Jump to content

Building A New Gaming Rig Need Help!


Toha
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hi guys,

 

I am a first time poster here and I would like ask yawl opinion on a gaming rig I plan on buying in the next 2 weeks. I have a budget of 3,000.00 (for the tower only) and would like to get the most out of it. I am new to over clocking and water cooling systems. I would like to try a SLI Rig with good over clocking that will perform amazingly on the games that are out and are coming out. One of main reasons I am asking this is because I haven

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well with a budget of $3000 and gaming as the focus.

 

Mobo: eVGA 780i (or 750i), they are decent for OC'ing but nothing like intel chipsets.

CPU: Q9400 / E8400

Video Cards: 2x GTX 280/260's up to you really, even on GTX 280 will do the trick.

PSU: Corsair 750W+ or PC P&C 750W+

 

Although you said SLI, I'd suggest

 

Mobo: Asus P5Q Pro

CPU: Q9400 / E8400

Video Cards: 4870 x2 for Crossfire

PSU: Same as above

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Please sign in to comment

You will be able to leave a comment after signing in



Sign In Now
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...