1500$ gaming build. please critique

This is a build for my friend. i will also get him the asrock p67 extreme4 for $178.54


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everything from amazon: $1189.99
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More about 1500 gaming build critique
  1. Do you think i could do anything better with the 1500$?
  2. if you spend the time to make it easier for people to read your post, they will be far more willing to take the time to help you. also, please fill out this form so we have all the relevant information.
    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advice
  3. here is a version that is easire to read:


    This is a build for my friend. i will also get him the asrock p67 extreme4 for $178.54


    psu: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=6624658&sku=T925-2416 + shipping - mir+122.09

    NZXT SENTRY 2 Accessories 5.25-Inch Touch Screen Fan Controller (Black)
    $24.99

    SteelSeries QcK+ Gaming Mouse Pad (Black) - SteelSeries
    $14.99

    Intel Core i5 Processor i5-2500K 3.3GHz 6MB LGA1155 CPU BOX80623I52500K - Intel
    $224.99

    Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler, RR-B10-212P-G1 - Cooler Master USA, Inc.
    $29.51

    Hitachi Deskstar 3.5 Inch 1 TB 7200 RPM SATA II 32 MB Cache Internal Hard Drive 0S02860 - Hitachi
    $61.34

    Cooler Master BladeMaster 120mm PWM High Air Flow Silent Case Fan R4-BMBS-20PK-R0 - Cooler Master USA, Inc. extra fan for hyper 212+
    $11.36

    EVGA GeForce GTX 570 HD Superclocked 1280MB GDDR5 Dual DVI, HDMI, Display Port, PCI-Express 2.0 Graphics Card 012-P3-1573-KR - EVGA
    $359.99

    OCZ Technology 50 GB Vertex 2 Series SATA II 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive (SSD) OCZSSD2-2VTX50G - OCZ Technology os drive
    $99.88

    PNY Optima 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) PC3-10666 1333MHz DDR3 Desktop DIMMs Memory Kit MD8192KD3-1333 - PNY will oc it to 1600Mhz
    $84.99

    Liteon 24X DVDrw Sata Retail - Lite On
    $22.99

    Logitech G500 Programmable Gaming Mouse - Logitech, Inc
    $54.99

    Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (Full) OEM System Builder DVD 1 Pack - Microsoft Software; DVD-ROM
    $99.99

    Cooler Master 120mm Blue LED Case Fan - (R4-L2R-20AC-GP) - Cooler Master USA, Inc. extra fan for case
    $9.99

    Cooler Master CM 690 II Advance ATX Mid-Tower Case (RC-692-KKN2) - Cooler Master USA, Inc.
    $89.99

    everything from amazon: $1189.99
  4. What exactly will be the main focus of your build?
    Gaming? Video Editing/Rendering? etc?
  5. sorry: gaming (bf3, bc2, crysis 2),listening to music, microsoft word, surfing the internet
    will play on a 42in tv at 1080p
    speakers and keyboard- has already
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