New build |Final| : Next gaming system : Thoughts Welcome

Ok building my next gaming set up. Have what I think is the final build list : Need feedback.

Optic 1: Sony Optiarc :New Egg - 21.99$

Optic 2:LITE-ON Black 4X BD-ROM : New Egg - 59.99

Hard Drive : Samsung Ecogreenf2 1.5tb : New Egg - 89.99

Vid Card : ASUS CuCore Series EAH5770 : New Egg - 159.99

MOBO: Open Box: ASUS P7P55D Deluxe LGA 1156 : New Egg - 144.99

Case / Power Supply Combo - Antec 900 + Antec Earthwats EA750 : New Egg - 179.98 + 30$ Mail In Rebaits

CPU / Ram Combo : i5-750 + G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 : New Egg - 299.98

Total Before Shipping | 957$


I know the BD-player isn't great. Just tossing it in there to have one.

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  1. How about an F3 spinpoint 1TB instead?

    And if the proc was $200 then you're really only saving like $15 from a better set of memory such as below.

    As for the blu-ray. Personally I came to the conclusion that I'll never buy a blu-ray movie so why bother. Anyway I'll probably wait until the blanks are cheap enough before buying a writer.
  2. Hmm , not a bad pair of suggestions. Def want to stick to blue as ram color *stupid, but none the less*.

    Any other thoughts or suggestions are as always, welcome.
  3. seems like a fine gaming rig for under a grand. i suggest
    for your hard drive. good luck!
  4. Get the spinpoint f3 hard drive as suggested. if you don't need 1tb, get the 500gb for $55.

    Do you really watch movies on your computer? Just saying...

    That motherboard doesn't support 6gb/s sata or USB 3.0...

    This one does and it's blue
  5. Which of the MOBO's would OC easier ? Or would they be basicly the same?
  6. I have the ASUS board and it overclocks like a dream VERY EASY! Has Turbo V auto overclocking.

    Video of how easy it is to overclock
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