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Gaming Rig w/ loose budget roughly 1500

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a b 4 Gaming
May 24, 2010 1:16:17 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: Sometime this summer
System Usage From Most to Least Important: Gaming, Multitasking
Parts Not Required: Speakers
Preferred Website For Parts:
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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May 24, 2010 1:19:56 AM

$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
a b 4 Gaming
May 24, 2010 1:22:19 AM

Roughly $1500, I don't mind spending a couple $100 more if it means I can get high quality equipment.