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New to building - 1k gaming system

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October 18, 2011 1:05:17 AM


Approximate Purchase Date: Sooner the better
Budget Range: $800-1100
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming
Parts Not Required: Speakers/OS/
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg / tigerdirect ..amazon..
Overclocking: Maybe
SLI or Crossfire: Maybe
Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080, 1920x1200


Heres what i got so far:


ASUS DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS Black SATA 24X DVD Burner - Bulk - OEM

Antec Three Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

MSI N570GTX Twin Frozr III PE/OC GeForce GTX 570 (Fermi) 1280MB 320-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support ...

CORSAIR Builder Series CX600 V2 600W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply

Logitech MK120 Black USB Wired Slim Desktop

G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)

COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU Cooler Compatible Intel ...

Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core

ASUS P8P67 (REV 3.0) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS


This comes out to $1000. Any suggestions?
Also wondering if the Antec case will fit the video card and motherboard?
Would I need a higher quality power supply?
am i missing anything besides an OS?

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October 18, 2011 1:14:15 AM

also - any recommendations for a wireless card?
October 18, 2011 6:35:07 AM

Check my sig :) 
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