Hey if you can reply and let me know if everything is compatible before i buy it'd be great
Purchasing in a week. Do i need a CPU Fan or any other type of Fan?? Also if i missed anything let me know. The total is around $1600
Not overclocking or SLI/Crossfire
Dont need mouse, keyboard, monitor, speakers.
Combo buy for i5-2500k and Ripjaws CPU
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz
MoBo - I wouldn't buy a MoBo that didn't offer a industry standard 3 year warranty.
SSD - Vertex 2 is last generation (285 MBps) .... New Corsair Force 3'd are 500 MBps as are the Vertex 3's .... when the Corsair's hit the shelves, their 4220 price will drive down the Vertex 3 too.
Twin 560's (900 MHz versions) @ $440 (862 fps in Guru3D game test suite) are 40% faster and $60 cheaper than one 580 (616 fps). Test suite consists of GCOD-MW, Bad Company 2, Dirt 2, Far Cry 2, Metro 2033, Dawn of Discovery, Crysis Warhead. Twin 580's are 10% faster than twin 560's. The HX850 isn't certified for twin 580s'
1920x1080 with 1 GTX 580 is really enough. A GTX 570 will give 28~fps plus on max settings on that monitor, for the most demanding games. GTX 580 will be fine for the next 3~ years in performing that task (on a single 1920x1080 monitor res.)