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June 26, 2011 8:49:59 PM

Hello so i am building a new computer so that i can make youtube videos of me gaming! So will some people please rate the build and tell me some improvements i can make. Also i plan on getting sli 560s or upgrading to 570s instead and getting sli then also upgrading my power supply so i can run sli :D  Also do you guys think that i should get amd instead of my 2600?

My current build is:
Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD4-B3 w/ Dual DDR3 2133
Intel Coreā„¢ i7-2600
Western Digital 1TB Caviar Black 7200rpm
MSI N560GTX-Ti Twin Frozr II GeForce GTX 560 Ti
Patriot Extreme Performance Viper II Sector 7 Series DDR3 12GB
Corsair TX 650W Power Supply w/ 120mm Fan
Asus USB-N13 802.11n Wireless USB Network Adapter
Antec Twelve Hundred Ultimate Gamer Case
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Audigy SE 7.1, OEM

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June 26, 2011 8:56:04 PM

I think 12GB RAM is a little excessive.

And are you planning to overclock your CPU?

And when are you planning to upgrade your 560?
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June 26, 2011 9:01:22 PM

all right i will look to downgrade the RAM. also i dont think i will OC. And i think i would probably upgrade my 560 after Christmas
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June 26, 2011 9:10:09 PM

change that i7 to an i5 2400 it runs on par with it gaming

change your hdd to a samsung spinpoint f3 1tb hdd it is faster and cheaper- http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Spinpoint-3-5-Inch-Intern...

1155 mobo's cant tri channel ram. so no 12gb only 4, 8, or 16gb sets. 4 is all that is needed for gaming but 8 is more so the standard

wireless internet is not good if you are gaming you want a direct connection to your router with an ethernet cable

the 1200 is a little pricey how about this case- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

no sound card is needed unless you have a 500$ set of speakers where you can actually tell the difference. the motherboard's onboard sound is fine

with the money you saved grab a 750w psu so you can sli- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
or this one- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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