Motherboard suggestions for new rig


Nov 29, 2011
I am new to system building. I need suggestions. I know what kind of motherboard to get but have no clue which one? I am asking three questions: What would be the best motherboard to buy for the best price without regards to overclocking (I don't know how to overclock)? What would be the best motherboard to buy for the best price with regards to doing a little bit of overclocking? Should I just buy an EVGA motherboard for the support?

This is the build i am seeking for diablo II (understand it is overkill) and other games:

Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 ...
Item #: N82E16819115070

EVGA GTX 590 Fermi (not in stock right now - not sure how i will acquire this)

Kingston HyperX 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model KHX1600C9D3K2/8GX
Item #: N82E16820104173

Probably going to get a SSD

Antec DF-85 Black Steel / Plastic ATX Full Tower Computer Case
Item #: N82E16811129087

Rosewill Xtreme Series RX950-D-B 950W Continuous @40°C ,80 PLUS Certified, ATX12V v2.2 & EPS12V v2.91, SLI Ready CrossFire Ready, Active PFC "Compatible with Core i7, i5" Power Supply (from my first build)

PLANAR PX2710MW Black 27" Full HD HDMI WideScreen LCD Monitor w/Speakers
Item #: N82E16824016155

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM
Item #: N82E16832116986