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December 27, 2012 7:45:16 PM

hello im building a new gaming pc and open is to suggestions , since i dont know which parts to buy . I just want a pc that can run dual client of games or atleast can run multiple games if possible . I also have a limited budget probably around $1300 max , and i also want it to be upgradeble so when i have enough money for 2 graphic card .. thanks . .

here is what i have in mind please comment what you prefer for me to use that would be worth the money ( i did not include the case and dvd reader since i already have one)

Corsair SSD Force Series GT 120GB 2.5"
ASUS MAXIMUS V GENE, Socket-1155
Cooler Master GX 650W PSU
ASUS GeForce GTX 660 2GB PhysX CUDA
Intel® Core i5-3570K Processor
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600MHz 8GB CL9

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a b 4 Gaming
December 27, 2012 8:04:37 PM

This topic has been moved from the section CPU & Components to section Systems by Mousemonkey
a b 4 Gaming
December 27, 2012 8:15:38 PM

Mobo is too expensive.

PSU is a poor choice of brand.
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December 27, 2012 8:20:58 PM

Change the power supply, go with Seasonic or Corsair. If you want to do SLI in the future go with 750 watts at least with enough amps in the +12V Rail.
You can buy a cheaper motherboard as Finneous said.

a b 4 Gaming
December 27, 2012 9:34:56 PM
a b 4 Gaming
December 27, 2012 10:02:53 PM

Here one other suggestion.Anyway, good luck!

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.98 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($179.99 @ NCIX US)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($35.57 @ NCIX US)
Storage: A-Data Premier Pro SP900 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($94.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($250.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Video Card: Asus GeForce GTX 660 2GB Video Card (2-Way SLI) ($250.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Power Supply: XFX ProSeries 750W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($79.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $1182.46
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-27 19:08 EST-0500) Optional Components

Some people have interest in monitors, speakers, mice and keyboards, so i will also including some recommendations for these items as well. I won’t be explaining the choices as peripherals are quite very much dependent on the person using the PC (For example, someone serious about audio may end up with $400 Audioengine 5+ speakers and an ASUS Xonar Essence STX), but here are some suggestions that are a good fit for this build.
Monitor ASUS VS247H-P 24″ Full HD Monitor http://www.amazon.com/VE248H-24-Inch-Full-HD-Integrated...
Sound Card Creative Sound Blaster Z http://www.amazon.com/Creative-Blaster-Beamforming-Micr...
Speakers Logitech Z313 Speakers http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-980-000382-Z313-Speaker-...

Mouse Logitech Optical Gaming Mouse G400 http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Optical-Gaming-High-Prec...
Keyboard Logitech Gaming Keyboard G110 http://www.amazon.com/Logitech-920-002232-Gaming-Keyboa...
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