What do you think of my first build ?

Hello guys , just wanted some feedback on my first build, here it is :

CASE : Antec 300


MOBO : MSI P67A-GD55 Intel P67


CPU : i5 2500k will be overclocking it


Fan and heatsink : Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus CPU


GPU : XFX Ati Radeon HD 6950 2GB will be flashing it to 6970 and hopefully overclocking as well, once i get aftermarket cooling. In future I hope to add another HD 6950 to it !


RAM : G.Skill RipJaws-X 4GB CL7


PSU : Antec TruePower New Modular 750W


Monitor : BenQ G2222HDL 21.5" Widescreen LED


HDD : Spinpoint F3 1TB


So here it is, any feedback would be awsome as this is my first buld; any suggestions ?
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  1. Check out my build guide in my siggy for a bit more suggestions.

    You should look at an 8gb kit. You don't need CL7, CL9 is good enough and the speed differences are hardly noticable.

    That site doesn't have the Extreme4 but this would be a better overclocker than the board you chose. A little more but hey, better OCs.
  2. this pc will be used for gaming so there is no point in me buying 8gb kit i don't think
  3. AtusSephin said:
    this pc will be used for gaming so there is no point in me buying 8gb kit i don't think

    Here is one argument:

    Ram is cheap, why not get a 2 x 4gb kit?
  4. ^ Very true
  5. i'd probably get a noctua nh-d14 instead of the hyper 212+
  6. ^ why the hyper 212+ saves about 50$ that can be spent on the gourmet or CPU.
  7. ^that is exactly why I am geting hyper 212+
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