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$1500 Gaming PC Build Help

CPU - i5 3570k
GPU - Gigabyte Windforce GTX 670 or Sapphire HD7950 Vapor-x OC
MOBO - Asus P8Z77-M Pro or Asus P8Z77-V LX or ????
PSU - Corsair TX 850W
RAM - G Skill Sniper 2x4GB
HDD - Seagate Barracuda 1TB 7200
SSD - 128GB Brand ????
Case - Cooler Master Storm Enforcer
Keyboard - Thermaltake eSport Challenger Pro
Mouse - Razer Naga Molten Edition

Probably gonna SLI/Crossfire in the future (Budget for another GPU not included)
Any suggestion on the motherboard that is good for over clocking?
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    Don't waste your budget on a microATX when it's not necessary.
    I suggest the ASRock z77 Extreme4 or its ASUS and Gigabyte counterparts, whichever you prefer.

    Get the 7950 Vapor-X. You can't go wrong with it.

    Drop the PSU to 750w if you're gonna SLI/Crossfire. 850w is only needed for 7970 GHz edition 2-way Crossfire.

    Good SSD models would be Vertex 4, Samsung 830, Crucial M4, and Plextor M5S. Your pick. :)

    Everything else is good to go. :D
  2. thank you for your suggestions :)
  3. Best answer selected by zerokael.
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