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September 23, 2012 8:12:54 AM

Hi there, i have been choosing my first pc build this week.
my budget is $550 max on a gaming pc (wow, diablo 3, sims) running ultra settings.
the budget was supposed to cover windows 7 but i dont think i can do it.
i was hoping to know if everything i have chosen will be compatable?

CPU
AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ955FBGMBOX
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

RAM
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682...

PSU
Antec NEO ECO 520C 520W Continuous Power ATX12V v2.3 / EPS12V 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

Graphics
XFX Double D HD-685X-ZDFC Radeon HD 6850 1GB 256-bit DDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

motherboard
MSI 760GM-P34(FX) AM3+ AMD 760G Micro ATX AMD Motherboard
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

Hard Drive
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKX 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682...

Case
Rosewill R101-P-BK 120mm Fan MicroATX Mid Tower Computer Case
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1681...

Optical
SAMSUNG 22X DVD Burner 22X DVD+R 8X DVD+RW 8X DVD+R DL 22X DVD-R 6X DVD-RW 16X DVD-ROM 48X CD-R 24X CD-RW 48X CD-ROM SATA Model SH-222BB/BEBE - OEM
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E1682...


so there it is, hours of learning and searching. any advide would be awesome!! im exited to order this thing. :D 

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September 23, 2012 8:35:27 AM

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http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15180AC2961&v... $59.31
XFX 550W PRO550W Core Edition Single Rail ATX 12V 44A 24PIN ATX Power Supply 80PLUS Bronze

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=16950BD9709&v... $62.79
MSI B75MA-P45 mATX LGA1155 B75 DDR3 1PCI-E16 1PCI-E1 1PCI SATA3 DVI VGA USB3.0 Motherboard

http://www.msi.com/product/mb/B75MA-P45.html <---- a better look at that board

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=12200BD1948&v... $124.16
Intel Core i3 3220 Dual Core Hyperthreading Processor LGA1155 3.3GHZ Ivy Bridge 3MB Retail Box

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=15380BD5460&v... $22.57
G.SKILL Ripjaws X F3-12800CL9D-4GBXL 4GB 2X2GB DDR3-1600 CL9-9-9-24 Memory

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=16950DR5259&v... $16.79
LG GH24NS90 24X SATA Internal DVD Writer Burner DVDRW M-DISC Compatible Optical Drive Black OEM

http://www.directcanada.com/products/?sku=10530BD8785&v... $151.73 MIR $131.73
ASUS Radeon HD 6850 DirectCU 790MHZ 1GB 4.0GHZ GDDR5 2xDVI DisplayPort HDMI PCI-E Video Card
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September 23, 2012 4:15:05 PM

thank you VERY MUCH. i went with your specs and my total with a hard drive an a case is $550.41.
seems like a decent rig.
im going to order this in a few hours so any last minute suggestions would be much appreciated.
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