Dual or Quad?

Working on a gaming pc and i dont know if i should go with i5-661 or 760. Here are my specs so far, any other suggestons are welcome as well. (custom built on cyberpower, i dont have time for DIY :( )
Case: NZXT Hades Gaming Case with Dual 200MM Fan and Tri-Temperature Display [+35]
Extra Case Fan Upgrade: Default case fans
CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-661 3.33 GHz 4M Intel Smart Cache LGA1156 [+4]
Cooling Fan: Asetek 510LC Liquid Cooling System 120MM Radiator & Fan (Enhanced Cooling Performance + Extreme Silent at 20dBA)
Motherboard: [CrossFireX/SLI] Asus P7P55D-E Pro Intel P55 Express Chipset DDR3 LGA1156 ATX Mainboard w/ 7.1 HD Audio, GbLAN, IEEE1394, USB3.0, SATA-III, RAID, 2 Gen2 PCIe, 3 PCIe X1 & 2 PCI [+104]
Memory: 4GB (2GBx2) DDR3/1333MHz Dual Channel Memory (Corsair or Major Brand)
Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 1GB 16X PCIe Video Card [+92] (EVGA Powered by NVIDIA [+10])
Power Supply: * 700 Watts - CoolerMaster Silent Pro Gaming 80 Plus Power Supply [+88]
Hard Drive: 640GB SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 64MB Cache 7200RPM HDD [+4] (Single Hard Drive)
(may go sli/xfire with dual 460's or 6850's)
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    LE the case is CM HAF 912.

    If you want future crossfire get the GigaByte GA-890GPA-UD3H .
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