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July 31, 2014 4:20:21 AM

hello tom hardware peeps i will looking for some help on my first gaming pc i would like to game at 1080p dont really seem the point on 4k right now maybe later on and i`m going to need everything case,graphics card,etc and i would like to play on 3 screens if possible and the my budget is 3,000 dollars but let less then 2,000 $ would be awesome.Thank you guys an advance

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a b 4 Gaming
July 31, 2014 4:33:27 AM

Here`s a 3K`ish build that will rock, but if you want for less money, let me know what corners you want to cut around:

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/qRN8bv
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/qRN8bv/by_merchant/

CPU: Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($339.98 @ SuperBiiz)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD4H ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($183.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($139.99 @ Micro Center)
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($80.99 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB Vapor-X Video Card (2-Way CrossFire) ($460.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB Vapor-X Video Card (2-Way CrossFire) ($460.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Fractal Design Define R4 w/Window (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($99.99 @ Micro Center)
Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 P2 1000W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ OutletPC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Keyboard: Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Mouse: Logitech G400s Wired Optical Mouse ($47.72 @ NCIX US)
Total: $2886.48
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-31 07:34 EDT-0400
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July 31, 2014 4:48:11 AM

thanks man and i was looking into the z97 boards sense i would like to upgrade in the future
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a b 4 Gaming
July 31, 2014 4:54:31 AM

My bad, I didn`t pay attention to that :D 

Here you go:

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/g9j6pg
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/g9j6pg/by_merchant/

CPU: Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($339.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: MSI Z97-GAMING 5 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($159.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($139.99 @ Micro Center)
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($80.99 @ NCIX US)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($54.98 @ OutletPC)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB Vapor-X Video Card (2-Way CrossFire) ($460.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB Vapor-X Video Card (2-Way CrossFire) ($460.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Case: Fractal Design Define R4 w/Window (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($99.99 @ Micro Center)
Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000 P2 1000W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($16.98 @ OutletPC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($89.98 @ OutletPC)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Monitor: AOC e2752Vh 60Hz 27.0" Monitor ($199.99 @ Best Buy)
Keyboard: Microsoft SIDEWINDER X4 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($59.98 @ OutletPC)
Mouse: Logitech G400s Wired Optical Mouse ($47.72 @ NCIX US)
Total: $2837.50
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-31 07:54 EDT-0400
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July 31, 2014 4:58:20 AM

thanks man i really appreciate your help :D 
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