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Windows 7: Recommended PSU and GPU for this build.

24 Jan 2013   #1

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
Recommended PSU and GPU for this build.

Hello, i'm building gaming pc, so far the specs are

Intel Core i5-3570K
DDR3 Corsair Vengeance Black 16GB (2x8GB) 1600MHz
Motherboard Asrock z77 extreme4

I'm wondering what Video card should i get for this setup card should be no more than 200$, also what power supply i should get, i'm going to try to push the i5-3570k to 4.5ghz and maybe overclock the video card in the future.

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24 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

I have the same CPU and motherboard as you (although mine is the extreme4-m version). My specs (click on My System Specs link below post) will show you what I have for graphics and PSU. So far, I have only been able to achieve stability at 4.3GHz, but that's good enough for me.
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24 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Service Pack 1

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