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Final check for my $800 build

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September 29, 2012 4:09:55 PM

http://pcpartpicker.com/ca/p/iRiO

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor - $219.99 @ NCIX
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro3 ATX LGA1155 - $99.99 @ Canada Computers
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 - $37.99 @ Newegg Canada
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM - $64.99 @ Canada Computers
Video Card: MSI GeForce GTX 560 Ti 1GB - $164.99 @ NCIX
Case: Rosewill Challenger-U3 ATX Mid Tower - $59.99 @ Newegg Canada
Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V - $44.99 @ NCIX
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer $19.98 - $19.98 @ DirectCanada
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) - $95.99 @ Computer Valley
Total: $808.90

I plan on getting a real CPU cooler, and upgrading the case and possibly the video card in a few months, but this is just for the moment. Looking good?

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September 29, 2012 4:19:05 PM

It looks fine, but why not pick the case and video card that you want now?
September 29, 2012 4:21:45 PM

GhislainG said:
It looks fine, but why not pick the case and video card that you want now?

Because in order to get a reasonable improvement, it'd increase the cost by ~$100. I just can't swing it at the moment.
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