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I plan to build a new PC around mid-may, and I've done quite a bit of research, but I was curious about the quality of the components I've selected.

I will use this PC for mainly gaming and video editing.
I have a budget between $1000 and $1300, and I want to have the ability to buy more monitors in the future and use eyefinity. In the future I also hope to overclock my CPU and include a cooler.

I'm going to buy everything off of Newegg, here is the wish list that I've created;
Newegg Wish List

How does this look, are all things compatible? and will it provide the performance that I need?
What opinions do you guys have about this build?

Thanks in advance!
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    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Carbide-Series-Gaming-Computer/dp/B0055Q7BR4/ref=sr_1_6?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1334100477&sr=1-6 $84.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Corsair Carbide Series 400R Mid Tower Gaming Computer Case - CC-9011011-WW

    http://www.amazon.com/OCZ-Series-80PLUS-Performance-compatible/dp/B005A2RJOI/ref=sr_1_6?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1333783932&sr=1-6 $96.87 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    OCZ ZS Series 750W 80PLUS Bronze High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandy Bridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom

    or...

    http://www.amazon.com/OCZ-Series-80PLUS-Performance-compatible/dp/B005A2RJKW/ref=sr_1_10?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1334101768&sr=1-10 $89.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    OCZ ZS Series 650W 80PLUS Bronze High Performance Power Supply compatible with Intel Sandy Bridge Core i3 i5 i7 and AMD Phenom

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157293 $139.99
    ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

    http://pcper.com/news/Processors/Intel-Ivy-Bridge-Processors-Launch-March-23-2012 $225
    Intel i5-3750K Ivy Bridge CPU 3.4Ghz

    http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-212-RR-212E-20PK-R2/dp/B005O65JXI/ref=pd_cp_e_0 $34.64 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO CPU Cooler (RR-212E-20PK-R2)

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231546 $44.99 FREE SHIPPING
    G.SKILL Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-1600C9D-8GAB

    http://www.amazon.com/Asus-24xDVD%C2%B1RW-Serial-Internal-DRW-24B1ST/dp/B0033Z2BAQ/ref=pd_bxgy_e_img_b $19.99 & eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders over $25
    Asus 24xDVD±RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive DRW-24B1ST (Black)

    http://www.amazon.com/Seagate-Barracuda-3-5-Inch-Internal-ST1000DM003/dp/B005T3GRNW/ref=sr_1_8?m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1334100651&sr=1-8 $99.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Seagate Barracuda 7200 1 TB 7200RPM SATA 6 Gb/s NCQ 64MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare Drive ST1000DM003

    or....

    http://www.amazon.com/Seagate-ST2000DM001-Barracuda-3-5-Inch-Internal/dp/B005T3GRN2/ref=sr_1_2?m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1334101043&sr=1-2 $119.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA 6 GB/s NCQ 64 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare Drive

    http://www.amazon.com/HD7870-DC2-2GD5-DisplayPort-Utilities-PCI-Express-Graphics/dp/B007JLFVNO/ref=pd_sim_sbs_e_3 $349.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    ASUS HD7870-DC2-2GD5 Radeon 2GB DDR5 VGA/DVI/HDMI/DisplayPort GPU Tweak Utilities PCI-Express 3.0 Graphics Card HD7870-DC2-2GD5

    or...

    http://www.amazon.com/Sapphire-Radeon-PCI-Express-Graphics-11199-00-20G/dp/B007JCNOPU $349.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 GHZ 2 GB DDR5 HDMI/DVI-I/Dual Mini DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11199-00-20G

    or...

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B007JLFV7U/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER $249.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    ASUS HD7850-DC2-2GD5 Radeon 2GB DDR5 VGA/DVI/HDMI/DisplayPort GPU Tweak Utilities PCI-Express 3.0 Graphics Card HD7850-DC2-2GD5

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100007709%20600286767%20600298542&IsNodeId=1&name=Radeon%20HD%207850 <---- more 7850's

    http://www.amazon.com/Windows-Premium-64bit-System-Builder/dp/B004Q0PT3I/ref=pd_sim_pc_5 $99.99 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit (Full) System Builder DVD 1 Pack

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004J6BIJ8/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?ie=UTF8&m=ATVPDKIKX0DER $154.53 & this item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping
    Asus VH238H Black 23" Full HD HDMI LED Backlight LCD Monitor w/Speakers 250 cd/m2 ASCR 50,000,000:1

    http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.asp?Model=Z77%20Extreme4 <----- more on that Asrock board
  2. The basic layout he did was this (it's a little confusing. comp = component):
    -comp1
    -comp2
    -comp3
    -comp4
    or..
    -comp4 option 2
    -comp5
    or...
    comp5 option2
    comp6

    etc.

    Just make sure that at the end of the day, you have:
    CPU
    CPU cooler
    GPU
    PSU
    Case
    Motherboard
    RAM
  3. Thanks for the help guys, I'll definitely look into swapping whats on my list with some of those components.
  4. Best answer selected by joshdupras7.
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