Advice on a Gaming/AutoCad Architecture Rig

So ive never built a pc before but I've been looking forward to it for quite sometime. All info shud be in following, any help is appreciated thank you so much!


Approximate Purchase Date: August 2011

Budget Range: (0-1200) After rebates etc.

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, 3D modeling in AutoCad, photoshop, streaming movies to my tv, internet, music)

Parts Not Required: (keyboard/mouse/)

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg or amazon, whatevers cheapest

Country of Origin: USA

Parts Preferences: Intel for CPU and nvidia for graphics card

Overclocking: Maybe, probably not tho

SLI or Crossfire: probably not

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 (23 in moniter)

Additional Comments: want it to run quiet and cool, autocad and gaming are of equal import to me. autocad is more for my personal use, I may go to grad school for it but really I just want it to mess with. Could use a good suggestion for a case/power supply and let me know if any of these parts I have already picked out are overkill/unnecessary, I'd love to save money if possible. Also a good moniter suggestion around 23inch wud be nice. Appreciate the help so much!

1. Antec Three Hundred Illusion Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

2. ASUS 24X DVD Burner

3. Intel Core i7-2600

4. Crucial RealSSD 2.5" 128GB SATA III (SSD)

5. G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600

6. EVGA SuperClocked 01G-P3-1563-AR GeForce GTX 560 Ti (Fermi) 1GB 256-bit GDDR5

7. ASRock P67 EXTREME4 (B3) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

cud use a good PS recommendation, also any opinions on this moniter?
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  1. Monitor ... Is the response time a little slow? I have the samsung BX2450 and it has a 2ms latency. I don't game much but when I do the picture is smooth and lag free!

    Power Supply

    Either this one (Cheaper and non-modular)

    Or this one (Better and modular{slightly quieter too)

    You'll be safe with any Seasonic PSU over about 550 Watts

    For the Case ... I have a Lian Li which is very quiet ... And I didn't even buy it as a "silent computer case"
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