Gaming Rig w/ loose budget roughly 1500

Approximate Purchase Date: Sometime this summer
System Usage From Most to Least Important: Gaming, Multitasking
Parts Not Required: Speakers
Preferred Website For Parts: newegg.com
Parts Preferences: I would like to use an ATI 5870, an Intel Core i5 or i7, and an Asus 23.6" Monitor
Overclocking: Yes/Maybe SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No
Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 or 1920x1200
Additional Comments: Maybe add a second monitor later on, need Wi-Fi card, OS, Keyboard + Mouse, and Case + all components
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  1. $1500 budget? wait. i'll get you something

    cpu:core i5 750
    mobo:Asus P7P55D-E PRO
    hsf:cm hyper212
    gpu:ati hd 5870
    hdd:seagate 7200.12 1tb
    case:cm haff 922
    psu:corsair 750watss
    ram:gskill 4gb(2x2)
    wifi card:wifi card linksys
    dvd drive:dvd drive cheapo
    os:win 7
    keyboard:microsoft keyboard
    mouse:microsoft mouse

    wew. i suggest getting the 5850. a 5870 is ovverkill. heres the ati 5850 if you wanaa swap.

    $1,445.86 total.

    ps. i couldnt stuck in a asus monitor. because of everything. sorry
  2. Roughly $1500, I don't mind spending a couple $100 more if it means I can get high quality equipment.
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