Need some advice building gaming pc [Budget $750]


Jul 24, 2011
This is my first build and I really want some advices to improve it & would like to keep it under $750.

Main Usage: Gaming & simple applications (e.g. Microsoft Words/Open Office)

Country of Origin: U.S.A.

Plans for Purchase: Within a week.

Parts Bought: None

Parts That I Already Have: OS system, cd drive, monitor, mouse, & keyboard.

Sources Preferred: Newegg, Tigerdirect, or any other cheap & reliable sites.

Overclocking: Likely

CPU: Intel i5-2500K Sandy Bridge = $220

CPU Fan: The one that comes along with the cpu box. But will I need a stronger one for overclocking ?~?

Mobo: GIGABYTE GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 = $130

HDD: SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" = $60

VGA: EVGA 01G-P3-1366-TR GeForce GTX 460 SE (Fermi) = $160

RAM: G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 = $37

Case: Rosewill CHALLENGER Black Gaming ATX Mid Tower Case= $50

PSU: Antec NEO ECO 620C = $70

Total = $727

Thanks in advance :)