Hello guys, my friend and I are choosing parts for a new gaming build. We've decided on these parts so far with an $800 budget, this doesn't include mail-in rebates. We'd like some feedback on this AMD-themed build, as well as a plausible Intel-themed counter-build. Thanks.
Approximate Purchase Date: February - March 2013 Budget Range: $800~ before shipping/rebates System Usage: Gaming Are you buying a monitor: Yes Parts to Upgrade: Everything except peripherals like mouse and keyboard Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: no preference Location: Charlotte, NC Parts Preferences: No preference. Overclocking: Probably not. SLI or Crossfire: No Your Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 Additional Comments: Hoping to run modern games at highest settings. Why Are You Upgrading: Need a gaming computer.