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Opinions on a $800 gaming build

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March 19, 2012 5:35:56 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: Next week

Budget Range:$800

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming (bf3), minecraft and recording gameplay

Parts Not Required: mouse, Os

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: i dont really care

Country: US

Parts Preferences: Intel cuz is better

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: in future

Monitor Resolution: 1600x900

Additional Comments:

-part list:

-Intel Core i5 2400 3.1 Ghz
-Asrock Z68 pro3 gen3 lga 1155 Atx
-Gskill ripjaws 8 gb 1333 mhz (2x4)
-Western digital Caviar Blue 500 gb 7200 rpm
-Galaxy Geforce Gtx 560ti 1 gb
-Corsair Builder Series 500w psu
-Lg dvd burner 24x
-Coolermaster elite 430 case
-Rosewill 120mm Case fans X3
-Rosewill 74 in 1 card reader, usb 2.0
-Microsoft Keyboard 400
-Acer s200 1600x900 monitor 5 ms

TOTAL:
$860
March 19, 2012 6:15:09 AM

A solid setup for a 800+ PC if you ask me. If you are into overclocking, spend abit more on a Core i5 2500K if you so desire. I suggest you get a bigger power supply in case you want to go SLI in the future. 500 Watts for a single 560 Ti is just about cutting it.
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