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1st time build for gaming
07-15-2012, 10:35 AM, (This post was last modified: 07-15-2012, 10:36 AM by DBseven.)
1st time build for gaming

I'm building my first pc, and I'd appreciate any comments on problems with this build that I have missed. I'm particularly wondering about heat and compatibility issues, but any other help would be very welcome as well. Thanks.

1.CPU - Intel Core i5 3550 Processor 3.3 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155

2.Motherboard - BIOSTAR TZ77B LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS

3.RAM - Corsair Memory 8 Dual Channel Kit DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM 

4.Video Card - EVGA GeForce GTX 570 HD Double Shot 1280 MB GDDR5 PCB PCI-E 2.0 Graphics Card 012-P3-1577-KR

5.SSD - SanDisk Extreme SSD 120GB GB SATA 6.0 Gb-s2.5-Inch Solid State Drive- SDSSDX-120G-G25

6.Hard Drive - Western Digital 1 TB Caviar Blue SATA III 7200 RPM 32 MB Cache Bulk/OEM Desktop Hard Drive

7.Audio - ASUS PCI 5.1 Channel Sound Card XONAR_DG

8.Power Supply - Rosewill CAPSTONE Series CAPSTONE-650 650W Continuous @ 50°C, 80 PLUS GOLD Certified, Single +12V Rail, ATX12V v2.31 / EPS12V v2.92

9.Case - Corsair Carbide Series 400R

10.Cooling - Corsair Air Series A50 Performance CPU Cooler CAFA50

11.Optical Drive - Sony AD-7280S-0B 24x SATA Internal DVD+/-RW Drive

I also do not plan on overclocking.
07-15-2012, 03:36 PM,
RE: 1st time build for gaming
Looks all good to me.
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07-16-2012, 08:56 AM,
RE: 1st time build for gaming
(07-15-2012, 03:36 PM)ricky07652 Wrote: Looks all good to me.


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