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Old 05-23-2012, 11:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Double check me before I order

About to order new rig, and haven't put together pc in 7 years, been on gaming laptops.
Can you double check if everything makes sense ?
This is mostly for gaming, never OC'ed before but I am willing to try it out with this rig.


Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W

CORSAIR Professional Series Gold AX850 (CMPSU-850AX) 850W ATX12V

ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX

CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CML16GX3M4A1600C9

EVGA 02G-P4-2678-KR GeForce GTX 670 FTW 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

Asus VG236H 23" Full HD 120Hz 3D multimedia Height & Swivel Adjustable WideScreen LCD Monitor w/nVidia 3D Vision Kit hard bundle

Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

Corsair Obsidian Series 550D Black Aluminum / Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

Crucial M4 CT256M4SSD2 2.5" 256GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
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Default Re: Double check me before I order

If you're going to be OC'ing grab an aftermarket cooler.

Depending on where you are in your budget a Xigmatek Aegir or Corsair H80 would work well.
Or if you're really worried about noise a Noctua NH-U9B SE2 or -U12P SE2 would be quiet.
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