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first build need help if they are compatable


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nathanpedley

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Hey guys, this is my first build I have looked up a lot of stuff and spoke to a lot of people I was just wondering would use recommend that these components would go together well and all be compatible. It is going to be a AMD build, Mostly used for gaming. I just need to know will these components all be compatible and run together alright.

ATX CASE: antec LANBOY AIR-YELLOW ATX Full Tower Case -http://www.epinions.com/specs/Antec_LANBOYAIR_YELLOW_LanBoy_Air_Yellow_high_flexibility_Gaming_Case_Up_to_15_fans_Fully_modular

cpu: AM3+ x6 FX-6200 - http://pcpartpicker....u-fd6100wmgusbx

mother board: GA-870A-UD3 - http://www.gigabyte....spx?pid=3423#ov

cpu cooler: Corsair CWCH h60 water cooled - http://www.corsair.c...cpu-cooler.html

ram : 8G Kit 1600 AMD-E - http://www.hitechleg...1600-memory-kit
vga card: Gigabyte 2GB GTX670 PCI-E VGA Card - http://www.myshoppin..._GTX_670_OC_2GB

psu: SHAW Gaming Viper 1500(Tri-Fan - http://msy.com.au/pr...?productId=5041

dvddrive: SATA Blu-Ray Combo LG

thanks nathan

Edited by nathanpedley, 25 July 2012 - 06:26 PM.

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I am not one of there experts but it would make it easyer for them to help you if you made a link to each part or showed all of them on pcpartpicker http://pcpartpicker....parts/partlist/
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:welcome: nathanpedley

Your list of components needs to be revised I`m afraid as the parts are not all compatible and there is a massive imbalance between the cost of your video card which is $489 and the 1200W PSU which is $44.

It is vital that before purchasing a CPU and the Ram that you check the MBs QVL (qualified vendors list) to ensure that each are compatible, see memory and CPU support tabs @ http://www.gigabyte.....aspx?pid=3423# note that the FX-6200 CPU is not listed and the same with your proposed Ram.

Are you aware that by using anything other than the heatsink (HS) and cooling fan supplied with your CPU will invalidate your warranty, AMD are clear on this;

This Limited Warranty shall be null and void if the AMD microprocessor which is the subject of this Limited Warranty is used with any heatsink/fan other than the one provided herewith.

Full article http://support.amd.c...earLimited.aspx


We know you are wanting a gaming rig and if you let us know your maximum budget we will put you a list of compatible parts together to consider.

List of parts http://pcpartpicker.com/p/dvry

Do you have an OS disk such as Windows 7 64-bit?
If not allow around $100 on top of the final cost.

Edited by phillpower2, 31 July 2012 - 11:54 AM.
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