APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: This week. BUDGET RANGE: $600-800 after rebate/shipping.
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming, software development. I want to be able to play "normal" games like tf2, wow, eve, sc2 on 1900x1200 max settings. Really don't care about single player games (which seem to have much higher benchmarks than online games).
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: harddrive, OS, keyboard, mouse, .
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg
PARTS PREFERENCES: AMD cpu; but I'm open to anything.
OVERCLOCKING: Yes. SLI OR CROSSFIRE: If it's efficient.