Go Back   Hardware Canucks > PC BUILDERS & TWEAKERS CORNER > New Builds

    
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old July 3, 2012, 07:19 AM
Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 32
Smile new build-2000$

hi i wana show you guys new build and i want to see what you think:) and what you can change:)

cpu- i7 3770k or i5 3570k
cpu cooler -h100 corsair
mobo- sabertooh z77
gpu- gtx 680 2gb evga
psu- ax850w profesional corsair
hdd- western cavier black 1tb
ssd intel sdd 125gb
ram- corsair 16gb 1600mhz
case corsair 600t


this build most for gaiming .youtube internet . movies . and litle bit of photoshop digital art;)
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old July 3, 2012, 08:47 AM
Top Prospect
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 55

My System Specs

Default

Initially, I was going to say that, unless you are planning to overclick or to add video cards in SLI, that you could do just as well with a 650W power supply. However, the values I have been getting from various power supply calculators seem to vary wildly. (Some of that may well be due to particular calculators using out-of-date data. Also, we can't tell how many USB devices you might use.) As such, lowering the p/s wattage may be good, but don't go too far. 650W-700W SHOULD be enough, but I would suggest doing your homework for it.

Finally, for a gaming system, I found it odd that you omitted getting an optical drive, either a Blu-ray reader or a DVD burner.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old July 10, 2012, 05:58 PM
Rookie
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 16
Default

Honestly the parts look good, nothing wrong with future proofing with a larger PSU if you have the extra cash.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old July 10, 2012, 06:09 PM
MVP
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Québec, Canada
Posts: 412
Default

very nice well rounded high end build...however I can't see how this is hitting the 2k mark? sounds more like a 1500-1600$ system!
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old July 16, 2012, 10:14 AM
Rookie
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 36
Default

well is about the 2000$
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Thinking of a new Build 2000 max OCnz666 New Builds 7 April 9, 2012 10:54 PM
New build, ~$2000 budget MikeScott New Builds 16 October 22, 2009 04:33 PM
My ~2000$ i7 build. waztoes New Builds 4 October 8, 2009 11:33 PM
~$2000 i7 920 Build FreeKnight New Builds 7 July 9, 2009 09:46 PM
AMD build $2000 bumfloss New Builds 6 May 13, 2009 06:26 AM