Need Advice on a £1200 Intel Build Tags: Homebuilt Systems Last response: December 2, 2010 7:42 PM in Systems Share Anonymous a b B Homebuilt system December 1, 2010 7:59:24 PM Hi, guys, The following is my first time New Build spec. I mainly use it for high performance coding, office and watching movies. Your feedback is highly appreciated. - CPU: Intel Core i7 950 3.06G £234.99 inc VAT - Motherboard: Gigabyte GA X58A UD3R (Socket 1366) DDR3 Motherboard £145.21 inc VAT - RAM: Corsair XMS3 (3x2GB) DDR3 PC3 12800C9 1600MHz Triple Channel £99.99 inc VAT - Cooler: Corsair A50 CPU Cooler £29.99 - Artic Cooling MX 3 Thermal Compound £6.99 -Samsung P2450H 24" Widescreen LCD Monitor - Glossy Black [LS24LRZKUV/EN] £180 Gigabyte GeForce GTX 460 SUPER OC 1024MB GDDR5 PCI Express Graphics Card with HAWX2 £164.49 inc VAT Coolermaster HAF X Gaming Tower Case - Black (RC942) £129.99 inc VAT Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache - OEM (WD1002FAEX) £71.99 inc VAT Antec TruePower New Modular 650W Power Supply  £69.99 inc VAT Kind regards George More about : advice 1200 intel build mosox a b B Homebuilt system December 1, 2010 9:04:08 PM Looks good. If you're not gaming isn't that GPU overkill? boiler1990 a b B Homebuilt system December 1, 2010 9:20:10 PM +1 to mosox's comment. You could get something less powerful and still do what you listed. Otherwise, you can easily OC a stock factory GTX 460; if you can save a reasonable amount of money buying a stock card, do it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b B Homebuilt system December 2, 2010 7:42:42 PM Can you show me some links abt the stock factory GTX 460? Thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst Intel gaming build, advice? (Aus) $1000 - $1200 Forum Solved$1200 Gaming Build, need last-minute advice. Forum Solved$1200 pc build, Need Advice!! Forum Solved$1100-$1200 MAX intel 2500k cool gaming build critique and advice. Forum Solved$1200 gaming build. need last min advice/compatibality check before buying Forum SolvedNeed advice on gaming PC build $1000-$1200 Forum Solved$1200 gaming build need some advice Forum Solved~$1200 Gaming PC Build Advice Needed Forum SolvedFirst build, need budgeting + part advice ($1,200) Forum Solved$1200 Gaming System Build "Need of Advice" PHILIPPINES Forum SolvedNeed advice on $1000- $1200 gaming build !! Forum [Need Advice] Parts search to build 'gaming' laptop (~$1200-$1600) Forum Solved(New Build) Need Advice $1200 Gaming Rig Forum SolvedNeed Advice on a $1200- $1500 First Build Forum SolvedFirst time gaming build/ 1200-1500$/ need advice Forum SolvedNeed advice, building a gaming rig for 1200€ Forum SolvedNeed advice $1000-$1200 new build Forum SolvedNeed advice on a custom $1200 build Forum SolvedNeed advice on i5 750 build - <$1,200 Forum New Build, Need Advice $1200 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !