Right now I am looking into building/buying my first PC. This build would be use for gaming and creative work like video editing and etc... I want to know if I did a good job picking these parts out and doing my research.
But I'm also open for other builds. If you do leave a build I only ask for you to make one that have this case (https://pcpartpicker.com/part/nzxt-case-cah442wm8 since I really love this case) and the build color scheme could either be all black, black and white, or black and blue. No black and red since that color scheme is really popular and kind of everywhere... I will use black and red parts only if I have to. My budget is $2000 USD and I left the GPU blank because I am still deciding on the 1080 or 1070 but I'll make my mind up by later this year.
looks damn tasty to me. just about the exact build i have in mind ..one thing ill say is you may want to splurge on more ram. depending on how much editing and workstation type work you will be doing. 64 to start with the option to go 128 later..amazeballs. if you go 32 now and decide to go 64 later, then thats not enough when you start running ramdisks and piles of VMs.. you'll have to get all eight sticks instead of the four. just sayin, how much do you need in the long run? i haven't had my finger on the pulse of ram pricing lately, but $160 sounds cheap.
You realize you can use this cooler
and have the same results, right?
Otherwise I don't see anything bad in this system. It's all so black and sleek and... Sexy...
Swapped a few things, silence optimized case, motherboard with dual giga-bit just because for only a bit more
You aren't really going to want water cooling for a workstation in case something fails
otherwise just some performance per dollar parts
If you don't already have a 4k or 1440p 144hz display don't bother with a high end GPU man
And you really probably don't need RAM that fast
PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2sGqqk
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/2sGqqk/by_merchant/
CPU: Intel Core i7-5820K 3.3GHz 6-Core Processor ($369.99 @ SuperBiiz)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.49 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer/3.1 Micro ATX LGA2011-3 Motherboard ($246.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) DDR4-2400 Memory ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Mushkin ECO3 480GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($119.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Red 2TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive ($89.49 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Fractal Design Define S w/Window ATX Mid Tower Case ($74.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Power Supply: EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($84.99 @ Amazon)
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Thanks, a friend told me about this cooler I think he said he used it before and had no problems.