82 months ago
At <$1000, this build is great for me, a freshman in high school to play any and all games that I like over the summer and for years to come. Haven't bought any of it yet, but tell me what you think! Criticism accepted.
CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($94.99 @ Amazon) Memory: Corsair 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($59.99 @ Amazon) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($64.99 @ NCIX US) Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card ($174.99 @ Newegg) Wireless Network Adapter: Asus USB-N13 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter ($18.98 @ Amazon) Case: Zalman ZM-Z9 U3 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($48.98 @ Newegg) Case Fan: Antec TrueQuiet 120 35.8 CFM 120mm Fan ($8.98 @ Outlet PC) Power Supply: Rosewill Green 630W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($51.99 @ Amazon) Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.96 @ Outlet PC) Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.99 @ NCIX US) Monitor: Asus VS228H-P 21.5" Monitor ($124.99 @ NCIX US) Total: $973.81 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-05-13 19:13 EDT-0400)
And here is the link: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/X4r2