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August 12, 2012 1:23:12 AM

Approximate Purchase Date: undecided maybe next extended break from school

Budget Range: 700 right now

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming lyk borderlands 2 bf3 and other fps shooters

Parts Not Required: monitor keyboard mouse and os

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newweg

Country: usa

Parts Preferences: intel processors

Overclocking: in the future

SLI or Crossfire: in the future

Monitor Resolution:not needed

Additional Comments:i something to get wifi because i probly wont set this up in the same room as the router(sry i dont know the official name this is my first time) i will be adding a graphics card (perhaps the new gtx 660s coming out soon) in the future but right now i dont have the money and i will also be adding a aftermarcket cooler

i have already picked some parts :

LG DVD Burner Black SATA Model GH24NS90 - OEM
Item #: N82E16827136247
Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
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$17.99


Antec Nine Hundred Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case with Upgraded USB 3.0
Item #: N82E16811129021
Return Policy: Limited Replacement Only Return Policy
-$9.00 Instant
$105.99
$96.99


Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKX 500GB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
Item #: N82E16822136769
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$84.99
$74.99


CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX650 V2 650W ATX12V v2.31/ EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power ...
Item #: N82E16817139020
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-$30.00 Instant
$10.00 Mail-in Rebate Card
$119.99
$89.99


Rosewill RTK-002 Anti-Static Wrist Strap
Item #: N82E16899261005
Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
$4.99


G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL
Item #: N82E16820231428
Return Policy: Memory Standard Return Policy
$45.99


ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
Item #: N82E16813157293
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$134.99


Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I53570K
Item #: N82E16819116504
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$229.99
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August 12, 2012 1:32:17 AM

Your build is good i suggest you change your ram to low profile because when you buy your aftermarket cpu cooler it's going to conflict with the ram you choose the case looks great i have been told it has bad cable management options however i seen no proof of this so i can't say for sure here are some of my recommendations take your pick Case:Corsair Carbide Series 300R Windowed Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...


Case:Antec DF-35 Black Steel Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

Case:Antec Eleven Hundred Black Super Mid Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...


Case:Corsair Carbide Series 400R Graphite grey and black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Gaming Case
$10 off w/ promo code EMCNBNC32, ends 8/13
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
RAM:G.SKILL Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBSR
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

RAM:Crucial Ballistix sport 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model BLS2KIT4G3D1609DS1S00
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

RAM:G.SKILL Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-1600C9D-8GAB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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August 12, 2012 1:40:59 AM

so i picked the
Case:Antec DF-35 Black Steel Computer Case and

RAM:G.SKILL Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBS

also whats a good wifi thingy and heatsink fan
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August 12, 2012 1:44:13 AM

locke9342 said:
so i picked the
Case:Antec DF-35 Black Steel Computer Case and

RAM:G.SKILL Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBS

also whats a good wifi thingy and heatsink fan
CPU Cooler:COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 EVO RR-212E-20PK-R2 Continuous Direct Contact 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler Compatible with latest Intel 2011/1366/1155 and AMD FM1/AM3+
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

CPU Cooler:COOLER MASTER V6 GT RR-V6GT-22PK-R1 120mm DynaLoop CPU Cooler w/ Universal bracket & Dual Fan
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

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August 12, 2012 1:52:14 AM

one last thing in the future when im upgrading were can i sell the used parts far a good price
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August 12, 2012 1:56:12 AM

locke9342 said:
one last thing in the future when im upgrading were can i sell the used parts far a good price
on ebay or on craigslist
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August 13, 2012 12:11:00 AM

its not a booster its allows your computer to get wifi so you dont have to do lan i might be wrong and the new hardware already has that included but i remember having to buy something for an old desktop to get wifi
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August 13, 2012 12:50:44 AM

locke9342 said:
its not a booster its allows your computer to get wifi so you dont have to do lan i might be wrong and the new hardware already has that included but i remember having to buy something for an old desktop to get wifi
oh o.k. well i don't know nothing about that sort of thing might be best closing this thread and opening another asking about that
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August 13, 2012 12:55:34 AM

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