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My first PC- Opinions/Thoughts? $1400 and in the mail

Last response: in Systems
December 4, 2011 11:55:51 PM

This is the first PC I've ever built and I'm looking for some thoughts and opinions on my build. If anyone sees any problems I might face when putting it together or for any other reason then please let me know!

Most of my orders were made through Amazon and I wound up spending about $1400. Good? Bad?

My Build:

Case: Rosewill Thor V2 -

Motherboard: ASrock Z68 Extreme4 -]

Processor: Intel Core i5-2500k -]

Memory: G.SKILL 8GB (2 x 4GB) Ripjaws X Series DDR3 1600MHz 240-Pin PC3 -]

Graphics Cards: 2X EVGA GeForce GTX460 -]

Power Supply: Corsair Enthusiast Series 650-Watt 80 Plus -]

SSD: Samsung Electronics 64 GB SATA 6.0 Gb 830 series -]

Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue 500 GB SATA III 7200 RPM 16 MB Cache -]

Optical Drive: Lite-On LightScribe 24X SATA DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Drive -]

CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 120mm -]

OS: Windows 7 Home Premium -]

Bluetooth Adapter ( I wasn't sure if I needed one :-/): Medialink - USB Bluetooth Adapter -]

Some Additional Items I have purchased or am thinking of purchasing:

Keyboard and Mouse: Microsoft Natural Ergonomic Desktop 7000 -]

ESD Wrist Strap:]

Alternate Case: Antec Three Hundred Gaming Case -]

Software I May purchase:

Security: Norton 360 -]

PC Optimizer/ Uninstaller: Advanced System Care Pro -]
December 5, 2011 3:57:34 PM

Pretty good. No need for those software lol. No one uses bluetooth right now though.
December 5, 2011 4:54:27 PM

Not bad, only thing I would have changed is the video cards. I would have sprung for 1 good one over 2