Advice on $2500/£1600 PC

Approximate Purchase Date: (e.g.: this week (the closer the better))

Budget Range: $2500/£1600 After Rebates

System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, video rendering, video editing, video viewing, internet, text editing

Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse

Preferred Website(s) for Parts:

Country: United Kingdom

Parts Preferences: by brand or type: I am not willing to change the case or CPU

Overclocking: Yes

SLI or Crossfire: Yes

Monitor Resolution: 1920x1080 (x2)

Current Parts List
Corsair 600T Graphite Series Limited Edition White Mid Tower Gaming Case with Side Window w/o PSU
4x 120mm Coolermaster Turbine Master Silent Case Fan High Air Flow
Intel I7-2600K
Thermalright HR-02 Macho CPU Cooler with 140mm Silent Fan For 775/1155/1156/1366 AMD AM2/AM3
Asus P8Z68-V, Intel Z68, S 1155, DDR3, SATA III - 6Gb/s, RAID SATA, PCIe 2.0 (x16), VGA On Board, ATX
2x 2GB POV GTX 560 Ti Ultra Charged, 40nm, 4008MHz GDDR5, GPU 910MHz, Shader 1820MHz, 384 Cores, mHDMI
8GB (3x4GB) Corsair Vengeance Jet Black, DDR3 PC3-12800 (1600) Non-ECC, CAS 9-9-9-24, XMP, 1.50V
90GB OCZ Agility 3 SSD, 2.5" SATA 6Gb/s, SandForce 2281, Read 525MB/s, Write 500MB/s, 85K IOPS
1TB Seagate ST1000DM003 Barracuda 7200.12 SATA III 6Gb/s 7200rpm 64mb Cache NCQ OEM
2x 24" Dell P2412H Professional LED Monitor VGA/DVI-D 2 Port USB 2.0 Hub 1920x1080 1000:1 250cd/m2 5ms
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP1, Operating System, Single, - OEM
Corsair AX1200 1200W
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  1. bump
  2. nice selection.i would suggest these change-
    you cannot use 12GB RAM with sandybridge cpu.get 8GB DDR3 it's enough.if you want to do heavy multitasking then 16GB is good.
    that gpu is good but i would suggest you to wait for beats up gtx 580 has better multimonitor perfromance.3GB VRAM is good for can also upgrade it in near future.i am a bit confused about GPUs ATM.other things are good
  3. thanks
    another bump
  4. one more BUMP :)
  6. +1 BUMP :)
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