APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: A little after xmas
BUDGET RANGE: $600 w/ shipping
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, internet, music storage
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: DVD/CD drive, case, PSU, RAM
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg, tigerdirect)
PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD, ATI
MONITOR RESOLUTION: 720p
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I'm using a DDR2 mobo because I can get 8gb of pretty nice Patriot RAM for free. I wouldn't mind some $$ for games. The Power supply that I'll be using is 500w and is a top of the line 1 from about 3 years ago. I'm also getting an HDMI cable and 4 80mm fans for the case.
Ok so here I go i figured i'd see what everyone thinks about this build. This is my very first build ever and im looking to make a high end PC for gaming. I am coming from console gaming, haha im just tired of it!!
EVGA x58 SLI ATX 1600Mhz mobo
Intel i7-920 cpu
2x 896MB BFG GTX 275oc sli
Corsair 850w PSU
4x 2GB ddr3 1600Mhz Corsair Dominator DIMM
Thermaltake Spin-q cpu cooler
Antec 902 case w/ 2 extra 120mm fans
Windows 7 64bit Home Premium
22X8X16X32 LG DVD+/-RW IDE LIGHTSCRIBE Optical Drive
Western Digital - Caviar GP 500GB Internal Hard Drive
Any criticism or suggestions would be helpful as this is my first build!!
Also i will have this Hooked up to a 52" Sony XBR 9