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Around $1000 Workstation&Gaming desktop

Hello, I'm planning to buy a new computer as workstation and gaming.

Approximate Purchase Date: This week

Budget Range: Around $1000. few hundred dollar more is fine

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Programming, Gaming, Internet, digital painting

Parts Not Required: OS

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com

Country of Origin: US

Parts Preferences: No preference

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Monitor Resolution: 1280x1024 and above

Additional Comments: I would love a quiet PC because current one i'm using is tearing my ears off :(
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    ^ Here is a build,...

    CPU + Mobo
    i5 2500 + Intel H67 board with Free Game
    Note that this has SATA 6GB/s and USB3.0, but is a basic board, well as you wont be overclocking, I doubt it would matter, also no Crossfire or SLI but going with a single powerful card would be better if not intense gaming...
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.575898

    RAM
    GSKillz 8GB DDR3
    $10 off w/ promo code EMCKJJJ84, ends 1/17
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231311

    HDD - Samsung F3 1TB
    http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Spinpoint-Cache-Desktop-HD103SJ/dp/B001U3S5S0

    HD 6870 - This is a powerful for gaming, and would easily handle most of the games @1080p
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.578041

    LCD - A very good deal on this Dell IPS monitor, as you will be doing digital painting, an IPS monitor would be a good inclusion
    25% coupon code: X$0SQC0B7J0JBN - This expires soon, so if you decide on this monitor, then you might want to hurry,...
    http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/products/Displays/productdetail.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=bsd&cs=04&sku=320-9271&dgc=BA&cid=58996&lid=1496016

    CASE + PSU
    CM HAF 912 + CM Silent PRO 600W
    A very good case with nice fans(not loud) and a very good, powerful and silent PSU
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.585946

    DVD
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135204

    Total - ~$1029 | ~$989 After rebates,...

    A decent wireless KB + Mouse
    Microsoft Wireless Desktop 3000 Keyboard and Mouse Combo
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001S4OTS6?ie=UTF8&tag=logicbuy-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B001S4OTS6
  2. Best answer selected by Kaltz.
  3. Thank you for a quick reply :)
  4. ^ Good Luck with your build,... :)
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