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May 9, 2011 1:15:42 AM

Hello,

I'm about to pull the triger on my new build and just wanted your guys opinions. Only decision I have left to make is the video card. Either the GTX 570 or HD 6970. I know this has been debated alot but if you want to give an opinion on either card feel free.

Build

Case: Cooler Master (CM690 II advanced)

Power supply: Antec Truepower 750W Modular Power Supply ATX (TP-750 BLUE)

HD: Western Digital Black 1TB (WD1002FAEX)

Video Card: HD 6970 or GTX 570

Processor: I5 2500K

MOBO: ASUS P8P67 Pro

RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Memory

Please let me know what you think!

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May 9, 2011 1:30:03 AM

I forgot to add that the main use of the PC will be gaming. Looking to play crysis, Star Craft 2, and Star wars the old republic (when they finally decide to release it) as for sure games i plan to play.
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May 9, 2011 1:57:46 AM

Why_Me said:
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... <----- what's the budget, do you need an o/s (Windows), what's your resolution, do you plan on dual vid cards, over clocking, what country.. US, Canada, UK, etc... and when do you plan on buying ?


thanks, I didnt notice this template. Please see below.

Approximate Purchase Date: ASAP


Budget Range: 1000


System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies


Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Direct Canada, NCIX


Country of Origin: Canada


Parts Preferences: open


Overclocking: Maybe


SLI or Crossfire: Maybe in the future


Monitor Resolution: 1920x1200 most likely


Additional Comments: Bigest decision im still trying to make is GTX 570 or HD 6970


Build

Cooler Master (CM690 II advanced)
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11130AC9811&vpn=RC-692-KKN2&manufacture=COOLERMASTER

Antec Truepower 750W Modular Power Supply ATX (TP-750 BLUE)
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=36265&promoid=1323

Western Digital Black 1TB (WD1002FAEX)
http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_210_212&item_id=029337

HD 6970
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15180BD6791&vpn=HD697ACNFC&manufacture=XFX

or GTX 570 (cant find my url)

I5 2500K

ASUS P8P67 Pro

G.SKILL Ripjaws X F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Memory
http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15380BD5211&vpn=F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL&manufacture=G.SKILL
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