Building New System..

Well, I'm potentially building a new system of my own (just need that damn wife approval). I am a firm believer of more eyes being better than a single pair. Does anyone see any obviously bad choices, parts that could be swapped for roughly the same price, or places to shave off a few bucks?

Case: NZXT Apollo Black SECC Steel Chassis ATX Mid Tower
Mobo: Gigabyte GA-P55-UD3L
CPU: Intel i5 750
RAM: g.Skill 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 1600
GPU: XFX Radeon HD 5770 1GB
PSU: Corsair CMPSU-650TX 650W Ethusiast Series
HSF: XIGMATEK Dark Knight with i5 bracket kit

I'm not in need of drives, keyboard, mouse, or other peripherals, as they will be coming over from my old system.

I should probably include my usage information. I use my system primarily for WoW, but also play some games on the side (currently Mass Effect 3 and Left 4 Dead 2). I might also be doing some video capture and editing in the future, but I expect it its capable of the above it shouldnt be an issue.
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  1. There is a newer faster generation of processors available AND THEY COST LESS

    i5 2400 or 2500k if you want to OC
    Z68 chip set mb ....Asrock are well priced
    2 x2 gig of 1600 MHz RAM running at 1.5 volt

    and a better graphics card than a 5770
  2. +1

    u could get a 6770 and perform better and a i5 2400 if not oc and asrock z68 extreme 3 is the cheapest and best sli ready mobo with vga and dvi ports :O
  3. Possible PSU change to save ya some coin.

    Antec Neo Eco 620c
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371031

    Only 80+ cert, not bronze
    pci-e- 1 6pin, 1 6+2pin
    60 less watts on 12v rail (576W)
    $70 - $15 with this promo EMCYTZT1291 plus a $20 mail in rebate

    The Corsair model you have linked does have 2 pci-e 6+2pin connectors
    636W

    Both made by Seasonic
    If you do need 2 6+2pin pci-e connectors and decide to go with the corsair, might wanna hop over to newegg as I didn't see any mention of the $10 mail in rebate on amazon
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139020

    edit: I'm still a noobie...SLI would require 2 8pin pci-e connectors? or more? or dependent on graphics cards?
  4. Quote:
    Possible PSU change to save ya some coin.

    Antec Neo Eco 620c
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6817371031

    Only 80+ cert, not bronze
    pci-e- 1 6pin, 1 6+2pin
    60 less watts on 12v rail (576W)
    $70 - $15 with this promo EMCYTZT1291 plus a $20 mail in rebate

    The Corsair model you have linked does have 2 pci-e 6+2pin connectors
    636W

    Both made by Seasonic
    If you do need 2 6+2pin pci-e connectors and decide to go with the corsair, might wanna hop over to newegg as I didn't see any mention of the $10 mail in rebate on amazon
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Prod [...] 6817139020


    Sounds good! Thanks for teh input!
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