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Windows 7: advice on new pc

20 May 2013   #1
soulfood

XP windows Professional
 
 
advice on new pc

hello, i am putting together a new build and and i need some advice and help. can anyone tell me if the following specs has any bottlenecks or would any other parts would be better in this . just some honest feedback would be great.

corsair carbide 400r (case)
crucial l 128GB M4 SSD (ssd drive)
G.Skill 8GB socket 1155 1600Mhz (RAM)
Gigabyte GA-277X-4DDH socket 1155 (MB)
ASUS GTX660 Ti DC (VGA)
Intel core 7i 3770 3.4Ghz socket 1155 (CPU)
coolermaster M800W Modular (power supply)
seagate barracuda two 1TB hard drives (hard drives)
thanks a lot


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20 May 2013   #2
paulpicks21

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Looks like a nice setup to me, the only thing I don't know about is the motherboard, just check to see if it gets good reviews.

There are newer SSD's around now, but the M4 was and still is a very good drive.

And I assume you have no plans to overclock the CPU? If you do then you want the 3770K and some aftermarket cooling for it.

Paul.
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20 May 2013   #3
Boozad

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM
 
 

If it's for gaming personally I'd go for the i5 3570, and I'd recommend a WD Caviar Black HDD instead of the Barracuda.
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20 May 2013   #4
Northernsoul55

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

I would avoid installing the bundled Norton Internet Sercurity that comes with the
motherboard :)
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