New Build Critiquing/Advice

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within the next month

BUDGET RANGE: Around $1800

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, HD video editing, Movies (bluray), surfing, etc.

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: mouse lol, speakers

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: Amazon for most parts, NewEgg for the rest

PARTS PREFERENCES: Intel Core i7 920

OVERCLOCKING: Yes SLI/CROSSFIRE: Maybe in the future when I have enough money for another card, single card to start


Here is what I have planned. I need help choosing either a Superclocked GTX 275 from Amazon or a Radeon 5850 for my GFX card. There is a possibility of SLI/Crossfire in the future. Please review this build and see if there are any problems. Also feel free to suggest/recommend other hardware. Thanks a lot.

CPU/PROCESSOR: Intel Core i7 920 2.66 GHz

MOTHERBOARD: Asus P6T Core i7 / Intel X58/ DDR3/ CrossFireX & SLI/ A&GbE/ ATX Motherboard

MEMORY: Corsair 6 GB PC3-12800 1600MHz 240-Pin DDR3 Core i7 Triple Channel Memory Kit

CD/DVD BURNER, BLURAY READER: LG Electronics CH08LS10K LightScribe SATA Blu-ray Combo Drive, Bulk (Black)

CPU COOLER: Zalman CNPS9700LED Ultra Quiet Cpu Cooler

POWER SUPPLY: Corsair CMPSU-750HX 750-Watt HX Professional Series 80 Plus Certified Power Supply compatible with Core i7 and Core i5

HARD DRIVE: Western Digital 500 GB Caviar Black SATA 32MB Bulk/OEM Hard Drive

MONITOR: LG W2353V-PF Black 23" 2ms(GTG) HDMI Full HD 1080P Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 50000:1 w/ Smart Package

COMPUTER CASE/TOWER: COOLER MASTER HAF 932 RC-932-KKN1-GP Black Steel ATX Full Tower Computer Case

OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - Full

KEYBOARD: Logitech G15
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