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First time build, are these parts compatible?

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November 28, 2011 5:48:58 AM

Hello everyone, as i have recently sustained an injury, i have decided to invest on a new PC. I have little experience or knowledge on building or choosing parts but with a bit of hel from some friends this is what i have come up with.

Approximate Purchase Date: As soon as possible (Hopefully this week)

Budget Range: $1400 AUD (Excluding shipping)

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Video Editing, Graphics Design, Surfing the web, Movies etc.

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

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country: Australia

Overclocking: Not at the moment

SLI or Crossfire: No

Monitor Resolution: 1440x900 (i hope to upgrade soon)

CPU: Intel Core i7 2600K 3.4GHz Turbo Processor

CPU Cooler: Corsair A50 (possibly A70 if it fits)

Motherboard: ASRock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Motherboard

Case: Coolermaster CM STORM Enforcer

HDD: Hitachi 3.5" 2TB HDD SATA3, 7200RPM

PSU: Not sure, either a Corsair GS 700 or Corsair TX 750 V2

DVD Burner: LG 24x Dual Layer Super Multi DVD Burner

Video Card: Gainward GTX570 1.2G 2D/H/DP 1280 MB 320 bit GDDR5 Phantom HDMI 2xDVI DP

RAM:Corsair Vengeance 4x4GB DDR3 1600MHz CL9

I am open for suggestions/reccomendations and all that good stuff
As i said, i am new to this and please forgive me if this is all wrong and i sound stupid.

Thanks in advance,

Rabid Penguin

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November 28, 2011 6:07:50 AM

PSU go with Corsair TX750w
Motherboard you can go with ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 Motherboard :
is 40$ cheaper.
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November 28, 2011 6:56:39 AM

Yes everything is ok. Go for it :) 
November 28, 2011 7:26:33 AM

sosofm said:
Yes everything is ok. Go for it :) 

Thanks alot, i'll just wait for the extreme 3 to be released then i will purchase it. Thanks alot for your time and im very happy with these forums and fast responses.
December 7, 2011 11:01:06 PM

Best answer selected by Rabid Penguin.