Late 2021 Workstation/Gaming Build

by Christopher B Posted on: 12/30/2021

Build Description

Primarily used as a workstation for software development - dual booting Windows 11 and Linux Mint. Also used for some light gaming.

Favorite Feature

Absolutely loving the upgrade from my 6th generation i5 to the latest i9. Plus working with the Thermaltake View 71 was great.

Parts contained in build

Intel Core i9-12900K Alder Lake 3.2GHz Sixteen-Core LGA 1700 Boxed Processor - Heatsink Not Included
Intel Core i9-12900K Alder Lake 3.2GHz Sixteen-Core LGA 1700 Boxed Processor - Heatsink Not Included
Qty: 1 $569.99
Gigabyte Z690 AORUS Master DDR5 Intel LGA 1700 eATX Motherboard
Gigabyte Z690 AORUS Master DDR5 Intel LGA 1700 eATX Motherboard
Qty: 1 $469.99
Gigabyte NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 AORUS Master LHR Overclocked Triple-Fan 8GB GDDR6 PCIe 4.0 Graphics Card
Gigabyte NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 AORUS Master LHR Overclocked Triple-Fan 8GB GDDR6 PCIe 4.0 Graphics Card
Qty: 1 $859.99
HyperX FURY Beast 32GB (2 x 16GB) DDR5-4800 PC5-38400 CL38 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit KF548C38BBK2-32 - Black
HyperX FURY Beast 32GB (2 x 16GB) DDR5-4800 PC5-38400 CL38 Dual Channel Desktop Memory Kit KF548C38BBK2-32 - Black
Qty: 1 $299.99
Thermaltake View 71 RGB ATX Full-Tower Computer Case - Black
Thermaltake View 71 RGB ATX Full-Tower Computer Case - Black
Qty: 1 $219.99
 be quiet! Dark Power 12 1000 W 80+ Titanium Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply
be quiet! Dark Power 12 1000 W 80+ Titanium Certified Fully Modular ATX Power Supply
Qty: 1 $279.89
 ARCTIC Liquid Freezer II 360 A-RGB 48.8 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
ARCTIC Liquid Freezer II 360 A-RGB 48.8 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
Qty: 1 $129.47
 Samsung 980 Pro 2 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive
Samsung 980 Pro 2 TB M.2-2280 NVME Solid State Drive
Qty: 1 $279.00