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Another scratch of the "Final" Build plan for 1200 budget .Please Help

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April 30, 2012 11:37:06 AM

Hi Guys again. I asked about a build yesterday, but decided to go a little more expensive now. So made another build and hope to get help from you guys so I can order them today.

thank you

Approximate Purchase Date: Today
Budget Range: 1200 Before / After Rebates

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Watching HD Movies, Gaming, Light Video Editing

Parts Not Required: Monitor, SSD/HD, DVD Drive

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg

Country: USA

Parts Preferences: N/A (Most reliable brands)
Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe

Monitor Resolution: 2560 x 1440
Additional Comments: It'd be nice to keep the system working well under a cooler and quieter condition.


CPU+MOBO deal at new egg:
I5 3570K + GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD5H LGA 1155 Intel Z77

GPU: MSI Radeon 7970

PSU: (Will this PSU give enough power?)CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 V2 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply

thank you guys again. Please let me know ASAP

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April 30, 2012 11:59:15 AM

500 watts is minimum, I would go for 550-600w
April 30, 2012 12:05:32 PM

alvine said:
500 watts is minimum, I would go for 550-600w

thank you for your quick answer. I have just picked another 600W PSU

Does the rest of my build look okay? Will they have any capability issues?