I was thinking a intel i5 2500k, or an i7 3770/2600. Never used AMD. Using it for a lot of gaming like skyrim, battlefield, tf2, cod, ect. Ill buy the ssd. I had a 120gb in mind. 8-16 gigs of ram. A good GPU. Radeon/sapphire. Air cooled. 1-2 tb hard drive.