First time I've had the money to build my own PC So I'd like to get it right. Will get be getting myself another 5870 when they drop in price so I want the rest of the rig to be able to handle two cards even though I don't have them yet. I know you guys probably get sick of these threads so I will name one of my future children after the poster of the most constructive feedback.
APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: 1 week or so
BUDGET RANGE: $1700 AUD so about $1500 USD
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, downloading
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Australia
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: eventually
MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1680x1050
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: want a good all rounder, that can handle crossfire when I get there and a bit of overclocking. Want lots of HDD space but not at the cost of space, get 2 HDDs? Partition?