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June 20, 2010 9:34:51 AM

Hi everybody, I would like people's opinions of my desktop before I purchase. I will purchase sometime this week, and it will be a gaming desktop, budget 1000-1500. Already have mouse and keyboard, going with Windows 7 Prof.

Here are the components:
HD:
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM, Internal.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

CPU:
AMD Phenom II X3 720 Black Edition Heka 2.8GHz
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Motherboard:
MSI 790X-G45 AM3 AMD 790X ATX AMD
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Ram: Wanted the first one, but its out of stock on Newegg, second option looks fine.
G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM 1333
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM 1333
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Graphics Card:
GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5850 (Cypress Pro) 1GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Power Supply:
CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Case:
Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Optical Drive:
SAMSUNG Black 22X SH-S223C
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Monitor:
Acer 23" Widescreen LCD
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...


I plan to build it myself. I prefer Newegg, but its not mandatory. Please let me know if you see anything that is Fail. Thanks!

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June 20, 2010 9:43:43 AM
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Alternatively : $1098AR with the LCD u picked out
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June 20, 2010 3:47:49 PM


and all of batchuka's motherboard suggestions are good!
June 20, 2010 6:29:28 PM

Thanks for the input! now I have to go through the Combos looking for deals :) 
June 21, 2010 3:47:02 AM

You are welcomed ^^
June 23, 2010 8:08:35 PM

Best answer selected by mossy.
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