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April 10, 2010 6:34:03 PM

Hello,
can someone give suggest a system build (gaming) for me.budget bet ween 2500$-3000$ (all inclusive) .this is my first time.

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a b 4 Gaming
April 11, 2010 12:00:11 AM

Please edit your post using the template in this sticky, which provides all the required information for us to recommend you a build. *How To Ask For New Build Advice*

You can look at my Recommended Builds sticky in my signature to get a general idea on what you can get with your budget.
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April 11, 2010 4:37:33 AM

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: next 2 months

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming multitasking,watching movies,surfing internet

PARTS NOT REQUIRED:require everything including psu.suggestgaming mouse keyboard,headset

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: (nothing particular
PARTS PREFERENCES: by brand or type I would like to use an intel CPU & evga mobo full tower case) and nice monitor (maybe 3d)

OVERCLOCKING: Yes , SLI

MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1680x1050, 1920x1080, 1920x1200)

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: case should look cool quiet pc,temperature controlled,
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April 11, 2010 5:03:25 AM

CPU: Intel Core i7 860 2.8GHz - $279.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Motherboard: EVGA P55 Classified 200 - $289.99 w/$30 rebate
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

RAM: Two Corsair Dominator GT DDR3 2x2GB kits 1866MHz CL9 - $433.98
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Graphics Card: Three XFX Radeon HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 in CFX - $1259.97
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Primary Drive: Corsair Reactor R60 - $174.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Seconday Drive: Two Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB - $189.98
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

PSU: Cooler Master Silent Pro M1000 1000W PSU - $169.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

All I got so far.
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April 11, 2010 10:52:59 AM

i7 930 + P6X58D - $580
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...
Overkill for gaming, as an i5 750 would probably satisfy all your system usages, but with a $3000 budget, WHY NOT? :D  Intel's newest quadcore and one of the best x58 motherboards out there.

Mushkin Blacklines - $175
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Great timings at a solid price.

XFX 5970 - $720
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Fasting GPU currently out.

Caviar Black Sata 6gbps - $120
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Might as well use that Sata 6gbps.

Antec SG 850w - $240
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Intel x25-m $220
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

2x ASUS 24" LCD - $460
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Antec 1200 - $160
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

G15 - $90
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Razer Copperhead - $55
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Auzentech AD-700 - $85
http://www.amazon.com/Technica-ATH-AD700-Audiophile-Hea...
Zalman mic - $16
http://www.amazon.com/Zalman-Microphone-Zm-Mic1-Sensiti...

I kinda gave up half way, time to sleep but you get the picture. Whoops $2921 w/o shipping and tax. Hope you don't live in CA.

Oops speakers: http://www.amazon.com/Klipsch-ProMedia-Certified-Comput...
Some of the best 2.1 out there, good night. Needless to say, if you use this build, its overbudget with the speakres :pt1cable:  :pt1cable:  :pt1cable: 
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April 11, 2010 11:12:08 AM
April 21, 2010 4:02:28 AM

thanks for the suggestions,but i was thinking for the ram i would get 12 gb
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a b 4 Gaming
April 21, 2010 9:05:51 AM

curseguy2 said:
thanks for the suggestions,but i was thinking for the ram i would get 12 gb

Based on the recommended uses for the PC you have listed, there is no reason to get more than 6GB of RAM. You only need more than 6GB of RAM for heavy HD video editing|rendering activities, CS4/5 or major CAD work, which will all will benefit from more RAM.
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August 8, 2011 5:26:22 AM

Thanks Everyone !!
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