My very revised build - Need more adive

Approximate Purchase Date: Well I guess I would order in advance for christmas
Budget Range: I would like to keep it below $850 (I think it is 860 right now)
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Internet, Programming
Parts Not Required: Keyboard+Mouse, I will probably get a (mini?) HDMI screen locally to save on shipping.
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Amazon (I need international shipping to NZ).
Country of Origin: NZ
Parts Preferences: Quality? But not over expensive
Overclocking: No, But I will be using the turbo feature (I am getting the 2600K because it has HD and it is only like $11).
SLI or Crossfire: SLI?
Monitor Resolution: Errr? Something wide, relatively cheap and with a mini HDMI port?
Additional Comments: I barely use my CD/DVD ROM.

Motherboard: Intel Micro ATX H67 BOXDH67GDB3
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004Q7JRNO/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

CPU: Intel i5 2500K
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004EBUXHQ/ref=ox_sc_act_title_2?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

GPU: Nividia SLI GTX 550
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004R9OVE6/ref=ox_sc_act_title_8?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

RAM: 2x 4GB Kingston DDR3
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0037TO5C0/ref=ox_sc_act_title_3?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

Power Supply: SLI Ready Cooler Master GX series 650 Watt
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0035WTD2G/ref=ox_sc_act_title_6?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004Q0PT3I/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

CD/DVD ROM: Sony Light Scribe
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003SM3HH0/ref=ox_sc_act_title_7?ie=UTF8&m=A2YLYLTN75J8LR

Primary HD: WD 500GB Black
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004DMFAJ2/ref=ox_sc_act_title_2?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

Secondary HD: WD 1TB Caviar Green
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002U1N95K/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

Case: NZXT M59 Classic
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002OEBILK/ref=ox_sc_act_title_10?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER

I am really liking what I have right now :).
EDIT: Following advice below I have changed to a WD 500GB Black for my boot drive and on my own instinct switched to a 1TB secondary drive.
Oh and I hate Microsoft for taking all my cash!
EDIT2:
Changed to another (cheaper) Micro ATX board.
EDIT3:
Changed back to the old Micro ATX
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  1. 1024x768? I think its time to get a new monitor..
  2. For your primary drive get a black drive. You'll be happier with it's performance over a blue drive.
  3. ares640 said:
    1024x768? I think its time to get a new monitor..

    hey, my 9500gt actually does pretty good at that res!! but it is extremely low, and the op could really use a new monitor. granted, it does look too bad if you're used to it.
  4. morgoth780 said:
    hey, my 9500gt actually does pretty good at that res!! but it is extremely low, and the op could really use a new monitor. granted, it does look too bad if you're used to it.


    You still use a 9500gt? And here I thought I was bad with my 9800 GTX :P
  5. ares640 said:
    You still use a 9500gt? And here I thought I was bad with my 9800 GTX :P

    yep :kaola: and I play starcraft 2 on medium
  6. As I said I am buying a NEW monitor for this computer.
    So recommend away, but I'll probably just walk in and buy the cheapest thing that is more than 20" with a mini HDMI slot.
    I'll look at the black drive, Windows bumped me way to far in terms of price however :sadface: I want to use Ubuntu but it doesn't have programs I need to live (games, games and games).
  7. Ok third edit just added...
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