3gb $270 newegg Storm Enforcer ATX Mid case $80 newegg Corsair enthusiast 650W $80 newegg Asus optical drive $18 newegg Windows 7 $91 amazon Asus 23" VH236H monitor $158 newegg Samsung 120gb SSD $95 amazon Total : $1244 (includes all tax) More about : suggestions build e_X March 8, 2013 1:07:35 AM You don't need a 650w psu. A 550w-600w will do fine for overclocking. Everything else looks good. Best solution g-unit1111 March 8, 2013 3:10:53 AM Share Everything looks good to me, I say go for it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer koopachalupa March 8, 2013 11:43:56 AM Best answer selected by koopachalupa. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSuggestions for a novice's first build? Forum SolvedFirst build in 10 years, just looking for some opinions or suggestions Forum SolvedFirst Time Gaming Build- Suggestions? Forum SolvedMy first build, Compatibility advice / HW suggestions Forum SolvedFirst PC build need opinions/suggestions Forum SolvedOpinions/suggestions on first gaming build Forum SolvedMy First Gaming Build! Suggestions Please!!! Forum Solvedfirst time build, compatibility check + suggestions please :) Forum Solved[First Build] Would appreciate reviews/advices/suggestions! Forum SolvedHelp requested with first build..need some monitor suggestions Forum SolvedFirst build, any suggestions? Forum SolvedFirst Gaming/Work Build.... Budget is $1200.. Suggestions welcomed Forum SolvedFirst build suggestions Forum SolvedTips, suggestions, and feedback on my first build? Forum SolvedFirst build, let me know if you have any suggestions. Forum SolvedFirst Gaming PC Build suggestions Forum SolvedMy first build... need suggestions please Forum SolvedFirst PC Build. Suggestions Welcome Forum SolvedNEED OPINIONS AND SUGGESTIONS - Making my first custom build Forum SolvedFirst Build, Compatibility check + Opinions/Suggestions Please! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !