Gaming Computer

  Meleager 18:20 31 Oct 2011


I am about to buy a gaming computer. According to price I have found 3 systems that cost the same and with quite similar specs. Yet I am not sure wich will give me the best preformance.

So maybe you experts can shine some advice on this. These are the specs:

Machine #1

Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3, Socket-1155 ATX, Z68, DDR3, 2xPCIe(2.0)x16, CFX&SLI, SATA 6Gb/s,FW,USB 3.0,Dolby,HDMI, mSATA

Intel® Core™ i7-2600K Processor Socket-LGA1155, Quad Core, 3.4Ghz, 8MB, 95W, Boxed w/fan

Corsair Vengeance™ DDR3 1600MHz 8GB CL9 Kit w/2x 4GB XMS3 modules, CL9-9-9-24, 1.5V, Vengeance Heatspreader, 240 pin

2X (crossfire) XFX Radeon HD 6950 2GB GDDR5 "Dual Fan" PCI-Express 2.1, 2xDVI, HDMI, 2xmini-DisplayPort, 800MHz

Western Digital Caviar® Black 1TB SATA 6Gb/s (SATA 3.0), 64MB Cache, 7200RPM, 3,5", Dual processor.

Machine #2

Gigabyte GA-H61M-USB3-B3 3.4 GHz. Intel® Core™ i7-2600 Processor, med 8 MB Intel® Smart Cache 8 GB DDR3, PC3-10600 NVIDIA GTX570 1280 MB GDDR5 64 GB Turbo SSD harddisk and 1000 GB Samsung, 7200 RPM, 32MB memory buffer, NoiseGuard™ og SilentSeek™

Machine #3

MSI P67A-GD65 Intel i7-2600 SANDYBRIDGE 8 GB VENGEANCE/HYPERX DDR3 1866 MHz 2 x Geforce GTX 560 (SLI) Samsung 1000 GB Harddisk

  Forum Editor 08:23 01 Nov 2011

Transferred to the games forum from Consumerwatch.

  gengiscant 10:47 01 Nov 2011

Could you post a link to the individual PC's and what is your budget?

  Meleager 11:52 01 Nov 2011
  Meleager 11:54 01 Nov 2011
  gengiscant 12:47 01 Nov 2011

This for your second link? Gamer extreme

  gengiscant 13:42 01 Nov 2011

Thanks for that. I would personally choose this one.Komplet. Better processor and graphics cards. All in all a nice rig.

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