$650-800 first time build

Approximate Purchase Date: Soon after Christmas this year

Budget Range: $650-800 before rebate

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, movies, web

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com, ncix.com anywhere really

Country of Origin: Aussie mate

Parts Preferences: CPU - intel i5, mobo - not sure, graphics - gtx 560 (ti if possible), case full or mid tower, ram - cheap 2x4gb, cd drive - anything cheap, 1tb hdd, good enough PSU, cooling - not sure what i need

Overclocking: possibly in future

SLI or Crossfire: Yes for future use

Monitor Resolution: N/A

Additional Comments: need best bang for buck!


GIGABYTE GA-Z68X-UD3-B3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost)

EVGA SuperClocked GeForce GTX 560 Ti

CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 160

SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB

Antec EarthWatts EA-650 GREEN 650W

Antec Three Hundred Illusion Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

These parts are currently too much $ so i was wondering if you guys could help me out with some cheaper options for similar performance parts. Also if the performance im am looking for is out of my budget please tell me
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  1. also would like to have commonly used parts so i can watch how to build on youtube., thanks
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