Building New Gaming PC...Need Opinions..Thanks

Hi Everyone,

I am currently in the process of building a new Gaming Rig.


intel i7 920 $230
Thermaltake wings rs 201 $50
500 gig HD
keyboard and mouse

Thinking of purchasing:

LG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH22NS30

LG 22X DVD±R DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH22NS30 - OE

($22.99 each)

BFG Tech ES SERIES ES-800 800W Continuous @ 40°C ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.92 SLI NVIDIA SLI Certified GTX 260 NVIDIA HYBRID SLI 9800 GX2 CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC SLI Power Supply

-$75.00 Instant
$30.00 Mail-in Rebate


OCZ Gold 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666) Triple Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model OCZ3G1333LV6GK

-$25.00 Instant
$60.00 Mail-in Rebate


EVGA 132-BL-E758-A1 LGA 1366 Intel X58 ATX Intel Motherboard


Scythe S-FLEX SFF21F 120mm Case Fan

Currently Struggling with purchasing:

GIGABYTE GV-R487-512H-B Radeon HD 4870 512MB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFire Supported Video Card - Retail
# Your Price:$209.99
# Mail-In Rebate $40.00
# Price after rebate):$169.99


EVGA 896-P3-1262-AR GeForce GTX 260 Superclocked Edition 896MB 448-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Supported Video Card - Retail

Totally struggling with the videocard choice and a little iffy on the motherboard so opinions welcomed! thanks everyone.
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  1. What resolution do you plan on gaming at?
  2. NVIDIA is better than ATI if you wish to built gaming PC.
    ATI do best on multimedia PC.
  3. Resolution doesnt matter to me i believe because i just choose the one where my eyes
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