Newegg DIY Garage: How to Build a Gaming PC – i7-6700, 850 EVO, & GTX 970

Welcome to our brand new video series Newegg DIY Garage! This video is a step-by-step tutorial on how to build a no nonsense gaming computer. For your reference we’ve provided chapters and links to the components. Enjoy!

—Newegg DIY Garage: How to build a gaming PC – i7-6700, 850 EVO, & GTX 970—

00:00 Introduction
00:40 Selecting your components
03:31 Case Prep
07:20 Motherboard Prep
15:52 Motherboard Installation
18:46 Wiring
24:02 Test Boot
24:55 Flash BIOS
25:58 Graphics Card Installation
27:37 Cable Management
28:19 Benchmarks

Products in video:
Corsair 450D Computer Case:
ASUS H170 PRO GAMING Motherboard:
G.Skill 16GB DDR4 RAM:
Intel Core i7 6700 CPU:
Samsung 850 EVO 1TB SSD:
Windows 10 Home – 64-bit:
Rosewill PC tool kit:

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– Credits –
Presenter: Carey Holzman
Camera: Tina
Producer: Tom
Post-Production: Anna

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9 Responses to Newegg DIY Garage: How to Build a Gaming PC – i7-6700, 850 EVO, & GTX 970

  1. Anthony Dove says:

    So if I'm not using an optical drive I assume I don't need that first cable from the SSD to the optical drive? Also how do you wire in a separate HDD….

  2. Nimbis207 says:

    Thanks Carey. This was the primary how to video I used to build both me and my wife new PCs this weekend after pulling the trigger on parts black friday. Cheers

  3. Rick Willey says:


  4. iPatch says:

    Do I need to buy the CPU heatsink or it's included in the motherboard?

  5. Nozaki_Sage says:

    Is this build able to run high end games like PUBG or Arma

  6. ZyanHD says:

    ASUS H170 PRO GAMING Motherboard is complete crap DO NOT BUY THIS MOBO!!!!!

  7. SK5 Hylon says:

    Wait do you need thermal paste?

  8. Your Average Communist says:

    Boy let me suck yo toes

  9. GLOBBY says:

    Awesome video bro! Really helpful!

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