I am new to the community. Just looking for a nice gaming computer for around $1,000.
APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: tomorrow
BUDGET RANGE: ~$1000
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, schoolwork
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, os, speakers
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg, open to other sites
PARTS PREFERENCES: don't care, as long as they are compatible and optimal
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe
MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080, 1920x1200
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: quiet, reliable, fast, can run games, multitask, can't use TOO much power
You might also want to add an aftermarket CPU cooler, if you want to try your hand @ overclocking...though the stock is good for upto 3.4GHz...but above that, it would have problems...
This is one of the best CPU coolers out there and comes with TX-2...
Sunbeam CCTF http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...