$1000 Gaming Rig

Approximate Purchase Date: Not Sure

Budget Range: $1000-$1100

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Video Watching

Parts Not Required: Mouse, Keyboard, Speakers, Monitor

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: No preference

Country: (e.g.: India) United States

Parts Preferences: Whatever is best

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: Doubtful

Monitor Resolution: 1080p

Additional Comments: Would like the PC to be as quiet as possible.
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    G.SKILL Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 $48.49

    ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 $149.99

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  2. http://budgetcomputershelp.wordpress.com/ Read this, the rig is at the bottom.
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    ASRock Z68 PRO3 GEN3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

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    Patriot Signature 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory with heatshield Model PSD38G1600KH

    First card is the 448 core version of the gtx 560 ti.

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    MSI N560GTX-Ti 448 Twin Frozer III PE/OC - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti (448 Cores) PCI-E 16X Graphics Card

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    Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

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  4. [CPU] i5 2500k 3.3GHz $230

    [GPU] Gigabyte Super Overclock Series GTX 570 $370

    [Ram] Kingston HyperX 1333/1600 8GB(2x4Gb) $40

    [MB] AsRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 $122

    [PSU] Antec ECO 620w $70

    [SSD] Crucial m4 64GB $100

    [HDD] HITACHI Deskstar 7K1000.D HDS721050DLE630 (0F13178) 500GB 7200 RPM $80

    [DVD] Lg 22x Dvd Drive $18

    Total: $1035

    GTX 570 OC edition compares to a GTX 580. +$100 for OS
  5. Welcome back Why_Me, it has been too long.
  6. aznshinobi said:
    Welcome back Why_Me, it has been too long.

    Hiya shinobi :) Other than Hunter and Proximan, your the only familiar poster Iv'e seen on here.
  7. Haha indeed it has been. Not too many regs anymore. New "regs" but none that I think have great advice to offer no offense to them...
  8. After reading all of your post I came up with this. Take a look.

    http://pcpartpicker.com/p/4oJ6
  9. Drop that 2GB 560 Ti you don't need it and it's a waste of extra money. Just get the cheapest Gigabyte 560 Ti.
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