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1st Gaming PC Build need help

i have a budget of $3000.00 to $4000.00

i am looking to build a gaming pc with a triple monitor set up...

games i want to run at ultra high settings and maintain excellwnt fps are:
-battlefield 4
-eve online (2 to three clients)
-elder scrolls online
-dying light

I will be overclocking and look to run 2 980's sli.

tips advice solutions please and thank you here is my build thus far:
http://pcpartpicker.com/p/42kHLk
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  1. Do you have 2 monitors already? Only see the one Asus 144hz monitor on your list. Also only see 1 gpu.
  2. Guess this is what you really want

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

    CPU: Intel Core i7-4790K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($321.98 @ OutletPC)
    CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X41 106.1 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($99.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    CPU Cooler: NZXT Kraken X61 106.1 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($128.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SOC FORCE ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($189.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: Corsair Vengeance Pro Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-2666 Memory ($213.98 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Samsung 850 Pro Series 256GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($158.98 @ OutletPC)
    Storage: Western Digital BLACK SERIES 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($124.89 @ OutletPC)
    Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 4GB WINDFORCE Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($569.99 @ Newegg)
    Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 4GB WINDFORCE Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($569.99 @ Newegg)
    Video Card Cooler: NZXT G10 Video Card Cooler ($25.93 @ OutletPC)
    Case: Corsair 760T Black ATX Full Tower Case ($159.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair 1200W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($283.48 @ Amazon)
    Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.79 @ OutletPC)
    Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($87.75 @ OutletPC)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($264.99 @ B&H)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($264.99 @ B&H)
    Monitor: Asus VG248QE 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($264.99 @ B&H)
    Total: $3750.69
    Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
    Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-03-03 20:16 EST-0500
  3. i was thinking three of the same monitor and 2 of the same gpu, but every review or article i read has me second guessing my decisions so i turned to the forum
  4. are there better options to achieve what im looking for my budget should i look into the x99 or stick with z97
  5. Grepo of Borg said:
    i was thinking three of the same monitor and 2 of the same gpu, but every review or article i read has me second guessing my decisions so i turned to the forum


    I would go with 3 of the same monitors and 2 of the same GPUs. You should be running high-ultra at 60 fps depending on the game
  6. Best answer
    Grepo of Borg said:
    are there better options to achieve what im looking for my budget should i look into the x99 or stick with z97


    z97 is fine but i would go with the asus hero

    http://pcpartpicker.com/part/asus-motherboard-maximusviihero

    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/KqBzsY
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