Good Gaming Build? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: March 9, 2013 4:52 PM in Systems Share dragenyious March 9, 2013 3:17:11 PM I am looking to buy a new build, is this build good/compatible? Intel Core i5 3570K 3.4GHz LGA 1155 Processor ASRock Z77 Pro4 LGA 1155 ATX Intel Motherboard Toshiba 1TB 7,200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal H Diablotek EVO Mid Tower ATX Computer Case G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2133 (PC3 17000) Desktop Memory Model F3-17000CL11D-8GBXL HIS IceQ H787Q2G2M Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Links : http://cart.microcenter.com/cart.aspx?RedirectUrl=http%... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : good gaming build burritobob March 9, 2013 3:50:40 PM The quick answer: Yes everything is compatible and you should be able to max just about every game without to much of a hassle. If you're looking to save some money i would recommend: http://www.pcpartpicker.com tiny voices March 9, 2013 4:08:55 PM That PSU is junk. Get one from Antec, XFX, Corsair, Seasonic. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer realchaos March 9, 2013 4:17:02 PM Would be nice if you could give us a budget to see if we could make something better dragenyious March 9, 2013 4:43:17 PM Sorry, My Budget is $800, and Theres a microcenter 20 mins away from me, so I can get stuff from there aswell. realchaos March 9, 2013 4:52:46 PM PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($54.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($72.98 @ Outlet PC) Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($279.99 @ Newegg) Case: NZXT Tempest 210 ATX Mid Tower Case ($54.98 @ Newegg) Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg) Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Newegg) Other: i5-3570k + ASRock Z77 Extreme4 at Microcenter ($284.98) Total: $809.90 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-03-09 13:52 EST-0500) You could get an aftermarket cooler later on for overclocking. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !