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Need Help With New PC

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December 28, 2012 3:18:46 AM

I need help with building my new gaming pc!
Approximate Purchase Date: In the Next Month

Budget Range: $1000 but I'm willing to go over for things like keyboard and mouse

System Usage from Most to Least Important: Mostly just for gaming and a little for surfing the net.

Parts Not Required: keyboard and mouse

Preferred Website(s) for Parts: I like Newegg

Country: Canada

Parts Preferences: I like Intel and Nvidia, but I'm open to different things

Overclocking: Maybe

SLI or Crossfire: Not right now

Monitor Resolution: Whatever is best

Thanks for all your help its really appreciated!

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a b B Homebuilt system
a b 4 Gaming
December 29, 2012 3:49:16 AM

Will run any game on High/Max Settings. Remove the SSD if you dont have enough money but i strongly suggest it so you can install your os and games on it for faster loading times

PCPartPicker part list:
Price breakdown by merchant:

CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($209.99 @ NCIX)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($27.99 @ NCIX)
Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Extreme4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($114.99 @ Canada Computers)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($41.74 @ DirectCanada)
Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1.5TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX)
Storage: Intel 330 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($89.99 @ Canada Computers)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition 2GB Video Card ($249.99 @ Newegg Canada)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ NCIX)
Power Supply: Antec High Current Gamer 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($69.99 @ NCIX)
Optical Drive: Sony AD-7280S-0B DVD/CD Writer ($16.99 @ Canada Computers)
Monitor: Asus VH236H 23.0" Monitor ($139.99 @ Canada Computers)
Total: $1071.64
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-12-29 00:48 EST-0500)
January 26, 2013 5:20:14 PM

Best answer selected by tomcg22.