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$2100 Gaming/Multimedia PC Build (My first time => Advice needed)

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October 21, 2013 7:17:59 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: during next 14 days

Budget Range: $1900 - $2100 Before Rebates

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Programming, Photoshop, Movies

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (local: czc.cz) or newegg.com

Country: Czech Republic (Buying from czc.cz - they will assemble the PC for free)

Parts Preferences: Intel CPU, Nvidia GPU, ASUS/Gigabyte Mobo

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments: I would like as quiet PC as possible
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I came up with the following build:

MOBO
ASUS Z87 PRO 4 249 Kc (~$223)
CPU
Intel Core i5-4670K 5 479 Kc (~$287)
CPU Cooler
Noctua NH-U9B SE2 1 283 Kc (~$67)
GPU
ASUS GTX760-DC2OC-2GD5 5 990 Kc (~$314)
RAM
Corsair Vengeance Low Profile Black 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600MHz 4201 Kc (~$220)
HDDs
Samsung SSD 840 EVO - 250GB, Desktop Kit 4 479 Kc (~$235)
RAID 1 with 2 of these: Seagate Constellation ES.3 - 1TB 1 for 2 407 Kc (~$126)
Case
NZXT H2 2 643 Kc (~$138)
PSU
Be quiet! Straight Power E9-700W 2 999 Kc (~$157)
OEM OS
Microsoft Windows 7 Pro CZ 64bit OEM 3299 Kc (~$173)
DVD
ASUS DRW-24B5ST 493 Kc (~$26)
Card reader
Scythe Kama Reader Jr 246 Kc (~$13)

TOTAL PRICE: 40 173 Kc (~$2103) + free games (Grid 2, Batman Arkham Origins)

Is this build OK? Or can I do better? Any advices will be greatly appriciated.
October 21, 2013 7:41:17 AM
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October 21, 2013 9:48:13 AM

Here. The X79 Dark has a switch on it, you can switch to the 3rd bios for IB-E.

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Rtv7

SSD is for OS and MAYBE 1 or 2 programs such as Sony Vegas Pro.
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October 21, 2013 9:51:42 AM

The R9-280X is a juiced up 7970Ghz except cheaper and better just like how the GTX770 is a juiced up GTX680. R9-280X outperforms the GTX770 by a bit and its $50 cheaper to!
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