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Hey guys I need help!

Approximate Purchase Date: Soon I hope

Budget Range: $1650-$1750 before MIR (not including mouse and monitor

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, gaming, soooo mcuh gaming (wow, crysis, starcraft 2, brink etc), music, movies and browsing the web sometimes

Parts Not Required: mouse, and i'm getting a 120hz monitor NOT for the 3d. http://www.amazon.com/Acer-GD235HZbid-Widescreen-23-6-Display/dp/B0035KC3R0/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1305528952&sr=8-3

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: amazon and any other place that has good prices, is reliable and won't charge me taxes in California

Country of Origin: I live in California

Parts Preferences:

Overclocking: Yes for sure

SLI or Crossfire: if it's worth it

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments: I want a 120gb SSD for my OS and some of my games, i want to be able to run most modern games games on ultra, a silent system would be good but some noise won't kill me. I want the best bang for my buck.

I won't be able to answer until sometime tomorrow =P. The more suggestion the better!
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  1. There you go:

    Intel Core i5 Processor i5-2500K
    http://www.amazon.com/Intel-Processor-i5-2500K-LGA1155-BOX80623I52500K/dp/B004EBUXHQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1305547745&sr=8-1
    ASUS LGA 1155 SATA 6Gbps USB 3.0 Supported Intel Z68 ATX DDR3 2400 Motherboards P8Z68-V PRO
    http://www.amazon.com/6Gbps-Supported-Motherboards-P8Z68-V-PRO/dp/B00503EA80/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=pc&qid=1305547963&sr=1-1
    Corsair Vengeance 8 GB
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004CRSM4I/ref=ox_sc_act_title_9?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER
    LG Electronics GH22NS50
    http://www.amazon.com/LG-Electronics-GH22NS50-Super-Internal/dp/B002C9K3UO/ref=sr_1_6?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1305551083&sr=1-6
    Samsung Desktop Class Spinpoint F3 1 TB
    http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Spinpoint-3-5-Inch-Internal-HD103SJ/dp/B002MQC0P8/ref=sr_1_2?m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1305548442&sr=1-2
    OCZ 120 GB Vertex 3
    http://www.amazon.com/OCZ-Vertex-2-5-Inch-Solid-VTX3-25SAT3-120G/dp/B004Q81CKY/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1305548798&sr=8-1
    Corsair Professional Series Gold High Performance 850-Watt
    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Professional-Performance-850-Watt-CMPSU-850AX/dp/B003PJ6QW4/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1305549181&sr=1-1
    MSI Radeon6970 HD 2.0 GB GDDR5 256bit PCI Express 2.0 x 16 Graphics Card R6970 Lightning
    http://www.amazon.com/MSI-Radeon6970-Graphics-R6970-Lightning/dp/B004XQVCB8/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1305549350&sr=1-1
    Lancool PC-K62
    http://www.amazon.com/Lancool-PC-K62-tower-black-Audio/dp/B002JF1CXS/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1305550215&sr=8-1
    Thermal right archon
    http://www.amazon.com/Thermal-right-archon-armor-copper/dp/B004D1VULU/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1305550817&sr=8-2-spell


    $1,706.10
  2. since he is watching movies 6970 will be better for him. also on newegg having the p67 extreme4 shipped to your house with taxes is ~182$. with that big of an ssd you wont use ssd caching.
    23$ dvd drive- http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B002QGDWLK/ref=dp_olp_new?ie=UTF8&qid=1305558791&sr=1-2&condition=new
    i would go with this cpu cooler- http://www.amazon.com/Noctua-Heatpipe-Bearing-NH-C12P-SE14/dp/B003JME1CO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1305555735&sr=1-1
    the rest of mosox's build is good
  3. Thanks for all the help guys but I should have mentioned i will be watching movies on my PS3.
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