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First PC would love some opinions

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February 11, 2013 6:20:20 PM

I am a noob building a pc over the next couple of months and would like some input by the experts here. I would like to keep this system for the next 5-10 years before building a new one. I will be using Windows 8 as my operating system. I will want to probably use 3-4 monitors in the future so I will be upgrading the video cards later on. As of now I have come up with this build. Anything I might be missing that you can point out would be helpful. All input and opinions whether positive or negative will be appreciated.

Case: NZXT Phantom Full (7 Fans/4 Included)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Processor: Intel i5-3570k
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V Deluxe
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 32GB (4X8GB)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
SSD: Samsung 840 Pro 256GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
HD: Seagate Barracuda 3TB (3)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Optical: Lite-On Blu-Ray Burner IHBS212-08
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Card Reader: AFT PRO-55U
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Graphics: EVGA GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB (2)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
Sound: Asus Xonar Essence STX
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
TV: Hauppage WinTV-HVR-2250
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

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February 11, 2013 6:24:50 PM

Get only 16gb of RAM. 32gb is stupid and pointless.
You have no PSU listed.
Motherboard is super overpriced. Spend no more than $150 on a motherboard.
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February 12, 2013 9:44:29 PM

Alright I've now decided based on your input to switch the memory and motherboard. I'm now going with the Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2X8) and the Asus P8Z77-V Pro instead of the deluxe. I know it's still more than the $150 you said but it's still cheaper than the other one. 2 questions though. What wattage psu should i get and when i figure that out what do you think of the Seasonic X Series?
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February 12, 2013 11:36:37 PM

Seasonic is the best .
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