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Help picking out parts for $1000-1500 gaming rig

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December 8, 2012 9:05:33 PM

Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: Less than a week from now

Budget Range: $1000-1500 after rebates and after shipping

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, surfing the internet, watching movies/TV

Are you buying a monitor: No

Do you need to buy OS: No

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Wherever's cheapest

Location: Madison, Wisconsin, US

Parts Preferences: None

Your Monitor Resolution: 1680x1050
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December 8, 2012 9:36:18 PM

Here you go:

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-U9B SE2 37.9 CFM CPU Cooler ($60.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($162.86 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($37.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($88.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung 830 Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($131.98 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($366.97 @ Newegg)
Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($109.98 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($79.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($22.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $1277.71
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-08 18:36 EST-0500)
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December 8, 2012 9:37:29 PM

Here you go.

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($214.99 @ Newegg)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master TPC 812 86.2 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($162.86 @ Newegg)
Memory: Patriot Intel Extreme Master, Limited Ed 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($40.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($109.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung 830 Series 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($189.99 @ Newegg)
Video Card: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB Video Card ($379.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Cooler Master Storm Enforcer ATX Mid Tower Case ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk II 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($99.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($24.98 @ Newegg)
Total: $1318.76
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-08 18:41 EST-0500)
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December 8, 2012 9:38:46 PM

WTF!I did not notice any post how weird haha!
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December 8, 2012 9:57:59 PM

Thanks guys. :) 
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December 8, 2012 10:29:31 PM

No problem.Your welcome bud. :) 
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