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  1. I recommend using pcpartpicker. Your list is a cluster, and I need to click on individual links.

    With the money for the video card, I would get the GTX 770 over the R9 280X. It's better performing, according to And it's around the same price.
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    CPU AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core $169.99
    Motherboard Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ $79.79
    Memory A-Data XPG V2 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 $64.99
    Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM $57.98
    Video Card EVGA GeForce GTX 770 2GB $339.99
    Case Rosewill BLACKHAWK-BLUE ATX Mid Tower $89.99
    Power Supply XFX 650W ATX12V / EPS12V $64.99
    Optical Drive Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer $19.98
    Wireless Network Adapter TP-Link TL-WDN4800 802.11a/b/g/n PCI-Express x1 $34.99
    Total: $922.69

    this has equal cpu and case, better psu, faster graphics card, better mobo, and it is a lot cheaper :D
    I was thinking about going with the Radeon GPU because my desire is to make this into a dual monitor rig. I figured the 3gb on the Radeon would be better than the GeForce's 2gb.
  4. Okay. But then get a lower end card and do an SLI or Crossfire.
  5. for multi monitor, go with amd then
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