Techist - Tech Forum - View Single Post - Will this build work, please comment.

Click Here to Login
View Single Post
Old 08-04-2010, 05:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
Sean W.
Master Techie
 
Sean W.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Claremont CA.
Posts: 2,095
Default Re: Will this build work, please comment.

Mother Board: $310
ASUS P6X58D Premium LGA 1366
Newegg.com - ASUS P6X58D Premium LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
YouTube - Asus P6X58D Premium Motherboard

CPU: $290
Intel Core i7-930 Bloomfield
Newegg.com - Intel Core i7-930 Bloomfield 2.8GHz 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80601930
YouTube - Intel Core i7 930 Retail Processor Unboxing & First Look Linus Tech Tips

Memory: $145
G.SKILL 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600
Newegg.com - G.SKILL 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9T-6GBNQ
YouTube - G.Skill F3-12800CL9T-6GBNQ 6GB Triple Channel DDR3 RAM Kit Unboxing & First Look Linus Tech Tips

CPU Cooler: $65
CORSAIR A70
Newegg.com - CORSAIR CAFA70 120mm Dual-Fan CPU Cooler
YouTube - Corsair A70 High Performance CPU Dual 120mm Fan Air Cooler Unboxing & First Look Linus Tech Tips

HDD: $70
Western Digital Caviar Blue 640GB 7200rpm
Newegg.com - Western Digital Caviar Blue WD6400AAKS 640GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

OS: $100
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64
Newegg.com - Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 1-Pack for System Builders - Operating Systems

Total: $980


Since you have a little playing room for your budget, you can get another graphics card.

Graphics card: $295
XFX HD-585X-ZAFC Radeon HD 5850
Newegg.com - XFX HD-585X-ZAFC Radeon HD 5850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card w/ Eyefinity
YouTube - Radeon HD 5850 1GB ATI Video Card XFX Unboxing Linus Tech Tips


Which would bring your total to $1275


With that and your other grapihcs card used as a physics card, you will be able to smash any game on the market!
__________________
Modded Raidmax Hyperion Case
MSI Z97M Gaming
4770K
16gigs Corsair Vengeance 1866mhz
SLI GTX 980s
Samsung 830 Series 128gig SSD
EVGA G2 850W power supply
2x Alphacool ST30 240mm, 1x Alphacool ST30 120mm, swiftech Micro res, Enzotech Rev A. CPU water block, Full Coverage EKWB GPU blocks, modded Vari MCP655 pump
LG 34UM95 21:9 Ultrawide 3440x1440 monitor
Sean W. is offline  
 


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:16 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.