£1200 Gaming/Desktop Build Tags: New Build Systems Last response: May 31, 2009 7:57 PM in Systems Share holymongol May 31, 2009 7:29:52 PM HI! NEW system build APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: June, July, August BUDGET RANGE: £1000-1300 SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, htpc (performance pc) PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, speakers, hard drive, soundcard PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Novatech, Ebuyer PARTS PREFERENCES: 1 Case: Coolermaster CM690 Dominator Black Mid Tower Case £64.40 Link 2 Case Fan: 2x Noctua Vortex-Control 120mm Quiet Case Fan £36.58 Link 3 CPU: Intel Core i7 920 "D0 Stepping" 2.66Ghz (Nehalem) (Socket LGA1366) £225.39 Link 4 CPU Cooler: Noctua SE1366 NH-U12P SE1366 Exclusive Dual Fan CPU Cooler £59.44 Link 5 GPU: XFX ATI Radeon 4890 1024MB £172.49 Link 6 RAM: Patriot Viper 6GB (3x2GB) DDR3 1600MHz Triple Channel kit £80.49 Link 7 Monitor: Viewsonic VX2260WM 22" TFT Monitor 1920x1080 £171.89 Link 8 Mobo: Gigabyte EX58-UD5 Intel X58 £218.49 Link 9 PSU: Corsair TX 850W ATX2.2 SLI Compliant Power Supply £114.99 Link TOTAL: £1143.95 OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI: If needed MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080 Need this build to last me for a long time and thanks in advance! More about : 1200 gaming desktop build Helloworld_98 May 31, 2009 7:45:22 PM pay the extra £32 for an xfx 4890, it will add a good 10-30% of performance,even more if you overclock it to 1ghz. also up the PSU to a 1000w so you can add two 4890's later, or drop down to 750w for just a second card. holymongol May 31, 2009 7:52:16 PM Quote:pay the extra £32 for an xfx 4890 yeah that seems good. The 750W corsair version is only 10 pounds cheaper (@ £103) which is why i chose the 850W thought it might provide some more power for the future. Related resources **HELP** Gaming PC Build ~$1200 - Forum Requesting Parts Check of $1200 Gaming Build - Forum Please Tell Me This is a Good $1200 Build - Forum Looking for a budget gaming pc build ($1000 - $1200) - Forum 1200 to 1500 dollar gaming build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Helloworld_98 May 31, 2009 7:54:28 PM ^ yeah but the PCP&C which is close to the corsair in quality is about £85 inc VAT. holymongol May 31, 2009 7:57:49 PM which website is that from.. overclockers.co.uk? sry but only ordering from novatech and ebuyer which does not stock it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved$1200 UDS Gaming PC Build Challenge! Forum SolvedLooking for a Build for $1200 Budget Forum Solved~$1200 Gaming PC Build Advice Needed Forum SolvedCan you help me build a computer? ($1200 budget) Forum Solved1200 Gaming desktop build Forum SolvedThoughts on a ~1200$ gaming build Forum SolvedQuestions about another $1200 Gaming Build (but its for my birthday :D) Forum SolvedNew Gaming Build ~ $1200 Forum Solved$1,200 Gaming build advice Forum Solvedis this a good gaming build for a budget of $1200? Forum SolvedFirst time systems build 1200 Forum SolvedLooking for a good Gaming/Streaming build for $1200 or less Forum SolvedWant to Build a 1200$ Gaming PC For 2014! Forum SolvedLooking to build a gaming PC Budget 1000-1200$ Forum Solved1200$ Gaming PC build for 2014! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !