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February 11, 2012 7:15:49 PM

Hello,
I'd appreciate any feedback (mistakes/omissions/etc) on this build before I order anything. Thanks!

CAS: NZXT H2 Classic Silent Mid-Tower Gaming Case [ 2] (White Color)
CASUPGRADE: None
CD: 24X Double Layer Dual Format DVD -R/ -RW CD-R/RW Drive (BLACK COLOR)
CD2: None
COOLANT: Standard Coolant
CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-2500K 3.30 GHz 6M Intel Smart Cache LGA1155 (All Venom OC Certified)
CS_FAN: Maximum 120MM Case Cooling Fans for your selected case [ 9]
ENGRAVING: None
FA_HDD: None
FAN: Corsair Hydro Series H60 High Performance Liquid Cooling System 120MM Radiator & Fan [ 14]
FLASHMEDIA: None [-3]
FREEBIE_CS: None
GLASSES: None
HDD: 1TB SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 32MB Cache 7200RPM HDD (Single Drive)
HDD2: None
IEEE_CARD: None
IUSB: Built-in USB 2.0 Ports
KEYBOARD: Xtreme Gear (Black Color) Multimedia/Internet USB Keyboard
MB_SRT: None
MEMORY: 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3/1600MHz Dual Channel Memory [ 3] (Kingston HyperX)
MOTHERBOARD: * [CrossFireX] Asus P8Z68-V LX Intel Z68 Chipset DDR3 ATX Mainboard LucidLogix Virtu and Intel Smart Response Technology & 7.1 HD Audio, GbLAN, USB3.0, 2x SATA-III RAID,2 3 PCIe Gen2, 2 PCIe X1 & 2 3CI (All Venom OC Certified)
NETWORK: Onboard Gigabit LAN Network
OS: Microsoft® Windows 7 Home Premium [ 104] (64-bit Edition)
OVERCLOCK: No Overclocking
POWERSUPPLY: * 750 Watts - Corsair CMPSU-750TXV2 80 Plus Power Supply - Quad SLI Ready [ 77]
RUSH: NO; READY TO SHIP IN 10~15 BUSINESS DAYS
SERVICE: STANDARD WARRANTY: 3-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY PLUS LIFE-TIME TECHNICAL SUPPORT
SOUND: HIGH DEFINITION ON-BOARD 7.1 AUDIO
VIDEO: AMD Radeon HD 7970 3GB GDDR5 16X PCIe 3.0 Video Card [ 580] (Major Brand Powered by AMD)
WNC: 802.11b/g/n 300Mbps PCI Wireless Adapter Network Card [ 26]

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February 11, 2012 7:27:13 PM

Great build. Pay atention , on that motherboard you can't Crossfire.
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February 11, 2012 7:30:11 PM

Thanks, I've been going back and forth on that for weeks weighing the pros and cons
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February 11, 2012 7:37:52 PM

The second PCIE slot work at x4. To have full video cards perfomance must to be at x8/x8.
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February 11, 2012 7:38:38 PM

my budget is fairly flexible, I think this is set up to run me about 1550 and I'd prefer not to spend too much more. I was trying to create a build that would run current/near future games fantastic, I realize it's not super future proof (i.e. the mobo isn't the best for crossfire)
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