System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming (With slightly heavy modding)
Parts Not Required: Monitor, Keyboard Mouse, Case and power supply (Friend is giving it to me so i don't know specifics) Hard drive
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: New egg, i get a slight discount when i shop there
Parts Preferences: by brand or type: Intel and nvidia are my 2 most trusted brands.
SLI or Crossfire: Maybe, i don't fully understand how to use them.
Monitor Resolution: 1920x1200
Additional Comments: Couldnt care less about noise, Would like to know if it can play BF3 on highest settings. This is my first build that i actually chose the parts so any advice would be nice. Considering overclocking and i don't know what CPU cooler to buy.