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Yay or Nay on this Build?

Last response: in Systems
August 26, 2012 3:43:31 PM

This is my build, if you see something you don't like, suggest something. Please remember I am a completely fresh into this, so keep the tech talk to a minamum, or translate. Thank you.

BTW this build is for gaming, internet. $1600 or below. Purchase timing of around Christmas.

(Motherboard) Gigabyte Intel Z77 LGA 1155 AMD CrossFireX/NVID​IA SLI Dual LAN Dual UEFI BIOS ATX

(graphics card) Diamond AMD Radeon HD 7970 3gb

(Power supply) 650watt corsair Bronze

(Processor) Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155

(Ram) Corsair vengence 4x4gb pack

(Memory) Seagate 1.5tb 7200 rpm 3gb/s 32MB Cache

(DVD) Asus 24xDVD-RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive

(Case) NZXT Crafted Series ATX Full Tower Steel Chassis

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August 26, 2012 3:55:09 PM

Looks good. Maybe add an SSD as the OS drive, and get a 750 watt PSU in case you plan on doing crossfire later.
August 26, 2012 3:59:08 PM

Ok. so 750watts instead of the 650, and SSD in the mix.
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August 26, 2012 4:13:56 PM

this suits you better for your usage

if you want me to, i can make it about 100 dollars cheaper by using a smaller cooler, a slightly downgraded motherboard, and a cheaper case. they both still perform the same