Gaming - Under 2000

I am looking to hook this badboy up to my Sharp 40" LCD TV
Love to hear any suggestions.

Case: Antec 900
PS: KINGIWIN Mach 1 1000w Modular!
Mobo: ASUS P6X58D
CPU: i7-920 Bloomfield 2.66 QuadCore
CPU Cooling: Arctic Cooling 7 Pro
RAM: Corsair Dominator: DDR3-1600 (6 gigs)
CASE Cooling: Silverstone 120MM + Case fans
External: Samsung Blu Ray combo
External: Samsung Multi Burner
HD1 operations: Intel X25 SSD (80 gigs)
HD2 storage: samsung 1tb 7200 rpm sata
VGA: ASUS GTX 470 Fermi 1280mb 320bit gddr5


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  1. Welcome to the forum. It would be best if you filled out the Build Advice form in my signature first, but here's some changes to consider.

    CPU: Intel Core i7 930 -$289-
    MOBO: Asus P6X58D-E -$240-
    RAM: Mushkin Enhanced Blackline -$180-
    GPU: Asus Radeon HD 5850 -$320-
    PSU: Antec TP-750 -$120-
    HSF: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus -$27-

    The 930 is a bit faster than the 920 and it's only a few dollars more.
    That motherboard has support for some newer features.
    The RAM linked above will be just as good for cheaper
    You may want to consider the 5850 for a bit less cost, heat, power consumption, and noise.
    Then, the Antec PSU is better quality than the Kingwin.
  2. I7 930 it is upgrade to 920, why do you need 1000 wats planing to crossfire? if i were you i would look into water cooling for fermi,
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    The 5970 murders the 480 gtx: 480 Gtx keep up with it while playing resident evil 5

    Cost:1856.90 i cant thing of any thing more to add to it that way overkill.
  4. Thanks hitman, yah i checked out the fermi versus 5970 what a huge difference.
    Thinking about backing off the top end video cards to two performance cards 5850's x 2 or 5830x2
  5. Get a 5870 it can max out most games including metro 2033 at 1080p.,2422-12.html more benchies.
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