2500 budget Gaming and light video editing (please help)

I have a budget of 2500 dollars and don't know where to start please give me ideas for the build.

(If you give part ideas please put prices by them.)

Thanks
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Approximate Purchase Date: Sometime soon 4 weeksish

Budget Range: (2500-2600
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, light video editing, and some coding

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: NCIX US, FRYs, Newegg, Amazon

Country: America

Parts Preferences: No preferences

Overclocking: Yes /

SLI or Crossfire: maybe

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080

Additional Comments: Preferably quiet

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Don't need:
OS
Keyboard
Mouse
Monitor
Optical Drive
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  1. Please fills this out first and update your original post.
    http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advice
  2. fixed sorry
  3. Case:COOLER MASTER HAF XM $129.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119257&Tpk=haf%20xm

    Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme6 $229.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157295

    CPU: Intel Core i7-3770 $319.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819116502

    CPU Cooler: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus $29.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103065

    RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB $79.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231536

    GPU: MSI N680GTX Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC GeForce GTX 680 $539.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127672

    PSU: CORSAIR Professional Series Gold AX750 $169.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139016

    HDD: Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB $119.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136533

    SSD: Crucial M4 CT256M4SSD2CCA 2.5" 256GB $249.99
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820148449

    CD/DVD: LITE-ON Black 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X DVD+R $69.99 (after discount code)
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827106369

    Total: $1938.90

    If you want to go to the upper end of you budget, you can always grab another GTX680, but I think it's a bit overkill.

    IMO - unless you are an extreme gamer, you won't really notice a difference spending around $1300-1400 on a similar setup. You can get a slightly cheaper PSU, RAM, Case, drop down to the i5 3570k, and get a gtx 670.
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