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Hello, I need suggestions in this build. Thanks.

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July 30, 2012 7:24:57 PM

If i mess anything up im typing this up in a very crappy laptop. sorry.
Also im new.

Approximate Purchase Date: 3-4 Weeks

Budget Range: $600 - Before Rebates and doesnt matter for shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, Surfing the Web, Watching Movies

Are you buying a monitor: No

I have a Dell 19 Inch Monitor with an 1440x900 Resolution.

No plans on changing it right now. I ALSO do not need a Hard Drive

Do you need to buy OS: Nope

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg

Location: US, New York

Parts Preferences: Intel

Overclocking: No

SLI or Crossfire: No

Your Monitor Resolution: 1440x900 Not upgrading

Additional Comments: I will be playing Crysis 2, Battlefield 3, Guild Wars 2. I would prefer if i can max everything out since i am using a 1440x900 resolution.

And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: I have a 4 year old dell computer with integrated graphics, crap dual core etc.

Current Build

ASUS 24X DVD Burner- $20
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Sapphire Radeon HD 6850- $150
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Power Supply- Rosewill Green Series 630W- $60
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Ram- G Skill Ripjaws series 8 GB DDR3 1600 240 Pin- $45
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Mobo- Asrock H61M Mictroatx Intel LGA 1155- $45
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Processor- Ivy Bridge i5 3550- $210
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Case - Rosewill Challenger Case - $50
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

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July 30, 2012 7:28:09 PM

Oh the sale ends august 1. i will be buying this build in about 3 or 4 weeks but thanks for the suggestion.
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July 31, 2012 4:01:03 PM

Is this a good build? Anyone :( ?
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July 31, 2012 4:07:49 PM

I'd say decent. I'm not the biggest fan of H61 or mATX around here, and Rosewill PSUs are very hit or miss. For $600 I'd be inclined to suggest something like this:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3450 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor ($199.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H77-DS3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Crucial Ballistix sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($43.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 6870 1GB Video Card ($164.98 @ Newegg)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($64.98 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: Corsair 600W ATX12V Power Supply ($61.98 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($17.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $653.90
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-07-31 12:07 EDT-0400)

It's a little bit over $600 but you get a full ATX board, a better PSU, and better GPU.
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July 31, 2012 4:12:03 PM

Best answer selected by xdkez.
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