Ok so i am back after being away for a few months. luck was on my side and i seem to have managed to get myself a new job that pay quite well so hopefully by my birthday i will have a new rig i'l give a list and price of the parts i'm looking at, a lot has happened since i have been gone and i'm a little iffy on the parts i am choosing but hopefully you guys can help me out. for this new build i really want to go for clean and quiet so please try and keep that in mind.
here is a list of my parts so far.
cpu- NCIX.com - Buy Intel Core i5 750 Quad Core Processor Lynnfield LGA1156 2.66GHZ 8MB Cache Retail Box - BX80605I5750 In Canada.
core i5 750 i did want to go for the 860 but i am unsure of perforemence gain vs the cost on the 750 i will be oncing so i should not have to worry about to to much.
mobo- NCIX.com - Buy EVGA P55 FTW 200 ATX LGA1156 DDR3 SLI CrossFire 4PCI-E16 1PCI-E1 1PCI Sound GBLAN Motherboard - 141-LF-E658-KR In Canada.
was a litle on the pricey side but i loved the look of it and i would like to be able to go cross fire or sli in 16x lanes so this board really apealed to me
memory- NCIX.com - Buy G.SKILL F3-12800CL7D-4GBRM Ripjaws 4GB 2X2GB DDR3-1600 CL7-8-7-24 240PIN Dual Channel i5 Memory Kit - F3-12800CL7D-4GBRM In Canada.
they look like they arent to to bad i'm quite lost when it comes to ddr3 memory and what good timings are and speeds are plus i liked the price on these.
gpu- ok so here is really wanted to splurge so i went with this NCIX.com - Buy XFX Radeon HD 5870 850MHZ 1GB GDDR5 4.8GHZ 2XDVI HDMI Display Port DIRECTX11 PCI-E Video Card - HD-587A-ZNF9 In Canada.
hsf- whent with noctua NCIX.com - Buy Noctua NH-U12P SE2 LGA775/1156/1366 AM2/AM3 I7/I5/PHENOM Heatpipe Cooler W/ 2XNH-P12 120MM Fans - NH-U12P SE2 In Canada.
for just about the same price i was looking at the corsair h50 looks kinda cool i herd it has not bad performance but i am unsure of anything i have read
optical- im just gettiing a reg samsung sata drive no worries
hdd- i have an unused 500gb seagate 7200.11 drive i will be using.
os- NCIX.com - Buy Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64BIT DVD OEM - GFC-00599 In Canada.
psu- NCIX.com - Buy XFX 750W Black Edition Single Rail Modular ATX 12V 62A 24PIN ATX Power Supply 80PLUS Silver - P1750BCAG9 In Canada.
the xfx 750w i have been intrigued on these since i herd about them last year and the price was right but am open to alternate suggestions
case- NCIX.com - Buy Silverstone Fortress FT02B ATX Black Aluminum Unibody Case 4X5.25 5X3.5INT No PS - FT02B In Canada.
i felt once again i needed to spoil myself a little this design looks so clean its painted black all ready hdd hot swap ready many mobo cut outs the 90` design and over all just such a clean sexy look its also noise reducing and is 100% aluminum the chasey itself is 1 piece as well.
before shipping and taxes but after price matches it comes to 1,627.41 Canadian $
i am open to suggestions and recommendations but please if you add any suggestions please bare in mind i am in Canada unless you see a wicked deal i can get wildside or difolo to help me out. its good to be back and i am preaty exited about the new job and eventually this machine as its been over 1 year 21k 3d06 rig died