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I'm leaving my parent's home and I'll be moving into my own place. YAY ME!
I have this smallish room that I'll be turning into a gaming room, thing is my current Desktop is too big for the room, In my opinion atleast. (NZXT Phantom) and It's starting to get outdated so why not get a new one, right?

I'm looking for a powerfull ATX build, preferable build around the Silverstone TJ08-E

It will be used for gaming, rendering, editing and some CAD for school.

Budget would be around $1000-1200.

I have a couple parts I could reuse from my current PC.
  • 1TB F3 / I'd like to get more than 1TB though. Another F3 or just a single 2/3tb drive?
  • Crucial C300 64GB

Thanks.

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Also, I read in the hardware news section, IB might be released late this year would it be worth waiting untill then?
post #2 of 5
Wait for Ivy then decide on parts, if you want to have the best system.

If you want something now, jump onto Sandybridge. Standard fare; 2500K, GTX560Ti, 8GB Vengeance, WD Caviar Blue 2TB, Corsair P128, Corsair H80, P8P67-M Pro, etc.
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Check out the specs in my Sig

Right now I have a M4 64GB + F4 2TB
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Originally Posted by davidtran007 View Post
Check out the specs in my Sig

Right now I have a M4 64GB + F4 2TB
Looks good, how much did it cost you?
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If yer gonna do anything mATX wait for the Asus ROG Gene-Z/Gen3 to pop up, this is the last board newegg needs to reveal to us.
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