Check my build please :)

My first build, meant to be a Gaming PC. I was shooting for around $1k, ended up being a little under (yay). I just want to make sure that there are no obvious compatibility issues (dont think there are) and I didn't make any terrible choices in the build.

CPU&video card (combo):

I'm also looking at two mobos (comparision page) that seem to be almost the same, but one is significantly cheaper. I can't figure out why one is much cheaper than the other and if its worth going with the cheaper one.
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  1. Thank you for the opportunity to click all your links
  2. the i5 2500k is the best gaming cpu on the market it runs on par with the 2600k because games dont use hyperthreading

    put the money you saved to a better gpu-

    here is a better motherboard for the money- -the other motherboard is a p67 that is why it is cheaper

    here is psu from a quality brad-
  3. yes, 2500k would be best for you.
    with your money, you can go with 2 6950's
    save money and go with the gigabytes z68 offering
    and for hdd
    for case you can choose a simple antec 300
  4. for 1k you cant get 2 6950's
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