Good Gaming Build?

Hey guys was wondering if you guys could take a look at my build and let me know your opinions on it. I want to order today. A couple notes about it and my plans. In a couple months I want to add two more samsung monitors for surround gaming. I will be adding another GTX 680 as well. Plus that PSU is $30 off promo code right now which works out to $169.99. Its only $20 more than the 850w seasonic so thats why i decided to get that one. well here is what i got. Oh the Gskill ares 8GB memory is free right now with the Motherboard purchase as well.

NZXT SWITCH 810 White CA-SW810-W1 Steel / Plastic ATX HYBRID Full Tower Gaming Computer Case Item #: N82E16811146088Return Policy: Standard Return Policy

$169.99


Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive Item #: N82E16822148840Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$30.00 Instant

$79.99


SAMSUNG B550 Series S27B550V ToC 27" 2ms GTG HDMI Widescreen LED Monitor Item #: N82E16824001553Return Policy: Monitor Standard Return Policy
-$20.00 Instant

$399.99


MSI N680GTX Twin Frozr 2GD5/OC GeForce GTX 680 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card Item #: N82E16814127672Return Policy: VGA Standard Return Policy
$20.00 Mail-in Rebate Card

$519.99


NVIDIA Gift - Borderlands2 Free Game Coupon Item #: N82E16800999294Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$59.99 Saving

$59.99$0.00


SeaSonic X-SERIES X-1050 1050W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Full Modular Active PFC ... Item #: N82E16817151110Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$20.00 Instant

$219.99$199.99


Corsair Vengeance K90 Black/Metal USB Wired Gaming Performance, MMO Mechanical Keyboard Item #: N82E16823816002Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$23.00 Instant

$129.99$106.99


GIGABYTE GA-Z77X-UD5H-WB LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard Item #: N82E16813128549Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$20.00 Instant

$229.99$209.99


G.SKILL Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-1600C9D-8GAB Item #: N82E16820231546Return Policy: Memory Standard Return Policy
-$41.99 Saving

$41.99$0.00


Intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000 BX80637I73770K Item #: N82E16819116501Return Policy: CPU Replacement Only Return Policy

$329.99


Newegg Promotional Gift Card - $15.00Item #: N82E168GC000001Your Promotional Gift Card will be emailed 4 days after invoice.

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM Item #: N82E16832116986Return Policy: Software Standard Return Policy

$99.99

COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 EVO RR-212E-20PK-R2 Continuous Direct Contact 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler Compatible with latest Intel ... Item #: N82E16835103099Return Policy: Standard Return Policy
-$4.00 Instant

$34.99$30.99

Coboc Model DVI-6-MM 6 ft. DVI-D Male to DVI-D Male Dual Link Cable M-M Item #: N82E16812117320Return Policy: Computer Cables and Accessories Extended Return Policy
-$8.65 Saving

$8.65$0.00

OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-256G 2.5" 256GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) Item #: N82E16820227792Return Policy: Limited Replacement Only Return Policy
-$60.00 Instant

189.99
Subtotal:
$2,337.89
Shipping:
$32.38
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Promo Code:

-$30.00
Grand Total:

$2,340.27
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  1. Why on Earth do you need a 1050w psu???

    Even SLI GTX680's only requires a 750w psu. If your doing heavy overclocking and SLI I'd recommend a good 850w.
  2. Unless you're overclocking to 4.5 GHz+, the CPU tdp stays within 200W.
    Pair that with an SLI, somewhere around 250-300W. Adding peripherals, you still don't need a 1000W supply, unless you're going for triple SLI/Crossfire.
  3. OK I will want to OC the GPU and CPU a little. But the seasonic 850w PSU was Only $20 less then the 1050w PSU. Pretty good deal in my book. Ill pay $20 extra. it might be overkill but its a good deal and a excellent PSU
  4. ok so i was looking a maybe going with this one. Its Platinum Cert. and the same $ as the 1050w Gold Cert.

    SeaSonic Platinum Platinum-860 860W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS PLATINUM Certified Full Modular Active ...
  5. It wasn't a good deal, because you will not utilize it.
  6. Platinum is 94%+ efficiency, Gold is 90%+.
    If budget is no constraint, I'd say you can go for it.

    About your graphics, consider 2x 670 SLI. More performance for the price, you'll need it for multi monitor gaming.
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