I am in Afghanistan with the Army and I am coming home in a few months so I was wanting to know if its a waste of money for me to buy a new computer. I will be playing BF3 and SWTOR and want to play on Max settings with all the eye candy. I play on a ASUS VH242H 23.6" monitor at 1920x1080. I have the new build all picked out except the GPU, I have been reading around the past day and cant make up my mind on what to choice or if I should get a cheap one save money and wait for the rumored 7900 series to launch Jan. I don't really have a budget but I don't want to waste money.
Current System: Case: COOLER MASTER HAF 922 MoBo: ASUS M4A79XTD EVO GPU: SAPPHIRE Vapor-X 5870 1GB PSU: CORSAIR 750TX CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE RAM: G.SKILL 6GB DDR3 1600 CPU Cooler: CORSAIR H50 HD: WD VelociRaptor 150GB
The New Build: Case: COOLER MASTER HAF X MoBo: ASUS SABERTOOTH P67 GPU: Undecided and need help! PSU: CORSAIR AX850 CPU: i5-2500K RAM: CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB DDR3 1600 CPU Cooler: CORSAIR H80 HD: 2x Corsair GT 120GB SSD (Raid 0)