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New comp build by end of summer $3200 budget

Last response: in Systems
February 28, 2012 4:28:11 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: (End of the Summer)

Budget Range: ($3200)

System Usage from Most to Least Important: (Gaming, recording, and streaming)

Parts Not Required: (Keyboard, mouse, and monitor)

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: (Newegg)

Country: (USA)

Parts Preferences: (Intel CPU)

Overclocking: (Yes)

SLI or Crossfire: (Yes)

Monitor Resolution: (1920x1080)

Additional Comments: (I plan to get 2 HD 7970's)
a b C Monitor
February 28, 2012 4:46:06 AM

Here you go:

Case: Cooler Master Cosmos II - $349.99
PSU: Seasonic Platinum 1000 - $259.99
Motherboard: Asus Sabertooth X79 - $329.99
CPU: 3.30GHz Intel Core i7-3930K - $599.99
Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 - $89.99
RAM: Mushkin Enhanced Redline 1600MHz 1.7V - $159.99
SSD: 128GB Crucial M4 - $179.99
HD: 2TB Samsung Ecogreen F4 - $159.99
Optical: LG BD-R Burner - $59.99
Video Card: 2 x Sapphire Radeon HD 7970 - $559.99 each ($1119.98 total)

Total: $3,278.98
February 28, 2012 9:03:19 AM

you should wait for ivy bridge and kepler.ivy isn't a big boost but it has more overclocking potential and uses less power.x79 is not a good choice.