Originally Posted by snipekill2445
I'd go with Intel. More options to upgrade later. And as for RAM, get some of that samsung stuff, seen alot of people saying it's cool, and overclockes really well.
I was thinking about it and might have a look at it later, I might edit OP and put intel up there as well and then see which is better.
Looks good, although do you have to purchase your own tubing? Also if I were to do that I probably want a really decent water cooling set-up, and my knowledge on watercooling is very slim.
Originally Posted by Weezernation
Hello there, the build looks solid. You went with Asus, which is a very reputable company, for a motherboard. For a case though, do you really want the window on the side? if not you can go with the 550D and save a couple of bucks. And as for RAM, you cant go wrong with this:
Other than that, it looks all good.
I'm really not bothered about a window, but with the suggestions coming if I have watercooling then I would want a window. So possibly might get a watercooling case for upgrading after this build?
Originally Posted by K62-RIG
I'd go with an Intel build with a 2500k and a gigabyte z68 rev 3 motherboard to be honest mate. as mentioned above it will give you upgrade options and yeah I know you are going for a AM3+ board but seriously the Intel products kick AMD's butt. I will be looking soon at dropping an Ivy Bridge 1155 processor into my z68x-ud3r-b3 board and can't wait. Just my
Same as above have looked at it. Possibly if I was going to go with intel I would probably go under water as well. Although it's more expensive it will be worth it. However, like I said I'll edit the OP and then see the difference between prices and see which is more suitable.