Please help and this this PC build.


Nov 27, 2012
Approximate Purchase Date: Christmas

Budget Range: $500-700 After Rebates and Taxes

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, surfing the web

Parts Not Required: Keyboard, Mouse (I need a monitor and OS)

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg, Amazon, Microcenter

Country: USA

Parts Preferences: Intel

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Not right now, maybe in the future

CPU: Intel i3-3220

MoBo: ASRock Z77 Extreme4

GPU: Sapphire AMD 7870 2gb

Case: Rosewill REDBONE black SECC steel case ATX mid tower

Ram: G.Skill ripjaw x series 8gb (x2 4gb)

SSD: OCZ Vertex 3 90GB

PSU: Coarsair builder series cx500 500w

Optical Drive: Lite-ON 24X DVD Burner

Total cost: ? (Someone plz estimate)

Additional Comment: I would like to play Diablo 3 on this. Will this max out the settings and please recommend an OS. I dont know if all of these parts are compatible so can someone please tell me and make any changes if they arent. I also need a fan I think. I will PM you if I have any questions. Thank you.
Well, you don't need a Z77 for that build. Just go for a B75 or a H77.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($38.98 @ Outlet PC)
Storage: Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($106.98 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 2GB Video Card ($229.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Rosewill REDBONE ATX Mid Tower Case ($44.99 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($17.89 @ Outlet PC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($87.28 @ CompUSA)
Total: $756.08
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-11-29 17:34 EST-0500)