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  • Started 2 years ago by evan1082
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evan1082
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So i have never built a custom PC before and am in need of a second opinion for the hardware that I chosen. My budget is 3000 and am looking on building an all around fast computer with plenty of power to run the latest PC games. any advice or information would be greatly appreciated. Here are the components:

ASRock Z77 Extreme9 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
Intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core Desktop Processor
CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CML16GX3M4A1600C9
OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-256G 2.5" 256GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
EVGA 02G-P4-2680-KR GeForce GTX 680 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM
Coolmax 1200W ATX12V v2.3 /EPS 12V v2.92 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply
ASUS Black Blu-ray Drive SATA Model BC-12B1ST/BLK/B/AS - OEM
CORSAIR H100 (CWCH100) Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler

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Eddiebug1
Eddiebug1
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i personaly would go with an ASUS motherboard and windows 7 ultimate for the XP mode and other goodies.
Coolmax 1200W ATX12V v2.3 /EPS 12V v2.92 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply
thats what i got with the info from newegg so it is made to work with the ASUS CrossFire motherboard

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Eddiebug1
Eddiebug1
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http://www.newegg.com you can look at parts on this site.

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