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February 28, 2013, 04:12 PM
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Well if you overclock ,the PC will be faster and the games will run with more frames per second.
my list:all from NCIX.ca
-Intel Core i5 3570K Unlocked Quad Core Processor LGA1155 3.4GHZ Ivy Bridge
-ASUS GeForce GTX 660 OC DirectCU 1020MHZ 2GB 6.0GHZ GDDR5 2xDVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Video Card
-Corsair CX Series CX600M 600W ATX 12V 80 Plus Bronze Modular Power Supply
-Gigabyte Z77M-D3H motherboard
-Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B Vengeance Blue 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Dual Channel Memory Kit
-Cooler Master HAF 912 Black Mid Tower ATX Case
-Seagate Barracuda 2TB 7200RPM SATA3 64MB Cache 3.5IN Internal Hard Drive
that's around 800$ and you still have money for a more powerful graphic's card like a 660ti instead of a 660,actually.
Just saw your last post and yeah,for the case,it depends on what you want,i build a pc with the the 912 from cooler master and the cooling is pretty epic ,and it's relatively quiet,just think for it,you have a 200mm fan on the front :D
for the size,careful, you have standards.For an ATX motherboard,you need an ATX compatible case.matter of size,and you need good cooling for gaming parts,don't think that your components will fry at once with a very cheap case but a case with a 120mm fan on the front and on the back would be good.more fans or larger fans would be even better,but not needed
This is good advice. With the extra couple of hundred dollars,like he said,upgrade your Video card,or your CPU. You can get the 3770K,and still stay within your budget.
Corsair Air 540 -i7 4930k @ 4.4ghz. Liquid cooled-4x4gb G Skill Trident X DDR3@ 2400mhz- Two EVGA Titans SLI - Xonar Phoebus Sound Card-Dell 3008 30" Monitor-Razer Tiamat Headphones-Butt Kicker Gamer-TrackIR 5
My System Specs
i7 4930k Liquid cooled @4.4ghz
16Gigs ddr3 @2400mhz
Two EVGA Titans SLI
Samsung Pro 512gb
Corsair Air 540.
Dell 3008 30 inch.
Win 7 Home Pro 64 bit
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