Wants to buy today! $1000 gaming for friend

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APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: TODAY (5/15/2010) BUDGET RANGE: $1000 before rebates

SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming, movies, music, school work

PARTS NOT REQUIRED: speakers, OS

PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com

PARTS PREFERENCES: none

OVERCLOCKING: I don't think he plans on it right now SLI OR CROSSFIRE: Maybe in the future

MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1920x1080

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1. (CPU) AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition
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2. (Mobo) GIGABYTE GA-770TA-UD3
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.381926
$253.98

3. (GPU) XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD 5770
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4. (PSU) OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ600MXSP 600W
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.390253
$229.98

5. (RAM) G.SKILL ECO Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231321
$119.99

6. (HDD) Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3500418AS 500GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148395
$54.99

7. (Case) Antec Three Hundred Illusion
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129066
$59.99

8. (Monitor) ASUS MS236H Glossy Black / White 23"
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236081
$199.99

9. (CD) Sony Optiarc
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827118039
$21.99

10. keyboard and mouse
~$45

Price in cart : $985

Please let me know what you think! He is pretty excited and wants to order TODAY if possible!

Thanks.
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  1. better price on the ripjaws ... on this link ... 1600 cas 7

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231303&cm_re=ripjaws_1600_dual-_-20-231-303-_-Product

    The 955(BE) will clock just as fast as a 965 ...

    Add a HYPER 212+ cooler (comes with paste) ... add $30

    excellent build ... yer done !

    = Al =
  2. oh ...

    .. 'catch !

    = Urrrrp ! =
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