Is this a good setup Tags: New Build Systems Last response: March 8, 2013 10:28 PM in Systems Share lumanfox0 March 8, 2013 12:56:07 PM Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA 6 GB/s NCQ 64 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare Drive Patriot Memory Viper 3 Series Venom Red DDR3 8GB 1866MHz (PC3 15000) Memory Kit PV38G186C9KRD Corsair Hydro Series H100 Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler (CWCH100) NZXT HALE90 80 Plus Gold 850 Watt Power Supply with Modular Cable HALE90-850-M (White) MSI Computer Corp. Motherboard DDR3 2600 Intel - LGA 1155 Motherboards Z77 MPOWER Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155 - BX80637I53570K NZXT Crafted Series ATX Full Tower Steel Chassis - Phantom Black I don't know what to get 680 or 7970 I have the money..... so is that a good setup? total $968.00 More about : good setup | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to lumanfox0 Register or log in to remove logainofhades March 8, 2013 1:57:35 PM 850w is overkill unless you plan to go crossfire or SLI. I am not familiar with the quality of NZXT's power supplies either. A 600-650w corsair or seasonic would be more than enough for that setup and a single gpu. | Report abuse Reply to logainofhades lumanfox0 March 8, 2013 7:36:19 PM well better safe than sorry really on the sli thing for now only one though you think that is good setup then for gaming? | Report abuse Reply to lumanfox0 lumanfox0 March 8, 2013 7:38:29 PM well better safe than sorry really on the sli thing for now only one though you think that is good setup then for gaming? | Report abuse Reply to lumanfox0 logainofhades March 8, 2013 7:43:43 PM Save about $55 and go with Asrock Z77 extreme4. I would change the PSU to this one. Great quality and $40 off with promo code. Also has a $20 MIR. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse Reply to logainofhades Mousemonkey March 8, 2013 10:28:27 PM This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey | Report abuse Reply to Mousemonkey Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Is this a good setup> Related ressources: ForumSolvedHow good is this gaming setup ? ForumSolvedIs my Setup Good Enough for Metro Last Light on Three Monitors? ForumSolvedPlease help. Is this a good setup for the PC I will be building? ForumSolvedLooking for a new good gaming pc setup ForumSolvedGood gaming setup? ForumSolvedDo I need 3 GPUs to have a good SLI setup? ForumSolvedCooler Master Elite 241 good case for gaming design/3D video editing setup? ForumSolvedWill this be good for my setup Corsair Vengeance Blue (8gb) ForumSolvedIs this a good PC gaming setup? ForumSolvedis this a good system setup ForumSolvedis this a good pc setup ForumSolvedIs this a good setup for 1700 budget for gaming. ForumSolvedIs this a good setup for the money? ForumSolvedHow good is this setup? ForumSolvedIs this a good setup? ForumSolvedIs this a good Hard Drive Setup for a Gaming Laptop? ForumSolvedFirst time build, will this be a good setup? ForumSolvedIs my pc gaming setup good? ForumSolvedShould i upgrade my cpu or is this a good setup? ForumSolvedIs my setup good and what graphics card do I use? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !