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Windows 7: Need Pc building Advice,Help.


14 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Need Pc building Advice,Help.

Hello I'm in the process of building a new set up after
saving up for some time.
I wanted to get some advice on what motherboard
I could get to fit with these components.

I'm also in need of a strong power supply any good psu
recommendations,any extras to add any suggestions,components,build wise?

Don't really think I need any more hard drives have 3 already.
Somethings I'll be doing is heavy

gaming,graphics,rendering 3d,video.multi tasking ect,ect
Here are some of the stuff I have in my cart so far.
Thanx for looking hope some one can help.


:NZXT Switch 810 Black Full Tower Chassis with USB 3.0
:Intel Core i7 3770K Boxed 3.5GHz Unlocked 3rd Generation Processor
:Corsair Force GT 240 GB SATA III/6G SATA 6.0 Gb-s
2.5-Inch Solid State Drive - CSSD-F240GBGT-BK

:dIAMOND Radeon HD 7970 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express
:Corsair Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 1600MHz DDR3 240-Pin Desktop Memory
:Corsair H100 Liquid CPU Hydro Series CPU Cooler



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14 Jul 2012   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

Get a Seasonic or XFX PSU in the 550 to 650 watt range.

I'd probably get a Z77 motherboard from Asus or Gigabyte in the 150 to 200 dollar price range, not the most expensive models, that had the features I needed. I wouldn't agonize over the motherboard details. Just hope it is problem free and hoep you never have to deal with manufacturer support.

Are you locked into that particular SSD, rather than Samsung, Intel, or Crucial?
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14 Jul 2012   #3

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Hey thanx for the reply,I will check those out! Not Really locked on it..It's just a bit cheap from where I was going to
purchase it from.So I'm tempted...I like Crucial haven't gave thought on Intel,Samsung. which would u suggest?
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14 Jul 2012   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

I have had very good luck with Coolermaster PSU's myself, and I have a Corsair SSD in my laptop and OCZ SSD in my PC, both of which have been running well for over a year now.
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14 Jul 2012   #5

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Oh yes coolermaster,How did I forget.Cooler Master Silent Pro Looks nice. I'll do some video look ups on SSD's see how they all match up.Just before I go out and purchase one.
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14 Jul 2012   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ZombieMaster View Post
Oh yes coolermaster,How did I forget.Cooler Master Silent Pro Looks nice. I'll do some video look ups on SSD's see how they all match up.Just before I go out and purchase one.
I really envy you putting together a new system. Mine is only a year old yet, so it will be a few years before I need to upgrade. Enjoy!!!
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14 Jul 2012   #7

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thanx! I been living on a old laptop for the past few months..Gave my old rig to my brother.I'm going to count this as an early xmas gift to myself.BTW ignatzatsonic Thanx for that SABERTOOTH Z77 suggest looks awesome! I'm off to the the store. Marking as solved.
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14 Jul 2012   #8

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

Look at Crucial M4, Samsung 830, or Intel 320/330/520 SSDs.
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14 Jul 2012   #9

windows 7 ultimate SP1 x64
 
 

go for an asus rog x79 mobo... try to buy mobo n gpu from same vendor...
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14 Jul 2012   #10

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by issac clarke View Post
go for an asus rog x79 mobo... try to buy mobo n gpu from same vendor...

Don't do this. The X79 mobo is 2011 socket type and not compatible with the 3770k
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