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New video editing/gaming build -- cleared for takeoff?

Here's my "almost-final" just-squeaks-under-$1000 video-editing/gaming build
For your approval... (or not!)

CHIP: Intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116501

MOBO: ASUS P8Z77-V PRO LGA 1155 Intel Z77
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131819

RAM:Corsair Vengeance LP 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820233367

SSD: SAMSUNG 840 Pro Series MZ-7PD128BW 2.5" 128GB SATA III
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820147192

PS: XION XON-850P14F High Performance 850WPower supply
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817190029

VIDEO CARD: MSI N650TI-1GD5/V1 GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB 128-Bit GDDR5
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814127725

CSE: Sentey Optimus Extreme Division Tower Case –
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811322016

Your comments are very much appreciated :ange:
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  1. Clear, 650w psu is fine.
    Try get a Nvidia 750 ti
  2. Nope x3 on the xion psu unless your goal is to blow up all your hardware!

    Grab a Seasonic or XFX psu, 600-650w

    Don't need an i7 for gaming, grab an i5-4670 (if you plan to over clock grab a k version), not sure if your video editing software will utilize the i7 enough to make it worth the extra $100

    Get an gtx 750ti for $150

    You will probably need a 1 or 2 TB HD in addition to your SSD
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    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/38Pxq
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/38Pxq/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/38Pxq/benchmarks/

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($319.99 @ Amazon)
    Motherboard: Asus Z87-K ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($109.99 @ NCIX US)
    Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($136.67 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($89.99 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($57.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB Video Card ($169.99 @ Amazon)
    Case: Antec One ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Amazon)
    Power Supply: XFX 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($69.99 @ Amazon)
    Total: $1004.60
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-12 20:07 EDT-0400)

    Threw this together if you want to keep an i7 and overclock. Im not too great at picking motherboards, HDDs or cases so someone can probably make this better.

    Also, i know pretty much nothing about after market coolers which you would probably need for overclocking.

    Edit: Changed case to avoid compatability issues.

    If your focus is more gaming, less video editing then the build would change to an i5 and more powerful graphics card
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