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Discussion Starter · #1 ·
First of all new around the forums! hi guyz

Introduction on the forums and such =P

however i'm about to upgrade whole PC for single time upgrade,i would highly need help on componets suggestion/pros and cons if any you guyz have to share about it.
a little back ground i'm currently running in QuadQore Q9400 with my old trusted and faithful friend 9800GT list is goes like this

Procc: QuadCore Q9400 2.6Ghz
Ram: 4gb 1333mhz
Hardd: 1T samung
Power supply: 600W
Motherboard: Asus P5QD Turbo
Monitor: 24 Wide inc ViewSonic LED
mouse keyboard and such

this was in upgrade from my old Pentuim4 with the 5200FX card which i held onto 5 years
,then went and bought PC i stated above which already been 4 years.this was in troublesome upgrade since things in my countery cost HELL of alot so its useually in upgrade for each couple of years is how it goes here,not in some few hours work and such :/,however recenatly i got tierd and bursted out from playing all on LOW settings most of the games i play which a mmo called World of tanks and Borderlands and recenatly installed BL2...which im playing with 15-20 FPS normal and useually drops to 5-10 with a little bit crowed and such...how many times playing low on such and the frustrationg i said ENOUGH!used to play on 860 RES but went i tryied 1920 i got addicted to it and i cant go down more then it ya know a person life and such

however went to check on the site to what they could offer me and this what i got:

Procc: Intel Core i7 3770 3.4Ghz s1155 8MB, GPU Core,
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX s1155 Core i3/i5/i7, Intel Z77, DDR3 XMP, 2xPCI-E, VGA, DVI, HDMI
Ram: G.Skill 4x4GB DDR3 1600Mhz Ripjaws Z Edition Quad Channel CL9-9-9-24
Hardd: Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB 7200RPM, 64MB, SATA III WD2002FAEX
SSD drive: Kingston HyperX 3K 2.5'' 90GB SSD SATA III
PSU: Corsair TX750M 750W Modular Active PFC 14cm Fan
Cooler: Scythe Mugen 3 CPU Cooler Rev.B

question is would this work?do they suit each other and such i dont want to get it and not to work or somethin i also want it quiet much as i can make it.what you guyz have to say about it?will this be in noticeable upgrade ?since i forgot how it feels like somethin like it,its tough decision would be nice if you guyz can bear with me !

Thank you in advance!

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It would definitely be a good difference to what you have now, especially with an SSD in there.

The parts at the moment will fit no problem.

However, I'd suggest a couple of changes (if you can):
- CPU: Downgrade to a i5 3570K if you're not going to be doing anything other than gaming (not video work and such), to save some money.
- RAM: Also overkill (see above), 8GB is enough for today. (You can always upgrade later if you need it).
- SSD: Get a bigger model if you can.
- PSU: Unless you're going to be using dual-graphics cards and such, a 500W/600W quality model should do.

All in all, there's nothing specifically wrong with your build, just that you can save a bit of money getting slightly cheaper stuff (for not much difference) if you're just gaming.

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Discussion Starter · #6 ·
Want to make in clear that i want nVidia only and intel

I downgraded the procc to Intel Core i5 3570K 3.4Ghz s1155 6MB, GPU Core, Tray
Ram to Corsair 1x8GB DDR3 1600Mhz
and the SSD up to Corsair Force GS 128GB SSD Sata III MLC 2.5 Inch Retail (not need more then 128 thou since i plan to keep it clear and use the 2T instead)
and the PSU to Corsair TX 650W V2 Active PFC 14cm Fan

if you anyone else have thoughts on it would like to hear if not so might hit the order and place in there,

i also dont plan to OC and such i mainly want to max BL1/2 do not care for any game FC3 crysis and such

thanks in advance!

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Discussion Starter · #8 ·
Point taken! changed back to 2x4!

i got few days before the order to hit it im open for suggestion or anythin if anyone have to add !

to sum it up here the setup standing for:

Procc: ‏Intel Core i5 3570K 3.4Ghz s1155 6MB, GPU Core, Tray ‎
Motherboard: ‏Asus P8Z77-V LX2 LGA1155 Core i3/i5/i7, Intel Z77, DDR3 XMP, 2xPCI-E, VGA, HDMI‎
Ram: ‏Corsair 2x4GB DDR3 1600Mhz Vengeance Blue LP Edition CL9-9-9-24‎
SSD: ‏Intel 120GB SSD 330 Series Sata III 2.5'' SSDSC2CT120A3K5 Retail‎
HardD:‏Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB 7200RPM, 64MB, SATA III WD2002FAEX‎
PSU : ‏Corsair TX 650W V2 Active PFC 14cm Fan‎

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