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July 13, 2012 1:13:23 AM

Hey I just want to say thanks in advance. I have recently been looking to upgrade my computer because I'm playing games with higher requirements. I have most of the parts chosen I just want to make sure I didn't over look some detail.

Parts I Have Chosen:
http://secure.newegg.com/WishList/PublicWishDetail.aspx...

Approximate Purchase Date: sometime around end of July early August

Budget Range: Want to stay to as close to 1000 as possible

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies

Preferred Website for Parts: Newegg.com

Location: U.S.

Parts Preferences: Intel

Overclocking: Probably

SLI or Crossfire: Maybe in the future

Going to get Monitor preferably 1920x1080 and am thinking of eventually going to dual monitor. I will also need to get a operating system which will be windows 7, just need to choose which one. Thanks a ton I want to make sure this build goes good. If there's anything I'm missing please let me know. Thanks again.

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July 13, 2012 1:20:07 AM

Looks good man, but the power supply you picked is not in production anymore and it's also way more wattage than you'll need: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I also recommend this GTX 570 instead of the 560 ti that you picked; they are both practically the same price:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
or if you want a different cooler and cheaper card:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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July 13, 2012 1:42:12 AM

A 7850 would be better
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July 15, 2012 5:31:27 PM

Thanks a bunch I'll probably order the parts when I get back from vacation
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July 15, 2012 5:40:55 PM

If you didn't get that vacation you could Have gotten top of the line stuff.... LOL
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