APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Two weeks from now
BUDGET RANGE: 900~1000
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: gaming (Oblivion, Sc2, WoW) , Adobe Photoshop, video encoding
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.com or frys.com
PARTS PREFERENCES: I want to stick with the i5 760, asus/gigabyte mobo
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: San Jose CA
OVERCLOCKING: Yes, my friend's going to help me cook my cpu
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: If budget permits.
MONITOR RESOLUTION: 1440 x 900
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: I'll probably do CAD in within 6 month. Can this build handle that?
I agree the Mugen is a nice cooler but it's a pita to install and can cause ram/dimm issues if not researched properly.
Nothing wrong with the Hyper 212+ and it's definitely not a don't get recommendation.