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Comment on this gaming/music production rig?

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December 6, 2012 8:01:30 PM

Ordering the following from Chillblast:


Case:
Corsair Graphite 600T Midi Tower Case in white
Processor:
Intel Core i7 3770K Processor Overclocked to up to 4.6GHz
CPU Cooler:
Xigmatek Prime Ultimate Performance Quiet CPU Cooler
Thermal Paste:
Arctic Silver 5 Thermal Paste
Case Cooling Upgrades:
n/a
Fan Controller:
n/a
Motherboard:
Asus P8Z77-V Motherboard
Memory:
16GB Corsair PC3-12800 1600MHz DDR3 Memory (4 x 4GB sticks)
Graphics Card:
Chillblast NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 2048MB Graphics Card
Solid State Drive:
Intel 120GB 330 Series Solid State Drive
2nd Hard Drive:
2000GB 7200RPM Hard Disk - 6Gbps
1st Optical Drive:
LG Blu-Ray ROM / DVD-RW Combi Drive (Blu-ray playback software supplied for Windows 7 only)
Power Supply:
Corsair TX 850W V2 PSU
Sound Card:
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio PCI Express
Internal Card Reader:
17 in 1 3.5" Internal Card Reader
Wireless Networking:
300Mbps 802.11n Wireless PCIe Adaptor (for Wireless networks)
Operating System:
Windows 8 64 bit
Windows Optimisation:
Windows Optimisation Service
Cable Management:
Standard Chillblast Cable Management
Primary Monitor:
24" Asus VS247H Widescreen LED Monitor
Keyboard and Mouse:
Gigabyte Wired Keyboard and Mouse



This computer will realistically have to last me for five years, for gaming and music production.
What do you guys think - have I made any silly decisions? Do the components suit one another? Bearing in mind that this is a significant amount of money, I'd like to get some opinions. Cheers!
December 6, 2012 8:45:14 PM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
December 6, 2012 8:48:32 PM

looks good to me. seems like a solid build
!