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New build music mixing/recording and gaming computer $2000 Canadian

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August 13, 2012 4:11:48 PM

I am planning a build to do a lot of music editing and some gaming as well. I have done a bit of research but am unsure of a few things, any input would be greatly appreciated.
Here is what I have so far

mobo - ASRock Z77 EXTREME4

ssd - Mushkin Chronos 120GB 2.5IN SATA3 SandForce SF-2281 SSD Solid State Disk Flash Drive

hd - Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB

processor - Intel Core i7 3770K Unlocked

heatsink - Noctua NH-D14

psu - Corsair Enthusiast Series TX750M 750W

gpu - Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 OC

memory - Corsair CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 Vengeance 16GB 4X4GB

case - Antec Eleven Hundred Performance Gaming Case

sound card - ASUS Xonar Essence STX PCI-E1 SPDIF Sound Card

http://pcpartpicker.com/user/kegan/saved/#savedbuild_14...
a b 4 Gaming
August 13, 2012 4:37:38 PM

you better have a great set of headphones to take advantage of the STX. also, do you plan on running only 1 video card or 2?
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August 13, 2012 8:02:35 PM

I may be adding a 2nd video card later on but this is it for now. I changed the ssd, the ram and the motherboard. Thank you for your input!
a b 4 Gaming
August 13, 2012 9:41:46 PM

what did you change the SSD to? the sandisk extreme is a very good one. pick it up today if you still can
a b 4 Gaming
August 13, 2012 10:01:39 PM

So are you getting the 670 or 570 because you listed both the 570 is not worth buying for $309.99 you be better off buying a 660 TI best buy is selling them for $299.99 already but if you are getting 670 carry on nice build btw.
August 13, 2012 10:33:21 PM

Oh I am getting the sandisk extreme and also the 670 rather than the 570.
Thanks for the help.
a b 4 Gaming
August 13, 2012 10:36:40 PM

also, if you want to, you can wait for the 660ti and see how its performance racks up. 670s so far from what i see dont have too many deals.
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