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February 18, 2013 9:57:45 AM

For a good gaming computer.

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/EhJK
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/EhJK/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/EhJK/benchmarks/

CPU: AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor ($194.15 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 65.0 CFM CPU Cooler ($80.31 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($179.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ares Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($52.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 256GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($212.95 @ Mac Connection)
Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7950 3GB Video Card ($279.99 @ Newegg)
Case: NZXT Phantom 410 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case ($98.98 @ Outlet PC)
Power Supply: PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk II 950W 80 PLUS Silver Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($124.98 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Lite-On iHAS124-04 DVD/CD Writer ($18.98 @ Outlet PC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional SP1 (OEM) (64-bit) ($119.00 @ Amazon)
Monitor: Acer B243HLbmdrz 24.0" Monitor ($299.95 @ Mac Connection)
Keyboard: AZIO Levetron Mech5 Wired Gaming Keyboard ($91.70 @ Amazon)
Total: $1753.97
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-02-18 06:55 EST-0500)

With possibly a extra XFX radeon 7950 added later

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February 18, 2013 10:02:37 AM

looks awesome !!! Nothing to say, all parts matches and are really good quality...
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February 18, 2013 7:43:17 PM

Get 1866MHz RAM, there is a noticeable performance difference, and I wouldn't get a Spinpoint HDD, I would go with a Seagate Barracuda. And the 950W PSU is way overkill, even with 2 GPUs, so if you could get one that is more then 750W for less money I would go with that. Also if you have a little more money I would get a modular PSU because it will be easier to build with and will improve airflow because there won't be as many cables.
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February 20, 2013 2:52:34 AM

Thanks man! Ill look into that.
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February 23, 2013 2:00:08 AM

Best answer selected by barnder.
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