I would like advice on building a PC spec out w/ components recommended in Tom's HW $1000 Enthusiast PC. I would like recommendations/alternatives for a Video and motherboard.
Budget Range: (e.g.: $800-1000) After Rebates
System Usage from Most to Least Important: (surfing internet, gaming,watching movies)
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.com
Country of Origin: US
Parts Preferences: I would like to use an Intel CPUs, but opposed to AMD
SLI or Crossfire: Maybe
Monitor Resolution: ??
Power Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650 W
ATX12V, EPS12V , 80 PLUS Certified
You will need a higher output power supply to power dual GTX470s. If you don't plan on running an SLI setup, you can get a decent OCZ 600W ModXStream power supply (more efficient, modular, decent reviews) for half the price (or less in a number of combos):