This is my first build and before i venture out to get my stuff would like you guys to critique it. I have followed your site for quite some time and so value the comments/suggestions.Here goes
Budget Range: 600-700 $
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Primarily for doing some development work (I am a s/w guy), watching movies, surfing, light gaming, photo editing
Parts Not Required: KB/M/Speakers
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: from local vendors
Country of Origin: India
Overclocking: Yes very intrigued by this , will try my hand at it.
SLI or Crossfire: Maybe
Monitor Resolution: 1280x1024
Additional Comments: Need to have this future proofed atleast for 3-4 years.
CPU - AMD Athlon II X4 640, Propus, Quad Core, S AM3, 3GHz, 2MB Total Cache, HT 2000MHz, 95W, Retail
^ If not much intense CPU work, then even the Athlon X4 would suffice IMO,
Also a single 5770 would suffice for your resolution,.. any plans for upgrading the monitor ? If Yes, then keep the option of Crossfire open,...