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Is this build compatable and won't be bottlenecked?

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July 22, 2012 10:21:23 PM

I just matched these pieces together and I was wondering if they would all work together, I won't need an optical drive.
Corsair tx650m
http://www.frys.com/product/6708355?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN...

ASUS P8P67 EVO B3
http://www.frys.com/product/6559983?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN...

Intel core i3 2120
http://www.frys.com/product/6540053

ASUS GTX560 1GB OC
www.frys.com/product/6640004?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN_RSLT_P...

PATRIOT DDR3 8GB 1333MHz DUAL G2 Series Memory
http://www.frys.com/product/6719085?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN...

Seagate Barracuda 500GB
http://www.frys.com/product/6629874;jsessionid=Yy8SbEsCPW53i8Z3G0LWmQ__.node2?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN_RSLT_PG

Oh, and does anyone know where I could get a copy of Windows XP by chance?
July 22, 2012 10:23:45 PM

Why XP? You won't have DX11. Pay $100 for an OEM license or get a copy from eBay. The 560 isn't as good as the 6870 for the same price.
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July 22, 2012 11:23:59 PM

Well my school has a win7 upgrade for $10 so I was thinking that it'd be cheaper to go xp and just upgrade it
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July 22, 2012 11:24:59 PM

Your school should also have big discounts on win7. Did you check into that?
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July 22, 2012 11:26:17 PM

That is a win. If only I knew about the discount. :( 
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July 23, 2012 12:05:26 AM

why have a P67 motherboard? the only advantage with that is higher stable overclocks and not by much more than:
Asus P8Z68-V $93.18
or you can get really cheap with:
MSI Z68A-GD65 $83.96
$30.00 Rebate $53.96
you can save a few more buck with
Antec High Current Gamer HCG-520 PSU 520w $71.99
that will run any overclocked cpu/gpu combination.
i mean what you posted will work together but getting a P67 motherboard with an i3-2120 just doesn't make sense.

and must you get the video card from fry's? they have a crap selection that are overpriced.
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July 23, 2012 12:57:52 AM

@cranked yeah I checked it and they don't.
@looniam I am looking to purchase from Fry's since its the closest store, I was thinking about buying the gpu from newegg, but everything else I would like to get from Fry's.
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Anonymous
July 23, 2012 7:53:54 PM

if you want/need to save $30+ go for the sapphire. i can't find anything outstanding about the gigabyte.
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July 24, 2012 5:06:12 AM
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July 24, 2012 11:10:33 AM

that would get you gaming; not the best but atleast you'll be able to play most any game decently.
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July 24, 2012 8:32:22 PM

How would you place it on a ten point scale for a $700 parts plus os gaming rig?
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July 24, 2012 8:52:18 PM

seeing that your buying from fry's . .8+ any rating higher would mean finding a once in a lifetime deal on a GPU.
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July 24, 2012 9:24:58 PM

The GPU I am probably just going to order off of newegg but I'm not really not sure what I would be looking for that would be more powerful in case I see one for the same price :/ 
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July 25, 2012 1:20:35 AM

to upgrade the GPU would take about $30 to $50 more and really you can't trim down anything to get that amount.

you'll do fine enough with a 6870.
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July 25, 2012 2:42:00 AM

Alright, thanks for all the help guys I'll post some pics when I get it built after the GPU comes in.
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July 25, 2012 2:49:26 AM

Best answer selected by Underhill.
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