First time looking for advice

looking for advice on some components

im starting with a i5 760 lynnfield overclocking need help figuring out the rest.

MOTHERBOARD: ASUS P7P55D-E Pro LGA 1156 Intel P55 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

other opinions welcome for the motherboard, $200 is tops, again im overclocking and also a beginner

GRAPHICS CARD: i think around $250 but i just want one that will run top graphics now and work for future games also over clocking and eventually get one more for sli or crossfire

MEMORY: thinking 4 gigs possibly 8, DDR 3 not sure on what speed, mostly have alot of web browsers open, play high end games, and alot of downloading. overclocking as well.

SOUND CARD: decent one nothing over nothing over $80 if there is a decent one for cheaper that would be great to

HARD DRIVE: want 1 for OS, windows and linux, and 1 for storage with 1TB for storage and fast write speed.

WIRELESS ADAPTER: the router is on the other side of the house in the basement need a good adapter for downloads.

EXTRA COOLING: over clocking cpu gpu and possibly memory need a good heatsink i saw this on on new egg and thought it would do:

also maybe some extra fans for gpu and memory if recommended.

PSU: need one that would support all this.

I know this might be alot of work but it would be very appreciated thanks.
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  1. ^ LGA 1156 is a dead socket,... Intel is going to launch its replacement socket - LGA 1155 on Jan 5th, so it might not be a good idea to build a new PC based on the 760,...
    So I would suggest you to wait till Jan 5th before making the purchase,...
  2. I'll second waiting for Jan 5.

    You should be able to get the quad core 2500K for about $216 if Wikipedia is to be believed, which will be the only Sandy Bridge with an unlocked multiplier, starting at 3.3 GHz.

    I am assuming a decent motherboard will be able to be had for around $150, akin to this 1156 board:

    for a $250 GPU, I'd go with the HD6870

    4 gigs of RAM should be sufficient, but ram is cheap enough, consider 8 anyway.

    Skip a sound card. You won't need it.

    I'd suggest a Mushkin Callisto 90 GB SSD for your dual-boot drive, and the 2 TB Spinpoint F4 Drive ($99) for data. the F4 is only 5400 RPM, but the platters are so dense (667 GB each) that it maintains a data thruput comparable to 7200 RPM 1 TB drives.
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