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November 13, 2013 7:42:54 PM

SAPPHIRE 100352-3L Radeon HD 7950 3GB 384-bit GDDR5
ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Professional LGA 2011 Intel X79
CORSAIR HX Series HX750 750W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified
Intel Core i7-3820 Sandy Bridge-E 3.6GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 2011 130W Quad-Core
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (4 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive Bare Drive
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM

This totals to about $1000 which is what im looking at spending. This will be my first build so i figured i would "spell check" if you will. Basically im set on the 2011 mobo but everything else is pretty expendable. My uses will be some heavy gaming and basic computer functions. I plan on playing battlefield 4 and some other big titles like this. I would like to run ultra with decent frame rate like upper 20s. I did have a more expensive build plan that included 32gb ram, r9 280x, 1000w corsair psu, and 4820k i7. But that totaled to like 1500+ so i decided to downgrade a little. From the list do you notice any bottlenecking? are these components really necessary for a gaming pc or can i downgrade further? Also i already have a case and what not. and i havent included thermal compound or case fans in the list but they are there. Also any recommendations as to which components you suggest for a 800-1000 dollar build would be nice. I do plan on sticking with an i7 and i would like to stick with lga 2011 just to have some future proofing going. everything else im open to opinion. As a final note im looking at buying these items on blackfriday/cybermonday so if you know of any cool deals that would be great! Thanks in advance and hopefully by the new year ill see some of you on the battlefield:) 

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November 13, 2013 8:55:40 PM

If you want to do a lot of gaming I would suggest getting a 7970 or even a 7990. For gaming an i7 is not required by any means (but the hyperthreading may help in some titles)
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