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Please help with a $1300 gaming build

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May 2, 2012 7:16:39 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: the sooner the better

Budget Range: around 1300 before rebate

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming (sc2, bf3, crysis series)

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: directcanada

Country: Canada

Parts Preferences: intel, Nvidia

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: no

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

building a new gaming pc for a friend, this is what i have in mind

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12200BD0768&v... - $244.40
Intel Core i5 3570K Unlocked Quad Core Processor LGA1155 3.4GHZ Ivy Bridge 6MB Retail

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=10530BD9597&v... - $155.44
ASUS P8Z77-V LE ATX LGA1155 Z77 DDR3 2PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 3PCI SATA3 DVI HDMI DP USB3.0 Motherboard

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15380BD5211&v... - $47.45
G.SKILL Ripjaws X F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL 8GB 2X4GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Memory

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11130AC8843&v... - $25.88
Coolermaster Hyper 212 Plus Direct Touch 4 Heatpipe Heatsink AM2 AM3 LGA1366 LGA1155 LGA1156 120MM

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11230DR7592&v... - $143.79
Crucial M4 SSD Micron C400 128GB 2.5IN Solid State Disk Flash Drive SATA3 6Gbps

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=16950AC0275&v... - $77.61
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB 3.5IN 16MB Cache SATA3 Internal Hard Disk Drive HDD

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=10530DR5213&v... - $16.89
ASUS DRW-24B1ST 24X SATA DVD Writer OEM Black

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=11130AC0874&v... - $155.25
Cooler Master Haf 932 Advanced Full Tower EATX Case 7X5.25 2X3.5 5X3.5INT USB3.0 eSATA 1394 Black

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15180AC2961&v... - $60.99
XFX 550W PRO550W Core Edition Single Rail ATX 12V 44A 24PIN ATX Power Supply 80PLUS Bronze

GTX 670ti - $400


is this build good as it is? what do you think?

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