AMD desktop for video editing and after effects

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: 3 wks
BUDGET RANGE: 500-800
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: simple video editing, games, everyday tasks)
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: Keyboard, Mouse, Monitor
PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD Processor, pref. Best Dual-Core
OVERCLOCKING: No SLI OR CROSSFIRE:No
MONITOR RESOLUTION: Min. 1280 x 1024

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